Our Blog Posts
Cards Against Bullsh*t: How We Wished Our Clients A Happy Christmas
Traditionally, for many businesses, wishing clients season’s greetings would involve sending a Christmas themed card, maybe a box of Roses or Quality Street, or even a bottle of fizz. All nice. All pretty boring. So when we came to think about how we wanted to express happy holidays…
10 of the Best Independent Creatives in Scotland
From illustrators to origami artists - a spotlight on some of the amazing creative talent right here in our little corner of the planet.
Walking in a MadeBrave Wonderland!
T’was the week before Christmas, and all through the studio… Every year we like to celebrate Christmas in a big way. You might remember last year when Andrew dressed up as a Christmas Tree and nearly made Mike drop a dozen Krispy Kremes, or if you’ve loved us long-time, you’ll…
Bringing ‘This World Belongs to the Brave’ to Life at Casa MadeBrave
Brave by name, brave by nature - Signwriter and Lettering Artist, Rachel E Millar paints a bold new mural in our meeting room.
What Creatives Need To Know To Communicate Your Brand Consistently
Put all of these things in place and communicating your brand gets a whole lot easier.
How to Define Your Brand’s Purpose
Simon Sinek’s ‘Start With Why’ and other ways to identify your brand’s purpose.
Why Consistency is Key for Brand Sentiment
Creating a consistent brand that builds trust and leads to advocacy.
A New Bus Launch … MadeBrave-style.
Don’t get us wrong, agency life is awesome. We get to work with brilliant clients and creative geniuses, and there’s always teacakes in the cupboard.
One thing’s for sure - we are ideas people. We love nothing more than filling up our coffee cups, gathering on beanbags and having a good ideation session (after a game of rock-paper-scissors to decide who gets to write on the whiteboard).
National Coding Week – Take Us To Wonderland.
Morpheus leans towards Neo with his hands outstretched. “You take the blue pill - the story ends … you take the red pill - you stay in Wonderland, and I show you how deep the rabbit hole goes.”
You know the drill (has The Matrix REALLY been out for 20 years?), Neo takes the red pill (we would too!) and is reborn into a world where the bare bones of everything he once knew comes down to flickering, neon-green code.
Bringing ‘To Infinity and Beyond’ to Life at Casa MadeBrave
Taking things to infinity and beyond when it comes to showcasing one of our brand values, with help from typographer and lettering artist, Craig Black.
Bringing ‘Amigos Without Egos’ to Life at Casa MadeBrave
Arrrriiibaa - We worked with Richard Davies to illustrate one of our brand values.
Why Brands Should Wear Their Values on their Sleeves…Well, Walls.
If anything should get the spotlight, it’s your brand values. When it comes to brands, we like to think of them as a person, especially when it comes to setting brand values. We, as people, have principles we live by, right? Now, take that idea and flip it…