If you're on the hunt for a new logo, some business cards or website design, look no further than Sprowt. This Melbourne-based graphic design company, created by Amber Stapff, has worked with some big brands - and even created business cards for The Life Creative (so they come with my personal seal of approval).
“Sometimes you have to take a chance on yourself and back yourself,” says Anastasia Kotis, the creative behind local biz White Forest Home. The chapter in her life she’s referring to is the one in which she left her corporate job to pursue her creative dream. It happened in August 2012 - and the Canterbury wife and mum hasn’t looked back.
I recently visited the Designer Rugs showroom and discovered the amazing artwork of Derryn Tal adorning the walls there. This abstract contemporary artist is a Sydney local and has me smitten with her unique works, which are created by generating chemical reactions in various materials.