My name is
Joanne Mackellar

Web Designer & Illustrator


The sign writing of Quorn

Posted on 22 Sep 2015 in Travel, Type | Comments Off on The sign writing of Quorn

A few weeks ago I took off on a road trip across Australia. I intended to go up the Oonandatta track and then spend a few weeks in the Northern Territory. One of the first stops of my road trip was a tiny town outside of Port Augusta called Quorn. The main attraction of Quorn […]

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Star Trek Intro

Posted on 17 Jun 2012 in Animations, Type | 0 comments

It’s no secret that I love Star Trek. So it’s hard to imagine I wouldn’t enjoy such a clever interpretation of the Star Trek theme. The team behind this animation captured the essence of what is Star Trek. They’ve done it quite well.

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Kerning game

Posted on 13 Oct 2011 in Games, Type | 0 comments

Type on the web has a lot to be desired. I’m sick of going onto blogs and seeing 5 different fonts on the same page. Though I do agree that menu needs to be differenianted. I prefer the more suttle approach of colour or line rather than a different font. Saying that not all type […]

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Posted on 12 Oct 2011 in Type | Comments Off on Alphabet

The Alphabet 2 from n9ve on Vimeo. I love type.

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Inspiration Friday – Doyald Young

Posted on 16 Sep 2011 in Illustrators, Type | Comments Off on Inspiration Friday – Doyald Young

Decided who you are, decided what you want to do, and then do it because it is surely possible – Doyald Young Lovely documentry about Doyald Young from Lynda.com. ….letters we look at today are the same letters we looked at 500 years ago. I recently came across Doyald Young a little while ago. I […]

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