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.
Social media, Marketing Automation and 2015!
10 Nov 2015 · Luke Kellett
2015 has been the year of some substantial changes to the way in which we engage with online content, advertising on Social media has never been more saturated, mobile usage continues to grow and dominate the online world, rumours have come and gone on the future of advertising on these mobile devices due to operating system updates such as Apple’s iOS 9. Oh and Facebook launched instagram advertising.
Typo Tuesday in Portugal: “Azedo”
27 Jan 2015 · Benjamin Matthews
This week on Typo Tuesday the search for great typography sees us fly away to Portugal, to meet designer Pedro Azedo and check out his (free!) font, “Azedo”.
Headjam Creative Agency @ Seal Rocks
8 Dec 2014 · Benjamin Matthews
The whole Headjam team went up to beautiful Seal Rocks for our annual holiday last week, and had a blast!
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: Gemma O'Brien
30 Sep 2014 · Luke Kellett
This week on Typo Tuesday we feature the typography of Gemma O’Brien, an amazing Sydney based illustrator who specialises in hand lettering and whose freelance work ranges through diverse styles and clients; it’s well worth a look.
Typo Tuesday: Futuracha
16 Sep 2014 · Benjamin Matthews
This week on Typo Tuesday we feature Futuracha, an Evge-award winning display font and the typography of Athens based creative agency, holy.
Typo Tuesday: “Plasticine Perfect”
8 Sep 2014 · Benjamin Matthews
This week's Typo Tuesday gets its hands joyfully dirty with Olga Protasova, a Ukrainian graphic designer and illustrator who loves the combination of typography and plasticine.
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 · Luke Kellett
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: Georgia Roussos, Perfect Circles and Primary Sans
25 Aug 2014 · Benjamin Matthews
This week on Typo Tuesday we feature Georgia Roussos, a talented young British designer with a passion for typography who created this lovely, geometric sans serif typeface to inspire school children: Primary Sans.
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: HelvetiCandy!
5 Aug 2014 · Luke Kellett
This week on Typo Tuesday its the sweet sweet return of Helvetica, the type face everybody wants to mod - and now, its HelvetiCandy!
Typo Tuesday: Parallel London
15 Jul 2014 · Benjamin Matthews
This week on Typo Tuesday we "Parallel London", typography that digs into the streets of the world city, literally.
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.
Typo Tuesday: Going Loopy!
1 Jul 2014 · Benjamin Matthews
This weeks Typo Tuesday is a bit special for us here at Headjam. Since we've been so busy the last couple of weeks with our many fabulous clients we haven't had the chance to put together a blog post for a little while. But we're hoping this post of looping letters will make up for our neglect. Enjoy.
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?
Typo Tuesday: 3D Epic by Lex Wilson
10 Jun 2014 · Benjamin Matthews
This week on Typo Tuesday we feature the 3D typography of Lex Wilson, an amazing illustrator based in Cambridge in the UK.
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.