The Design Garden

This is the personal blog of Matt Windsor at The Design Garden.
A creative graphic design company specialising in book design, based in Chichester UK.

Aug 20
New business cards arrived today… #spirographsrule

New business cards arrived today… #spirographsrule


Mar 6

I recently inherited a bunch of lovely old books and as it’s #WorldBookDay I thought I’d share with you interwobs some scans of the cool covers.


Nov 18
Here’s a flyer I’ve just designed for The Lounge Kittens, a very special 3-part vocal harmony group who sing rock/hip-hop/metal songs in a lounge styling

Here’s a flyer I’ve just designed for The Lounge Kittens, a very special 3-part vocal harmony group who sing rock/hip-hop/metal songs in a lounge styling


Mar 11

My Angel Mother print

Forgotten Mother’s Day? Get back in the good books with this art print –  ’My Angel Mother’ now available on my Society6 page.


Dec 3
Mince pies, lashings of mulled wine & sackable dance moves, yes the office Christmas party season is upon us again. My friend asked me to whip up a quick poster for his works do and I duly obliged. The date has been changed to protect the venue and the anonymity of said drunken dancers. Good luck to all the photocopiers out there at this difficult time.

Mince pies, lashings of mulled wine & sackable dance moves, yes the office Christmas party season is upon us again. My friend asked me to whip up a quick poster for his works do and I duly obliged. The date has been changed to protect the venue and the anonymity of said drunken dancers. Good luck to all the photocopiers out there at this difficult time.


Nov 6
I say, that’s a nice bit of letterpress work.
Design and concept: Kate Gabriel

I say, that’s a nice bit of letterpress work.

Design and concept: Kate Gabriel


Sep 12
A reassuring name for a gas barbecue… (Taken with Instagram)

A reassuring name for a gas barbecue… (Taken with Instagram)


Aug 27
Handmade Space Invader wedding decorations. Obviously.  (Taken with Instagram)

Handmade Space Invader wedding decorations. Obviously. (Taken with Instagram)


Aug 20
One robot ice cube tray plus a bit of Fimo and a lot of patience = a robot army of wedding table decorations… (Taken with Instagram)

One robot ice cube tray plus a bit of Fimo and a lot of patience = a robot army of wedding table decorations… (Taken with Instagram)


Jul 13
Home from home. Mod cons not included.  (Taken with Instagram at Roeburndale)

Home from home. Mod cons not included. (Taken with Instagram at Roeburndale)


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