designing brands, websites and communications that are clear, effective and confident
campaign concept work and web
For Bristol-based Estate Agents House+Co. What began as a website redesign project turned into a wider campaign development crossing into print collateral (sales boards, posters) on the strength of the ‘finding homes for...’ concept.
complex event website
Design, production and management of a responsive WordPress website for the Owls of Bath sculpture trail. The website had a number of phases – starting with the “press launch” site, on-boarding activity aimed at artists and sponsors, through the actual summer trail activity (maps, mobile app integration, photo galleries), ending with the auction event.
Supporting activities included: video editing, creation of online map component (data sharing with mobile app), content support and strategy, mobile app integration (working with third party company on data integration).
Over the course of the project the website attracted 250,000 page views.
branding and packaging design for superfood client
Go Super You! approached tallhatDesign to develop a brand and range of superfood product packs for their launch. After exploring the market we developed a punchy modern design to stand out against the plethora of ‘hand-made’ styles on the shelves.
Design, production and management of a responsive WordPress website for the Bathwick Boatman restaurant.
Included: WordPress-based menu management system, photoshoot direction, supporting rapid pivot to take-away business during early Coronavirus lockdown.
Planning for a massive traffic spike – a BBC appearance with a positive outcome
David Hawcock is a leading paper engineer, and has been a client of tallhatDesign for over a decade. In January he was due to appear on BBC1’s primetime business pitch programme Dragons’ Den with a Pop-up Chess Set he’d invented. We knew we’d need to carefully consider the website hosting and plan for this event. …more
Noel Gay Artists – WordPress development
At tallhatDesign, we had the privilege of rebranding and relaunching noelgay.com in 2022. We played a pivotal role in shaping the company’s new brand identity and creating a modern and user-friendly website. During the rebranding phase, we worked closely with the client to understand their vision and goals for the brand. We helped them to …more
The Big Blue Sea Kayak Challenge
“He’s just rounded the Lizard!” The great thing about being web designer is the fun projects that sometimes come along. Where you get to learn new things and help out in some way with someone’s project. A couple of years ago I started building a site for a friend who was retiring from the Fire …more
Had a great web development experience with Chris at Tallhat. He has a real talent for converting your ideas into reality on your webpage. He is patient, listens and then executes with great graphics, suggestions and creativity. We are very pleased with the results, highly recommend Tallhat and happy to discuss our experience with you!”Kenn Devane, Minetech.com
We’ve been delighted with the work tallhatDesign has done on our corporate identity and website. From the outset, Chris listened intelligently to our requirements, and responded with thoughtful and imaginative designs.”Nick Vellacott, Director, Highlight PR
Chris is always quick and responsive to our business needs. We felt sure we’d be closed down due to the coronavirus. But we drew up an idea for a takeaway service and Chris rearranged the website tastefully and carefully within hours. We began trading as a takeaway service the next day. It’s still thriving!”Rosy Hall, The Bathwick Boatman Restaurant
We are very happy with Chris and tallhatDesign. His 2019 redesign led to a 30% increase in traffic and a number of good quality leads, including a very nice enquiry from a US board game company and something for a world record publicity event later in the year.” David Hawcock, Hawcock Books, Bath
Chris was a pleasure to work with. He took the time to fully understand what we were trying to achieve before starting work and was always willing to go the extra mile to ensure we ended up exactly where we needed to be. Would happily recommend tallhatDesign to anyone!”Gary Haberfield, Touch Blue Systems
Chris has just finished a great re-design of The Filter’s website. Simple, clear and effective – everything we wanted, done efficiently but with flair. Can strongly recommend.”CEO, The Filter