Ales of Derbyshire

Hammer Design were invited to design and print a series of graphics for the Ales of Derbyshire for the BBC Good Food Show 2018. We produced and delivered: • logotype • on brand graphic themes comprising beer bottles • headlines • exhibition graphic panels as well as • a booklet and marketing postcards showcasing the…

Quality assured design process

A brand new identity for a brand new type of business – Mountain Assurance. James Thacker has always been about quality days in the mountains, guiding clients up the best climbs around the world.  As a full UIAGM professional mountain guide James needed an identity for his new business venture – Mountain Assurance. The following…

Peak District Design – Point of Sale and Packaging…

The brief was to create a generic, environmentally sensitive packaging system built around a series of square images that can be flexed and adapted for economical reasons, to multiple shapes and sizes. The graphics will need to be used for Cube boxes, Tubes, Booklets, Brochures, Flyers and Exhibition display material. The visual work is shown…

Hope Valley Fringe 2018

Hope Valley Festival is a new concept in pop up arts festivals. The ‘Hope Valley Fringe’ is a celebration of local interests in The Arts, Music, Science, Health, Drama, Photography, Literature, Gardening and Food. The Fringe is setting out to connect new friends, groups and small businesses, in a welcoming space designed to build new…

Hope Valley Gym needed an image overhaul

Above: New look logo, retaining the tick from the previous logo. Above: Flyer cover design Above: Gym Poster Design Above: Gym Motivational Poster Design Above: Advertisment Design  

Access For All UK – a new website and full brand creation…

Accessibility ambassadors and legends of accessibility training, Gillian Scotford and Jane Carver needed a complete new look for their high profile accessibility training business. The look and feel needed to: be clear, communicate the spectrum of accessibility needs, be sensitive to the business operation and fulfill accessibility requirements. Disciplines delivered: • Logo design • Brand…

Museum of English Rural Life

The Museum of English Rural Life at Reading University required some photography and exhibition design work for their latest feature exhibit. Hammer Design with our Audio Trails partner delivered the following work: Above: Exhibition cabinet visuals incorporating photographic work Above: Exhibition cabinet. Above: Exhibition cabinet installation visuals

A wedding invitation / booklet…

The brief was to produce artwork sensitive to the wedding location and guest expectations. A family wedding invitation produced as a small booklet containing all the necessary information on gifts, arrangements and travel. The artwork to the front cover. Front cover photograph. Inside pages. Inside back cover.

Audio Images – a new look website

Audio Images – First Class suppliers of world leading Audio equipment brands Naim, Meridian, Loewe, Linn, ATC, Arcam to name a few needed a new home for their prestigious customers. Hammer Design designed, photographed, built and delivered a new look and a few pieces of promotional art for good measure. Above: Screenshots of the new…

Peak District National Park – infographic work

The Peak District National Park required graphic design and visual work to tell the story of how important 555 square miles of National Park are on a local, regional and global level. A great many visuals were created, the summary of which is shown below, that tethered a typical visitor to the landscape through the…

Finding the emotional connection in logo design

Sheffield Sling Surgery required a full corporate identity… I thought a few personal notes on the process behind producing this logo for the lovely people at Sheffield Sling Surgery might be interesting. The brief was unusual and in written form came along the lines of ‘I want something I will love’. My motivation was high…

Magna Exhibition Design

Hammer Design were commissioned to deliver the intepretation panels to the Steelos Exhibition at Magna. The project delivered panels that folded away to free the room for other activity, wall spray painted murals, AV panels and a series of artefacts. The project artwork requirement included: • creating a colour coded system for each historical era…

Naked Ape – brand revisit

Patagonia stockists and retailers of other quality brands Carhatt, Danner, Keen and Vibram five fingers – Naked Ape wanted to revisit the logo brand typography. Above: Carrier bag design Above: Nuanced typeface change evaluation Above: Naked Ape Brands stocked.

Charity T Shirt design

Derbyshire charity – Accessible Derbyshire needed a bespoke T Shirt design for charity walks. Gillian Scotford and Accessible Derbyshire have been a wonderful charity to work for for many years. Tom’s passing was a moving day in all our lives. I put together a keepsake booklet for Gillian and her amazing family. Probably some of…