refreshingly creative
can3

Creative design solutions for over 30 years

BOOK COVERS
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For corporate and self-published authors
WEBSITES
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Designed and deployed using WordPress
INFO GRAPHICS
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Making sense of complex information
EVENTS DESIGN
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Themes for Corporate & Academic Events
PRODUCT LABELS
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For various artisan FMG food products

"If you don't take risks, you will always work for someone who does."

Website designer & graphic artist

Welcome to my personal website!

This site is a design and layout experiment - it's not pretty or perfect (like my Nelson NZ web design work), but it's fun! This place let's me try out some cool web design techniques in my own personal space on the interwebs.

For privacy and ethical reasons, I am not on social media. Instead, find out more about the real me by connecting the old fashioned way - by phone, text or email.

It is a pleasure having you here. Read some old-school blog archives, read about my humble beginnings, or visit my full-time design studio at Tintagel Nelson.

Inspiration from Asian pop art

I am a huge fan of urban Asian pop culture, and if there is one thing I miss about living in the city this is it. The illustrative style, cuitsy-pie graphics and bold design...

GelaSkins pimp my tech

GelaSkins NZ store now open at www.Pimped.co.nz DOWNLOAD THE GELASKINS NZ 2010/2011 PRICELIST Like a lot of people these days, I love gadgets. I also love design and originality. This is where GelaSkins manifest...

Keeper of the Inn

My new design studio also comes complete with a stand-alone luxurious guesthouse. The Tintagel Guesthouse is set within park-like grounds only 5 minutes walk from Nelson CBD. Yesterday I launched the Tintagel website. I...

Oi You! Nelson Arts Festival

Welcome to Oi You! New Zealand's first and finest Urban Art Competition and Exhibition. This event, held in conjunction with the Nelson Arts Festival, opened last Saturday.  I'm lending a creative hand to...

I ♥ Moo cards!

I'm into my second batch of Moo Cards now. I love these things. Better still, the peeps who are lucky enough to be handed one think they are just amazing. I've got the keyring...

Thoughts on 2011

Oh boy, what a year 2010 was. Self-initiated realignments were put into play at the very start of the year, and I'm very pleased to say they've all paid off. The NZ economy...

Enjoy some of my fave eye-candy

“The reality we now face implores us to act.”

AL GORE
Founder & Chairman,The Climate Reality Project