Hello!

I’m Tom Ayling
and I like to make
pretty things.

Who are you?

I’m studying a Graphic Communication and Typography degree, so I’m working on design, illustration, typography, infographics, UI/UX, and much more!
Have a look at some of my previous projects in my portfolio to get a better idea.

Instagram.

Being a student, I’m always making and trying new things in the world of design.
Check out my Instagram to see what I’ve been up to.

  • Don't panic.⠀
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#coronavirus #covid2019 #covid19outbreak #mentalhealth #selfcare #mentalhealthmatters #healthanxiety #hypochondriac #hypochondria #anxiety #washyourhands #motiongraphics #typeinmotion #motionlovers #mograph#motionaep #typographydesign #typographyinspired #typedaily #typetopia #typographyart #typographylove
  • Some banknotes from my recent brief – rebranding Albania. The gold foiling took forever but I think it’s worth it!

#typography #graphicdesign #designer #branding #brandingdesign #designspiration #banknote #banknotes #albania #rebranding #banknotes #goldfoil #goldfoiling #foiling #foilingtechnique
  • Softbox size: unnecessary.

#softbox #softboxlighting #studiophotography #studiolighting #broncolor #productphotography #graphicdesigner #editorialdesign #branding
  • Bigger/messier is better 🖌️⠀
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#type #typography #typographyinspiration #typographylove #typographydesign #typographyporn #typedesign #typographydesign #handdrawntype #designspiration #handmadetype #lettering #typematters
  • An editorial piece on failure was a lovely push out of my comfort zone. My final week was spent finding new and creative ways to destroy @gfsmithpapers beautiful Colorplan stock 😬 It hurt destroying something that was 'perfect', but the resulting editorial echoes the theme of learning from failure and trying again in my project; "Fail Again: Fail better."⠀
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#editorial #graphicdesign #layoutdesign #typography #indesign #designeverday #graphicdesign #designspiration #isolation #lowkey #blackandwhite #editorialdesign  #bookdesign #editorialgrid #failure #visualdesign #swissposter #itsnicethat #gfsmith
  • Goodbye forever, 2019! My best wishes for everyone's 2020. Learn things, make mistakes, be nice to people.⠀
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#2019 #2020 #newyear #top9 #topnine #graphicdesign #graphicdesigner #brandingdesign #designlove #branding #brandingidentity #typography #typographydesign

Can I say 'Hello'?

Ooh, please do. I’ve spent ages on my email signature.