The inaugural year of Wood Dust included talks and masterclasses, a fine furniture exhibition, marketplace, live music, good food and craft beer

Southern NSW, 2018

As the design director of the festival, the project included a broad range of design, branding and media production roles

Logo & style guide

Wood Dust evokes scenes of a well worn timber workshop amongst cattle and rolling hills. The suite of brand assets was inspired by the festival’s country location, embed with a distinct modern feel

Original artwork

“Blue is every woodworker, toiling in their shed”—hand drawn and developed in layers, Blue and his workshop scene adapts to suite various devices and media

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Wood Dust Logo
Wood Dust Logo

Website & online store

Custom-coded on WordPress.org, the website played a central role in the brand strategy; a central source for festival information and ticket sales via ShopifyLITE plugin

Social and marketing

Weekly EDM, fortnightly blogs and regular social content helped create a community of woodworkers around the event

Production Manager & Director of Photography
“Yarns At The Q” Evening Talks

Director of Photography
Wood Dust Masterclasses

Director of Photography
The Marketplace

Meet the organisers promotional video for Wood Dust. Production and original music by Nikolas Strugar / Ravens At Odds

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A woodworking parody. Like air guitar; think “Air Woodworker”. Production and original music by Nikolas Strugar / Ravens At Odds

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