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Graphic Design Festival Scotland, 20-26 October, 2017

GDFS, 20-26 Oct, 2017


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You can now pick up your Graphic Design Festival Scotland tote bag in our online shop. The front design includes GDFS logo with online details and the back includes all of the inspiring people involved in GDFS 16. Thank you to Cotton Barons for their expertise and support in producing the tote bags this year.

The collectable bags are produced in a limited run and when they’re gone, they’re gone!

Crisp white ink screen printed on 100% deep black cotton by Cotton Barons:

Pick up your tote bag here:



Failing Hard, Visual Merchandising, Custom Typography, Illustration, Photography, Art Direction, Branding and a Battle Between the Digital and Archaic.


Designers from across the world came together for 2 days of productivity and experimentation in our 2-day workshops. Here’s the lowdown: James Greenfield and Jowey Roden of London-based Koto led their team through a recent rebrand for a major client, giving insight into Koto’s creative process and the thinking behind their work. Find out more about the workshop here. Urban Outfitter’s […]

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Live Project – Titty Gritty


Katie Guthrie is Graphic Design Festival Scotland’s Aspiring Designer of the year. Competing with 120 other designers, Katie made a huge impression on her mentors, the jury and the GDFS team with her incredible project Titty Gritty. We ask Katie what Titty Gritty is all about, how she coped with such a broad brief, why she believes […]

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