Although F Words specialises in writing, we are great fans of the visual arts, recognising that good design and imagery is vital to creating an attractive and impactful publication. It goes hand in hand with well-researched and beautifully-written text to produce pages that people want to read.
We have a network of great arty-type contacts who can handle graphic design of all kinds (branding, business cards, magazine pages, logos), photography and original art and illustration.
Just let us know what you need and we’ll find a creative who can do it. If you like, we can offer a one-stop-shop arrangement, subcontracting the design, photography etc so you have to deal with only us. We have worked closely over the years with in-house and freelance graphic designers, photographers and other creatives and know how to brief them to get work work done to a high standard.
Here are some creatives we recommend:
(We’re updating the site and will be adding to this list.)
Winston Hoyte at Mancinism Design specialises in branding and logo design, design consultancy, promotional material, vector art and competitive, inclusive print solutions. He offers “clever and witty visual communication with an edge”. http://www.mancinismdesign.net/
Horse portraits: Frances Taylor at Thordale Photography runs a Shetland pony stud in the Shetlands.
Portraits and locations: Tom Tog does some very nice and unusual shots. Contact me to be put in touch if you like his online portfolio.
Portraits: AO Portraiture is a London-based photography studio providing pics for dating sites, social media, actors’ portfolios etc.
Products, places, things and people: Astrid Schulz Photography
Weddings and events: Capon Photography.