Choose your words carefully – they could change your world

Belinda Vesey-Brown Advertising, Advertising Campaign, Branding, Brisbane, Business, Design, Digital Marketing, Digital Solutions, Facebook, Inspiration, marketing, Marketing Strategy Plan, public relations, social media, Writing, YouTube Leave a Comment

We often forgot that with the rise of social media it’s not enough to simply send your message out into the world; it needs to be understood quickly so it can be processed and acted upon even quicker.

Generating creativity

Belinda Vesey-Brown Brisbane, Design, Design Resources, Illustration, Inspiration, marketing, Uncategorized, Writing Leave a Comment

I woke up this morning bursting with blog article ideas – weekend outings, upcoming events, social media trends, mind blowing marketing campaigns – but then I got to work, and the words disappeared like water droplets in the desert. I was stuck at a creative roadblock and regardless of the …

A campaign to die for: Illamasqua’s ‘Toxic Nature’ colour collection, Autumn 2011

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As a make-up lover (yes, make-up is another addiction of mine!), I am often disappointed by the majority of advertising campaigns the high-end make-up brands deliver into the market space every year. They’re often the same drab looking old ads: a model – or in some cases, a celebrity – …

Eat your way to the music

Belinda Vesey-Brown Advertising Campaign, Design, Digital Solutions, entertainment, Inspiration, Materials in design, Music, packaging, Trends, Viral Campaigns, YouTube Leave a Comment

Eclectic alternative rock heroes, the Flaming Lips, have always been known for their creative approach. Last year frontman, Wayne Coyne, took his obsession with fake blood to a new level, and created a one off poster made from his own blood. Earlier this year, the Flaming Lips released the track …

Designing our environments

Belinda Vesey-Brown Business, Design, Displays/ Exhibits, Enviroment, Inspiration, public relations, Trends, Uncategorized Leave a Comment

Nothing screams “rubbish day” like row upon row of bleak grey bin bags piled along the curb. But what if we could take those boring (and let’s face it, depressing) bin liners and create art from waste, at least until the rubbish collection truck finally makes its way to the front …

Where good ideas come from

Tanya Heading Brisbane, Business, Design, Inspiration, Movies, Politics, social media, Technology, Trends, Uncategorized, Web, World news Leave a Comment

This TED talk by Steven Johnson into the generation of ideas is sure to get you spending some extra time at your local coffee shop or dawdling a few minutes longer at the water cooler. Johnson provides a wonderful insight into the benefits of team work and the open discussion …