So I managed to get myself a Google+ invite earlier, and spend a bit of time over my lunch break playing around with it and getting familiarised. First impressions are that it’s a prettier version of Facebook. It’s got most of the same functionality (except for Events, which are a key reason in why I’ve […]
I’ve finally just finished the lower-case characters for my Metal Beer font. Next step, numbers and special characters, so there’s a working alphabet, and then, eventually, I’ll take a look at the upper-case characters. If anyone knows of any free/cheap software to convert these into a real font, I’d love to hear about it, please. […]
Last year, I created a limited-character font for a beer label illustration – I’ve finally revisited it and started creating the rest of the alphabet. If I can get it completed soon, then I’ll likely look into converting it into a real, usable font which I may sell, so keep an eye out!
For a couple of months now, I’ve been using FreeAgent to take care of my invoicing and book-keeping needs. I had been using Freshbooks for years — their invoicing system still works very well, and I saw no real reason to leave… That is until, one evening in the pub, a friend mentioned that they’d […]
I’ve just set up Yo Illo, a website to organise regular gatherings for illlustrators in London. The first meet up is planned for Thursday 20th January at the Yorkshire Grey pub in Clerkenwell — if you’re interested in coming along to this or any future networking evenings, then get yourself over to www.yoillo.com and sign […]