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Promoting the business of Tourism

The world’s eyes are upon us! With the world’s eyes focussed on the Gold Coast and Queensland, the 2018 Commonwealth Games provided an amazing opportunity for the State Government to promote investment in tourism developments across our fabulous State! Initially, we were asked to design and produce digital artwork for a pocketed folder, 48-page prospectus […]

ClinRad Logo and Brand Identity

Salt Design was recently approached by Clinical Radiology Specialists to develop their branding identity. Our new client came to us with relatively no creative brief and a minimal idea of what they wanted . . . EXCEPT for the very definite request NOT to use blue or purple. This was a totally new business venture […]

QMHC strategic documents & branding

The importance of a consistent visual brand across a document suite QMHC is an organisation which drives reform of the mental health and alcohol and other drugs systems in Queensland. Its role is to encourage and facilitate change to improve the mental health and well-being of all Queenslanders. Salt Design has developed a strong visual […]

Meet Hannah :: Senior Designer, Salt Design

Meet Hannah! Our Senior Designer at Salt Design.  So much of our Salty brilliance stems from Hannah’s drive to achieve great things for our clients. Her passion for great design is at the heart of everything she creates! Hannah is methodical in her processes, which results in a calibre of design production that has our […]

Meet Daile :: Director, Salt Design

Meet Daile! The face, founder and Director of Salt Design. She’s the glue that holds us all together. Daile has almost 30 years experience working in the Brisbane design and printing industries. Daile mentors, guides and directs the creative output of the Salt Design team to ensure the delivery of contemporary, high quality, cost-efficient solutions. […]

Femeconomy eBook design and social media graphics

Working with Women for Women Femeconomy is a membership organisation that fosters gender equality through educating consumers on the power of the purse and the endorsement of female-led brands. Their Female Leader Conversations eBook highlights successful woman and their outstanding results in business. Salt Design has worked with Femeconomy to design and create two recent […]

Brisbane // International Women’s Day 2019

What a HUGE week we have had celebrating International Women’s Day 2019! Our Director is a member of Zonta International Club of Brisbane City Heart and last Friday we organised a fabulous luncheon at Rydges South Bank for almost 120 people! In her role on the Club’s PR Committee, Salt Design was called in to […]

More powerful together

Amazing, enlightening and empowering Business Chicks breakfast event as part of #IWD2019. Insightful, engaging and challenging speakers all with a common message – that together we can achieve so much more! That no matter where we are in our careers, no matter what the challenges we may face in our lives and regardless of the […]

International Women’s Day 2019 – #BalanceforBetter

The concept of ‘balance’ is core to achieving gender equality. We acknowledge that right now in our society there is an imbalance. But how do we change this? What can we do to achieve the goal of a more balanced, fair and equitable role for all women in society – in business and in our […]

Something Digital…

On the 1 November, the inaugural Something Digital festival was held at the Brisbane Convention Centre. Celebrating all things digital, the organisers worked with 64 organisations to bring fresh, up-to-the-minute information without any of the fluff/BS that can be thrown around the tech world at times. After a welcome by Cat Matson, Chief Digital Officer […]

Another fantastic Typism event!

Basking in the glorious winter GC sun – we were super excited to return for another year of typography inspiration. Our expectations were high, based on the 2017 line-up. This year’s collection of presenters – all internationally-renown designers and typographers did not disappoint! We listened intently to each presenter, ‘oohed’ and ‘ahhed’ at their amazing […]

Untitled. {The Design Conference 2018}

We attended this year’s event showcasing designers and graphic artists from Australia and around the world – two days of being fully immersed in design thinking. Held at the Powerhouse, the Design Conference was attended by over 500 delegates (local, national and international designers, industry peers, students and people who just love design!) Design has […]

Vitamin Sea! A visit to Fraser Island

Often we are asked – so why is your studio called Salt? It originates from our love of the sea. It’s our ‘special place’ fulfilled with many years of memories – fishing, swimming, summer holidays on Straddie and relaxing on Fraser Island. We have just come back from a short escape and wanted to share […]

Happy International Print day!!!

We love print – and today is the day we celebrate this amazing medium for communication! Here is a collection of recent print productions we are proud to call our own ‘works of art’! Want to know more about the value of print? International Print Day Paper & print focus: What is the value of […]

Who run the world! Girls!

Creativity comes from within – whether you’re male or female. And thankfully, design and print are industries where men and women can, and do, work together to collaborate, create and develop great designs and print! At Salt we are living proof of this. And we believe it’s definitely something worth celebrating – being passionate, creative […]

Business Chicks – Amy Cuddy

There I was, seated in a room with 400 other women, at an event to which our guest presenter had travelled all the way from the USA to present. I was so eager to hear this inspiring woman’s presentation about “The power of presence and importance of posture”… Ever since watching her Ted talk over […]

Aiming for the stars!

On Thursday 13 July, I had the pleasure of attending the Women’s Leadership Forum in Brisbane, at Victoria Park. Held by the ‘Aim for the Stars’ Foundation. ‘Aim for the Stars’ was founded by Australian world champion surfer, Layne Beachley. Her aim, through the Foundation, is to empower and inspire women of all ages to […]

The Design Conference Brisbane 2017 // PART 2

The Design Conference was a two-day experience for us Salty designers! {Read more about Part 1 here!} Gemma – Designer, Salt Design Mike Rigby Mike Rigby delved into client projects just enough to keep us interested and wanting more. The highlight was watching the videos from his project titled ‘love has no labels’. These videos […]

The Design Conference Brisbane 2017 // PART 1

The Design Conference (TDC) 2017, had us excited to hear the future role of design in our world. With an awe-inspiring line-up, 680+ guests and a great location, we knew we were in for one hell of a ride! Hannah – Senior Designer, Salt Design Representing Salt Design, I shared in the event with my […]