Rushfirth Creative in our own words blog - the latest info on a Leeds Graphic Design Agency.

Helping businesses succeed and achieve their potential through effective brand communications

Monthly Archives: October 2011

26 Oct 2011 Good people. Good advice. Good event.

Good people. Good advice. Good event.

Carl Hopkins and Stefanie Hopkins give a talkYesterday saw our second outing for the Child Friendly Networking project. A small friendly group of parents working within their own businesses met up at Fizzy Lizard in Huddersfield, not just to share business cards –  but ideas, experience, support and advice.

This principle took on a new dimension when we invited busy entrepreneurial husband and wife team Carl Hopkins of

Read More
24 Oct 2011 Have you visited us on facebook yet?

Have you visited us on facebook yet?

We’d love you to share all kinds of stuff with us on our Facebook page. Check us out. And if you like us, then please go ahead and like us!

facebook.com/RushfirthCreative

Read More
16 Oct 2011 Showing support –  in any colour you like as long as it’s purple

Showing support – in any colour you like as long as it’s purple

Last weekend saw the big charity game hosted by HTAFC in support of one of our favourite local charities The Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice.
We’ve done a few odds and ends for them recently, and we enjoy sounding-off on Twitter about what a great job they do. At a recent MY Network meeting we were chatting with Kate Goldring about how we could help with the big day.
The res…

Read More
12 Oct 2011 Supporting Geoff’s Major Endeavour

Supporting Geoff’s Major Endeavour

Geoff Major Cartoon Illustration for Charity

Having seen the work that we did in support of Geoff Shepherd from The Yorkshire Mafia, we were approached by another Geoff (there’s a lot of ‘em about apparently) with a request to do a similar cartoon for his dare-devil fund-raising projects.

Always keen to help a good cause whenever we can- we did this little thing for him, and thankfully he likes it.

Geoff Major is dra…

Read More
11 Oct 2011 BlogTheo_031011

Theo Paphitis talks enterprise in education with STEPteam and Rushfirth Creative

Theo Paphitis from BBC Dragons Den meets and talks with STEPteam UKLast week we attended the seminar at RAI Saviles Hall in my hometown of Leeds. We were there in three separate capacities- firstly as Rushfirth Creative, secondly on behalf of The Yorkshire Mafia who were good enough to invite us in the first place, and thirdly as STEPteam- our enterprise education programme aimed at secondary schools.

The ‘enterprise in education’ …

Read More
11 Oct 2011 The Kirklees ‘Means’ Business Conference

The Kirklees ‘Means’ Business Conference

Rushfirth Creative attend a seminar at the Kirklees Business ConferenceIt’s a bit after the event now, but what the heck!

On 29th of September Kathy and I attended the Kirklees Business Conference at the Galpharm Stadium, Huddersfield.

The event, as always, was put on by our friend the über-affable Danny Matharu of Hillrich. And the guy not only really knows how to put an event together, but on the day keeps it running like a well oiled networking m…

Read More
06 Oct 2011 My tribute to Steve Jobs creator of the Apple Mac Computer

Steve Jobs RIP

My tribute to Steve Jobs creator of the Apple Mac Computer

Everyone knows Apple for consumer goods such as iPhone, iPod, iPad… most people outside the creative industry won’t realise that something like 9/10 pieces of printed material they have ever held in their hand over last 20 years would most likely have been designed and artworked on an Apple Macintosh computer. I myself have been using a Mac every day since the late 80̸…

Read More
02 Oct 2011 Blog_Congratulations_GS

Congratulations to Geoff with his new arrival!

And it’s still not too late to donate to the Yorkshire Mafia Candle Lighters appeal!…

Read More