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Made by Radio
We were incredibly lucky to catch Byron Meiring—Creative Director and co-founder of Made by Radio and hear about a typical day in the studio, all the awesome peeps he works with as well as some super top tips if you're looking into illustration and animation! You should really be following the amazingness that these guys are getting up to! 👀
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At Studio Muti you'll find a team of awesome illustrators, designers and letterers 🙂All this was started back in the day by Clinton Campbell, Minй Jonker and Brad Hodgskiss who among other things enjoy cleaning, surfing and drinking. Hear about how they juggle the day to day and some great tips on what they look for in a graduate and developing/evolving your style!
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Aurora Creative Studio
Starting to freelance while she studied—Lize-Marie Dreyer, the Owner, Illustrator and Designer at Aurora Creative Studio—built her portfolio and developed a following on Behance! Keeping Lize-Marie busy enough to go out solo. Read on for some top tips on developing your style and solid advice for starting out!
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Daniel Ting Chong
Daniel Ting Chong had the guts at the ripe age of 22, to kick off his independent career of awesomeness. From branding to illustration to film making Daniels covered it! Read on to hear what Daniel has to say about going at it independently with things he's learnt along the way and what he's thinking his next steps might be.
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Check out the industry standard of work in Cape Town - how it is shot, what do they present?
Our top picks for recommended articles, blogs and companies in Cape Town.
Friends of Type
Friends of Type features original typographic design and lettering – fresh visual content – practically every day, by the four primary contributors. Posts are meant to log ideas, express ourselves, and inspire each other and our readers. The last week of every month we feature a guest designer, someone we admire and think will elevate our work and the site through their contribution.
Creative Mornings Cape …
CreativeMornings is a monthly breakfast lecture series for creative types. Each event is free of charge, and includes a 20 minute talk, plus coffee!
On the Grid Cape Town
On the Grid is a user-friendly guide curated by talented local designers who want to share exceptional places in their neighborhood with the rest of the world. On the Grid was created by Hyperakt, a design agency based in Brooklyn.
Digital publishing company Between 10and5 publishes a daily website at 10and5.com that serves as a curated online showcase of the best that the South African creative industry has to offer across a broad range of categories: graphic design, advertising, illustration, art, fashion, film, photography and music.
Designindaba.com is Africa’s premier design publication that showcases, analyses and probes developments in design and creativity from Africa and across the globe. It is a standalone media platform that publishes intelligent and well-researched stories from the worlds of design and innovation every day. While our content surveys every facet of design, we have a particular focus on African creativity, design for socialimpact and industry insight from creative thought leaders.
People of Craft
People of Craft is a growing showcase of creatives of color and their craft in design, advertising, tech, illustration, lettering, art, and more. It’s time to redefine what a creative looks like.
Centre for Public Chris…
Designed by For The People, Sydney.
Paris based Studio Fables designed a series of animations to promote the Grolsch brewery on the EP7 building facade and on social networks for the first Grolsch Explore event. Head over to their website to see it in motion.
Salt Lake City
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