Kingfisher illustration

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Kingfisher illustration

Kingfisher, a vector illustration. Having completed the illustration this saying of Jesus seemed to fit perfectly. Using vectors means the illustration can be resized without loss of quality unlike bitmap based art and photos which become pixelated the larger they are resized. The original of this illustration could fit on the side of a building and still look sharp!

Blue Celtic knot work

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Celtic knot lilac and blue

Celtic knot in blue. A graphic design based upon Celtic knots. This design is all vectors so will scale without loss of detail. Highlights and low lights have been added to provide a sense of depth to the knotwork. Below is the same design using different a colour scheme.

Gold Celtic knot work

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Celtic knot black and gold

Celtic knot in gold. A graphic design based upon Celtic knots. This design is all vectors so will scale without loss of detail. Highlights and low lights have been added to provide a sense of depth to the knotwork. Below is the same design using different a colour scheme.

Benedetto GA35 left handed guitar

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Benedetto GA35 left hand for portfolio

Benedetto GA35 left handed guitar illustration. This image was drawn using only vectors – see the wireframe closeup image below where the black outlines represent the individual vector shapes and compare it with the closeup image at the bottom. This illustration took several of days to complete due to the complexity of the beautiful wood grain. Wireframe view Closeup view

G Mantella Jewellers logo

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G Mantella Logo

KC Designs were approached by G Mantella Jewellers to re-create a logo to be used on all their bags used when the client purchases an item of jewellery from them. Their original logo – see below – looked a bit too thin and insubstantial, the G and M were too close so the logo was redesigned with bolder lines. The … Read More

Avatar for website

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Laura's avatar for the website

This Avatar is not purely aimed at social media but is to be incorporated into a new website, so a slightly different approach was required. The Avatar is also used for social media and was created in Affinity Designer which is a great vector with pixel editing app. KC Designs use the same basic approach when creating an avatar and … Read More

Avatar for social media

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Ken's avatar for social media

Avatar for social media created in Affinity Designer which is a great vector with pixel editing app. KC Designs use the same basic approach when creating an avatar and work towards realism rather than create a caricature. Features need to be slightly exaggerated – a larger head to make the face more prominent – and simplified, as avatars are often … Read More

Jenny Lauren Mohsen

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Jenny Lauren Mohsen

Website: The Jenny Lauren Mohsen Gallery is a website showcasing the paintings by Jenny Lauren Mohsen. There is a left side menu bar for larger screens which changes to a top menu bar for smaller screens. The site has several gallery pages depending on the context of the art works.

Tom Bushnell

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Tom Bushnell Artist

New responsive website: This website for Contemporary Abstract artist Tom Bushnell incorporates a gallery to showcase Tom’s art and provides an online shop where paintings can be purchased.

Hymn Society GBI

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Hymn Society of Great Britain and Ireland

Website rebuild and logo: The logo supplied was an old scan of printed material so quite degraded. KC Designs set about re-creating as a vector drawing, utilising Gill Sans for the text and adding the open book element. To this was added differing bottom text elements for the various website pages. The society was formed in 1937 and has an … Read More

Trinity Sunday Graphic

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Trinity Celtic graphic

Graphic: This graphic can be used in a wide variety of situations and advertise the place, date and time of the event. It can be utilised as a social media banner or image on printed material. It was originally created in other software but has been reworked in Affinity Designer. KC Designs creates other graphics for St Mary Magdalene, Enfield’s … Read More

St Mary Magdalene

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St Mary Magdalene Church, Enfield

New responsive website design and logo: This was a complete rebuild of an existing, non-responsive website. The St Mary Magdalene colour scheme is sympathetically based upon colours used in the panels of the Chancel ceiling and Altar area. The Chancel itself contains “some of the most interesting Victorian Gothic artwork in Europe”, created by Buckeridge and Westlake in 1897 and … Read More

Mill Hill Historical Society

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Mill Hill Historical Society logo

New responsive website design. Mill Hill Historical Society is a friendly society in which the members meet monthly during the autumn / winter months for interesting talks on a wide variety of subjects from visiting lecturers and arrange day and half day outings during the spring / summer months to places of interest both local and national. The website covers … Read More

Palm Sunday Graphic

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Palm Sunday poster

Graphic: This graphic can be used in a wide variety of situations and advertise the place, date and time of the event. It can be utilised as a social media banner or image on printed material. It was originally created in other software but has been reworked in Affinity Designer. KC Designs creates other graphics for St Mary Magdalene, Enfield’s … Read More