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Dominique Abrahams CPUT student illustrator

[image title=”business_card_01″ size=”full” id=”703″ align=”center” linkto=”viewer” ] Dominique Abrahams from CPUT is an illustrator who likes to live by the motto – Simple is More. We feature some of her illustration work.

Shritha Gungaya

Shritha Gungaya has done some great industrial design pieces during her tenure at CPUT. One of our favourite pieces at the CPUT exhibition was the Bunny Gadget – a very cute spaghetti measuring gadget that was produced and then sold at this years Good Food and Wine Show at the […]

Caterina Toffoli Student graphic designer

[image title=”cup_of_copy” size=”full” id=”689″ align=”center” linkto=”viewer” ] Caterina Toffoli is a graphic designer at CPUT. Featured here is some of the work she’s done during her stint at the varsity. She focuses on Corporate ID and Advertising. Featured above is a work called Cup of Copy which was a self […]

The Design Mixtape

Over at the Magnetic Blog, Rhett has posted an awesome mixtape featuring: Flying Lotus – The Perch (feat. Oddisee, Tor & Phonte Coleman) TV On The Radio – Love Dog Jorge Ben – Take It Easy My Brother Charles Quantic – Westbound Train Madlib – Montara Four Tet – Misnomer […]

Natalie Rose graduate Copywriter

[image title=”boschgnomehead” size=”full” id=”666″ align=”center” linkto=”viewer”] After studying Psychology, Media & Writing and Marketing at UCT, Natalie Rose decided to finish her studies at AAA and become a copywriter as this has always been her passion – she loves thinking laterally. More of her work is at her own site. […]

Win a talent Scholarship from Friends-of-Design

By emailing Friends of Design, Academy of Digital Arts a links to your best work (online), you stand a chance of winning a full 2 year study scholarship at their academy. The competition closes on the 15th December 2008 at midnight. The email address is: eva@friendsofdesign.net To Enter Collect your […]

Nuha Hendricks

Nuha Hendricks is a student illustrator at CPUT. She describes herself, or style of work: Realistic drawing has always been a pain, which has been the greatest moment that could have happened .. Because this lead to doodling while thinking about the concept of the week or having a designers […]

Wavescape Surfboard Expo

[image title=”Scott Robertson” size=”full” id=”760″ align=”center” linkto=”viewer” ] Wednesday the 3rd of December (that’s today if you’re reading this post on the same day…) See’s the final day for the Wavescape Surfboard exhibition. They want you to know: The Wavescapes Surfboard Art Exhibition is part of the Wavescapes Surf Film […]

Alix-Rose Cowie – Student Art Director at AAA

[image title=”sour-worms” size=”full” id=”681″ align=”center” alt=”Sour Worms-print ad. ” linkto=”viewer” ] Alix-Rose Cowie is a recently graduated student from AAA in Cape Town. Here we feature some final works done in conjuction with copywriters Simon Hill, Kate Desmerais and Caitlin Cloete. The works are all Print or Ambient works for […]

Nandos – A and C

Matthew Buckland pointed us to the new Nando’s TV commercial featuring Evita Bezuidenhout. We’re not entirely sure who produced the TV, but we have a fairly good idea that Jupiter Drawing Room and Black River FC is behind it. If you know, let us know in the comments. First person […]

Who’dunnit: 5FM & Savanna – What on Earth

[image title=”What on Earth” size=”full” id=”738″ align=”center” alt=”What on Earth” linkto=”viewer” ] I was browsing around some of my favourite sites and came across this gem, Savanna What On Earth. 5FM and Savanna have come together to run a competition where users can win R 25 000 each day. A […]

Cambrient redesign

[image title=”cambrient_screengrab1″ size=”full” id=”655″ align=”center” linkto=”viewer” ] Jarred Cinman of Cambrient sent us some screenshots of the recent redesign they did for their own site. The main goals of this design was to layer Flash and HTML in such a way that search engines can still index the text, whilst […]

From The Couch

[image title=”From the Couch” size=”full” id=”626″ align=”center” alt=”From the Couch” ] From the Couch was created by the owners of the web design company ‘OBOX-Design’. David and Marc Perel have been in the web industry for 5 years now and have developed a certain level of knowledge which they felt […]

Space Patrol Car – Bombay Sapphire

[image title=”002perfect_mix” size=”full” id=”639″ align=”center” linkto=”viewer” ] The cadets at Space Patrol Car have been working late through the nights to bring you The Perfect Mix: a game that puts you behind the bar. The challenge is to pour the perfect Bombay Sapphire gin and tonic to put you inline […]

Shaeema Boer – Industrial Design

Shaeema Boer is an industrial design student at CPUT. Her portfolio work that she chose to display is a concept gaming console designed for Adidas, and an international (as in style) influenced clock. Some more words about the works: