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BOOK DESIGN - publishing Our portfolio has always included publishing projects and book design. We have a library shelf full of illustrated books created for some of the most respected publishers in town. These include Thames and Hudson, V&A, Conran and Head of Zeus. Broadbase have

IN THE POST - direct mail Direct mail may seem old fashioned in the digital age but when something wonderful arrives in the post it gets noticed. We send out lovely things to tempt, tease and delight. It’s a great way to show-off to new and

PRINTED - collateral Beautiful design for printed collateral is our bread and butter. As well as litho and digital print we love to explore artisan processes such as foiling, letterpress and screenprinting. Different finishing techniques include perfect bound, thread sewn, loose leaf, gate folded, oversized

Product Design From their famous Cook’s Measure to printed tea towels we have loved the opportunity to create new product design for Tala.  It’s always a treat to see our surface design in kitchen and gift shops right across Britain. We understand the process because we’ve brought

HAND DRAWN Whether its an infographic, a diagram, a pattern or a full blown illustration we love the opportunity to hone our drawing skills. There is nothing like putting pen to paper. Andrew’s beautiful still life studies, rendered with immaculate precision in pastel, will be exhibited

IMAGE MAKING - art direction Art direction is really just design jargon for being bossy. Avril excels at this one. Actually it’s about having a vision for a brand and creating images that tell the same story. We’ve done it all – on location, in the

VISUAL IDENTITY - branding Broadbase aim to create visual identities that are strong, well-crafted and meaningful. But branding is not just about designing a cool logo. Storytelling is an essential part of modern branding and our job is to help tell that story in a compelling

DISPLAY, SIGNAGE & EXHIBITIONS Environmental design is about communicating in spaces, it includes internal and external signage, exhibitions, set design, shop fascias – the bigger the better. When you take design and start to plonk it in the environment wonderful things happen. Plus Andrew just loves

ON THE SHELF - packaging If it’s a household gadget Broadbase have probably designed the packaging for it! We’ve designed packaging in five languages for hundreds of Tala and Chef Aid items. We’ve also packaged sweets for Hope and Greenwood, sunglasses for Bigatmo and sparklers as