New brand identity for Bristol based A Productions

New brand identity for A Productions. The experience of people who’ve seen it and done it before and the drive and inquisitiveness of  a start-up, it is clear to see why this 30 year old Bristol based film production company has had  / and is having so much success. Like many organisations who come to …

Brand design agency

We are a brand design agency. Over the years we’ve struggled to accept the word agency. It seems to suggest a company that doesn’t do too much but makes a healthy profit on the back of the endeavour of others. Estate agents, travel agents, recruitment agencies and so on. We’ve nothing against these types of …

Coherent branded communications across all channels

Coherent and consistent application of the brand identity signifies a considered and professional inward foundation. Branded communications and collateral, apart from sharing important messages and information, can help build brands – from the structure and layout, language and imagery to proportions, typography and colour. Whether digital, print or in three dimensions, every touch point or …

Bath based – globally admired. Photographers new website

Rooted in Bath, Nick Smith is an internationally recognised and esteemed photographer. His work has informed and shaped thousands of pieces of communication over the years. Capturing moments, creating beauty and building brands from Raymond Blanc at Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons to the Bank of England. Ice House Design were asked to create a new website …

Chippenham – a new brand programme

A brand programme for Chippenham – but not a complete corporate turnaround. It’s very important for the success of any brand project for the Chief Exec. to have a clear idea about what the desired result will be. Is it to improve recruitment, make more clear the organisations proposition, push up the share price or …

Scamps – ideas realised

Some people are better at visualising ideas than others. Let’s get that out of the way. In rare cases even, designers / art directors  virtually have to complete the project before some are able appreciate a concept. In most cases creatives provide something called scamps as part of the visualisation process. A scamp is a …