Art that Works
since 1972

We offer a balance of talent and technology that's guided by decades of practical experience. This enables us to produce a wide range of top quality professional material both quickly and economically - from a one-off brochure right up to the conception, production and maintenance of an effective promotions campaign.

  • Free initial consultation
    We’ll visit you at your convenience and find out about the needs of your business and your customers. If you have a project in mind we’ll take your brief and supply you with accurate quotes that satisfy your specific requirements.

  • Design audit and proposals

We look at what you have to offer through the eyes of a prospective customer, we assess what you need to say and present it in the most effective way . . .
If you don’t have a specific project in mind but are seeking new concepts and ideas we can evaluate your existing visual imagery and come up with proposals to give your promotion and marketing a variety of new options.

  • Graphic design
    With over 40 years experience in the creative business we realise that the first impressions of any organisation depends almost entirely on the visual way it is presented in print and other media. We also understand that visual imagery is the cornerstone of marketing and promotion. In support we have well-established relationships with a wide range of professional creatives, all with skills refined by years of on-the-job experience. There's no pretentious artyness and no beginners learning their trade at your expense.

  • Corporate identity, branding and application
    Your Corporate Identity and Brand Identities are amongst the most important design considerations you can make. They are the foundation for all your design and marketing output. Effort spent at this stage will set the scene for your company’s future image. A well designed CI will be distinctive and easy to use for years to come. The addition of a usage guide or full CI guide will mean anyone can successfully apply your CI and Brands to maintain continuity. The way you present yourself is a reflection on your business and how it works.

  • Print production and print buying 
    The range of printed items you have to choose from is vast and we will always advise on the best, most cost effective solution. We have many happy customers who have benefited from our years of knowledge in this area. Many years of trade print buying means you get the best prices and the best service without getting tangled up in the complexities.

  • Creative retouching and Photoshop work 
    We are experts in digital retouching, photo manipulation, colourising, enhancing and digital illustration for all media.

  • Illustration
    Our professional illustrators offer traditional and contemporary drawing skills including airbrush, calligraphy, caricatures and cartoons.

  • Photography
    Commercial product photography, creative photography, location and studio shoots.

  • Advertising and direct marketing
    Talking directly to your customers is proven to be the most effective way to grow your business. Giving them the opportunity to respond, interact and comment is very important. You are entering into probably the most creative area of what we do, it is certainly one of the most enjoyable.

  • Press releases and PR
    A very important and cost effective part of your marketing activity. We can offer sector specific expertise for all PR activity.

  • Newspaper Page Make-up
    Magazine and newspaper design and page assembly. Regular 'deadlined' work or 1-offs. Mock-ups, visuals and 'dummies' produced up to proof stage. Printing can be arranged.

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