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Creative Waffle - Design & Illustration Podcast

Creative Waffle - Design & Illustration Podcast

By Mark Hirons
A weekly design and illustration podcast for students, graduates and emerging creatives. Bringing you top tips and honest advice from industry professionals every Monday.
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Sexism and career ladders - We are outspoken - Ep. 210
We're joined by the women of 'We are Outspoken' in this roundtable podcast. Discussing sexism, careers, goals and differences. An interesting discussion that isn't had a lot in the industry. Find We are Outspoken here: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/weare_outspoken_/ https://creativewaffle.club/resources/we-are-outspoken ------------ Audio podcast links: 🎙iTunes: https://apple.co/2vPtri6 🎙Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PVk0ou 🎙Castbox: https://castbox.fm/x/1yfg3 🎙Anchor: https://bit.ly/3axFj7l Podcast socials: 👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club 📸 Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone 🐦 Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:39:58
November 16, 2020
Making and Selling your own products - Karl Thyer - Ep. 209
Karl Thyer is an illustrator based in London, specialising in creating and making Liverpool FC based products. During the show Karl shares his advice on setting up shop and how to find an audience for your products. Hope you enjoy the show. Find Karl here: https://twitter.com/KarlThyer https://www.goalstar.co.uk/ ------------ Useful guides for young creatives: https://guides.nikkylyle.com/a/u2tep Audio podcast links: 🎙iTunes: https://apple.co/2vPtri6 🎙Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PVk0ou 🎙Castbox: https://castbox.fm/x/1yfg3 🎙Anchor: https://bit.ly/3axFj7l Podcast socials: 👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club 📸 Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone 🐦 Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:19:09
November 12, 2020
Lockdown 2 Action Plan for creatives - Max Ragged Edge - Ep. 208
Lockdown 2 is here in the UK. We chat with Max from Ragged Edge about how independent, freelance and agencies can get through it this second. wave. Hope you find it useful. Find Ragged Edge here: https://raggededge.com/ Useful guides for young creatives: https://guides.nikkylyle.com/a/u2tep ------------ Audio podcast links: 🎙iTunes: https://apple.co/2vPtri6. 🎙Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PVk0ou 🎙Castbox: https://castbox.fm/x/1yfg3 🎙Anchor: https://bit.ly/3axFj7l Podcast socials: 👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club 📸 Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone 🐦 Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
57:54
November 9, 2020
Legal, taxes and money - A guide for creatives - Oliver Cooper - Nimble Accounting - Ep. 207
Legal, taxes and money - A guide for creatives - Oliver Cooper - Nimble Accounting Find Oliver here:  https://www.nimbleaccounting.co.uk/ ----------- Logo Package Express 20% off: https://bit.ly/2CgOs8J Design Cuts X CW Bundle 50% off: https://www.designcuts.com/creative-waffles-multi-purpose-bundle/?ref=creativewaffle Design Cuts Affiliate Link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=creativewaffle ------------ Audio podcast links: 🎙iTunes: https://apple.co/2vPtri6 🎙Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PVk0ou 🎙Castbox: https://castbox.fm/x/1yfg3 🎙Anchor: https://bit.ly/3axFj7l Podcast socials: 👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club 📸 Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone 🐦 Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
58:01
October 29, 2020
How to get a creative job during COVID - Nikky Lyle - Ep. 206 Creative Waffle
Here are Nikky's guides mentioned on the pod: https://guides.nikkylyle.com/a/u2tep --------- Logo Package Express 20% off: https://bit.ly/2CgOs8J Design Cuts X CW Bundle 50% off: https://www.designcuts.com/creative-waffles-multi-purpose-bundle/?ref=creativewaffle Design Cuts Affiliate Link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=creativewaffle ------------ Audio podcast links: 🎙iTunes: https://apple.co/2vPtri6 🎙Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PVk0ou 🎙Castbox: https://castbox.fm/x/1yfg3 🎙Anchor: https://bit.ly/3axFj7l Podcast socials: 👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club 📸 Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone 🐦 Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:02:18
October 26, 2020
Nostalgia, Jägerbombs, style and life with Maya Ealey - Ep. 204
This week on the podcast, we chat with Maya Ealey about all things 90s, design and life. Enjoy!   Find Maya here: https://www.mayaealey.me/ Logo Package Express 20% off: https://bit.ly/2CgOs8J Design Cuts X CW Bundle 50% off: https://www.designcuts.com/creative-waffles-multi-purpose-bundle/?ref=creativewaffle Design Cuts Affiliate Link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=creativewaffle ------------ Audio podcast links: 🎙iTunes: https://apple.co/2vPtri6 🎙Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PVk0ou 🎙Castbox: https://castbox.fm/x/1yfg3 🎙Anchor: https://bit.ly/3axFj7l Podcast socials: 👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club 📸 Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone 🐦 Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:41:44
October 19, 2020
Pro Footballer turned graphic designer - Mark Johnson - Ep. 203 Creative Waffle
Mark Johnson is a sports illustrator and designer. He has worked with a number of high profile client including Umbro, National Football Museum, BBC Motd Magazine, Olympique de Marseille, New Balance US, BT Sport and more. In this episode we chat about his journey from being a footballer into a graphic designer. Enjoy. Find Mark here: http://www.markjohnsondesign.co.uk/ ------------ Logo Package Express 20% off: https://bit.ly/2CgOs8J Design Cuts X CW Bundle 50% off: https://www.designcuts.com/creative-waffles-multi-purpose-bundle/?ref=creativewaffle Design Cuts Affiliate Link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=creativewaffle ------------ Audio podcast links: 🎙iTunes: https://apple.co/2vPtri6 🎙Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PVk0ou 🎙Castbox: https://castbox.fm/x/1yfg3 🎙Anchor: https://bit.ly/3axFj7l Podcast socials: 👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club 📸 Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone 🐦 Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:01:12
October 12, 2020
Craig Black Rangers FC, Dream Projects & Visualisation - Ep. 202 Creative Waffle
Craig Black is known for his typographic illustrations, visual identities, typefaces and everything more. We chat with Craig about one of his latest projects. Dream client, Scottish football club, Rangers FC.  Find Craig here: https://craigblackdesign.com/  Logo Package Express 20% off: https://bit.ly/2CgOs8J Design Cuts X CW Bundle 50% off: https://www.designcuts.com/creative-waffles-multi-purpose-bundle/?ref=creativewaffle Design Cuts Affiliate Link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=creativewaffle ------------ Audio podcast links: 🎙iTunes: https://apple.co/2vPtri6 🎙Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PVk0ou 🎙Castbox: https://castbox.fm/x/1yfg3 🎙Anchor: https://bit.ly/3axFj7l Podcast socials: 👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club 📸 Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone 🐦 Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:31:13
October 8, 2020
Designers Health, Teaching, Old Logos and more - Scott Fuller Studio Temporary - Ep. 201 Creative Waffle Podcast
Scott Fuller is a Designer, Illustrator & Owner of The Studio Temporary. Coming out of Atlanta Georgia, Scott has become a go-to creative in the states. His unique style and friendly personality has attracted big clients, such as Killer Mike of Run The Jewells and Atlanta United Soccer club. During the pod, we chat about his health and fitness battle, old logos, his inspiration collection, and how he's finding becoming a teacher. Enjoy the show. Logo Package Express 20% off: https://bit.ly/2CgOs8J Design Cuts X CW Bundle 50% off: https://www.designcuts.com/creative-waffles-multi-purpose-bundle/?ref=creativewaffle Design Cuts Affiliate Link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=creativewaffle ------------ Audio podcast links: 🎙iTunes: https://apple.co/2vPtri6 🎙Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PVk0ou 🎙Castbox: https://castbox.fm/x/1yfg3 🎙Anchor: https://bit.ly/3axFj7l Podcast socials: 👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club 📸 Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone 🐦 Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:23:01
October 5, 2020
Reflections on life, corona, industry and more - Geo Law | Ep. 200
This week on the CW podcast we celebrate our 200th episode. Mark chat's to illustrator Geo Law about all things philosophical, along with advice on how to not compare yourself to others, why that is evil, a rant about saving money, why Instagram is meaningless, and why we need to ask people for feedback. Enjoy :) Logo Package Express 20% off: https://bit.ly/2CgOs8J Design Cuts X CW Bundle 50% off: https://www.designcuts.com/creative-waffles-multi-purpose-bundle/?ref=creativewaffle Design Cuts Affiliate Link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=creativewaffle ------------ Audio podcast links: 🎙iTunes: https://apple.co/2vPtri6 🎙Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PVk0ou 🎙Castbox: https://castbox.fm/x/1yfg3 🎙Anchor: https://bit.ly/3axFj7l Podcast socials: 👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club 📸 Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone 🐦 Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
2:10:14
September 28, 2020
Champions Designer Bobby Martin - Ep. 199
Find Bobby Here: Championsdesign.com  ------------ Logo Package Express 20% off: https://bit.ly/2CgOs8J Design Cuts X CW Bundle 50% off: https://www.designcuts.com/creative-waffles-multi-purpose-bundle/?ref=creativewaffle Design Cuts Affiliate Link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=creativewaffle ------------ Audio podcast links: 🎙iTunes: https://apple.co/2vPtri6 🎙Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PVk0ou 🎙Castbox: https://castbox.fm/x/1yfg3 🎙Anchor: https://bit.ly/3axFj7l Podcast socials: 👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club 📸 Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone 🐦 Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:26:44
September 21, 2020
What actually is branding? - Danny Mathews - Ep. 198
Danny Mathews shares his deep knowledge of branding as we have a discussion around what the term branding actually means and how we can better serve our clients. Find Danny here: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/theactualdanny/ http://dannyand.co/  ------------ Logo Package Express 20% off: https://bit.ly/2CgOs8J Design Cuts X CW Bundle 50% off: https://www.designcuts.com/creative-waffles-multi-purpose-bundle/?ref=creativewaffle Design Cuts Affiliate Link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=creativewaffle ------------ Audio podcast links: 🎙iTunes: https://apple.co/2vPtri6 🎙Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PVk0ou 🎙Castbox: https://castbox.fm/x/1yfg3 🎙Anchor: https://bit.ly/3axFj7l Podcast socials: 👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club 📸 Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone 🐦 Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:33:47
September 14, 2020
Ade Mills - Ep. 197 Creative Waffle
Find Ade here: https://www.instagram.com/ademills/ Logo Package Express 20% off: https://bit.ly/2CgOs8J Design Cuts X CW Bundle 50% off: https://www.designcuts.com/creative-waffles-multi-purpose-bundle/?ref=creativewaffle Design Cuts Affiliate Link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=creativewaffle ------------ Audio podcast links: 🎙iTunes: https://apple.co/2vPtri6 🎙Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PVk0ou 🎙Castbox: https://castbox.fm/x/1yfg3 🎙Anchor: https://bit.ly/3axFj7l Podcast socials: 👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club 📸 Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone 🐦 Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:05:51
September 6, 2020
Full Reptile - Owen Oxley - Ep. 196 Creative Waffle
This week on the podcast, Owen Oxley, Creative Director of Full Reptile Collective. Find Full Reptile & Owen here: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bonafide_frc_owen/ https://www.instagram.com/full_reptile/ Site: https://www.fullreptile.co.uk/ ------------ Logo Package Express 20% off: https://bit.ly/2CgOs8J ------------ Audio podcast links: 🎙iTunes: https://apple.co/2vPtri6 🎙Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PVk0ou 🎙Castbox: https://castbox.fm/x/1yfg3 🎙Anchor: https://bit.ly/3axFj7l Podcast socials: 👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club 📸 Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone 🐦 Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:18:22
August 31, 2020
Nigerian Design Scene - Fiyin Adeniyi - Ep. 195
Nigerian Design Scene - Fiyin Adeniyi - Ep. 195 Logo Package Express 20% off: https://bit.ly/2CgOs8J Design Cuts X CW Bundle 50% off: Design Cuts Affiliate Link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=creativewaffle ------ Podcast socials: 👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club 📸 Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone 🐦 Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
56:36
August 24, 2020
SEO and internet security for creatives - Kate Scott - Ep 194
SEO and internet security for creatives - Kate Scott - Ep 194 Logo Package Express 20% off: https://bit.ly/2CgOs8J Design Cuts Affiliate Link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=creativewaffle ------------ Podcast socials: 👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club 📸 Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone 🐦 Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:10:54
August 18, 2020
Colour, files and logo packaging - Michael - Logo Package Express - Ep 193
Logo Package Express is our brand new partner, offering you $20 discount on their 2.0 product.  Get the discount here: https://bit.ly/2CgOs8J
1:11:00
August 11, 2020
Hit the ground running out of uni - Will Rea - Episode 192
Will Rea is a Sheffield based illustrator. During this show we talk about getting known in the local area, building industry connections, mentors, thinking about the business side, and treating it as a business. All of the legal stuff and more.  This is a really useful episode for younger creatives coming out of uni.  ------------ 20% Discount on Logo Package Express:  https://bit.ly/3kjC9tp   Our Design Cuts Affiliate link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=creativewaffle ------------ Find Will here:  📸 https://www.instagram.com/willustration_/ Podcast socials:  👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club  📸 Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  🐦 Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:25:52
August 8, 2020
July Recap, Imposter Syndrome & more - Creative Waffle Ep. 191
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1:13:21
August 6, 2020
Creative Therapy with Illustrator Geo Law - Ep. 190
Geo Law is an illustrator from Sheffield, now working out of London, UK. He has worked with huge clients such as Facebook, and is represented by New York agency Snyder. Geo is also the man behind our latest merch, it was great to collaborate with him on that. New merch: https://creativewaffle.club/shop Find Geo here: Insta: https://www.instagram.com/geolaw/  ------------   Podcast links:  👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club  📸 Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  🐦 Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
2:56:50
August 1, 2020
The secrets of pricing creativity and design - Mike Janda - EP. 189 Creative Waffle
Mike Janda talks about pricing, why people buy and gives us a breakdown of how to work out an hourly rate. This is a super practical episode that helped us figure out pricing. It really made design pricing click for us and gave us confidence in our figures. Hope you find it just as useful. Find Mike here: http://michaeljanda.com/  https://www.instagram.com/morejanda  ------------  Audio podcast links:  🎙iTunes: https://apple.co/2vPtri6  🎙Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PVk0ou  🎙Castbox: https://castbox.fm/x/1yfg3  🎙Anchor: https://bit.ly/3axFj7l   Podcast socials:  👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club  📸 Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  🐦 Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:29:26
July 27, 2020
Diversity of thought - The BLK Originals - Ep. 188 Creative Waffle
The BLK Originals are an organisation bringing together athletes, content creators, and entrepreneurs. Creating a relatable resource for all of their members. This podcast is a powerful one that an open mind can learn and improve themselves from, by hearing others' stories and opinions we open ourselves up for growth.   Find The BLK Originals here:  https://www.instagram.com/theblkoriginals/  https://www.theblkoriginals.com/   ------------  Audio podcast links:  🎙iTunes: https://apple.co/2vPtri6  🎙Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PVk0ou  🎙Castbox: https://castbox.fm/x/1yfg3  🎙Anchor: https://bit.ly/3axFj7l   Podcast socials:  👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club  📸Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  🐦Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:30:13
July 20, 2020
Building a strong mentality - Ya'Qub Mir - Ep. 187
Ya'Qub Mir is a designer specialising in branding, currently working at Sun Studio in Manchester. Ya'Qub is an American sports fanatic, with a love of basketball and American football. During this podcast, we talk about traits from athletes and sports stars that we use in our own creative careers. Traits that help us to better ourselves and keep us hungry. Hope you enjoy the podcast. It's worth checking out episode 185, our philosophy, if you did enjoy this episode. Find Ya'Qub here: https://www.instagram.com/yaqubmir/ https://twitter.com/yaqubmir_ ------------   Audio podcast links:  🎙iTunes: https://apple.co/2vPtri6  🎙Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PVk0ou  🎙Castbox: https://castbox.fm/x/1yfg3  🎙Anchor: https://bit.ly/3axFj7l   Podcast socials:  👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club  📸 Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  🐦 Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:26:25
July 14, 2020
How to get a job at rolling stone - Gail Anderson - Ep. 168 Creative Waffle
Gail Anderson is an American graphic designer, writer, and educator. Mentioned by design legends such as Paula Scher. Gail is the co-author, with Steven Heller, of many big design titles on typography. Anderson teaches at the School of Visual Arts MFA and is the recipient of the 2008 Lifetime Achievement Medal from the AIGA. Having previously worked at Rolling Stone magazine. Find Gail here:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gailycurl/  Site: https://www.gailycurl.com/  ------------ Audio podcast links:  🎙iTunes: https://apple.co/2vPtri6  🎙Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2PVk0ou  🎙Castbox: https://castbox.fm/x/1yfg3  🎙Anchor: https://bit.ly/3axFj7l   Podcast socials:  👑Website: www.creativewaffle.club  📸Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  🐦Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:02:16
July 7, 2020
The 7 P's for creative career success
On this week's show, we discuss our philosophy/set of rules to run your career by. Traits that we've taken from and observed within successful creatives. From Patience to Portfolio, Principles to Persistence and many more. We break down each P and what they mean to us.   Here are the P's: Passion, Patience, Persistence, Principles, Portfolio, Perspective, Process, Purpose, People, Practice, and Pride.  We encourage you to pick a few of these or all of them and attach your own strong meaning to the word. Live by them and use them as a rail for your career. In the podcast, we discuss why we live by these P's.  Written up notes from the show: ------------   Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:07:01
July 2, 2020
How to build industry connections - Networking | Dave Clayton Ep. 184 CW
This week on the podcast we chat with Dave Clayton, all about networking and making friends. There is so much great advice in this episode so make sure you have a notepad at the ready. Hope you find this episode useful.   Find Dave here:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/itsdaveclayton/  Twitter: https://twitter.com/ItsDaveClayton  Podcast: http://heshootshedraws.com/  New book: https://www.amazon.co.uk/How-Do-That-Indesign/dp/1681984849  ------------   Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:41:08
June 30, 2020
Paula Scher: Acid, Raves, design Mafia and being a young designer.
This week on the podcast we have Paula Scher! We tried to talk to Paula about things she’s not talked about before on podcasts and interviews. Acid, drugs, the 70s, learning from the design mafia, and more, along with creative tips and talk about managing her personal work with her day job. We hope you enjoy this, one of a kind chat with Paula. ------------   If you've enjoyed this podcast, please do help us out, with a review on Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/creative-waffle/id1209751340   ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1  Time Stamps: 00:01:15 - Learning from design legends in the 70s 00:12:54 - Copying other peoples design work 00:16:40 - Drugs and raves in the 70s 00:21:53 - Would Paula have done anything different? 00:24:09 - Paula’s personal work 00:29:36 - Dedicating yourself to your career and work ethic 00:36:00 - What’s next for Paula, what goals does she have? 00:37:25 - How do younger designers get to work on big projects? 00:41:48 - Arrogance, imposter syndrome, ups and down of young designers 00:44:00 - Internet critiques and how it affects the project 00:48:00 - How would Paula use social media as a young designer? 00:54:54 - How do you want to be remembered?
59:37
June 21, 2020
Managing the start of your design career & Sad Magazine - Syd Danger - EP. 182 CW
This week on the Creative Waffle podcast, Vancouver designer, Syd Danger shares her stories and advice. From setting up and growing a community around Sad Magazine, to getting started in the industry. During the show, we chat about being overwhelmed at the start of your career, dealing with pressure from parents, and managing clients. Enjoy the chat! Find Syd here: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/syd_danger/ Site: https://www.syddanger.com/ SadMag: https://www.sadmag.ca/ ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:00:22
June 10, 2020
Lack of Diversity in Design Industry - Addressing the issue head-on - CW Ep. 181
This week on the podcast, we address the lack of diversity in the creative industries. I chat with Damian Graham of St Lea Creative as we tackle a huge issue head-on. We hope that this podcast can be the catalyst for similar conversations about the lack of diversity in the industry. By talking about it and understanding it we can change the current set up and make a real change.    Find Damian here: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/st_lea_creative/  Marketing week article: https://www.marketingweek.com/mark-ritson-black-lives-matter-brands/   ------------   Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle  Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast
1:41:29
June 5, 2020
Confidence and mindset - Ibby Tarafdar - Ep. 180 Creative Waffle
On this week on the podcast, I chat with Ibby Tarafdar about working with top sports stars, being featured in a BBC docuseries and his powerful mindset and attitude towards design.  From giving the client extra, working hard, having good people around you, and not being worried about asking. This podcast is packed full of good advice and values. Not to mention the incredible stories. Enjoy...   Find Ibby here:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ibbytarafdar/  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tarafdarstudio/  Site: http://ibbytarafdar.com/  ------------   Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:19:14
May 25, 2020
20+ Tips How to be Social Media Smart - Connor Fowler - Ep. 179 Creative Waffle
This week on the podcast we have Connor Fowler back in the hot-seat. A good friend of the show and social media student. Connor has put hours into understanding social media and the differences between platforms. In this week’s episode, he shares his best advice around how to get started and what you should and shouldn’t be doing on social.   Full write up and tips in blog form: www.creativewaffle.club/blog/socialmediasmart    Find Connor here:  Site: https://connorfowler.com/   Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cfowlerdesign/   Inferno site: https://theinferno.co/  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/theinferno.co/   ------------   Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone   Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:11:34
May 18, 2020
Putting your personality into your work - Taaryn Brench - Ep. 178 Creative Waffle
This week on the podcast I chat with Taaryn Brench about her sidestep into design and illustration. She also shares some practical advice on getting your personality into your work.   Find Taaryn here:  Twitter: https://twitter.com/taaryn_b  Site: https://taaryn.com/  Insta: https://www.instagram.com/taaryn_b/   ----   Podcast socials:  Site: http://creativewaffle.club/ Insta: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/  Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast
58:20
May 12, 2020
Clients are Friends & becoming a design hotline - Neil Jamieson - Sporting Press | Ep. 177
On the podcast this week, I’m joined by Neil Jamieson aka Sporting Press. We chat about a few really powerful topics on this podcast, guided drifting, and what that means to build up trust, working hard and becoming the go-to guy for your client. How to get over failed projects, how important experience is, and making clients your friends. This is an advice filled episode, make sure you've got a notebook to hand or checkout www.creativewaffle.club/blog/clients-are-friends for the key points. Find Neil Here: Twitter: https://twitter.com/sportingpress1 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/the_sporting_press/ Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:19:35
May 4, 2020
Breaking into the industry ft. Amy Rauch | Ep. 176 Creative Waffle
This week on the podcast we chat with Amy Rauch about finishing university/college and breaking into the industry. Amy is a YouTuber and by day a graphic designer in the real estate industry, she shares her story of getting her first design job. Giving advice to younger designers.   Find Amy here:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/amydrauch/  Twitter: https://twitter.com/amydrauch   ------------ Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:13:54
April 28, 2020
Getting your first design job and more - Middleboop - Ep. 175 Creative Waffle
This week on the podcast I chat with Gordon Reid of Middleboop. With loads of advice in this episode, it is a must-watch. We start off with the best way to get noticed and applying for jobs in hard times.  Check out the full 'Do's and Don'ts of job applications' blog post here: https://www.creativewaffle.club/blog/standout   Find Gordon here:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/middleboop/  Site: https://www.middleboop.com/   ------------ Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:36:50
April 20, 2020
Colts, Browns, Rams NFL rebrand chat + Sports Brand and design review
Colts, Browns, Rams NFL rebrand chat + Sports Brand and design with Adam Martin from the Makers of Sport podcast...   Find Adam here:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/makersofsport/  Pod: https://makersofsport.com/   ------------- Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
52:49
April 15, 2020
It's in the journey - Sash Shots - Ep. 172 Creative Waffle
This week on the show, Sash Shots tells his stories of how he found photography and has the goal of telling a story. We also chat about deliberate practice, going all-in, seeking opportunities and finding peace in the journey. Hope you enjoy the show. Blog post for this episode: https://www.creativewaffle.club/blog/sashshots   Find Sash here:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sashshots/  Site: https://sashshots.photography/   ------------ Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:32:36
April 10, 2020
Starting and growing Creative Boom - Katy Cowan - Ep. 173 Creative Waffle
Starting and growing Creative Boom with Katy Cowan   Find Creative Boom here:  Site: https://www.creativeboom.com/podcast/  Podcast: https://www.creativeboom.com/   ------------   Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:31:07
April 6, 2020
A guide to working from home PT. 2 - Dave Will - Ep. 172
Part 1: https://youtu.be/UHCLsQhNY-cMore tips and advice in this episode of 'A guide to working from home' with Dave Will. Find Dave here: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/davewi11/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/davewi11  ------------ Ways to help the show:  - Support on Patreon https://bit.ly/396GhY9  - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle ------------ Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://bit.ly/35YfoneTwitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
57:07
March 30, 2020
A guide to working from home - Dave Will - Ep. 171
As everyone is starting to work from home, plus most of the community already does... Dave has worked as a freelance illustrator for many years now and during the show he shares his tried and tested methods for staying on track and focused on his daily tasks. Episode 1 of 2 on the topic, lots of practical advice and tips in this episode, take notes. Find Dave here: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/davewi11/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/davewi11 ------------  Ways to help the show: - Support on Patreon https://bit.ly/396GhY9 - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
59:34
March 18, 2020
Corona Virus Covid-19 how it will impact the creative industry - Ep. 170
Corona Virus COVID-19 is sweeping the globe, on this weeks show we talk about how it will impact the creative industry, what do if you run out of work, freelancers and how to survive Corona Virus COVID-19.   Find Andy here: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tsbcreative/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/andytsbcreative https://tsbcreative.co.uk/ ------------  Ways to help the show:   - Support on Patreon https://bit.ly/396GhY9   - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign   ------------ Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
53:57
March 15, 2020
Your first design job - Sam Piesse - Ep. 169
This week on the podcast I chat with Sam Piesse, as we discuss everything about first design jobs. How to get to a job you're happy in, dream jobs, navigating the 9-5 life, work attitude and more... hope you enjoy the show.  Find Sam here: Twitter: https://twitter.com/sampiesse Insta: https://www.instagram.com/piessedesign/   Find Mark here: Website: www.bluedeer.design Email: hironscreative@gmail.com  ------------  Ways to help the show:  - Support on Patreon https://bit.ly/396GhY9 - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://bit.ly/35VOjkP - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:18:40
March 10, 2020
Design studio tips - BowStern - Ep. 168
This week's show features the creative team at BowStern, as we chat about design studio life and how to make the most of it. With tips on settling in, getting noticed, finding the right studio for you and more. Enjoy.  Find BowStern here: Insta: https://www.instagram.com/bowsternagram/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/BowStern Ways to help the show:  - Support on Patreon https://bit.ly/396GhY9   - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign   - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://bit.ly/35VOjkP  - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer  - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------  Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:02:02
March 6, 2020
Should you ever do free work? - Dan Leydon - Ep. 167 Creative Waffle
Video version: https://youtu.be/6eVSG6n_pqQ Should you ever work for free? This is a hugely controversial topic that people feel very strongly about in our creative industry. On the podcast illustrator Dan Leydon and I discuss working for free, when it can be beneficial and why you shouldn’t really ever do it. Hope you enjoy the show..   Find Dan here: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/danleydon/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/danleydon   Find Mark here:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/hironscreative  Twitter: https://twitter.com/HironsCreative  Email: hironscreative@gmail.com  ------------   Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:11:53
February 17, 2020
Getting started as a Designer or Illustrator. Tips of the trade - Adam Forster Illustration - Ep. 166 Creative Waffle
Getting started as a Designer or Illustrator. Tips of the trade - Adam Forster Illustration - Ep. 166 Creative Waffle Link to the PDF/Blog articles on how to email an art director: 1: https://medium.com/@titusmith/how-to-email-an-art-director-part-one-3da526a583fe  2: https://medium.com/@titusmith/how-to-email-an-art-director-part-two-1cdd39001c69   Find Adam here:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/adamforsterillustration/  Site: http://adamforsterillustration.com/   ------------   Ways to help the show:  - Support on Patreon https://bit.ly/396GhY9   - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign   - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://bit.ly/35VOjkP  - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer   - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks   ------------   Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:33:50
February 12, 2020
How to be a professional content creator - Adam Southwell - Ep. 165 Creative Waffle
This week on the show, I chat with content creator Adam Southwell. We talk through his journey and advice to creators. He shares his stories of working in nightclubs to working for a livestream funereal company. Adam has a great story and one full of tales and advice. Hope you enjoy the show and take the little gems from the pod. Enjoy. Find Adam here: https://twitter.com/AdamSouthwell https://www.instagram.com/AdamSouthwell Find Mark here: Website: www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://bit.ly/35ViwjU Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/hironscreative Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/hironscreative Facebook: https://bit.ly/2tH3AaL Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk ------------ Ways to help the show: - Leave a review on your podcasting platform of choice - Support on Patreon https://bit.ly/396GhY9 - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://bit.ly/35VOjkP - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:17:15
February 4, 2020
An introduction into being a creative - Sam Ailey & Mat Roff
This week on the podcast I chat with illustrator Sam Ailey and Mat Roff, as we discuss getting into the illustration and design world. Mat and Sam share their tips on getting more work, doing well in job interviews, sorting out your portfolio, reaching out to potential clients and starting your career with the right intentions.   Find Sam here:  Twitter: https://twitter.com/aileyun  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/aileyun/   Find Mat here:  https://twitter.com/MatRoff  http://www.instagram.com/matroff   Find Tim here:  https://twitter.com/timeasley  https://www.instagram.com/timeasley/ Find Mark here: Website: www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://bit.ly/35ViwjU Instagram: https://bit.ly/2MtgD6h Twitter: https://bit.ly/366GkkI Facebook: https://bit.ly/2tH3AaL Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk ------------ Ways to help the show: - Leave a review on your podcasting platform of choice - Support on Patreon https://bit.ly/396GhY9 - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://bit.ly/35VOjkP - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:26:54
January 29, 2020
Catherine Kay from Katnipp Illustrations - EP. 163 Creative Waffle
Hello everyone and welcome to the 163 episode of the Creative Waffle Podcast! In today's episode I had the AMAZING privilege of talking to Miss Catherine Kay from Katnipp Illustrations! Catherine is a full-time business owner from northern England who specializes in cute Kawaii illustrations and goodies. Catherine is also a widely known illustrator on platforms like Etsy, YouTube and Instagram where she shares her love for all things cute and pastel.   In this episode I chat with Catherine about her thought process behind branding Katnipp and how she got her start as a successful illustrator and business owner. We also talk about how she found her creative voice and grew her following on her social media platforms. Find Catherine Kay here:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/katnippillustration/  Etsy Shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/katnippillustrations?ref=shop_sugg   Find Hannah here:  Etsy Shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/DoodlebugDesignsbyHB?ref=seller-platform-mcnav  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/doodlebug.draws/  Email: h.brownie@outlook.com   ------------   Ways to help the show:   - Support on Patreon https://bit.ly/396GhY9   - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle, @BlueDeerDesign or @Doodlebug.draws  - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://bit.ly/35VOjkP   - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer   - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------  Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:17:20
January 22, 2020
Marcus Marritt - Football Creative 017
The Football Creative Podcast, with Marcus Marritt, Mark Hirons and Mat Roff. Find Marcus Marritt here:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/marcusmarritt/  Twitter: https://twitter.com/marcusmarritt   Find Mark here:  Website: www.bluedeer.design  Blog/podcast: https://bit.ly/35ViwjU  Instagram: https://bit.ly/2MtgD6h  Twitter: https://bit.ly/366GkkI  Facebook: https://bit.ly/2tH3AaL  Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk   ------------   Ways to help the show:   - Support on Patreon https://bit.ly/396GhY9   - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign  - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://bit.ly/35VOjkP   - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer   - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks  ------------ Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
53:11
January 17, 2020
Allanah Kerns from Whimsically Warm - Ep. 162 Creative Waffle
In today's episode of the podcast and my first ever episode, I had the wonderful privilege of talking to Allanah Kerns, the woman behind Whimsically Warm. Allanah and I are from the same area in Ohio and actually went to the same university. In this episode, we talk about how to brand yourself as a small business and as an individual, as well as how to grow your small business in a rural area versus a big city. We also touch on other topics such as is going to college necessary, the beginning steps to branding yourself.   Find Allanah here:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/whimsicallywarm/  Website: http://www.whimsicallywarm.com  Etsy: https://www.etsy.com/shop/WhimsicallyWarm?ref=search_shop_redirect   Find Hannah here:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/doodlebug.draws/  YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCkY9R_KxIGba6xdASudoFeg  Etsy: https://www.etsy.com/shop/DoodlebugDesignsbyHB?ref=seller-platform-mcnav   ------------   Ways to help the show:   - Support on Patreon https://bit.ly/396GhY9   - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign   - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://bit.ly/35VOjkP   - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer   - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks   ------------   Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
55:57
January 13, 2020
Danny Lennon - Football Creative Podcast
Danny Lennon is one of the motion designers at Manchester City Football club. Mat and I chat with him about his journey to getting his dream job and how creatives can get noticed by football clubs. This is one for any young designer or illustration wanting to work with/for a football club. I learnt a lot from this one and had a great time chatting with Danny. Find Danny here: Twitter: https://twitter.com/danny_motion Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/danny_motion/ Find Mark here: Website: www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://bit.ly/35ViwjU Instagram: https://bit.ly/2MtgD6h Twitter: https://bit.ly/366GkkI Facebook: https://bit.ly/2tH3AaL Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk ------------ Ways to help the show: - Support on Patreon https://bit.ly/396GhY9 - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://bit.ly/35VOjkP - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
52:13
January 9, 2020
Three designers walk into a pub...ft Damian Kidd - Ep. 161 Creative Waffle
This week on the podcast Mat Roff and I catch up with Damian Kidd and a few drinks in Newcastle. Pure designers pub talk. Hope you enjoy this one, it's a fun but deep one to kick the year off with.   Find Damian here:  Twitter: https://twitter.com/damian_kidd  Insta: http://damiankidd.co.uk/   Find Mark here:  Website: www.bluedeer.design  Instagram: https://bit.ly/2MtgD6h  Twitter: https://bit.ly/366GkkI  Facebook: https://bit.ly/2tH3AaL  Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk   ------------   Ways to help the show:   - Support on Patreon https://bit.ly/396GhY9   - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign  - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://bit.ly/35VOjkP   - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer   - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks   ------------   Podcast Social Links...  Website: www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone  Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:22:15
January 6, 2020
Mr B & Friends - Ep. 160 Creative Waffle
This week on the podcast I chat with Adam Partridge and Chris Tozer from Bristol-based studio Mr B & Friends. I've wanted to interview Mr B & Friends ever since their rebrand of Bristol City. It is one of the best modern football rebrands. I'm so pleased I got to sit down with Adam and Chris to find out a bit more about the brand strategy and thought behind the redesign. They also share their advice to younger designers and people starting out. Hope you enjoy and find the show useful. Find Mr B & Friends here: Site: https://www.mrbandfriends.co.uk/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/MrBandFriends Find Mark here: Website: www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://bit.ly/35ViwjU Instagram: https://bit.ly/2MtgD6h Twitter: https://bit.ly/366GkkI Facebook: https://bit.ly/2tH3AaL Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk ------------ Ways to help the show: - Leave a review on your podcasting platform of choice - Support on Patreon https://bit.ly/396GhY9 - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://bit.ly/35VOjkP - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://bit.ly/35Yfone Twitter: https://bit.ly/39bmXt1
1:06:37
December 30, 2019
Christmas Special 2019 - Creative Waffle
Christmas Special featuring Hannah Brown aka the new co-host of the Creative Waffle podcast. Find Hannah here: Instagram: bit.ly/360QOCw Etsy Shop: etsy.me/39cAlNd Find Mark here: Website: www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: bit.ly/35ViwjU Instagram: bit.ly/2MtgD6h Twitter: bit.ly/366GkkI Facebook: bit.ly/2tH3AaL Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk ------------ Ways to help the show: - Support on Patreon bit.ly/396GhY9 - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. bit.ly/35VOjkP - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: bit.ly/35Yfone Twitter: bit.ly/39bmXt1
2:13:56
December 25, 2019
2019 Reflection with Drew King - Ep. 158 Creative Waffle
2019 has been the year of honing my craft in the football design space. From Illustration to social media graphics and programme covers for clubs. During the show, I chat with Drew about the year gone by and reflect on how our personalities have changed along with our working styles. Hope you enjoy this pre-Christmas ramble.  Find Drew here:  https://twitter.com/DrewKxng  https://www.drewkxng.co.uk/  https://www.instagram.com/drewkxng/   Ways to help the show:   - Support on Patreon https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks   ------------ Podcast Social Links...  Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle  Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast   More blue deer stuff...   Website: https://www.bluedeer.design  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:22:57
December 20, 2019
Honest designers chat about burnout, licensing and clients | Ep. 157 Creative Waffle
 This week on the Creative Waffle podcast, I'm joined by creatives Mat Roff and Laura Evans AKA Nifty Fox Creative. We have a very honest and open chat about burnout, licensing, clients and more. It's a very important episode this one, we discuss the untalked about in the industry, addressing some serious topics. Hope you find it informative and beneficial. Find Laura here:  LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/laura-evans-niftyfox/  Insta: https://www.instagram.com/niftyfoxcreative/ Ways to help the show: - Support on Patreon https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle   - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms.  Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer   - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks   ------------   Podcast Social Links...  Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff...  Website: https://www.bluedeer.design  Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/  Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:24:02
December 2, 2019
Thanksgiving Podcast - Fugstrator | Ep. 156 Creative Waffle
 Happy Thanksgiving, tis the season for extra podcast action...  here is a bonus episode with Fugs AKA Fugstrator AKA Michael Fugoso Find Fugs here:  www.instagram.com/fugstrator https://twitter.com/Fugstrator   Ways to help the show: - Support on Patreon https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks   ------------   Podcast Social Links...  Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/  Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast  More blue deer stuff...   Website: https://www.bluedeer.design  Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign  Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/  Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:34:15
November 28, 2019
Branding explained - Col Gray - Ep. 155 Creative Waffle
This week on the Creative Waffle podcast I chat with PixelInk's Col Gray. We're also joined by illustrator Mat Roff on this show from the UK podcasting tour. We talk branding, deisgn, logos, design process and strategy in detail. Hope you enjoy the show and learn a thing or two. Find Col Here: Twitter: https://twitter.com/pixelscol Insta: https://www.instagram.com/pixelscol Site: https://pixelsink.com/ Ways to help the show: - Support on Patreon https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:14:14
November 25, 2019
The stress of being a young creative in 2020 - Hannah Brown - Ep. 154 Creative Waffle
Creative Waffle Event tickets via Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/2GlHYUS This week on the Creative Waffle Podcast, I'm joined by fellow young creative Hannah Brown about leaving university/college and what to do next with her design career. We also chat about what it's like to be a young creative in 2019 and 2020. How we can use social media for good and get clients from it, we then round off with some things that young designers face that stress us out, worries of a young creative. In an attempt to have a brighter outlook on the industry, our work and social media. Hope you enjoy and find this conversation as useful as I did. Find Hannah here: https://www.instagram.com/doodlebug.draws/ - Support on Patreon https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle - Creative Waffle Event tickets via Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/2GlHYUS - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:41:23
November 8, 2019
Brothers in print - Marson Brothers | Ep 153 Creative Waffle
Creative Waffle Event tickets via Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/2GlHYUS This week on the show I travel up to Scarborough with Mat Roff. We chatted with Marson Brothers about their first years in business, working with siblings, the challenges they've faced so far and of course... print and design. Find the brothers here: https://www.instagram.com/marsonbrothers/ https://twitter.com/MarsonBrothers This episode is brought to you by Awesome Merch https://awesomemerchandise.com Ways to help the show: - Support on Patreon https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle - Creative Waffle Event tickets via Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/2GlHYUS - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:24:20
November 5, 2019
Grandfather of Sports Illustration - Paul Trevillion - EP. 152
Creative Waffle Event tickets via Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/2GlHYUS This week on the show, we are in for a treat. In a mega bumper episode of the show, sports illustration legend Paul Trevillion shares his original artwork with stories of meeting sports stars and drawing his way out of trouble. Paul also gives a lot of advice in this episode, be sure to listen out for his wisdomful tips. Hope you enjoy the show. Find Paul here: https://www.paultrevillion.com/ https://www.instagram.com/paultrevillionsportartist/ https://twitter.com/PaulTrevillion This episode is brought to you by Awesome Merch https://awesomemerchandise.com Ways to help the show: - Support on Patreon https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle - Creative Waffle Event tickets via Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/2GlHYU - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
3:52:42
October 31, 2019
Brand Strategy the what? Why? How? - Ben Mottershead - Ep. 151 Creative Waffle
Creative Waffle Event tickets via Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/2GlHYUS This week on the Creative Waffle Podcast, I chat with Ben Mottershead and we go deep into brand strategy. Why is brand strategy important? How to use brand strategy? What is brand strategy and how crucial is it for the visual side of design. It's a great episode in which I learnt a lot. Hope you do too. Enjoy. Find Ben here: https://twitter.com/ben_designs https://www.linkedin.com/in/ben-designs https://www.instagram.com/ben_designs/ This episode is brought to you by Awesome Merch https://awesomemerchandise.com Ways to help the show: - Support on Patreon https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle  - Creative Waffle Event tickets via Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/2GlHYUS - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:41:20
October 21, 2019
Empowering women with design - Our Sisterhood - Ep. 150 Creative Waffle
Creative Waffle Event tickets via Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/2GlHYUS This week on the Creative Waffle podcast, I'm joined by the women of Our Sisterhood. Rebecca and Rachita talk about how they're empowering young girls to find their calling by using design and creative challenges. We have a great discussion about the current issue in the industry along with what Sisterhood is doing to change this. It's a powerful conversation. Find Sisterhood here: https://www.oursisterhood.co.uk/ http://instagram.com/oursisterhood https://twitter.com/our_sisterhood This episode is brought to you by Awesome Merch https://awesomemerchandise.com Ways to help the show: - Support on Patreon https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle - My Kickstarter campaign kck.st/30j1PLJ  - Creative Waffle Event tickets via Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/2GlHYUS - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast
1:08:14
October 14, 2019
HE Creative - EP. 149 Creative Waffle Podcast
Creative Waffle Event tickets via Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/2GlHYUS This week on the show, I chat with HE Creative in their studio. We talk about many things including making your studio homely. We also talk about making money from personal projects, Phil and Charlotte also give me a ton of ideas for projects. Hopefully, this conversation sparks some ideas for you. Find HE Creative here: https://twitter.com/HECreative https://www.hecreative.com/ https://www.instagram.com/hecreative/ This episode is brought to you by Awesome Merch https://awesomemerchandise.com Ways to help the show: - Support on Patreon https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle - My Kickstarter campaign kck.st/30j1PLJ  - Creative Waffle Event tickets via Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/2GlHYUS - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:41:52
October 8, 2019
Typography talk - Claire Coullon | EP 148 Creative Waffle
This week on the show I chat with Claire Coullon about Type. We get geeky about the factors of type design and typefaces. We also talk about Claire's love of old typewriters and her collection of type blocks and books. Find Claire here: http://www.coullon.com/ https://twitter.com/clairecoullon https://www.instagram.com/clairecoullon/ Ways to help the show: - Support on Patreon https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle - My Kickstarter campaign kck.st/30j1PLJ  - Creative Waffle Event tickets via Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/2GlHYUS - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
57:41
September 30, 2019
Using your initiative - Andy Shillington - Ep. 147 Creative Waffle
This week on the Creative Waffle Podcast, I chat with Andy Shillington.The man behind Shillington College. We talk about starting Shillington, Andy's background and design studio, using your initiative and how to stand out. Amongst many other topics. Hope you enjoy the show. Thanks for watching. Creative Waffle Event tickets: bit.ly/2GlHYUS Find Shillington here: https://twitter.com/Shillington_ https://www.instagram.com/shillington_/ Awesome Merch:  https://awesomemerchandise.com Patreon: https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle ------------ Other ways to help out the podcast... 1. Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign 2. Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club 3. Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer 4. Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
57:14
September 23, 2019
"You won't make it" Dan Evans - Ep. 146 Creative Waffle Podcast
Illustrator Dan Evans joins me on this week's podcast, as we talk about the creative industry, clients, doubt, Instagram likes, college, uni, education and bad advice. It's a great episode, Dan also shares some financial wisdom at the end of the show. Find Dan here: https://idrawforfood.co.uk/ https://www.instagram.com/danxdraws/ https://twitter.com/Dan_Draws Ways to help the show: - Support on Patreon https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle - My Kickstarter campaign kck.st/30j1PLJ  - Creative Waffle Event tickets via Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/2GlHYUS - Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign - Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club - Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer - Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:34:59
September 16, 2019
Last plane out of Sydney - George Katralis | Ep. 145 Creative Waffle
This week on the podcast, I start the UK tour by chatting with Australian designer and illustrator George Katralis. We talk about moving to the other side of the world, how music and comics had a big influence on George's childhood and illustration work. The creative industry and Illustration competitions. Hope you enjoy the episode. Find George here: https://www.instagram.com/madebygeorge/ https://twitter.com/madebygeorge Creative Waffle Event tickets: bit.ly/2GlHYUS ------------ If you'd like to help out the podcast here are a couple of ways... 1. Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign 2. Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club 3. Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer 4. Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:18:50
September 9, 2019
Building a community, make friends and be happier - Mat Roff | Ep 144 Creative Waffle
This week on the podcast I chatted with illustrator Mat Roff, whilst driving on the way to Liverpool. We talked about building a community, making friends, mental health, family impacts and being happier. It's a great conversation that packs a punch. Hope you find it useful. Feel free to reach out to me and/or Mat. Event tickets: bit.ly/2GlHYUS Find Mat here:  https://www.matroff.co.uk/ https://twitter.com/MatRoff ------------ If you'd like to help out the podcast here are a couple of ways... 1. Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign 2. Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club 3. Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer 4. Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
49:03
September 2, 2019
Makers of Sport - Adam Martin | Ep. 143 Creative Waffle
CW Event tickets: https://eventbrite.com/e/creative-waffle-speaker-night-2019-tickets-66096348959 On this episode of Creative Waffle, I chat with Adam Martin about the sports industry, creatives and the impact e-sports is having on 'real' sports. Find Adam here:  https://twitter.com/MakersofSport https://makersofsport.com Sponsor of the show: https://awesomemerchandise.com ------------ If you'd like to help out the podcast here are a couple of ways... 1. Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign 2. Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club 3. Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer 4. Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:39:41
August 26, 2019
The story of a design all-rounder - Andy Hall - Ep.142 Creative Waffle
This week on the show, I chat with Andy Hall of TSB Creative. We talk through his story. From education to the twists and turns of different jobs and his side/freelance work. It's a long episode but well worth listening to. Hope you enjoy the show.  Find Andy here: https://www.tsbcreative.co.uk/ https://www.instagram.com/tsbcreative/ ------------ Tickets for the live event: https://bit.ly/2GlHYUS Discord Creative Waffle Club: https://discord.gg/YCWdSEh ------------ If you'd like to help out the podcast here are a couple of ways... 1. Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign 2. Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club 3. Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer 4. Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
3:06:57
August 19, 2019
Illustration, Being a Young Designer & Shillington Design College Review - 141 Creative Waffle
This week, I chat with Shillington Manchester Graduate Alexandra Francis. We talk Illustration, being a young designer, Shillington design college, inspiration, advice and more. Hope you enjoy the show. Find Alexandra here: https://alexandrafrancis.com/ https://www.instagram.com/alexefrancis/ ------------ Tickets for the live event: https://bit.ly/2GlHYUS Discord Creative Waffle Club: https://discord.gg/YCWdSEh ------------ If you'd like to help out the podcast here are a couple of ways... 1. Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign 2. Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club/shop 3. Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer 4. Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:05:09
August 14, 2019
Recommended Graphic Design Books - Episode 140 Creative Waffle
Get a ticket for the live show: https://bit.ly/2GlHYUS This week on the show, I am joined by Matt, Fred and Christophe as we discuss our favourite books and recommendations. From Logo design, love to Process Visual, updated 2019 books to rare 70s books. All are discussed here on this week's show. Show notes and all books mentioned: https://www.creativewaffle.club/home/140-design-books Join the club: https://discord.gg/dgqvwgR ------------ Find the guys here: Christophe: https://www.instagram.com/logobooks_ Fred: https://www.instagram.com/fredbrowndesigns Matt: https://www.instagram.com/digifrogdesigns ------------ Books mentioned -    1. Make Enemies & Gain Fans - Snask https://amzn.to/2yFaLQ4  2. Now Try Something Weirder - Michael Johnson https://amzn.to/2Yq7TFW  3. Draplin Design Co. - Aaron Draplin https://amzn.to/2YvwbOU  4. Process Visual - Wolfgang Schmittel - Very old & rare  5. Work For Money, Design For Love - David Airey  https://amzn.to/2yFzyTZ  6. Pentagram Marks - Pentagram https://amzn.to/2MGwEXq  7. Logo Modernism - Jens Muller https://amzn.to/2MHBqEc  8. Feck Perfuction - James Victore https://amzn.to/2KvnfiH  9. Trademarks & Symbols of the World - Yasaburo Kuwayama https://amzn.to/2KvnfiH  10. Creative Strategy and the Business of Design - Douglas Davis https://amzn.to/2M4HSFN ------------ Join the club: https://discord.gg/dgqvwgR If you'd like to help out the podcast here are a couple of ways... 1. Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign 2. Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club 3. Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer 4. Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast
1:26:02
August 6, 2019
The autobiography of Mark Hirons - First 20 years - EP. 139 Creative Waffle
This week on the Creative Waffle podcast I get interviewed by Jeff Maxim about my life. This is a long episode as we go deep into my wirings. From selling classmates toys to setting up the first podcast. We connect the dots to find out how all of this has manifested itself and what determines my drive and hunger. We talk jobs, education, design, podcasting and more. Hope you enjoy the show.  Find Jeffrey here: https://www.instagram.com/ineyesight/ ------------ Get your ticket to the Creative Waffle Speakers' Night in London: bit.ly/2GlHYUS ------------ If you'd like to help out the podcast here are a couple of ways... 1. Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign 2. Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club 3. Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer 4. Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
3:18:11
July 29, 2019
A life through the lens - Dickie Pelham | Ep. 138 Creative Waffle | The Football Creative
This week on the show, I chat with award-winning sports photographer Dickie Pelham. He has been a sports photographer for over 30 years and is a well-respected figure in the game. During the show, Dickie talks about his brand new book whilst sharing some amazing memories and stories of travelling the world whilst being paid to do something he loves. Even when Dickie speaks you can tell that he is so excited about the stories and photography itself, it makes for a great podcast. Hope you enjoy the show. Find Dickie here: https://www.instagram.com/dickiepelham https://twitter.com/DickiePelham ------------ 5 Bullet Breakdown Things I learn’t from the show. 1. 09:40 How Dickie got into photography  2. 19:20 The future of newspapers and newspaper photographers. 3. 35:04 Story of photographers fighting each other on the job 4. 39:50 Photography copyright conversation. 5. 56:20  Last few questions. ------------ If you'd like to help out the podcast here are a couple of ways... 1. Get your ticket to the Creative Waffle Speakers' Night in London: bit.ly/2GlHYUS 2. Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign 3. Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club 4. Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer 5. Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:06:09
July 22, 2019
Can hustle mentality impact creativity - Chris Logsdon - Ep. 137 Creative Waffle
This week on the Creative Waffle podcast I chat with Chris Logsdon about his role at Gary Vee's Sasha Group/Vayner Media, godspeed and his side hustle. We also talk logo books, shop rags, work ethic, priorities and hustle. Hope you enjoy the show. Find Chris here: https://www.instagram.com/iam_lgd/ https://www.instagram.com/godspeedco/ https://www.instagram.com/thebookofrags/ ------------ If you'd like to help out the podcast here are a couple of ways... 1. Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign 2. Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club 3. Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer 4. Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
54:22
July 15, 2019
Think differently, think creatively and be yourself - HE Creative Ep. 136 Creative Waffle
This week on the show, I chat with Phil from HE Creative about a variety of subjects. From cold calling and sorting your finances to honesty and free work. From Racism and morals to Disney films, social media and more. This episode is not to be missed. Hope this is a thought-provoking show. Enjoy. Find Phil here: https://www.hecreative.com durhambrandco.com ------------ If you'd like to help out the podcast here are a couple of ways... 1. Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign 2. Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club 3. Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer 4. Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
2:16:03
July 8, 2019
What gives young Entrepreneurs the drive? | Ep. 135 Creative Waffle Podcast
This week on the podcast we have the first ever CW Club podcast. We discover what gives young Entrepreneurs the drive to succeed and go at it alone, different beginnings and starting points in life, social media and it's effects. Hope you enjoy the group format and get some value from the show. Join the club: https://discord.gg/YCWdSEh Find the club members here:  Dave: https://www.instagram.com/heshootshedraws/ Fred: https://www.instagram.com/fredbrowndesigns/ Mike: https://www.instagram.com/mikepickettdesignco/ ------------ If you'd like to help out the podcast here are a couple of ways... 1. Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign 2. Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club 3. Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer 4. Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:33:42
July 2, 2019
The making of a graphic design book - David Airey | Ep 134
This week on the Creative Waffle podcast,  I chat with author & designer David Airey. We talk about his brand new book Identity Designed. As we deep dive into his thought process and how it's was made. We also chat about clients, pricing, writing, his design process, and staying healthy as a designer. Hope you enjoy and find some value from the show. Find David here:  Identity Designed book: https://amzn.to/2IHuIvz Work for money, design for love book: https://amzn.to/2Fv6CSG Logo Design Love book: https://amzn.to/2xduHsK https://www.davidairey.com/ https://twitter.com/davidairey ------------ If you'd like to help out the podcast here are a couple of ways... Join the conversation via our discord chat: https://discord.gg/YCWdSEh 1. Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign 2. Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club 3. Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer 4. Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
41:25
June 24, 2019
A look into the minds of world-class designers DixonBaxi \\ Creative Waffle Podcast 133
This week on the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with Simon Dixon and Aporva Baxi founders of world-class design studio DixonBaxi. During this episode of the podcast, we take a look inside the minds of Simon and Aporva, we talk about their thoughts on different design, studio, philosophy and creative related topics. I hope you enjoy the show. Find DixonBaxi here: https://dixonbaxi.com/ https://www.instagram.com/dixonbaxi/ https://twitter.com/DixonBaxi https://www.linkedin.com/company/dixonbaxi/ ------------ If you'd like to help out the podcast, here are a couple of ways... 1. Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign 2. Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club 3. Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer 4. For any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More Blue Deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
56:31
June 18, 2019
How to stand out using print design - Chris Marson | Ep.132
On this week's episode of the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with Chris Marson about print design and standing out from the crowd with special finishes. Hope you enjoy the show and find it useful. Find Chris here: https://marsonbrothers.com/ https://twitter.com/marsonbrothers https://www.instagram.com/marsonbrothers/ ------------ If you'd like to help out the podcast here are a couple of ways... 1. Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign 2. Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club 3. Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer 4. Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:01:50
June 11, 2019
Murugiah - Changing paths, agents and styles \\ Ep. 131 Creative Waffle
On this episode of the Creative Waffle podcast, I'm joined by illustrator Murugiah as we chat through his story, agents, advice and styles. Hope you enjoy the show. Find Murugiah here:  http://murugiah.com/ ------- If you'd like to help out the podcast here are a couple of ways... Join the Discord group chat: https://discord.gg/YCWdSEh 1. Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign 2. Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club 3. Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer 4. Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:24:17
June 3, 2019
Austin Dunbar - Branding yourself and staying focused \\ Ep. 130 Creative Waffle
On this episode of the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with Austin Dunbar of Durham Brand & Co. We talk about branding yourself, setting up on your own, working outside of work, university and internship advice. Hope you enjoy the show. Find Austin here: https://www.instagram.com/durhambrandco/ durhambrandco.com ------------ If you'd like to help out the podcast here are a couple of ways... Join the Discord group chat: https://discord.gg/YCWdSEh 1. Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign 2. Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club 3. Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer 4. Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:06:45
May 27, 2019
Jeremy Spinks - Leadership & Design Agency Life \\ Creative Waffle 129
This week on the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with Jeremy Spinks. Jeremy is a designer at Tallahassee based agency Bow Stern. On the show, we talk about agency life and why it's still a good option. Leadership and people management, along with how we met a Crop 2019. Hope you enjoy the show. Find Jeremy here... Instga: https://www.instagram.com/spinksjeremyspinks/ Bow Stern: http://www.bowstern.com/ ------------ If you'd like to help out the podcast here are a couple of ways... 1. Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign 2. Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club  3. Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer 4. Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:11:10
May 20, 2019
Meg Lewis - A darn good podcast about finding yourself and purpose \\ Creative Waffle 128
On this episode of the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with Meg Lewis. We go deep on this episode about being true to yourself, how to get you into your work, getting away from the online inspiration and looking at what you love. We also talk about self-consciousness, comparing yourself to others. We finish up on the topic of collaboration and creating a team like the Ghostly Ferns. Hope you enjoy the show. Find Meg here Website: https://darngood.co/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/darngooood/ Ghostly Ferns: https://www.instagram.com/ghostlyferns/ ------------ If you'd like to help out the podcast here are a couple of ways... 1. Take a screenshot and share it on Instagram stories or other social media platforms. Tag @CreativeWaffle or @BlueDeerDesign 2. Grab a Limited Edition Creative Waffle T-Shirt of the month from the shop on the site. https://www.creativewaffle.club 3. Buy your design resources via our Design Cuts partnership link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer 4. Any other ideas or for sponsorship opportunities please email hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk thanks ------------ Podcast Social Links... Website: https://www.creativewaffle.club Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/creativewaffle/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CWafflePodcast More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:01:28
May 13, 2019
Haraldur (Hali) Thorleifsson - What makes a good designer and how to stand out \\ Creative Waffle 127
This week on the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with Icelandic designer Hali Thorleifsson. Hali has started his own studio called Ueno and has now grown it to become a global agency. On the show, we talk about what makes a good designer and how to stand out when it comes to working and getting hired, travel and the perspectives that it gives, the day to day of running an agency and how to expand from a 1 person set up plus a Hali shares a load more advice throughout. Hope you enjoy the show. Find Hali here: https://twitter.com/iamharaldur More about Ueno:  https://ueno.co/ https://twitter.com/uenodotco ------------ Help out the show by buying your graphic design resources through this Design Cuts link: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
44:17
May 6, 2019
Creative South + Crop recap \\ Bonus Creative Waffle
Happy Friday everyone, here is a little solo podcast for the weekend. I take a look back at the Creative South & Crop road trip. Hope you enjoy the show. Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
42:43
May 3, 2019
Nathan Oser - from USA to Japan and its culture \\ EP. 126 Creative Waffle
This week on the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with the designer, author and illustrator Nathan Oser about his venture from America to Japan. We talk about Japanese life, food, culture along with some casual design and book talk. If you like learning about other parts of the world then this podcast is for you. Hope you enjoy the show. Find Nathan here: https://www.instagram.com/natetonight/ Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer ------------- More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
55:14
April 29, 2019
Josh Miles - How to master networking and personal branding \\ Ep. 125 Creative Waffle
This week on the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with Josh Miles about podcasting, design, how to master networking, we go deep on personal branding and more. Hope you enjoy the show. Help the show: Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/CreativeWaffle ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:00:52
April 22, 2019
Emilee Rudd - Mentors and learning a craft from others \\ Ep. 124 Creative Waffle
This week on the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with hand letterer Emilee Rudd. We talk about mentors, how to find mentors, learning a craft from others, right ways to practice, getting inspiration from old books, how lettering is impacted by a digital world, the process of hand lettering, getting outside and how that impacts the creative flow and travelling. We've packed loads into this podcast, hope you enjoy the show. Find Emilee here: Site: http://emileerudd.com/ Insta: http://instagram.com/emileerudd Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer Patreon: https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
45:41
April 15, 2019
Dylan Menges - Design Consulting Tips \\ Ep. 123 Creative Waffle
This week on the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with Dylan Menges of Menges Design. We talk about consulting for design, how to work with clients when consulting, how to pick up points and turn them into meaningful design concepts. We also go deep and chat about Dylans values and philosophies. Hope you enjoy the show. Find Dylan here: https://www.instagram.com/mengesdesign http://www.menges.design/ Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer Patreon: https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
58:12
April 8, 2019
Advice to a younger graphic designer - Fred Brown \\ Bonus episode Creative Waffle
In this bonus episode of the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with young designer Fred Brown. I offer him some advice on how to get a first client, how to improve your design skills, what to post on social media, how the design process works and more. If you're a new or young designer, I hope you get some value from this episode. Help out the show: Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer Patreon: https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
30:19
April 5, 2019
Lisa Jacobs - A guide to design agency life \\ Ep. 122 Creative Waffle
This week on the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with designer Lisa Jacobs. We talk design agency life, graphic design portfolio tips, how to get hired by a studio, how agencies get clients and more. Lisa also shares her advice for young designers wanting to get into an agency. Hope you enjoy the show. Find Lisa here: https://www.instagram.com/lisajacobsdesign/ https://lisajacobsdesign.com/ Support the show: Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer Patreon: https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
43:06
April 1, 2019
Nadia Castro - Creatives and Anxiety \\ Ep. 121 Creative Waffle
 This week on the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with designer and filmmaker Nadia Castro. We talk about moving to the UK from Portugal, filmmaking and design, anxiety and how to deal with it, design for social change and the business of design. Nadia also shares her advice for creatives during the show. Hope you enjoy and learn from this episode. Find Nadia here: https://dribbble.com/nadiacastro https://www.nadiacastro.uk/ Help out the show... Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer Patreon: https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle ------------- More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
42:59
March 26, 2019
Freya Betts - Becoming a freelance illustrator \\ Ep. 120 Creative Waffle
This week on the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with Freya Betts about how she became a freelance illustrator and what it's like working with an illustration agency. Find Freya Here: https://www.instagram.com/freyabettsart/ https://freyabetts.co.uk/ - Help out the podcast: Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
52:01
March 16, 2019
Kyle Van Cleave - What is the best sports logo? \\ Ep. 119 Creative Waffle
This week on the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with Kyle Van Cleave about sports teams logos, crests, badges and mascots as we choose the best logos in sport. Find Kyle Here: https://www.instagram.com/wildgiantstudio https://dribbble.com/kylevancleave ------------ Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/CreativeWaffle ------------ More blue deer stuff.. Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:17:40
March 11, 2019
Matthew Caldwell - One Shilling \\ Ep. 118 Creative Waffle
This time on the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with Matthew Caldwell about football programme design. We talk covers, adverts, 60s, 70s, 80s design, along with the current state of football design and culture, money and football fans. Hope you enjoy the show and this very niche part of design.  --------------- Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer Patreon: https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle --------------- More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:23:07
March 8, 2019
Tom Ross - 01 Freelance Fifa \\ Creative Waffle Podcast
Design Cuts Deal: http://bit.ly/2tDcz9T This week on Freelance Fifa, I chat with Design Cuts founder and sponsor of the series, Tom Ross. As we play 2 games and talk business, freelancing, giving value and building a meaningful audience. ------------ Help support the show... Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=bluedeer Patreon: https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
28:26
March 6, 2019
Neil Jamieson - Sporting Press \\ Ep. 117 Creative Waffle
This time on the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with the founder of the Sporting Press, Neil Jamieson. Neil has a background in editorial, working for big magazines like 'People', 'Sports Illustrated', ESPN and more. During the show, we chat about how a 20-year-old from Preston made his way to NYC to live the American Dream. Hope you enjoy the show. Find Neil here: https://www.instagram.com/the_sporting_press/ ------------ Support the show: Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/CreativeWaffle ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:20:05
March 4, 2019
Blake Stevenson - Jetpacks and rollerskates \\ Ep 116 Creative Waffle
This week on the show, I chat with Blake Stevenson of Jetpacks and Rollerskates. We talk education, Shopify and Toronto. Hope you enjoy the show. Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/CreativeWaffle More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
1:10:39
March 1, 2019
James Victore - Feck Perfuction book \\ Ep. 115 Creative Waffle
This time on the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with the author of 'Feck Perfuction'. We talk life lessons, good traits, habits, ambitions, death, money and more. Find James: https://www.feckperfuction.com/ https://www.instagram.com/jamesvictore/AA Support the show... Patreon: https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
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February 25, 2019
Connor Fowler - Ep 114. Creative Waffle
Today on the Creative Waffle podcast we have Connor Fowler, we clear a few things up in this podcast whilst giving some great straight-talking advice. Defining the line between art and design, inspiration and copying, getting away from the computer, feeding the subconscious, selling a logo or telling a story and finally working for yourself, how glamorous is it really? It's a jam-packed episode, hope you enjoy it, thanks ------------ Support the show... Patreon: https://patreon.com/CreativeWaffle Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer --------------- More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
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February 22, 2019
Dave Clayton - Photoshop changed my life \\ Ep. 113 Creative Waffle
This time on the Creative Waffle Podcast, I chat with Dave Clayton about his life story, how photoshop changed and shaped his life along with stories of networking, going to conferences, meeting awesome people and how to be a good member of the creative community. ------------ Support the show: Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/CreativeWaffle Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
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February 18, 2019
Jordan Kabalka \\ Ep. 112 Creative Waffle
This time on the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with Jordan Kabalka about university in Las Vegas, moving to the south, textures and using them in design. We also chat about his job and where he finds inspiration. Hope you enjoy the show. Find Jordan here:  http://www.kabalka.com/ http://instagram.com/jordanjameson ----------- Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
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February 15, 2019
Chris Bliss \\ Ep. 111 Creative Waffle
This week on the show we have designer and illustrator Chris Bliss, also known as Father Blissmas. Chris and I talk about his back story, social media, his amazing Run the Jewels story, and more. Chris also shares great advice throughout the episode. Check out Chris here: https://www.instagram.com/fatherblissmas/ ------------ Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
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February 11, 2019
Adam Anderson \\ Ep. 110 Creative Waffle
Adam Anderson joins us this week on the Creative Waffle podcast. Adam is a designer currently working for Bill Gardner and Gardner Design. During the show we talk about his background, finding design and a design studios branding process. Why Gardner Design shows a lot of logo ideas to their clients. Hope you enjoy the show. Find Adam here: https://www.instagram.com/doubleacreative https://gardnerdesign.com/ ------------ Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
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February 8, 2019
Should you go to uni? Advice from designers and illustrators + Lance Wyman & Debbie Millman
Should you go to university for a creative field like graphic design or illustration? Here is a video discussing this, real advice from industry professionals and design legends. Hope this helps. Video version: https://youtu.be/Au2lBb3ePEk Listen to the full podcast: YT: https://bit.ly/2RtgIXk  Apple: https://apple.co/2D9TUYU  Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2HS7lku  Anchor: https://anchor.fm/creativewaffle  Castbox: https://castbox.fm/x/Z2In  ------------ Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
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February 8, 2019
Jason Craig \\ Ep. 109 Creative Waffle
Today on the Creative Waffle podcast I chat with Jason Craig about his month retirement from design. Why it's important to take a break from client work. We also chat about building a network of creatives in different fields that you can hand work to and receive referrals from. Leaving you only work that you really want to do. Hope you enjoy the show. Find Jason here: https://www.instagram.com/jasonthe29th/ http://jasonthe29th.dribbble.com/ ------------ Change of plan about Creative Waffle Live, I'm working on something cool though. More news coming. ------------ Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
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February 4, 2019
Scotty Russell \\ Ep. 108 Creative Waffle
In this episode of the Creative Waffle podcast, I'm joined by the host of the Perspective Collective, Scotty Russell. We talk work ethic, comparing yourself to others, content, anxiety, self-awareness, showing up and podcasting. Hope you enjoy the show. Find Scotty here: https://perspective-collective.com/ https://www.instagram.com/Prspctv_cllctv/ ------------ Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer ------------ Creative Waffle Live more news coming soon. ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
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February 1, 2019
Armin Vit \\ Ep. 107 Creative Waffle
This week on the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with Armin Vit, a founder of the identity design based blog. Brand New from Under Consideration. During the show, we talk about the blog, reviewing design, what to do and look out for as a creative approaching a recession. Armin gives lots of great advice too. Hope you enjoy the show. ------------ Design Cuts:  https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer ------------ Tickets for Creative Waffle Live are now available... 🎟️ https://creativewafflelive.eventbrite.co.uk  🎟️ 🎤 Industry design talks. 🎙️ Q&A panel of 4 illustrators & designers. 👕 Merchandise from the speakers. 🍺 Free Beer. 📝 July the 6th 2019. 🏠 David Game College, near Aldgate Tube. ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
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January 28, 2019
Phil Galloway \\ ep. 106 Creative Waffle
In this episode of the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with the incredibly talented Phil Galloway. Phil is a digital artist mainly working in the sports art industry. His love of art history has impacted his work today, on the show we learn more about Phil and his work from his first piece for Microsoft to working with Eurosport, Bleacher Report, Copa90 and more. Hope you enjoy the show.  Show notes: http://bluedeer.design/blog/shownotes106 Find Phil Here:  https://www.philgallowaydraws.co.uk http://instagram.com/philgallowaydraws ----------- Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer ------------ Tickets for Creative Waffle Live are now available... 🎟️ https://creativewafflelive.eventbrite.co.uk  🎟️ 🎤 Industry design talks. 🎙️ Q&A panel of 4 illustrators & designers. 👕 Merchandise from the speakers. 🍺 Free Beer. 📝 July the 6th 2019. 🏠 David Game College, near Aldgate Tube. ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website:  https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast:  https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
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January 25, 2019
Networking ideas that work \\ Ep 76 (but better) Creative Waffle
Here are some networking ideas that work and I've used. Hope you find this useful and it sparks some action. Help out the podcast via Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer ------------ Tickets for Creative Waffle Live are now available... 🎟️ https://creativewafflelive.eventbrite.co.uk  🎟️ 🎤 Industry design talks. 🎙️ Q&A panel of 4 illustrators & designers. 👕 Merchandise from the speakers. 🍺 Free Beer. 📝 July the 6th 2019. 🏠 David Game College, near Aldgate Tube. ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
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January 24, 2019
Lance Wyman \\ Ep. 105 Creative Waffle
This week on the show, Lance Wyman. We talk about his work, creative process, 1968 Mexico Olympics Branding, 1970 World Cup, robots, the future of design, Mexico's best food, money and freelance finances, self-doubt, university and more. During the podcast, Lance shares many stories and words of wisdom from his successful design career as I try to understand how to become a successful designer. Hope you enjoy the show. Leave a review and get a FREE pin badge: iTunes Video version: https://youtu.be/mIDPEPvuFBg Show notes:  http://bluedeer.design/blog/shownotes105 Find Lance Here:  www.lancewyman.com/ https://twitter.com/LanceWymanNews  ------------ Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer ------------ Tickets for Creative Waffle Live are now available... 🎟️ https://creativewafflelive.eventbrite.co.uk  🎟️ 🎤 Industry design talks. 🎙️ Q&A panel of 4 illustrators & designers. 👕 Merchandise from the speakers. 🍺 Free Beer. 📝 July the 6th 2019. 🏠 David Game College, near Aldgate Tube. ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
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January 21, 2019
Geo Law \\ Ep. 104 Creative Waffle
In this episode of the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with Sheffield based illustrator Geo Law. We talk about everything illustrator based. the good, the bad, and the ugly. From clients to agents and advice do illustration students.  Show notes: http://bluedeer.design/blog/shownotes104 Tickets for Creative Waffle Live are now available... 🎟️ https://creativewafflelive.eventbrite.co.uk  🎟️ 🎤 Industry design talks. 🎙️ Q&A panel of 4 illustrators & designers. 👕 Merchandise from the speakers. 🍺 Free Beer. 📝 July the 6th 2019. 🏠 David Game College, near Aldgate Tube. ------------ Find Geo here: https://www.getaloadageo.co.uk/ http://instagram.com/geolaw ------------ Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
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January 18, 2019
Debbie Millman \\ Ep. 103 Creative Waffle
This week on the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with design and podcasting legend, Debbie Millman.  On the show, Debbie shares her advice for creatives, as we talk Burger King and working with big brands, why design matters, education and how to survive design school.  We also talk about podcasting and how the scene has changed since Design Matters first aired. Hope you enjoy the show. Tickets for Creative Waffle Live are now available... 🎟️ https://creativewafflelive.eventbrite.co.uk  🎟️ 🎤 Industry design talks. 🎙️ Q&A panel of 4 illustrators & designers. 👕 Merchandise from the speakers. 🍺 Free Beer. 📝 July the 6th 2019. 🏠 David Game College, near Aldgate Tube. ------------ Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
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January 14, 2019
Fugstrator \\ Ep. 102 Creative Waffle
Design Cuts: https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=BlueDeer In this episode of the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with Michael Fugoso. We look back at 2018 and look forward to 2019 along with just having a catch-up. It's a more relaxed episode that will hopefully take you into the weekend with a smile.  Find Fugs here: https://www.instagram.com/fugstrator/ ------------ Tickets for Creative Waffle Live are now available... 🎟️ https://creativewafflelive.eventbrite.co.uk  🎟️ 🎤 Industry design talks. 🎙️ Q&A panel of 4 illustrators & designers. 👕 Merchandise from the speakers. 🍺 Free Beer. 📝 July the 6th 2019. 🏠 David Game College, near Aldgate Tube. ------------ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Podcast: https://www.creativewaffle.club Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
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January 11, 2019
Mat Roff \\ ep. 101 Creative Waffle
Help out the podcast Design Cuts affiliate link:  https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=bluedeer In this episode, I chat with illustrator Mat Roff about the unspoken of the creative world. We talk contracts, agents, university, licensing artwork, charging clients, money, dealing with clients and more.  If you're new to the creative industry or want to know more about the above topics, then this episode is for you... Find Mat here: https://www.matroff.co.uk/ https://www.instagram.com/matroff/ More blue deer stuff... Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
58:15
January 7, 2019
Stefan Sagmeister \\ Ep. 100 Creative Waffle
We've made it to the 100th episode! In this episode, I chat with living design legend Stefan Sagmeister. We talk about happiness, the happy film, note taking and list making. Stefan's daily schedule, his worst client, how he set up his own design studio. Stefan shares his wisdom on this episode, it was a pleasure talking with him. Hope you enjoy the show. Help out the podcast Design Cuts affiliate link:  https://www.designcuts.com/?ref=bluedeer Find Stefan here:  https://sagmeisterwalsh.com/ https://www.instagram.com/stefansagmeister/ More blue deer stuff... website: https://www.bluedeer.design blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BlueDeerDesignUK/ email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
52:07
December 31, 2018
Pandr Design Co, Phoebe and Roxy \\ ep. 99 Creative Waffle
This week on the Creative Waffle podcast, I chat with Phoebe and Roxy from Pandr Design Co. Phoebe and Roxy are highly talented hand letterers, they also host the podcast 'drunk on lettering'. On the show they share their advice for growing and starting your own design studio. Find Pandr here: https://www.pandrdesignco.com/ https://www.instagram.com/pandrdesignco/ https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/drunk-on-lettering/id1130073523 More Blue Deer stuff... FAQ Video: https://goo.gl/HL5Vxo Website: https://www.bluedeer.design Blog/podcast: https://www.bluedeer.design/blog Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bluedeerdesign Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bluedeerdesign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bluedeerdesignuk/ Email: hello@bluedeerdesign.co.uk
47:21
December 26, 2018