News — Scotland

Together

Posted by Stewart Bremner on

During the intense campaigning on the summer of 2014, the lovely people at Free Space on Edinburgh's Easter Road asked me to rework one of my #indyref graphics as a large display for their exterior side wall. The graphic was one of hope. Using a Saul Bass style, it showed how Scotland's political parties would come together for Scotland's good after independence. After taking a post-referendum break, they one more asked me to rework the graphic, this time to take out the referendum reference. The resulting poster design has been on their wall since late last year and has been well received. In the last few weeks,...

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Evidence for independence

Posted by Stewart Bremner on

With our next chance to vote for Scottish Independence in the not-too-distant future, we at Indy Prints felt it was important to keep alive the arguments that made our compelling #indyref case in 2014. Naturally, our way of doing that is to make some damned fine art! This is why today we launch a new series of prints, that continue to make the case for Scotland’s independence! The prints not only carry some of the arguments that helped the Yes campaign win so thoroughly online, they are also a mere £8 each – making them ideal for any budget. Each of the initial ten designs are available in a choice...

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Time for a warm drink

Posted by Stewart Bremner on

With the dark nights now hitting our shores before dinner, now is the time to break out the hot drinks. Around the Indy Prints office, no less than Earl Grey tea with a splash of Drambuie has been spotted. While that might not be for everyone, we really hope our first mug design is!

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Motivated, determined, resolute

Posted by Stewart Bremner on

It's almost been two months since the independence referendum. Even though we did not get the result we worked so hard for, our movement is the one that looks like it was victorious. With the three main pro-Yes parties all in ascendence, as well as countless other organisations, our motivation and determination is resolute.  In light of this, I wanted to create a design that reflects the moment we are living in, in the same manner that my campaign designs did previously. In a conversation with my wife, artist Megan Chapman, she mentioned the motto of Leith and something clicked straight...

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