Best Tips for a Successful Magazine
Good ideas don’t require proper planning or schedule; nor do they benefit from exhaustingly long meetings and conversations with management. They emerge from experiments, from playing around with things that you care about, things to which you have an emotional attachment. And quite often they need a creative chaotic environment to flourish and grow. However,…
Hotel Management magazine is the leading accommodation trade magazine in the Asia-Pacific and is distributed to most accommodation properties in Australia, Fiji, New Zealand, Noumea, Vanuatu and Tahiti. I’ve been working on HM for about 4 years. In that time I’ve redesigned it twice. Here are some examples from the latest re-design. HM has been…
The Art of Absinthe – Bars & Clabs magazine
In this article for Bars & clubs magazine I wanted to incorporate some of the old Absinthe artwork from the 1920’s to give it a classical look. I also took a little inspiration from the strip ad featured at the bottom of the page by the the feature sponsor Green fairy.
Cocktail Cold war – Bars & Clubs magazine
For this article in Bars & clubs magazine two teams of mixologist’s from the east and west of Adelaide were lined against each other in a cocktail shootout. Since this was a mighty battle between East-V-West my idea here was to use a cold war theme for the article.