A Cross Section of Hometown Icons

Daniel SharpeFlag, Photography, Project

I recently went back home to visit my family so took the opportunity to have a scout around the city centre and scope out what logos and icons I could see actually being used. As I’ve explained in previous posts, a very widely used symbol is the crossed keys of Saint Peter. However, as can be seen by the slider … Read More

Saint Peter’s Borough

Daniel SharpeFlag, Project

In order to kick-start my new flag for Peterborough project I thought it would be best to share a little bit of information with you about my hometown, so that as I develop my ideas, those that are not familiar with the city will have at least a little grounding. Peterborough is a relatively small city of just over 190,000 … Read More

What’s in a flag

Daniel SharpeFlag, Project, Share, Video

I am a huge fan of flags, I love how the majority of them are constructed from the same basic of colours and shapes. Yet with only slight variations the results are drastically different. Results which not only create a symbol for the country, but quite often symbolise something of the country (I hope that sentence makes sense). This can … Read More