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Lecia Amaral
South Africa
Graduated with a BA in Visual Communications from AAA School of Advertising and then completed a BTech specializing in branding from Cape Peninsula University of Technology.
Interests: Graphic Design, Photography, Crocheting
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As promised, below you will find some pictures of the wedding designs I did for Chris and Lisa's wedding earlier this year. You might recal an earlier post were I had samples of their "thank you postcards". Thanks to their AWESOME photographer for taking such amazing pictures! To see more... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2012 at L.A. Designs
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Above is a wedding invite I designed a while ago. The colour scheme was black, silver and grey - nice and ellegent! The invite functions like a mini booklet and was closed with diamante buckle and black ribbon. Upon opening the invite you would see some black and white pics... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2012 at L.A. Designs
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Kathy Ford approached me to design a logo and price list for her beauty salon and I must say I love the way it turned out. For all of the ladies out there... if ever you need a wax, Kathy is the lady to see! She has an obsession with... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2012 at L.A. Designs
OOoohhhh... I lloooOOOOvveeeee this one! Stunning colour palette and beautiful pattern design!
Toggle Commented Nov 16, 2012 on 30 days 30 patterns: 14 at Very Sarie
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Earlier this year I was asked to design a logo for the Ashby Music Academy. Since then they have come back and asked that I design a special logo for their Mini Mozart Music program which is a special music program for the little ones. The logo needed to include... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2012 at L.A. Designs
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Nov 11, 2012
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I was tasked with the layout and design of Buffalo City's "End of an Era" booklet in which they marked the end of an era as a municipality with the city being awarded the status of a metropolitan. My focus for the design was to keep it clean, modern and... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2012 at L.A. Designs
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I enjoyed every moment of working on Chris and Lisa's wedding. I was given the opportunity to design literally everything and it was awesome pulling the vintage theme right accross the wedding. I designed everything from the invites (both printed and digital), hymn sheets, seating cards, table numbers, name tags,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2012 at L.A. Designs
Gorgeous! Glad I don't have to pick a favorite :)
Toggle Commented Oct 15, 2012 on Lovely New Girls! at One Stitch Two Stitch
AAAhhhh... I love the little crochet lion - too cute!!
Toggle Commented Oct 15, 2012 on October Faves Mosaic at One Stitch Two Stitch
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Oct 9, 2012
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Nicola Knott approached me to design a logo for her music academy that runs various music programs for children. She wanted something that was playful and bright that would appeal to children. I had so much fun and enjoyed creating this design! It was nice to work with bright colours... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2012 at L.A. Designs
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I came accross this beautiful design and couldn't help but share it. The illustration style and colours used are right up my alley and I couldn't help but have a "proudly South African" moment. I'm sure you'll agree the design is AWESOME! Hylton Warburton had the following to say about... Continue reading
Posted Oct 8, 2012 at L.A. Designs
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I've always been interested in information graphics given that generally speaking we are surrounded by such boring displays of stats. They fill our work spaces and nobody ends up bothering to read them because frankly they just seem so boring! Wouldn't it be awesome of people started making use of... Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2012 at L.A. Designs
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I enjoyed designing this poster and was inspired by type at the time so decided to make it a purely typographic design with emphasis relying on colour. Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2012 at L.A. Designs
Your designs are AWESOME dude!
Toggle Commented Oct 2, 2012 on KEL GILLIGAN LIMITED EDITION SETS! at dantat.com
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Oct 1, 2012
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Another happy find for today is this poster series entitled "come with a story and leave with another". I'm sure you'll agree that it is just AWESOME! Can you spot to story within the story in the posters below? I'll give you a clue... focus on the positive and negative... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2012 at L.A. Designs
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Today I stumbled upon this awesome exploration of Pantone colour creations that I'm sure all designers can appreciate! Emilie De Griottes (a french food designer) created these little tarts specially for Fricote, a French culinary magazine. Source: http://www.designboom.com/weblog/cat/10/view/19688/pantone-tarts-by-emilie-de-griottes.html Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2012 at L.A. Designs