2020 – A studio year in review

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2020 – A studio year in review

Designing from our Studio and our homes, 2020 has fortunately remained busy for the Drive team. We thought we’d take some time out to share just a small selection of the projects that were completed by Drive over what has been a very memorable year. Watford Borough Council Earlier this year we helped Watford Borough […]

A lockdown catch-up

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A lockdown catch-up

As the world seems to have been turned upside down over the last few months, businesses have found themselves facing new communication problems and a need to develop their offerings and innovate their business strategies to survive the ever-changing conditions. Drive has been ever-busy in supporting our clients with their changing needs and finding solutions […]

The Shop at RAMM Christmas and New Year campaign

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The Shop at RAMM Christmas and New Year campaign

In the run up to the Christmas shopping season, Drive has been working with Exeter’s Royal Albert Memorial Museum (RAMM) on a new advertising campaign to create a greater awareness of its award-winning museum shop. Both internal and external campaign materials have been created, as well as interior way-finding elements and exterior display advertising throughout […]

Why do a scatter proof?

Posted by on Sep 25, 2019 in , , | 2 Comments
Why do a scatter proof?

Proofing print artwork is an important part of the print design process. What you see on screen is not what you will see when printed – there are a myriad of variables between the digital file and the finished article. Seeing an example of the final reproduction in your hands, before pressing the button, can […]

ATCO 2019 vintage advertising

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ATCO 2019 vintage advertising

Take a look at the beautiful new suite of 2019 press adverts for ATCO lawnmowers by Drive. These vintage-style adverts lean on ATCO’s near-century of manufacturing precision lawn mowers that are renowned for their perfect stripes. The deliberately playful headlines, 1920s typography and bespoke illustrated scenes are styled on the Golden Age of 1920s/1930s advertising, […]

Design for Exeter’s Imaginative literary festival

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Design for Exeter’s Imaginative literary festival

This year, the creative team at Drive was asked to create marketing materials and the brochure design for Extreme Imagination, Exeter’s festival of writing and stories, which aims to enthuse and inspire children and young people about stories, showcase quality writing and nurture talent. A wide variety of reading, writing and illustration events, as well […]

Drive’s 2017 round-up

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Drive’s 2017 round-up

This year we’ve worked with some wonderful clients on interesting projects, and we’ve even picked up some national awards to grace our studio shelves. So, as 2017 comes to a close, we thought we’d take a whistle-stop tour over some select projects from the last twelve months. ITEC – MITEL animation This collaborative animation for […]

T-shirt design for Bite-Back

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T-shirt design for Bite-Back

For a charity, branded merchandise is an integral way to get your message and cause into the public domain, as well as creating ambassadors and raising much-needed additional donations. After completing the brand refresh, website strategy and design for marine conservation charity Bite-Back, we turned our hand to designing some t-shirts, which are now bestsellers […]

Designing for Change-Makers

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Designing for Change-Makers

We work with clients in many different sectors at Drive, from start-up tech companies to global performance-wear brands. Agency life thrives on this myriad of projects and client types, as we learn something new from each project to bring a different perspective to the next. One client type that we find we’re working with more […]