University of Salford Graphic Design Graduate Alex Potter

Graphic designer Alex Potter born in Wigan, but is a graduate with First Class honors of the University of Salford. I’m a Graphic Designer that recently graduated from The University of Salford with a First Class Honours Degree. I was born (and still live) in Wigan, I have always been creative, with Art and Graphics being my … Continue reading

Creative Confectionery by The Candy Artist

This afternoon we bring you two designers with a difference in the shape of Judy Leung and Angela Tang, who together make up The Candy Artist. As the name suggests, The Candy Artist designs and sells creatively crafted confectionery. Although still in its infancy, the Wigan-based business is gaining real momentum, attracting attention from far … Continue reading

Elaine Hassall and Butterquins; Handmade Clothing and Accesories

Elaine Hassall started her business Butterquins after completing her fashion degree at UCLAN back in 2009. After exhibiting her final fashion collection at graduate fashion week that year she went onto setup the company where she hand makes and customizes clothing and accessories. Butterquins is a little business started by a girl who loves to sew! She hand … Continue reading

Vintage and Retro Craft Fair at Haigh Hall

Vibrant Vintage returns again for all the vintage lovers in the North West; this time you can join the Vintage and Retro Craft Fair at Haigh Hall. The venue provides an ideal country location as it is just 2 miles from Wigan town centre and within easy reach of the motorway network. Vibrant Vintage are proud … Continue reading

Wigan Vintage and Craft Fair Preview!

Victoria of Vibrant Vintage has her fair organisation hat on again this month, but this time around its for a Vintage & Craft Fair to be held in Wigan on Monday 7th May. The event will take place at Wigan Investment Centre, Waterside Drive, Wigan, WN3 5BA, starting at 10am and finishing at 4pm. There’s … Continue reading

Interaction, Motion, Environment & Print Designer Christine Charnock

It’s always great to come across emerging talents across the North West, whether they be at university or working freelance. This mornings feature involves Salford student Chistine Charnock, who is steadily building up an impressive portfolio of art and design. What’s for certain, she is definitely one to watch for the future. Here’s more from … Continue reading