Launch of Switchbook 2017

Posted by on Feb 22, 2017 in News | No Comments
Launch of Switchbook 2017

We’ve been working with Spaeda to create the new logo and promotional material for the Switchbook 2017 project which was launched very succesfully at Hestercombe yesterday. Switchbook is an innovative project aiming to bring arts, cultural and educational practioners together working side by side on a continuous sketchbook journey. Switchbook is one of the projects […]

Cancer Care Trust logo

Posted by on Jan 24, 2017 in News | No Comments
Cancer Care Trust logo

After a long battle with cancer my sister inlaw, Indira, passed away in November last year. It hit me really hard and I went underground for a while and didn’t want to face up to anything. After her funeral we discovered that when Indira was last in Sri Lanka with her family she had been […]

Weather Station (Part II) Mini newspaper

Posted by on Sep 14, 2016 in News | No Comments
Weather Station (Part II) Mini newspaper

As part of the b-side festival 2016 Weather Station (Part II) will bring together work by artists Laurie Lax, Laura Hopes, James Hankey, Nicola Kerslake, Phil Smith, Stair/Slide/Space, Jethro Brice, Simon Lee Dicker, Alexander Stevenson and Elaine Fisher (+ special guests). The exhibition will include new and existing work from all the participating artists alongside their […]

New logo for Somerset Voluntary charity

Posted by on Sep 8, 2016 in News | No Comments
New logo for Somerset Voluntary charity

We had the pleasure in working with SSVCA (South Somerset Association for Voluntary and Community Action). Now renamed SPARK. We created an identity that would inspire volunteers and groups that work or would like to work in the voluntary sector. The charity renamed following a merger with MCS (Mendip Community Support). SPARK now covers the […]

Timeline for the Octagon Theatre

Posted by on Jun 29, 2016 in News | No Comments
Timeline for the Octagon Theatre

  We where asked by Pauline Burr (Arts Officer at SSDC) to produce a timeline to accompany the screening ‘And the show goes on’. A century of entertaining Yeovil. The screening is on 10th July 2016 The Octagon Theatre is owned and managed by South Somerset District Council.

Terrain: Land into Art

Posted by on May 17, 2016 in News | No Comments
Terrain: Land into Art

We had the pleasure in collaborating with Tim Martin curator for Hestercombe and Writer Lizzie LIoyd for the exhibition Terrain Land into Art. The catalogue produced fits neatly into the hand and allows the reader to be taken on a journey throughout the art work exhibited. The catalogue is printed on GFSmith stock and printed […]

Newspaper Club blog about Weather Station Part I

Posted by on Nov 12, 2015 in News | No Comments
Newspaper Club blog about Weather Station Part I

The Newspaper Club have featured The Weather Station Part I project on their blog, check it out here: http://blog.newspaperclub.com/…/…/11/weather-station-part-i/

Westfield Academy School Prospectus – Hot off the Press

Posted by on Oct 1, 2015 in News | No Comments
Westfield Academy School Prospectus – Hot off the Press

Many young students in Yeovil, Somerset will be receiving the beautifully photographed school prospectus for 2015/2016. We wanted to capture the all the good qualities that Westfield Academy has to offer young students. Westfield Academy is highly rated academically but also has outstanding sports, music and dance facilities and these areas needed to be highlighted. […]

Christmas has arrived early

Posted by on Oct 1, 2015 in News | No Comments
Christmas has arrived early

I’ve just had these two fabulous books arrive from Counter Print. These will be well thumbed and added to my inspirational books on Graphic Design.

Venue map for Brympton D’evercy House

Posted by on Aug 11, 2015 in News | No Comments
Venue map for Brympton D’evercy House

We had the pleasure in working with the owners of Brympton D’evercy House to produce a venue map. Popular with weddings and private hire the house needed to let the visitors know what wonders the house and grounds had to offer and to discover during their stay. We comissioned the very talented illustrator Bex Stanley […]

Branding of Torquay Museum

Posted by on Feb 25, 2015 in News | No Comments
Branding of Torquay Museum

We where approached by Torquay Museum to evolve their out dated logo. It was an opportunity not to be missed and more than an evolution was presented. Housed within a grand late Victorian building, Torquay Museum was founded by Torquay Natural History Society. The museum has fantastic collections from the frozen wastes of the Antarctic to the […]

Tickled Tastebud Company

Posted by on Dec 5, 2014 in News | No Comments
Tickled Tastebud Company

Tickled Tastebud Company believe they are the first ever dedicated vegan pie company in London. We worked with the chef and owner of the business to create a logo that would be applied to the packaging and marketing material. You will find Tickled Tastebud savoury pies and yummy cheesecakes trading on Sundays at Upmarket on […]

Palaces and Cabins catalogue

Posted by on Nov 7, 2014 in News | No Comments
Palaces and Cabins catalogue

Palaces & Cabins exhibition took place at Salisbury Arts centre. We produced the identity and all the Palaces & Cabins material for the exhibition and exhibition catalogue. For more information…

Dawes Twineworks – West Coker, Somerset

Posted by on Mar 20, 2014 in News | No Comments
Dawes Twineworks – West Coker, Somerset

  We  where asked by Dawes Twineworks to produce two sail flags, that would be placed at the entrance of the twineworks. The twineworks is an ongoing restoration site in West Coker, Somerset that is over 600 years old where they made Coker sail cloth and twine. www.westcoker.net/home-page/ropewalk/ http://somersetroutes.co.uk/site/dawes-twine-works/39

Swan Theatre – Yeovil

Posted by on Nov 28, 2013 in News | No Comments
Swan Theatre – Yeovil

We have just given the Swan Theatre – Yeovil a face lift to their home page, bringing all events and auditions to the ‘front of house’. It also now has a members area, so all members have priority access to viewing booked rooms and the stage for events and productions. http://www.swan-theatre.co.uk/

Make the Most

Posted by on Sep 6, 2013 in Featured, News | No Comments
Make the Most

We have been selected to work with Craftspace and Somerset Art works to design the catalogue for the fourthcoming exhibition at The National Trust property Barrington Court, Somerset, UK. Five artists have been commissioned to make bespoke and new work paired with local suppliers of raw materials. They are Laura Ellen Bacon, Gary Allson, Thomas […]

Glastonbury, or Pilton Pop festival if you are local

Posted by on Jul 1, 2013 in News | No Comments

We where commissioned by Somerset Artworks to design the perimeter fence graphics for The Avalon Field at this years Glastonbury Festival 2013. They where a whopping 100m long by 1.7m high. Images to come.

Dyne Drewett Solicitors new office, new identity

Posted by on Jul 1, 2013 in News | No Comments

Dyne Drewett has moved to their new offices in Sherborne, Dorset. Alongside that we designed the company a  new logo which captures their aspirations. The logo has been applied to all media and printed documents, exterior and interior signage. We also designed their new website http://www.dynedrewett.com Photography on the website by Paul Tanner.  

Word of mouth works for us!

Posted by on Mar 5, 2013 in News | No Comments

Karen Layzell came to us with her new business idea to set up Management Information Systems within Independent Schools and we worked with her to create the identity for her new business, Laird Dempster (LD). We also worked with  copywriter Eliose Ghirlando who helped produce content for the LD mail outs. http://www.lairddempster.com http://www.eloiseghirlando.com  

Happy Christmas!

Posted by on Dec 21, 2012 in News | No Comments

We would like to wish all of our clients a very Merry Christmas and it’s been a good year working with you all. Thank you. We will not be returning to the studio until 8th January 2013. See you in the New Year!    

Somereset Wildlife Trust

Posted by on Oct 24, 2012 in News | No Comments

We’ve been designing leaflets for the Somerset Wildlife Trust. Promotion for the Routes to the River Tone Project and Magnificent Meadows.  

Blackdown Hills Artists and Makers (BHAAM)

Posted by on Oct 24, 2012 in Featured | No Comments

Blackdown Hills Artists and Makers (BHAAM) is a membership organisation of creative practitioners who live, work, and have an interest in the Blackdown Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) on the Devon/Somerset border. We have designed the exhibition guide for their Skills Unearthed (2012-2013) exhibition www.bhaam.org.uk

Open Studios 2012

Posted by on Aug 6, 2012 in News | No Comments

The Somerset Art Works (SAW) Open Studios has arrived back from the printers. It is the FREE Open Studios guide for Somerset 15th to 30th September.

What a day

Posted by on May 14, 2012 in News | No Comments

On Wednesday 9th May I spent the day working with photographer/graphic designer Seb King and writer David F Davies. We have been let into the lives and creative spaces of some of Somerset’s most valued artists. A big thank you to Pauline Rook, Jane Mackey, Amanda Khan-Davis, Jane Brayne, David Brayne, Val George, Emma Scott […]

Mat Chivers – Sculpture & Drawings 19 May – 30 June at the Thelma Hulbert Gallery

Posted by on Apr 10, 2012 in News | No Comments

A selection of sculpture and drawing by this prominent Devon based artist whose recent group exhibitions have included shows at the Venice Biennale and the Courtauld Institute of Arts. This THG exhibition highlights the diversity in Mat’s work which looks at processes of change through unique combinations of traditional and technological materials. This exhibition marks […]

OPEN STUDIOS

Posted by on Apr 10, 2012 in News | No Comments

We are proud to announce that we won a 4 way pitch to design this years Open Studio Event guide for Somerset Art Works. http://www.somersetartworks.org.uk/ We will be working with poet/writer David Francis Davies and photographer Seb King. Open Studios 15th to 30th September, 2012

Renewal Arts

Posted by on Apr 10, 2012 in News | No Comments

We are pleased to be working with Renewal Arts on their re-brand and re-design of their website. http://renewalarts.org/

Denman Collins Consultancy New logotype

Posted by on Feb 23, 2012 in News | No Comments

We had the pleasure of working with Carole from Denman Collins Consultancy to create a new identity for the consultancy. We love the Spot UV on the business cards!

The Beautiful world of letterpress

Posted by on Jan 6, 2012 in News | No Comments

I’ve been having a sort out, as we are moving out of the main studio space to have the next exhibition here at the Old School Room and realized that I had not shown off our new address coasters! They have been beautifully printed by http://www.typoretum.co.uk/ Fire and Ice is still open during our exhibition […]

Wishing you Happy Christmas

Posted by on Dec 22, 2011 in News | No Comments

I printed these Christmas Cards at the screen printing studio http://www.idressmyself.co.uk/ based in Frome, Somerset. A Big thank you to Beth and Pete for making me feel very welcome, leaving me with the desire to do more…

I played and this is what happened

Posted by on Nov 21, 2011 in News | No Comments

The Golden Cockerel!

I’m off to play

Posted by on Nov 18, 2011 in News | No Comments

I am off to London play with my pal and old college buddy Nina. We are going to Print Club on Sunday to do some Silk screen printing! ‘Happy feet’ my son’s cockerel is featuring in my artwork. Wish me luck! http://www.printclublondon.com/

Rare breed pigs

Posted by on Oct 17, 2011 in News | No Comments

The West Orchard – Quality Meat From Happy Rare Breeds We worked with The West Orchard owner to generate a name, new identity and strapline for the British Saddleback Pedigree pig breeder. The new identity so far has been applied to signage and stationery.

Under a New Sun Launch Party tonight

Posted by on Sep 15, 2011 in News | No Comments

We are planning to have 3 exhibitions/events a year here at the Old School Room and tonight is the launch party of our first one. We are venue 11 in part of the Somerset Art weeks. http://www.somersetartworks.org.uk/node/6606 Simon has been working very hard with 8 Somerset artists to get this exhibition top notch!  Not sure […]

We are in

Posted by on Jul 1, 2011 in News | No Comments

Yes we have moved in and it is amazing, we are so excited! surrounded by boxes and having a good sort out. Back to work on Monday.

OSR so nearly ready

Posted by on Jun 15, 2011 in News | No Comments

Manyberries NEW branding and website launch

Posted by on Jun 1, 2011 in News | No Comments

Manyberries gardening and design company is run by Stephen and Claire Puckett. They are based near Castle Cary in Somerset, and work across the South West and beyond. We have worked with them to create this contemporary logo type with an organic illustrative style. The website is to be launched 2/06/11. www.manyberries.co.uk

OSR update

Posted by on May 17, 2011 in News | No Comments

We have painted walls and doors are in. Finally our dome shaped roof light arrived! It is looking less like a building site…

It’s very high up there!

Posted by on Apr 15, 2011 in News | No Comments

Old School Room having a newly painted ceiling.

Underfloor heating down

Posted by on Mar 25, 2011 in Featured, News | No Comments

We have underfloor heating down,the limecrete floor is drying nicely let’s hope this weather keeps up. http://www.lime.org.uk

Taking shape

Posted by on Feb 10, 2011 in News | No Comments

The Old School, West Coker room is taking shape nicely.

THG Exhibitions programme

Posted by on Nov 21, 2010 in News | No Comments

Latest Thelma Hulbert Gallery Exhibitions programme designed by Fire & Ice 20 November 2010 – 7 May 2011 http://www.thelmahulbert.com/pdf/THG_3%20broch_aut_single4.pdf

Swan Theatre Press

Posted by on Nov 21, 2010 in News | No Comments

We also got a mention in 18th November Design Week http://www.creativematch.com/cmecrm/action/p.cfm?m=11669&e=32887&c=2742

THG press

Posted by on Nov 21, 2010 in News | No Comments

Arts Council http://www.artscouncil.org.uk/news/thelma-hulbert-gallery-expands East Devon District Council http://www.eastdevon.gov.uk/thelma_hulbert_gallery Arts Culture http://artsculture.newsandmediarepublic.org/2010/05/26/thelma-hulbert-gallery-reopens-with-earthscapes-exhibition/ Art Guide http://www.artguide.org/museums.php?id=5431272M Art on your doorstep http://www.artonyourdoorstep.org.uk/thelma-hulbert-gallery

The Swan Theatre, Yeovil

Posted by on Nov 10, 2010 in News | No Comments

We are pleased to announce that the Swan Theatre website launches today http://www.swan-theatre.co.uk/

Lovegrove Essentials

Posted by on Nov 1, 2010 in News | No Comments

Hannah Lovegrove has launched a new skin care range which is hand-made in West Dorset using only high-quality natural ingredients and pure essential oils. Through research into age-old recipes and the application of some 21st century know-how, the Lovegrove Essentials range offers truly natural skin care for both professional salons and spas, and for private […]

The Theatrical Guild 2011 calendar

Posted by on Oct 27, 2010 in Featured, News | No Comments

We have proudly designed the 2011 Calendar titled The Working Wardrobe. With theatre’s contributing photographs from behind the scenes and some fab shots from Angus Deuchar once again. http://www.ttg.org.uk

Swan Theatre

Posted by on Aug 9, 2010 in News | No Comments

Fire & Ice have been commissioned to design the new website for the Swan Theatre, Yeovil.

Location for Yeovil’s young film makers

Posted by on May 27, 2010 in News | No Comments

Students from FdA media practice at Yeovil College  filmed part of their short film at the Old School Room, West Coker. We look forward to seeing the end results.

Thelma Hulbert Grand Opening Sat 29th 3pm

Posted by on May 26, 2010 in News | No Comments

We would be delighted if you could join us for the opening of the expanded Thelma Hulbert Gallery on Saturday 29 May. The gallery will be officially opened at 3pm by internationally acclaimed sculptor Peter Randall-Page and the Chairman of East Devon District Council. This will be your chance to preview our opening exhibition ‘Earthscapes’ […]

Milton Pier – Where water once was

Posted by on May 6, 2010 in News | No Comments

From just north of Shore Avenue on the East coast of the Portsmouth Peninsular, Milton Pier stretches across the expansive coastal open space of Milton Common for half a mile. The Pier is not a continuous solid structure, but a corridor of creative interventions that evoke the idea of the Milton Common as land re-claimed […]

Fire & Ice Win THG Gallery branding pitch

Posted by on Jan 15, 2010 in News | No Comments

We are very pleased to have won the 5 way pitch for the re branding of the Thelma Hulbert Gallery. The newly refurbished gallery in East Devon is due to open in May 2010.

Tamworth Field, Portsmouth

Posted by on Dec 17, 2009 in News | No Comments

Simon has been appointed as lead artist to work on his third Play Path Finder commission for Portsmouth City Council at Tamworth Field near Milton Common. Work will commence Jan 2010.

Play in the South East

Posted by on Dec 17, 2009 in News | No Comments

Simon’s special feature in the December edition of Play in the South East can now be found here: http://www.playengland.org.uk/southeast/play-in-the-south-east-dec-09.pdf

Brewhouse Launch

Posted by on Nov 5, 2009 in News | No Comments

Entry Level artwork is now complete and is due to be launched with the new front of house and newly landscaped Somerset Square end of November early December.

Wanted freelance web developer

Posted by on Sep 30, 2009 in News | No Comments

We are looking for a freelance web developer that can use HTML and Flash and additional languages such as PHP, .NET and XML. Please contact us if you would be interested in working with us. Call or email chantelle@fireandicecreative.com

The Theatrical Guild

Posted by on Aug 12, 2009 in News | No Comments

We have been working with the charity and photographer Angus Deuchar to produce the 2010 calendar. “We hope to produce a calendar every year, featuring different theatre departments. It seemed natural to start with the first people you meet walking into the theatre, the stage door-keepers. Box office next year?”

We have keys!

Posted by on May 27, 2009 in News | No Comments

We are very excited as we have keys to our new premises. We will be working with local architects Boon Brown for the initial stages.