Contents : Projects 1 Projects Document layouts: examples and concepts I’ve been designing brochures, reports and documents for almost thirty years. These are concepts and examples I’ve produced in recent months. 2 Design Suzuki Hustler: an advertising concept for a Japanese kei car I wanted to experiment with some advertising concepts that would appeal more to a Japanese audience than a western one. The Suzuki Hustler was my focus. 3 Design The business model canvas doesn’t fit. So I fixed it for their investment prospectus. A investment prospectus included a business model canvas. The challenge was presenting it in a way that flowed for print and tablet. 4 Design Soviet avant-garde movie posters are awesome. Here’s my take… Inspired by early Soviet avant-garde movie posters, I’ve created posters that combine montage, photo manipulation and bright, bold colours. 5 Design Bar charts are boring. So I tried something a bit different… India’s energy policy created the perfect opportunity to experiment with infographic styles. Cue Affinity Designer, 3 hours of work and a cup of coffee. 6 Design Single covers: a daily design challenge A daily design challenge is a great way to develop graphic design skills. I spent a week designing covers for tracks chosen at random by iTunes 7 Projects Pitching for new investment? Don’t rely on a single pitch deck. Investment pitches tend to be Death by PowerPoint. I took a different approach for one small business. The result was a structured design that separated data, presentations and follow-up documentation. 8 Design Influencer media kit: an experiment in graphic design An experiment with Affinity Designer to create a media kit for an influencer. Includes a step-by-step walk through of the graphic design process. 9 Design The 12 must-haves for an effective product page An infographic presenting the features successful ecommerce websites have on their product pages. Based on research into 20+ profitable digital businesses.