Perks of the job

This week I did some updates to some labels I designed for Grá Farm a while ago and was rewarded with a visit from Aly with a lovely box of amazing new potatoes, salads, kale leaves and other yummy things to munch away on for the weekend. Gotta love the perks of the job!

Playing with animated gifs

Slow morning this morning so I wanted to figure out how to make an animated gif – this one was a bit more time consuming than most might be I’d say, but I kinda like it

Choosing Colour Schemes for the Web – some handy little resources to help

If you’re looking to create a new (or improved) colour scheme for your website or your print projects, there are some amazing resources out there on the internets that can help you along your way and give you some ideas that perhaps you wouldn’t have thought of before. Colour explorer has several different options and methods of use so is … Read More

Cruthú Creative shout out on RedFM

Only hearing this now – Joe O’ Leary of the Ballydehob Jazz Festival Committee giving Cruthú Creative a great shoutout on Dave Mac’s Local Legend show on Red FM – It was broadcast on April 21st but with all the jazz we missed it along the way!!! Thanks Joe! http://mm.gmstatic.net.s3.amazonaws.com/157/368205.mp3

7 resources for Free Public Domain and CCO-Licensed Images to use on your website

great resources for free imagery around the internet

  Whilst we believe that investing in original professional photography for your services or website is of huge importance, we also realise that not everyone starting off can afford it. So what do you do to make your site look professional even though you cannot afford to invest in original photography straight away? You can use CCO- Licensed images (Creative Commons) or Free … Read More

Great Pop-Up Craft Shop in Bantry

This is a great opportunity to get some fantastic locally crafted gifts from this pop-up shop opening in Bantry this Friday. The pop up shop will be open from the 13th – 28th of November on Main Street in Bantry. The shop is located in the former McCarthys Butcher shop. ‘Fern Pop-Up Shop was established in the Summer of 2015 … Read More

Brilliant (FREE) Online Graphic Design Tool

free graphic design tool

Canva is an easy to use online graphic design tool. You can easily create posters, Facebook banners, flyers, cards and lots more. Some of it’s features are premium, but you can very easily create great designs using some of their top quality free elements mixed with your own logo and photographs to produce some top quality graphic design projects for … Read More

How to register a .ie

How to register a .ie domain

To many people (very understandably) the world of domain registration and web hosting can be a frustrating and confusing place. If you want to attract local Irish customers, a .ie domain could be the best way to start your online business. Registering a .ie domain can be a little bit more involved than buying a .com, but it can be … Read More