Motion Designer Connor Campbell is a motion designer working across music videos, brand identity systems and kinetic typography. Experimentation plays a key role in his studio output, combining 2D, 3D + generative animation techniques to push a project into motion in unexpected ways.
Designer & Maker Lou Madhu is a nature obsessed designer from London. One half of Another Kind design studio and the maker and founder of Mariposa London When she isn’t fiddling with plants and butterfly wings, she can be found designing brand identities for clients such as the Heathcote and Star.
Writer & Trend Researcher Lara Piras is a freelance writer, trend researcher and strategist. Her expertise lies in creative copywriting, trend research and brand repositioning/ new market exploration, which she has produced for renowned companies such as The Future Laboratory and WGSN as well as brands including Nike, ASOS, adidas, IKEA and Peroni. She also writes features on youth culture, fashion, music, tech and future innovations for titles such as PSFK, Refinery29, Vogue and Twin. Lara has an eye for spotting future innovations and trends early, teamed with a love of yoga, photography, writing and researching.
Designer & Record Label Pat is a graphic designer and co-founder of Another Kind Studio who works mainly on branding and web design for a variety of music clients, venues and food brands. Get in touch about any new projects you may have launched during lockdown. He also runs a Disco and House record label called Sloth Boogie. You can give their "Dancing With Friends" album a listen via SlothBoogie.com for guaranteed good times!
Journalist & Editor Amy Frearson is a London-based journalist and editor who has been writing about architecture and design for over a decade. She is editor-at-large for Dezeen, the world's biggest and most influential design website, a regular contributor to magazines including Elle Decoration, Grand Designs and Icon, and co-author of All Together Now: The co-living and co-working revolution, published by RIBA Books.
Broadcast Journalist & Producer Gemma is a broadcast journalist and producer for podcast and radio. She has been crafting long-form audio for almost fifteen years. She makes one-off features as well as series about ideas and stories that illuminate understanding of our world. Somehow these days, whatever programme she makes, they’ll be something in there about trust and truth. She also make narrative podcast series. Which she loves. Gemma’s programmes can be heard on BBC Sounds, Radio 4, The World Service, and coming soon... Audible. (On occasion she also dabbles in presenting and reporting.)
Marketing & Branding Vanessa heads up No.55, a female-led creative marketing & branding studio cultivating beautiful, purposeful designs for small businesses, emerging brands and solopreneurs. Specialising in branding, packaging and digital design, No.55 love partnering with other forward-thinking people around the world.
Bookbinder Charlotte has worked as a bookbinder for the past 8 years and set up her own bindery, Wainwright Bookbinding, in 2016. She creates a range of bespoke books by hand, from one-off special bindings or book repairs, to short runs of bespoke self-published books. As well as books she also works on handcrafted boxes, albums, portfolios, binders and stationery such as foil-blocked business cards. Wainwright Bookbinding has a range of notebooks and diaries available with personalisation foil-blocked in gold on the website.