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Graphic Design Festival Scotland, 20-26 October, 2017

GDFS, 20-26 Oct, 2017


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Live 2-Day Project Prizes


As part of our 2015 Live 2-Day Project (which you can find more about here) 22 shortlisted participants presented to a panel of internationally renowned judges including It’s Nice That, Creative Review, Danielle Pender of Riposte Magazine and Creative Scotland.

But the judges can only choose three winners! Huge congratulations to James Crossley, Alice Wheeler and Courtney Gordon, 1st, 2nd and 3rd respectively, who’s responses to the project you can see here. James, Alice and Courtney each were awarded GDFS 2015 Best-Up-And-Coming Award and a whole bundle of goodness, thanks to our judges and sponsors!


The 3rd place prize bundle includes It’s Nice That’s 2014/2015 Annual, x2 issues of Creative Review which are now unavailable, a hardbound embossed sketch book from GF Smith, a crate of Tennent’s Black and a small lasercut trophy!

2nd place bundle includes all of the above with a medium lasercut trophy!

The 1st place bundle includes all of the above plus an INSTRMNT watch, Design Miami/Basel book from GF Smith with an XL lasercut trophy!



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Live 2-Day Project Winners


Through our Live 2-Day Project, 120+participants respond to a design-led brief over 2 days with mentorship from 11 leading creative agencies before presenting within their group and to their chosen mentor. The mentors then select the 2 participants who have created the strongest projects within their group to present to a panel of internationally renowned judges, this […]

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