Category Archives: graphic design

DEAR VELVET: The Sea Is Calling Me

You may have noticed, as I am settling back home in Cape Town, South Africa, that my blogs have become more about my travelling mind rather than venturing to distant, exciting destinations. My mind never stops ticking, as my friends … Continue reading

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Some bubble gum for your brain this Friday afternoon

Friday work days tend to drag on as you anticipate your weekend plans. Let’s be honest – productivity levels drop slightly as your mind drifts off and you find yourself surfing the web in search of some bubble gum for … Continue reading

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The Birthday Bus to J.C. Le Roux and Brainaissance in Stellenbosch

Last Saturday I went on a mini trip, of sorts, to Stellenbosch. What was the occasion? It was my friend, Dale’s (affectionately referred to as Jeff) 30th Birthday bash. Jeff and his girlfriend, Julz, organised an awesome wine tasting day in Stellenbosch. So, … Continue reading

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A message to my former Rhodes Journalism & Media Studies student self

An old Rhodes Journalism friend contacted me about doing some work for Rhodes University; which sent my mind down memory lane. It made me reflect and think about what I’ve done and achieved in the past decade and what I wish I had known back then. … Continue reading

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Word porn Wednesday

It’s Word porn Wednesday! I’ve created a habit of saving my favourite Word porn posts onto my iPhone and have decided to share the best ones every now and then. As I have started a really cool new job at Hellocomputer … Continue reading

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Some sweet ear candy – Good Luck’s Figure of 8

I am absolutely loving this track at the moment…. Proudly South African band, Good Luck, has created an awesome feel-good track called Figure of 8. It has a great modern African feel with great vocals mixed with upbeat instrumental and electronic beats. … Continue reading

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A few inspirational #wordporn quotes for your Sunday afternoon

You either love them or hate them – those inspirational and profound quotes that pop up on your Facebook and Pinterest news feed. I love words and when they are put together with a cute little design they have become … Continue reading

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