Logo design for a conference: Inner Worlds, Outer Worlds

Last year I designed a logo for a conference to be held at the University of Birmingham called Inner Worlds, Outer Worlds [PDF], with a variety of talks and workshops on the subject of ‘developing personal and institutional narratives in support of LGBTQ students’.

Inner Worlds, Outer Worlds conference logo

I was pretty happy with the metaphor behind the final logo, and I think the conference put it to good use. You can see my exploration and development process below.

Continue reading


The wisdom of Philosoraptor

Philosoraptor on hypothetical questions The Philosoraptor is probably my favourite advice animal image macro meme series.

The graphic was created for a t-shirt design, but quickly turned up on 4chan as a blank image macro template. Apparently the creator, Sam Smith, was happy to see his work being used, and applied a Creative Commons licence.

I’ve picked a few of my favourites…

Continue reading