Welcome to Headjam's spreadable blog, a show and tell of creative.
Headjam Super Heroes
9 Feb 2017 · Luke Kellett
Frat Friday each week is a time for us to collaborate together on quirky and exciting things that help expand our knowledge and get us thinking about our work in a different way. Each person takes it in turns to come up with a theme for the morning and organises the team accordingly.
enkel: the New Co-operative
3 Oct 2014 · Benjamin Matthews
Freemantle-based enkel are part of a new wave of co-operatives that permit creative practices to blossom and move, to adapt and build into a global context of production and collaboration.
Typo Tuesday: TypeEd Typography School
2 Sep 2014 · Benjamin Matthews
This week on Typo Tuesday we take a look at a great design school in LA dedicated to the teaching the fundamental skills of typography: TypeEd.
Oh Yeah Wow: Anarchy, Chaos and Giant Blue Monsters
27 Aug 2014 · Benjamin Matthews
Seen that film clip with the giant blue monster that knows sign language? Or the one with Aloe Blacc and the crochet flying squid? Or Gotye's plasticine blood? They're a few of Oh Yeah Wow's clips - a remarkable group of creatives, responsible for making a bunch of films you will not forget in a hurry. Headjam's copywriter Benjamin Matthews got a chance to chat with Darcy Prendergast, their Director, Animator and Sultan in Training about what makes them tic.
Typo Tuesday: Letterpress Aesthetics + Telegramme Studio
19 Aug 2014 · Benjamin Matthews
This week on Typo Tuesday we wander through the rich history in Telegramme Studio’s screen print inspired typography and poster designs.
Typo Tuesday: The Neo-Gothic of Joan Quirós
12 Aug 2014 · Luke Kellett
This week on Typo Tuesday we feature the macho neo-gothic calligraphy and typography of Spaniard, Joan Quirós.
Headjam Visits Canada!
11 Jul 2014 · Benjamin Matthews
At Headjam we try to build relationships on a global scale, with the goal of knowledge and skills exchange that puts as in touch with the most cutting edge digital creative on the planet. Our Account Planner Dr Benjamin Matthews recently returned from a research expedition Canada. This is his story.
Patch Sinclair: Interview with an Animator
11 Jun 2014 · Benjamin Matthews
Patch Sinclair is an illustrator and animator who innovates to convert her artwork into film clips, and her work has been described as a "mash up of uncanny science and design" that "feature stark watercolour compositions and dense chaotic musings". Sound interesting?
Innovative Toronto Agency: Labspace
2 Jun 2014 · Benjamin Matthews
Headjam love Labspace - an innovative creative agency based in of Toronto, Canada that supports an art house through its commercial projects.
Headjam @Semi-Permanent 2014
30 May 2014 · Benjamin Matthews
Headjam creative agency is feeling inspired after rocking down to Sydney last week for the epic 2014 Semi-Permanent creative festival.
An Interview with Newcastle Typographer Sophie Elinor
4 Apr 2014 · Luke Kellett
Newcastle-based typographer Sophie Elinor shares with Headjam the details on her brand new typeface and the history of the Ampercaln
A Teeny Peek Into Headjam Creative
6 Feb 2014 · Luke Kellett
Headjam was delighted to have Athene Rhodes come in for work experience late in 2013. Athene came all the way from the Central Coast for this opportunity, and she also happens to be the sister of our lovely designer Anna Rhodes!
Great by Association
16 Jan 2014 · Luke Kellett
History suddenly becomes fascinating and fashionable as Great by Association gives each new t-shirt owner a direct connection to interesting historical famous people, all born on the same day.
Frat Friday: Halloween Hilarity and Role Reversals
23 Oct 2013 · Luke Kellett
With the seven Headjammers available last Friday, we took our typical job roles that we have and went crazy, reassigning ourselves new jobs, based on the title we drew.
An Interview with Headjam's latest Nora Mironov
11 Oct 2013 · Luke Kellett
How could 21-year-old West Australian Nora Mironov have known that when she embarked on her month long internship with Headjam, she wouldn't need her return ticket home?
An Interview with Melbourne Illustrator Zahra Zainal
28 Aug 2013 · Luke Kellett
Read about the day in the life of Melbourne artist and illustrator Zahra Zainal.
An Interview with Melbourne Web Developer Isaac Williams
9 Aug 2013 · Luke Kellett
When he begins a new job, his first thought is always 'what does it feel like to use? What does it fell like to scroll or push a button or to watch an object bounce.' Isaac likes programming because you can develop the way a person sees, hears and touches.
Typo Tuesday: Smile for French Origami
23 Jul 2013 · Luke Kellett
The effort in creating the origami, the planning for the colours, and the knowledge that the paper won't last forever might seem like deterrents for some artist, but for Mademoiselle Maurice, it's all about the moment.
Old School: Part 2 Books and Molluscs
4 May 2013 · Luke Kellett
Encyclopaedia from Australia with an incredible section on Molluscs.
Zero Waste Packaging Solutions
21 Mar 2013 · Sarah Cook
In today's environmentally aware marketplace, finding new ways to cut back on packaging is in both consumer and producer interest. Earning his master's in packaging at Pratt Institute, NY, last year, graduate student Aaron Mickelson came up with a few very nifty, zero-waste ideas.