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The New Zealand National Worldskills 2018 Competition

Indy’s Skills Squad training took us across the ditch to practice alongside the Kiwis this week at Wintec Trades College in Hamilton. Australia’s top young Graphic Designer (Gold Medal winner from our Sydney Skills Show) took on the challenge and performed exceptional well. We both learnt a stack from our hosts, including past competitor and gold medalist

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Swim Thru branding presentations with Coffee and Scones

End of term also means end of time to work and refine our Diploma live brief for the Fremantle Swim Masters Association. Students enjoyed David and Louise’s thorough and insightful shortlisting process and traditional coffee and scones were shared as Term 3 ends for 2018. A big thanks to Tim Ewers and his group for

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Angelico Exhibition 2018

With expert photographic assistance by Jeff Atkinson and an increase in submissions for 2018, this year’s Angelico Exhibition presented a big day of unwrapping, shooting and colour correction. The catalogue is produced at speed to be ready for the judging and opening. Learn more about Angelico on the Catholic Arts page.

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Reinforcing prep & supply plus all things digital print

Our Main Course Advanced Diploma students enjoyed an extended session with Anthony Pittaway from Discus on Demand today. Focused on reinforcing prep and supply of files and embellishment offerings it was a great way to get minds opening prior to ISTD and GradShow folio creation. Discus have two epic machines — the first HP Indigo 7600

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Do work that matters™

We played host to one of the world’s hardest working, left-handed, graphic design legends on Saturday as James Victore kicked off his #feckperfunction world tour. This workshop is the catalyst to bring both your creativity and courage to the forefront. It is for anyone who feels their creativity has plateaued, wants more from their gift,

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Paper Play with Ball & Doggett

NMTAFE students today enjoyed a ‘Paper Play’ — jam-packed with new ideas using paper; premium stock samples and showbags filled with eye candy and real candy. Kellie Cooke and the Designline Team at BALL & DOGGETT have helped our student throughout the years — sharing advice, knowledge and process. Today, we again were delighted with

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META Launch 2018

META launched tonight at Gallery Central to a bumper crowd. This year featured a notably higher standard of artwork, wonderfully curated and managed by Dallas Perry and Thelma Johns.  On show from the 1 -18 AUGUST 2018. Showcasing innovative and exciting creative works completed by year 11 and 12 students enrolled in Visual Art and Design

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2018 Award School WA Exhibition

Well done to the Communication Council for another fantastic Award School result and to NM TAFE for putting up four current and one alumni students into the program. Excellent standard. Laugh a minute. Plus, it was also a great viewing experience to have GOLD CIRCLES this year to show the judges consensus for strong concepts.   The

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Testimonial Tuesday – Recent work for BIM consultant, Francesco Di Giglio

I engaged Brendan to design a new logo, new business cards and the website for my company. I enjoyed working with him, he was always available for queries and he delivered on time and on budget. I recommend Brendan Hibbert for all your graphic design needs. Kind Regards, Francesco Di Giglio Director You are very

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Worldskills National Championship 2018 – The Sydney Skills Show

A fantastic three days of competition featuring six of Australia’s finest young graphic design talent and a strong Russian guest competitor has just concluded. The biennial WorldSkills competition aims to find the best young apprentices, trainees, tradespeople and VET (Vocational Education and Training) graduates in the country by testing them over three days with set

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