This week we start with the second last semester, I am so glad. This testifies that no matter who things are, no matter how things look. You just need to keep going. This means great things not only for PriDegree, as a studio and company, but also for me as a graphic design practitioner.
This week PriDegree LinkedIn connections made it to 12 000. I was not able to get the exact screenshot when they become exactly 12 000, but this will do. I always tell myself to celebrate any achievement no matter how small. Just thinking how far we came, it brings me pleasure to continue doing what … More 12 000 PriDegree LinkedIn Connections
This week I was approached by a potential client, who wanted to me to design a logo for about a N$ 100 or less than N$ 300. I immediately told him that I do not design or charge as local design firms. And that I would normally start from N$ 3500, for very small jobs. … More 5 reasons why to charge enough for a logo
2012 I designed the first PriDegree logo. 2013 I designed the first PriDegree Banner. 2014 2014 witness the break into online design platforms. I was still in 2nd year, but I was determined to get my business running before I graduated. Local competition was high, with no client wanting to trust a 2nd year student, … More 5 years of PriDegree
This month we saw the celebration of Black History Month, with the release of the outstanding Black Panther movie. Here at PriDegree we celebrated it with the release of the first Omazimo book on Amazon, through the Kindle app. You can purchase the book here: Omazimo – The Legend of the Fire Torch.
“The Jack of All trades, Master of Some” has been a phrase to define PriDegree as long as I can remember. It surfaced in 2014 when PriDegree was declared digital. I found it very hard to do hard sketches, because it was time consuming and I had to go to work – working as a waiter … More The Jack of All trades, Master of Some
She finally gave her consent. Her name is Luciana Alegre and I will be providing her portfolio review.
For the past few weeks I have been working on Brand of Bennardo Santos. Bennardo Santos is the founder and managing director of PriDegree Designs Studios. Over the years, he worked heavily to build the PriDegree brand – it is successful. However, in the long run, PriDegree became known as the red square with the … More Bennardo Santos a brand
Extract from my upcoming ebook, Positioning yourself to Ask. “Why I punish clients” seems harsh, but you will understand once I explain why. In every design process there are stages and these stages are crucial in the design process and should be taken as important milestones for both the designer and client. Not adhering … More Why I punish clients
For the past few weeks I have been tirelessly working on Nawadein an acronym for Namibia Water Design Institute. Following the Water Design Workshop that was held at Namibia Water Corporation (NamWater), PriDegree Design Studio decided to launch Nawadein. Similar to Future Water, Nawadein will aim to provide a platform for Namibian water-related institutes to connect, … More Nawadein