Photography by Chester Graduate Emily Horton

Photographer and graduate of the University of Chester Emily Horton provides the inspiration this morning on Business Boom. Currently working in a photography studio as well as taking freelance commissions, Emily continues to build on a portfolio that already boasts some head-turning concept, fashion and environment shots. “From as far back as I can remember, … Continue reading

Bolton University Textile and Surface Design Graduate Amy Tomlinson

Amy Tomlinson is another great graduate who’s work we saw at the recent Bolton University Graduate Degree show, her work mixes a whole host of techniques and media to create some interesting pieces of design. My work explores different mixed media with detailed drawings and cad work. I use a lot of contrasting colours so that all … Continue reading

Spectacular Display of Digital Art From Young Designer Angelika Kural

It’s a real pleasure to showcase to you today a really inspirational, up-and-coming digital artist in the form of 24 year-old Angelika Kural from Krakow, Poland. Having started design work at a very young age, Angelika’s skills are predominantly self-taught and although she has worked in a small advertising agency, the keen artist has since … Continue reading

The Stone Roses: Return of the Manchester Greats!

Just weeks after the sad break-up of legendary American rock band R.E.M., one of the most iconic Manchester bands of the late 20th century have just reformed to the delight of millions. The Stone Roses this week announced their comeback after more than 15 years apart at what Ian Brown called their “live resurrection”. The band … Continue reading