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Glesga Rides – Cycle Around Glasgow
The Squinty Bridge, The Armadillo, The Squiggly Bridge, The Barras, Clockwork Orange; us Glaswegians love a good nickname. So when it was announced yesterday that Glasgow are introducing a new cycling scheme we had to get in there early with a nickname. So we hereby…
It’s the Final (TEDxGlasgow) Countdown
TEDxGlasgow is less than 3 weeks away now, so we’ve pretty much been eyes down (on phones, tablets, keyboards, mice), getting the website up and working some social media magic to get the TEDx chat going. As Creative Partners, we’ve been doing all sorts of illustration, design, development and copywriting…
MadeBrave® in the News
We’ve made a few appearances in the Scottish press recently which naturally we’re pretty pleased about! If you missed them, here are the links to the stories in The Herald and the Evening Times. …
Racing Cars, Watches & Beards: 10 Minutes with Jonny Adam
On Friday, our Kirstin and Laura caught up with Aston Martin racing driver Jonny Adam. The interview took place in The Ritz in London. Jonny opted for a healthy, high protein smoothie, whilst Laura and Kirstin had champagne cocktails. Kidding, we actually did the interview on the phone; we…
Debrand is the New Rebrand, Didn’t You Know?
So we couldn’t help ourselves, we had to join in April fools day and since it’s after 12pm we have to tell you (booooo). We definitely managed to fool some of you with our Coca-Cola Debrand job, showcasing their new ‘invisible’ (aka blank) cans to help them stand out in…
Our Andrew is Ready to Get the CROWD Going…
No, he's not going back to his rock'n'roll band days (he can't, his guitar is now on the wall of our studio), but he is going to get in front of a Crowd.
The Scotsman Visit Studio 404
Yesterday we had a new visitor to Studio 404 – Stephen Emerson, Online Editor at The Scotsman. Armed with a video camera and questions (nothing controversial, thankfully), he came to interview Andrew and chat building businesses, sharing entrepreneurial tips and TEDxGlasgow. The video interview will…
Creative Mind for Transplant: A MadeBrave® Story
This is the story of a wise man (let’s call him Steven, because that’s his name), who in November 2013 binned boring CV’s and online portfolios to knock our proverbial socks off and apply for the position of MadeBrave® Design Director…. One cold winters…
MadeBrave® Christmas Night Out 2013
We’re off out on the MadeBrave® Christmas Party tonight and just couldn’t help getting into the festive spirit.
Spooky Greetings and Happy Halloween from all in the MadeBrave® Studio… mwhahahahahahha!…
MadeBrave® Pictionary Fridays
We love Adobe Creative Suite® as much as the next designer but often we feel the need to use a good ole’ fashioned pen or pencil. So a few weeks ago, when we filled the one empty wall space we had left in the studio with a giant magnetic glass…
Glasgow Business Awards – MadeBrave® are Winners!
One man’s vision (man aka Andrew), 20 months, a £1000 start up fund, 8 recruitments and several top-notch clients later and MadeBrave® are officially award winners! At last night’s Glasgow Business Awards 2013, brought to us by Glasgow Chamber of Commerce and sponsor Bank of Scotland, we were crowned Best…