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Cultivating a design collaboration mindset

By Sarah-Jayne Shine

Cultivating a design collaboration mindset

We recently picked up a very exciting piece of work. Bigger than normal for us admittedly, but still very much within our scope. Especially as we have recently aligned ourselves with some of the best brains in the region.

In fact we’re in residence with them now in our very own shared workspace; The Other Side - A collaborative creative space for dreamers and doers in Horowhenua.

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There’s no better time than now to get your ducks in a row

By Sarah-Jayne Shine

There’s no better time than now to get your ducks in a row

Contrary to popular belief auditing your brand can be swift, painless, easy, and wait for it…enjoyable. Brand audits can be wholesale belt and braces or a quick state of the nation overview. They can be a quick check in to make sure you’re still on track and following your dreams, or they can be deep dive and analytic driven.

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The difference between a graphic designer and your cousin who used Photoshop once

By Sarah-Jayne Shine

The difference between a graphic designer and your cousin who used Photoshop once
Everyone wants a beautiful website, a killer logo with to-die for marketing assets – but the fact is that many companies simply aren’t willing to pay professional rates for these things, and they’re doing themselves a disservice. They may instead often ask a friend / relative / employee without adequate training, to “have a go” at DIY design. The results ranging from unexciting and commonplace at best, to absolutely appalling (and commercially damaging) at worst.

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How do I get someone to read my boring document?

By Sarah-Jayne Shine

How do I get someone to read my boring document?
We’re masters at this. First up we know good content from bad and we can help you with this process. Documents needn’t be boring and crammed full of dull words.

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Why invest in design?

By Sarah-Jayne Shine

Why invest in design?
Design is as solid an investment as you could ever make. Particularly in uncertain times. Designers tell your story. We know how your market will react to a design. We’re translators. We often hear ‘it’s not rocket science!’ Well actually it kind of is.

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How we celebrate our clients on Labour Day

By Sarah-Jayne Shine

How we celebrate our clients on Labour Day

Labour Day means so much to so many in Aotearoa. For the majority of us we’re able to kick back for an extra day and recharge our batteries for what lies ahead for us in November / December aka ‘The Silly season’.

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Shepherdess wins at Electra Business and Innovation Awards 2020

By Sarah-Jayne Shine

Shepherdess wins at Electra Business and Innovation Awards 2020
We are super proud to announce that Shepherdess Magazine took out a shiny gong at the Electra Business and Innovation Awards.Lemonface Design are honoured to be the creative force behind this outstanding publication.

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Why you need US in YOUR corner

By Sarah-Jayne Shine

Why you need US in YOUR corner

First impressions really do matter, especially when it comes to us parting with our money.

Graphic design is more than just creating a sharp logo and an attractive colour scheme. Clever graphic design and branding represents the quality of your products and services, how you interact with your customers and the impression you leave in your customer’s mind.

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