Early Christmas

macbook pro, macbook, apple, herschel, clark messenger, design, graphic design, christmasTreated myself to a few early Christmas presents!

IDI Award Winner 2014

IDI, AwardHad a brilliant night at the IDI Awards last night.  It was made even better with a win and a nomination for TrueOutput:, congrats John!

Le Cool Dublin – Bootleg Illustration

nostalgic, money, coins, colm o connor, colmoconnor, graphic design, graphic designer, wexford, Ireland, artist, illustrator, portfolio, graphics, illustration, vector, portrait, irish, Dublin, design, art, poster, hand type, typography, vibrant, le cool Dublin, bootleg, lecool Dublin, bright, cassette, tape, oasis, definitely maybe, nike air max bw, adidas, o’connell street, magazine, online magazine, magazine cover, publicationThe second cover I did for Le Cool Dublin is up and running.  I also answered a few questions describing the idea behind the illustration which you can read here.  Or go check out the full project including detail shots on my portfolio here.

Le Cool Dublin The Food Issue

colm o connor, colmoconnor, design, dublin, graphic design, graphic designer, illustration, illustrator, ireland, le cool dublin, lecool le cool, le cool cover art, le cool dublin, self promotion, the food issueIt’s up and it’s live!  The first cover illustration I did for Le Cool Dublin is up and running.  As well as this illustration, I answered a few questions and agreed to do do another one next week, so get subscribing if you’re not already.  Check out the full Food Issue here.

Le Cool Dublin

le-cool-logoI’m doing the next two covers for the free online magazine, LeCool Dublin! First one is out this Thurs, so get subscribing if you haven’t already – it’s the Food Issue so it’s bound to be good!!

Budget 2015 Ad Dubbed Print Ad of the Week

colm o connor, colmoconnor, graphic design, graphic designer, Wexford, Dublin, Ireland, portfolio, graphics, vector, Irish, design, print, typography, design, lettering, advertising, alcohol, bottle, bourbon, newspaper ad, whiskey, tonic, print ad, Irish Examiner, Chemistry.ie, enda, budget 2015, budget2015The Budget 2015 newspaper ad I worked on with Chemistry for the Irish Examiner has been dubbed one of the top print ads of the week – worldwide, by Bestads!!

Check out the full project here.

Budget 2015 Newspaper Ad

colm o connor, colmoconnor, graphic design, graphic designer, Wexford, Dublin,  Ireland, portfolio, graphics, vector, Irish, design, print, typography, design, lettering, advertising, alcohol, bottle, bourbon, newspaper ad, whiskey, print ad, Irish Examiner, Chemistry.ie, enda kenny, budget2015Been a busy couple of days as a freelancer!! If you get a chance, check out the half page ad I did in todays Irish Examiner with the lads at Chemistry.ie.

Nidge Illustration on Joe.ie

As the nation counted down the final minutes to the return of Love Hate last night, my twitter feed pretty much blew up when the lads at Joe.ie put this up!!

Bo Jackson Nike Air Trainer SC High Combo

colm o connor, colmoconnor, graphic design, graphic designer, Dublin, wexford, Ireland, illustrator, portfolio, sport, illustration, design, tee, tshirt,t-shirt, apparel, nike, nike air, Air Trainer SC High, Bo Jackson, LA Raiders, American Football, NFL, sneakers, trainers, colourway, colorway, combination, retro, portraitI was recently asked to do this colourway to accompany the re-release of American Football legend Bo Jackson’s Nike Air Trainer SC High.  You can pick up your size on my online shop.  I’m open to requests, so if there is any sneaker heads out there looking for a sneaker tee, let me know!

Conor McGregor Illustration

I did this Conor McGregor illustration in support of the big fight this weekend. Cannot wait!! You can see the full project on the homepage.
I’m trying to get him to retweet it so if you’re on twitter I’d really appreciate a few shares/likes/retweets to get his attention. Thanks in advance!