Copenhagen design blog

An opportunity for me to write and draw on design, the creative industry, Copenhagen, food, and whatever takes my fancy. On the off chance you want to read more about me, you’ll find that here.

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Not to be sniffed at - dealing with friends who love to spread illness

Not to be sniffed at... Perhaps I'm a little over sensitive.…
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Why designers should never work for free

Listen to The Joker Working for free is a discussion subject…
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Brønshøj BK football illustrations

My local football club are Brønshøj BK. They have been in the…
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The time I cycled into a Danish policeman and knocked him over

On moving to Denmark, one of the first things I had to do on my arrival in Copenhagen was to purchase a bicycle. My then girlfriend found one in a newspaper. A price was agreed and borrowing my girlfriend’s bike, I just had to go and get it.
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The time I got on a plane and I didn’t know where it was going

It had begun with a series of delays on my journey from my flat to Copenhagen Airport. Followed by a series of delays in the airport from queuing for, well it's Copenhagen Airport, so everything then.
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Still life illustration work in progress

This is a work in progress for my portfolio. It is based…
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Top 3 tips for visiting Copenhagen

I get asked from time to time for tips on visiting the city of…
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A re-launch of my side project Iain, my cartoon website

My cartoon website www.iain.dk has just been re-launched.…
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Cocks and Cows burgers Copenhagen

The Governator at Cocks and Cows. No I couldn't possibly,…
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Roskilde Festival Art

It's not all sex, drugs and rock n roll at Roskilde Festival, but it is mainly... here is a look at some of the onsite graffiti art from the festival.
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Back to work after a relaxing summer

Back to school work With August about to turn into September,…
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Advice for new students at Gray's School of Art, Aberdeen

If you are about to attend Gray's School of Art for the first…