Saturday, 31 January 2009

Phil Thompson at Junction Art (feb 6th)

Philip is busy making lots of new slates for Junction Arts first show of 2009...the work will be based on famous musicians...with a twist.
The show previews on Friday 6th February from 6-8pm.
For more information about Junction Art (and how to get there!) - please visit

Sunday, 25 January 2009

Clouds typeface for Small Stories

G-R-A have made a new typeface for "" - the 2009 project for G-R-A to collaborate and share the exciting world of type and fonts with like minded people aroud the world.

The font is available for download for one week only, then it will only be available by subscribing to the free CD of all 52 Fonts which will be made in 2010.

Check out to see the font! enjoy!

Sunday, 18 January 2009

Rover 216 typeface up on typefaceaweek

Just to let you know that the latest typeface in our "typefaceaweek2009" project is ready for download (one week only). After the week - it will only be available at the end of the year as a Limited edition CDrom - if you'd like a copy of this CDrom, pelase email us and secure one! as there are only going to be 50 made.

Wednesday, 14 January 2009

La Fraise T-Shirt design Competition

Gabi has entered "Greenfinch" into the online t-shirt design compettion, run by La Fraise if she wins, she gets $1500 and 500 of the designs printed! - please create an account and vote form her!
Greenfinch ©2008 by Gabrielle Reith - La Fraise T Shirt competition
again, some lovely comments from the WWW community!
"very classy, i love the style and detail. looks great on the shoe the way you have it layed out."
J3Concepts (Crew) 14.01.2009 01:33

RYZ Sneaker design Competition

Gabi has entered "Greenfinch" into the onlinesneaker design compettion, run by RYZ if she wins, she gets $1500 and the shoes will be made! - please create an account and vote form her! This competition is in conjunction with the la Fraise one (above). If successful, we'll be aiming to enter more designs...

one of the lovely comments left by the staff of RYZ goes as follows:
"In an age where the environment is at the fore front of international news, what better than celebrating nature in fashion. A great, calming design."

Monday, 12 January 2009

Itchee Wasp - Whitespace group show at Musa

Both Gabrielle and Philip have works in the latest MUSA art exhibition featuring work from the tutors of Aberdeen City's Arts Development Team (Whitespace). The show runs from January 12th to the 7 th of March.

Click here for the P&J article

Sunday, 4 January 2009

Small Stories in the Shops!

Aberdeen Art Gallery, Junction Art and Gifts and Johnny Come Lately are now stocking Gabrielle's "Small Stories" cards. The 8 cards based on various birds and owls which can also be seen online in her Etsy shop.

Gabi has also contacted the Lighthouse in Glasgow, the DCA in Dundee and various other potential outlets, meetings are being set up as we type... look out for them!

Saturday, 3 January 2009

Gabi has an Etsy Shop!

Gabrielle has created an Etsy shop, so you can purchase some of her work online (finally?!) For starters, she has put her new card sets (birds and owls) and some Small Stories Jewellery in the online shop, more will be added soon!

Thursday, 1 January 2009

Typeface a week project for 2009

Gabrielle & Philip are embarking upon an ambitious project for 2009. We are going to create a typeface a week! During 2009 Gabi and Phil will be creating 52 usable typefaces, including fonts from selected guests. The "weekly font" will be downloadable for one week only, then, at the end of the year, a limited edition download / cd will be distributed to subscribers. If you wish to subscribe to our projects outcome, please email us.

New Studio!

Gabrielle and Philip have erected their new studio at our temporary residence in Inverurie..."Shed / Studio / Shed" is the name of our new 8*16' will follow...we hope this will provide us with a productive and comfortable studio space!

Happy New Year!

Gabrielle & Philip just want to wish everyone a happy new year, we hope that you have a fruitful and fun year. We will aim to update the site every month, and keep you informed of developments and news...