Job vacancy!

  Job vacancy! Studio Assistant- part time. Based in Haworth, West Yorks We are looking for a hardworking and reliable individual to operate our laser engraving machines, make and package orders and other ad-hoc studio jobs. The role starts on a part time basis (2 days per week) with a view to increasing hours and responsibility for the right person. The ideal candidate will thrive under pressure, enjoy a creative environment and work well as part of a busy team. Full training will be given but a keen eye for detail, a 'can do' attitude and a methodical approach is...

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The Name Of The Game

  We see hundreds of baby names every week.  We personalise products with so many new baby names from all over the UK and beyond that its impossible not to spot trends and popular names. So for anyone out there on the hunt for baby names have a look at our list of favs... Boys unusual Jax Arlo Ned Ezra Kipp Boys popular George Charlie Oliver Jack Noah Girls popular Amelia Florence Evie Ellie Niamh Girls Unusual Ophelia Dorothy Mabel Nell Feather For more great name ideas go to..... www.emmasdiary.co.uk www.nameberry.com www.babynames.net www.babynamewizard.com

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Product Development - Starting At The Beginning

Its a very big part of our job thinking of new ideas and developing new products to keep our little business going.  Seeing a new product launch looks easy, sometimes even obvious but take it from us it's not. Inspiration is one thing, little sparks of excitement about the way a colour looks against another or a flicker of an idea that takes root in your chest and turns to butterflies as it grows is the easy bit.  However these initial flickerings often don't come to anything because the dots don't join up.   Its one thing to have a good...

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Meet Antonio, the newest member of our team!

  Meet Antonio Leon - Designer.  Antonio joined us towards the end of 2014 and is one of our most multi-tasking members of the team, jumping from designing to packaging to making a good cup of tea in one seamless move.  He knows his fonts and is our go to person for anything web related.  He is also king of biscuits, sometimes even making them himself! Describe your job and what your average day looks like? My role at Modo as a graphic designer is to translate our customers special occasions (weddings, new home, new baby)  into printable artwork that they...

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Motherhood

  Sometimes I long to be a steady and traditional mother who cooks and cleans and walks to the shops and dawdles in playgrounds etc.  I'm not tho and pretty sure I'll never achieve it. I'm mainly quite frantic, full of plans and constantly on the go. Me and my children seem to fly through our lives having lots of fun but forgetting P.E kits, being late for bed, having messy hair and eating my strange cooking..just generally making it up as we go along really! They seem well adjusted and I hope they are having a lovely childhood but...

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A Day In The Life Of A Graphic Designer at Modo Creative

  Meet Oli Firth - Designer. Oli joined the gang last September and brought with him a wealth of design cred and some really really great jumpers. He is super efficient, has an excellent eye for detail and will work wonders with your words! Describe your job and what your average day looks like? I am a Graphic designer. My day usually starts by logging on and organising the orders to be designed for that day. Me and the other designers will start with any express orders, then move on to designing the variety of prints and gifts which have been...

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