dw Services

Graphic Design, Web Design and More

We provide graphic design for branding, print, websites and digital media to Nottingham, Derby, the East Midlands and beyond. Take a look at our work and services and get in touch if you like what you see. We have over 24 years of experience and skills to provide the perfect solution to any design, web and print project.

Design

Our creative team will provide you with professional design for any sector or media.

If you are a start-up or established business, good branding is essential. It's more than just a logo. Your brand is you.

It shows your originality, values and personality in everything you do.

We have helped hundreds of businesses to stamp their unique selling point and create a professional logo and brand identity in design, print and web.

If you are looking for a logo design, business stationery (letterheads, compliment slips and business cards) we can design and print everything you will need for every aspect of your business to look professional and work in print and digital templates.

We design brochures and magazines to work with your branding and marketing to present a professional image for your business, company or organisation.

DW have designed and printed a wide variety of brochures, magazines and literature for many businesses including Bluebella Lingerie, Toray Textiles, Raleigh UK and Vision Express across a host of sectors.

We provide, concepts, copywriting, photography, artworking and print. Everything you will need for a perfect brochure, magazine or supplement design and print project.

We have a great deal of experience in producing catalogue design and print. It is important to have a creative design that will work as a functional piece of literature, yet still be appealing to the end user for both image and ease of use.

Dw manage the project from concept to print and even direct mailing. We have designed catalogues for Raleigh UK, Middy Tackle International, Vision Express, Jackson Building Centres and Past Times to name a few.

We provide online and digital versions or catalogues to cover all media formats. See our website and dw digital section on the site for more details.

We enjoy designing eye catching packaging and POS design that will sell a product and jump off the shelf.

We have extensive knowledge in branding and pack design, taking from concept and development through to packaging guidelines, CAD design and mock-ups.

Major packaging brand projects include the re-brand and artworking of the Raleigh UK and RSP packaging ranges, 30Plus and Middy fishing tackle. We have also produced a number of packaging projects for the NHS and healthcare companies. We have worked with Raleigh UK on many of their packaging designs since 1992.

We produce regular advertising campaigns for a number of our clients for magazines, supplements, press and online publications.

For promoting a clear offer or new launch we have the experience to create adverts with impact in a concise way, yet not lose the key message.

We have designed adverts across a host of sectors including healthcare, automotive, lingerie, cycling, fishing, fashion and retail.

Trade shows or exhibitions are a great way of promoting your business. With stand space being at a premium and an expensive option for a short time span, it is important to create an eye catching design that stands out from the crowd.

A well designed, quality stand makes it clear what you do and grabs attention. An exhibition stand should be a platform that draws people to you and helps build new contacts and business.

We have provided all kinds of exhibition and signage from promotional posters, canvas banners, roller-banner units, 3x3 pop-ups to shell schemes and complete trade show graphics and marketing literature.

A good example of this can be found in our blog section showing a completed exhibition display in Germany for Toray Textiles Europe to a smaller show for Frogbox IT with roller banners and promotional literature.

If you are looking for any kind of illustration style we have the skills to fulfil any print or digital project. We can offer traditional skills such as pencil sketch for concepts, storyboards, a portrait to digital Illustrations and 3D graphics and animation.

We have moved with the times and although our pad and pencil has been replaced with a Wacom drawing tablet and stylus pen we still keep our hand in with the odd sketch or two!

We have produced a host of Illustrations for all sectors of business both in print and online. We also accept commissions from sports companies, testimonials and events. Previous commissions include Sebastian Coe, Linford Christie, Asics Sports, Nottingham Forest and Devon Malcolm. See our blog for previous examples of illustration.

If you are looking for photography for a print or website project we have a wealth of experience in providing studio, location and product photography.

From lingerie and fashion to packaging and product shots. We also provide full photo editing, retouching and post production services to ensure you get the best image quality and reproduction.

Websites

From start-up and responsive websites to e-commerce and e-marketing campaigns.

More organisations are transferring their product ranges online, enabling customers to buy whenever they wish.

Dw provide content managed e-commerce websites which make shopping online a pleasurable experience for your customer, whilst the retailer is in control of the stock and management via an easy admin log-in.

At dw design we have built e-commerce sites for fashion, lingerie, food and service based companies.

As the mobile age becomes more of daily life it is important to engage with your customers on every device in any location with ease.

Dw responsive web design are sites built to provide an optimal viewing experience, easy reading and navigation with a minimum of resizing, panning, and scrolling across a wide range of devices, from mobile phones to desktop computers and tablets.

Rather than just resize the site to the phone or tablet we will create a design for each application and give an excellent viewing experience equally on any form of media.

School web design is required to be both eye catching and engaging for children, parents and teachers. With this in mind we create functional, yet appealing websites that keep the user interested and interact with the content.

DW design's, content managed websites provide any school or academy with an easy to manage, expandable website solution. We have produced sites for nursery schools (Lime Tree Day Nursery), academies (OLSE Academy) and school/parent fundraising.

We also offer full School IT services working with school IT specialists. Give us a call for more details on 0115 939 8700.

Currently there are over 17 million UK Smart Phone users and growing at a rate of 25% year-on-year. The mobile App isn’t the future, it’s already the biggest market place you have to interact with your customers.

If you are looking to join this statistic and create a great new platform for your business or project give us a call to discuss your ideas.

The methods of marketing to your customers and prospective clients have changed. We've become more efficient at sending out our marketing messages. E-marketing from dw design is a great way of communicating with your target audience in a quick and cost effective manner.

Manage your response rate, click through to your website or announce an event. All are tracked and help build a better campaign and plan future marketing strategies.

At dw we build html email templates for events, promotions and newsletters. We manage email campaigns and provide feedback to measure the success of your marketing. The possibilities are endless and monitored for better analytics.

All our hosting packages come with email and Google Analytic accounts as standard. We can provide comprehensive analytics and website management. We manage all your email accounts, hosting and, if required, full IT services.

Using a range of different on and off-site SEO techniques, dw design provide research methods to find keywords, descriptions and copy that will improve your website rankings and Google positioning.

We can tailor and monitor the campaign that suits your business and budget and drive the right kind of customer views and relevant searches to improve your website searchability.

Social media is an essential tool for any business.

We will carry out an overview of your business and how you use social media to interact with your clients and provide a creative strategy with aims and goals to achieve.

We can help set up profile pages, suggest the best networks and platforms for your business, create targeted campaigns and manage your accounts to ensure your online voice is heard.

Digital

Showreels, presentations, 3D, production and animations for online and digital media.

The most important are stages in the pre-production stage are:

1. Production schedule

2. Call sheet.
The hourly work schedule on the set. In addition to information at this stage, at what time and where to implement, it should contain a detailed list of the team members and a photo of their assigned actions.

3. Shooting board:
A very precise storyboard, containing all the sketched out shots, including camera angles and a description of its movement.

The next stage is general management that includes: building decorations, organising the light team, organising the camera operator team, organising the standard teams like food, energy, toilet, space for actors and data transport.
These services include; Data transfer, Data digitalisation, Montage, Color Grading, Sound Design/Recording/Music, Sound VFX recording, Sound emission files preparation and Keying.
3D animatics, character design, 3D modeling, 3D Animation, 3D lighting & rendering, simulations and special effects.
2D motion graphic animations and montage.
We can provide 2D and 3D techniques to create eye catching presentations for internal company use or business sales presentations.
Dw can design animated instructions for fitting guides or instructions. These can be in the form of static 2D illustration and animated or full 3D rendered graphics.

Dw create storyboards for advertising (static and animated), campaigns, 3D projects or initial concept sketches.

We can provide you with scripts and story telling, concept ideas and visual concepts. We also work from your brief or approved script and idea which requires drawing and visualising for a presentation or project.

Print

Knowledgable print management service to ensure you get the perfect print & price on every project.

Everyday marketing literature is important to promote your business or product.

A poorly designed leaflet or newsletter will give the wrong message and not generate the desired response or meet your target audience. We have designed and printed thousands of leaflets, flyers and promotional items for all kinds of businesses.

We have the knowledge to provide the perfect design and print solution for any event, promotion or budget. You don't need to print thousands to get the best results.

Give your brand and business a professional appearance. Business cards, letterheads, compliment slips and business stationery items. We will suggest the best weights, materials and finishes to suit your unique brand identity.

A brochure is a great way to show off your product and business. We will provide you with the advise on the perfect finishes, material and weight of stock to ensure your brochure looks great, fits your budget and impresses the end user.

Looking for promotional gifts for business promotions, exhibitions or campaigns? give us a call to discuss your requirements. Bags, clothing, pens, calendars, mouse mats, mugs, folders and more...

We will guide you through the best finishes to make sure your annual report looks the part and portrays you in a professional manor. From soft touch laminates and specialist papers we can advise you on what will make your annual report special, not just run of the mill.

We have designed and printed a range of catalogues in varying formats, sizes and run lengths. Choosing the best size, stock and printing process from digital, litho and web print ensures you get the best results and the most from your budget.

If you have an event or exhibition we providing all of the solutions you’ll need from posters, pop-up's and curve banner units, to full custom built modular shell schemes, lighting and media units.

We have provided a number of direct mail design and print campaigns for a range of businesses. Data management, personalisation, print and fulfilment. Call to discuss your next campaign.

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