Oliver Stevenson

Oli is the Marketing and Communications Assistant at Shillington. He loves food, Modernist architecture, coffee, hip-hop and the London Underground.
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50 Essential Books Every Graphic Designer Should Read in 2020

Even if you’re an experienced graphic designer, that doesn’t mean you ever stop learning. Indeed, graphic design should be a...

Featured Graphic Design Inspiration & Ideas
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Shillington Online vs other Online Courses

You may have seen recently that Shillington launched its first ever Online Graphic Design Course—we were super excited about...

Featured Resources
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#FridayFive with Shillington Design Teacher Ed Baptist

Inspiration can come from anywhere. So, on the first Friday of each month, we’re sharing some of our Shillington team’s...

Friday Five Graphic Design Inspiration & Ideas
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10 Free Google Font Alternatives to Popular Fonts

Whether you’re a student or a recent graduate, living on a tight budget means looking for savings wherever you can, including...

Featured Resources
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11 Amazing Designs for Activism and Protest

Independent British designer Johnathan Barnbrook is quoted as saying "Design is both a political and cultural force for...

Graphic Design Inspiration & Ideas
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Interview with Fredrik Öst, Creative Director of Snask

When lockdown came in March 2020 and we had to move all our classes online, we were hit with a new, unique opportunity. We were...

Industry Interviews Interviews
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Nicer Tuesdays August

Nothing stops It's Nice That's monthly talk series Nicer Tuesdays—they've moved online to keep delivering you talks from the...

Events
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10 Best Creatives from Chicago

At Shillington, we love to explore and celebrate great design from around the world. We’ve covered the work of many creatives,...

Around the World Graphic Design Inspiration & Ideas
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Among the Trees

Escape into nature this summer, right on London's Southbank with The Hayward Gallery's exhibition Among the Trees. In...

Events UK
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Interview with Make Room Zine: Alex Francis, Nina Hamer and Katie O’Rourke

The Cover and Envelope of Make Room Issue 1 Alexandra Francis, Nina Hamer and Katie O'Rourke met on the full-time course at...

Graduate Interviews Graphic Design Inspiration & Ideas
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Studio Emmi: Creative Ecosystem Part 2

Former Shillington guest speakers Studio Emmi turn 15 this year—and are throwing some events to celebrate! Creative...

Events UK
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The 13 Step Graphic Design Process (Simple & Effective)

As we all know by now and despite what some people may think, the graphic design process is much more than just shoving words and...

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Meet Ayesha Mansour, Shillington Graduate and Freelance Designer

Ayesha Mansour, Shillington London graduate, had been working in marketing for almost a decade. Though, working with designers...

Graduate Interviews Interviews
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7 Things You Should Never Say To a Graphic Designer (And How To Respond)

Graphic designers around the world are familiar with the common things clients say—it comes with the territory to answer...

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