The New Logo

06 Apr 2006

I’ve finally finished the replacement for the oh-so-common 3 leaf logo that moaned about before, and realigned and simplified the site a bit to suit the new style (clear out those caches!).

So (for the benefit of those reading this in their RSS reader), here it is:

New Hicksdesign logo

You’ll get used to it.

Reasons, explanations and talk about the process I will leave for another time. There were a lot of rejected ideas that I’d like to show you at some point too.

As for the site, it will need further tweaking over the coming weeks. It’s a wider layout, and I want to implement a resolution dependant layout to accomodate those who browse narrower, as well update old stuff like the desktops. Again, living by the small steps mantra, rather than trying to get everything done in one go.

Update: Whoops. Turns out I’ve used the same typeface as Firewheel Design. I hadn’t noticed that they’d moved to Egret as well. If they didn’t have ‘design’ in their title as well, I’d tempted to say sod it, but I may have to rethink the type.

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  • 14 Feb 2019

    That time of year when I keep marvelling at “Still light at 5!” On my way home…

  • 03 Feb 2019

    Black-headed Gulls huddled together on the ice at Rushy Common. #birding #digiscoping

  • 02 Feb 2019

    Found a bundle of things from my birth while at my Dads today. Leaflets on maternity benefits, welfare services and my weight card (Johnathan? Have I been spelling my one name wrong all these years?!)

  • 01 Feb 2019

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  • 27 Jan 2019

    For her birthday last year, some of Leigh’s chums clubbed together bought her a gin blending weekend at the Plough in Clanfield. We booked it for January (when it would be needed most). It was like a potions class, and after a lot of smelling, she now has a gin that tastes like pencil shavings! It’s even nicer than it sounds!

  • 23 Jan 2019

    Pondering about pictograms - we’re going to need a new symbol soon. #icons #pictograms #symbols #representations

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