Featured: Roulé le Roux

Featured: Roulé le Roux

Roulé le Roux is a Cape Town illustrator and graphic designer who loves drawing and making things. She graduated with a ND in Graphic Design from CPUT five years ago and is currently employed at Designs4development, a small studio specialising in the development sector. Roulé occasionally offers free artwork for download. […]

Hunter’s Billboard

Here’s a new billboard from Hunter’s dry on the N1 leaving Cape Town. The billboard sports the biggest Hunter’s bottle ever made, and has is also interactive with snow falling down around the bottle. Very cool. (ED NOTE: Made the copy slightly clearer 🙂 Interactive snow FTW)

A Skyline on Fire new music video

A Skyline on Fire new music video

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GCyNxAwbWLI[/youtube] This is the new video for A Skyline on Fire‘s song Christmas Card. The band is from Pretoria and the video was created by British based (originally from SA) studio Shotopop. Enjoy!

Andrew Ringrose for Discotheque

Social Contract’s Poster Picks

We are happy to bring to you this weekly post, showcasing the best in poster design. For a while now we have seen very good local posters and we want the world to see them too, so here you go. Go to Social Contract for more great posters.

Bia van Deventer CD design for Manouche

Bia van Deventer CD design for Manouche

This Cd cover design for the Stellenbosch based gypsy jazz band, Manouche, was created by Bia van Deventer. She also did the styling and photography for the shoot. www.biavandeventer.com

Featured: Floyd Paul

Featured: Floyd Paul

  Floyd Paul is a multifaceted creative working as a graphic designer/illustrator/art director and motion GFX artist in the Mother City. This is some of his portfolio. He says he is always experimenting in different styles, and mediums, from vector illustrations and designs to more old school style inks, paints, […]

Dylan Forman – Animation and Design

Dylan Forman – Animation and Design

[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/9113042[/vimeo] Dylan Forman is a freelance motion designer/3D artist based in Durban. He is the founder of Konstrukt Animation & Design, his freelance business, which has been enjoying success in the industry over the last 5 years. Dylan focuses on motion graphics design, 3D visualisation and animation, visual effects, illustration […]

Garmin Fitness Glory TVC

Garmin Fitness Glory TVC

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BKLyCr2rE38[/youtube] Very nice production, presumably created by Volcano?

New BMW mouse ad

New BMW mouse ad

You all remember the famous BMW mouse ad, right? If not follow the link to refresh your memory. Ireland/Davenport Johannesburg have adapted the iconic ad by replacing the live mouse with a digital one for their latest BMW print ad. The ad was created to introduce advanced infotainment and in-car […]

Teaser for Jack Mantis Band’s Rollercoaster music vid

Teaser for Jack Mantis Band’s Rollercoaster music vid

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QaF4nVzj12E[/youtube] This teaser was sent in by Warrick Mcleod for a music video he is working on for the Jack Mantis Band song, Rollercoaster. The finished product will be premiered in Cape Town some time this month. Warrick says the video was shot on 16mm and cross processed to get […]

Fridays@4 – Russian boy band

Fridays@4 – Russian boy band

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gmUCO1GrJQs[/youtube] Apparently this is a Happy New Year song so Happy New Year! Welcome back to the office. If you’re still at your desk, we hope this helps in some (strange) way.

Update: Marko Petrik illustration and design

Update: Marko Petrik illustration and design

Marko Petrik is a freelancer available for design, illustration and creative conceptualization. Contact him on the details above or visit his blog. The featured image is an entry he recently put together for a local art competition. The idea was to see what happened to the Musicians of Bremen, well-known […]

The World According to Digital

The World According to Digital

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G577unCUHds[/youtube] Platinum Seed is a digital marketing agency who’ve very cleverly put together some statistics on the growing number of online users in this video to explain to prospective clients why they should be increasing their digital ad spend. They realised that a lot of their clients have very little […]

Graduate short film – Behind Closed Doors

Graduate short film – Behind Closed Doors

[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/17027425[/vimeo] Behind Closed Doors is a short film written and directed by AFDA graduate, Philippa Caddow. The film is set in a house with a history and every scene is shot through the wardrobe. “The idea is that a wardrobe spans the ages and is the silent witness to our […]

The Butcher’s first FRIDAY CUT of 2011!

Morning and welcome to 2011. I hope the break recharged your batteries and you’re ready for another 358 days of glory and approximately 51 Butcher’s Cuts. To kick of the year I have a suggestion from Miranda. Enjoy! CLICK HERE to download the Friday Cut.