Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 24 : What’s in a word?

In this penultimate post in this year's series of Advent reflections, I wanted to move away from movies and illustrations and geekiness to something potentially more high brow, or at least different. Typography has been a long held interest of mine, the choices people make about fonts, type, colour and layout of text are intriguing… Continue reading Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 24 : What’s in a word?

Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 21 : stealing from the rich…

Robin Hood makes a great Pantomime and it's one of my favourite disney movies too. The character of Robins Hood has been portrayed by many actors but one catch phrase stands out across all the movies, tv shows and story books... we steal from the rich to give to the poor This sounds like a… Continue reading Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 21 : stealing from the rich…

Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 20 : the future?

Vintage images of space and what people thought the future might look like seem a little cliche to us now. I wonder if the same is true for the Christmas cards we receive with images of the stable, the shepherds, the magi or western caricatures of angels? If we take a moment to place ourselves… Continue reading Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 20 : the future?