My Apartment Has Portholes!
Ok, when I say ‘apartment’, I mean apartment reception area. And when I say ‘portholes’, I mean mirrors. But you know, same thing. Let me give you a little background. I live in an apartment building situated in Belfast city centre. At 279 ft it is Ireland’s tallest building and as such is the closest […]
5 Reasons Why You Should Use 3D Visualisation for Your Next Event
Event Design can encompass the planning of Weddings, Charity Events, Corporate Functions, Awards Ceremonies and Product Launches to name but a few. 3D Visualisation plays an important role in the Event Design process. Here’s why. As an Event Design Consultant, you’ll be required to pitch your vision for an event to your client. […]
Statement Chairs – Why YOUR Interior Needs One
A statement chair is a multi-purpose secret weapon of Interior Design and every home should have one. I tell you why.
You Know You’re a Bonafide 3D Visualiser When…
1. You develop a deep and profound relationship with your laptop, which by ‘normal’ standards is considered highly questionable and completely unhealthy. This relationship can be extremely changeable, one day it can be full of love, respect and adoration… …to one of loathing, disgust and utter contempt. Yes, it’s completely normal for a 3D Visualiser […]
A Glitchy Subject
A tale of controversy, raging hormones and a Showreel.
Breezy, Modern Kitchen Anyone?
I was recently tasked with the responsibility of producing a photo-real 3D visual of a modern kitchen design: it was fresh, modern and full of charm.
3D Visualisation Animation – Ideal Home Magazine
I decided to illustrate how 3D Visualisation can TRULY bring a design concept to life.
The Flirtations of Fate
Consistently over the last 18 months, every single time I’ve felt uncertain of my 3D Visualisation path, I’ve been given an opportunity or recognition where my 3D Visualisation work is concerned (stick with me). In my mind, these are signs. In my mind, the universe is telling me something.
3D Visualisation – FAQs
I receive a lot of emails from peeps considering a career in 3D Visualisation or who are new to the industry. They ask me lots of general questions that range from useful resources when trying to learn this skill, to details on the software I use and everything in between. So, without further ado, take […]
3D Visualisation – On The Fly
I construct a 3D model using only photographs and THEN redesign the interior. Have I mentioned how awesome 3D Visualisation is? Yea, I think I have.
IKEA – My Top 5 (Again)
I previously wrote a blog post listing my top 5 IKEA selections in 2013 and it’s been waaaaay too long since I’ve featured their awesome products on my blog again. Let’s right that wrong.
A Day in the Life of a STEM Ambassador
In a previous blog post I touched on the subject of the lack of female representation in STEM orientated careers. The word ‘STEM’ was a new discovery for me at that stage and the more I researched this topic, it became very clear that this was a huge area of debate/concern and on a global […]
Image Interiors & Living – My First Editorial!
When I became aware that Image Interiors & Living magazine were featuring a special Northern Ireland section within their March/April issue, it was a no-brainer: I wanted to be included.
Artist Spotlight – Jessica Zoob
I’ve been threatening to write a blog post for quite a while to showcase the amazing work of talented Artist, Jessica Zoob. And now that day has finally arrived! There’s no doubt that when it comes to interior design, the inclusion of Art can be a game changer. Art provides an element of escapism […]
3D Visualisation V Northern Ireland
As a 3D Visualiser from Northern Ireland, I clearly want Interior Designers from Northern Ireland to embrace this continually evolving visual tool and its numerous benefits, not only for my own growing business but also for their growing business . And to my disappointment, my client base in Northern Ireland continues to be non-existent.
Mother’s Day Ultimate Gift Guide
I’ve conducted a little bit of research to bring you my Mother’s Day Ultimate Gift Guide to suit a range of budgets. Grab a napkin, cos you’re gonna be salivating at all the yummy and utterly fabulous gift ideas that I’ve thrown together!