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Introducing the talented, Karl Bradshaw.

This Pride Month, we're all about uplifting and spotlighting...
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Introducing the wonderful, Lucky Pablo!

We’ve been on the lookout for interesting and exciting cre...
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Austin’s upcoming new and exciting artist – Rocio

At Awesome Merchandise, we work with incredibly talented art...
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What can you use Stickers for?

People love brands. People love bands. People love art. Peop...
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Grab yourself a 2020 Hallowe’en Party Pack

Grab yourself a 2020 Hallowe’en Party Pack and have the best solo party imaginable. Make all your friends jealous with your party invite badge and make them super confused when you wear your invisible face mask. The 2020 Awesome Party Pack includes 1 x 2 Ply Printed Face Mask & 1 x 38mm Badge.
All profits go to NHS Charities Together
BUY HERE
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7 Creative Ideas For Business Cards

The humble business card has been around for hundreds of years. It the easiest, cheapest and most effective way of sealing that good impression at trade fairs, business meetings, chance encounters. You never know who you might bump into on a plane, or in a pub.

 

Over the years, business cards have become this placeholder for stale, corporate design but there are many ways to look at this as a tiny rectangle of opportunity, not a box to quickly scribble down some details on a word processor and press print.

 

Like most things, it comes down to design. If you have a great design then you’re all set. If you don’t have a great design, then it’s time to get some inspiration here, here, here, here or here. These are our favourites right now anyway…

 

Below are 7 ideas for looking at business cards differently. A lot of these can’t even be categorised as business cards, they are just taking the shape and running with it to create something functional and beautiful while saving money in the process.

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How To Apply Temporary Tattoos

We decided to get our temporary tattoos out and break down the best way to apply them, while also showing off how good they look when applied.⁠ Our temporary tattoo sheets coming in two sizes and are perfect for showing off multiple designs on one piece of paper. They make great promo at events and are also perfect giveaways for your tattoo shop.

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Work:life Balance with Louise from The Printed Peanut

We travelled deep into Yorkshire to visit Louise Lockhart, the owner of The Printed Peanut. While we were there we ate cake while Louise spoke passionately about a huge change in her work life, we also ate cake while she told us the secret to her success. Check out the videos and some photos below, we’re just off to eat some cake…

Anastasia Tasou, Awesome Merchandise, Interview, Illustrator
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Awesome Merchandise meets Anastasia Tasou

We sit down with illustrator Anastasia Tasou to discuss how she got into making merch and her top tips for anyone wanting to follow in her footsteps.

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How to use merchandise to run a successful crowdfunding campaign!

You’ve got a great idea but now you need to make the money to fund it…. here’s some top tips on how to do that with merch!

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How to sell merch as an Illustrator – top tips from Katie Abey

If you want to make money from your artwork then heed this awesome advice!

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A lesson in mixing creative passions with Andrew Groves

We spoke to Andrew Groves about how he manages to combine his love of illustration with his love of woodwork.

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Tips and Advice for Freelance Illustrators and Designers from Army Of Cats

The sagest of advice for artists & illustrators via one of the UK’s best… a must read for anyone creative.

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Joan Cornellà’s first ever U.K exhibition

*WARNING* – this isn’t for everyone and Joan Cornellà’s artwork is definitely NSFW.

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Artist Interview: Rob Flowers on Pez dispensers & ’80s McDonald’s Ads

His art has been described as: “If you took a whole load of acid, ate too much candy floss and went on the waltzers at your town’s local fair.”