G7th manufacture a range of award-winning capos for guitar, banjo and mandolin. Their revolutionary designs are distributed worldwide, and have been used by everyone from Eric Clapton to The Kooks.
The site features product & brand information, a list of worldwide distributors, and an online store. A recent addition is the Personalised Capos section where customers can order their own custom-engraved capo by uploading images or choosing a typeface.
Role: Visual Design Concept
Derby College is one of the largest and most successful Further Education Colleges in the UK, offering a range of courses including GCSEs, A-levels, degrees, vocational courses, apprenticeships, courses for adult learners, and bespoke solutions for business.
The design needed to appeal to the college’s main demographic of 16-19 year olds, whilst remaining “grown-up” enough to engage with adult learners and business & industry partners. As Derby College already have their own in-house web team, the brief was to supply a visual design concept that could be built and maintained by the college’s developers.
Role: Design Concept, Front-End Development
One of the UK’s leading independent musical instrument stores. Sheehans has been trading as a bricks-and-mortar retailer in Leicester for over 25 years, with a large selection of guitars, woodwind & brass, orchestral stringed instruments and, more recently, pianos & keyboards.
Their website incorporates a large e-commerce section – with several thousand product lines – alongside information about their other services, including musical instrument repairs, tuition, and their annual acoustic guitar festival, Acoustic Avalon.
Role: Design (custom wordpress theme)
Dom Brown is a professional photographer based in Leicester in the East Midlands. This site showcases a selection of Dom’s photographs, and gives the company an online presence – to attract new customers via search engines, and to provide further information for customers who find the company through other channels (brochures, business cards, etc).
This site is built around the popular WordPress content management system – once the website has been set up, many basic changes can be made directly by the website owner without the need for any specialist software.