Stop, Look, Listen and then BURN RUBBER! Founder Nicola Devine writes a bloody great article for Revolution Creative filled with creative career tips.
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Entries by Nicola Devine
Holiday season is quickly sneaking up on us! It’s time to get promo pro-active and line up marketing for your eCommerce over the Silly Season.
The Freshest Architectural Photos from serious central city horse-power to bivvy-inspired bolt holes.
So when Flox was ready to take her ’Gramming to the next level we dug deep into the stats, checked the best curated posters online and upped the game with a refined, strategic approach to visual and text content for single and page posts and stories.
Instagram is an exciting social media channel that is constantly evolving and at Tanker we want you to get the most out of it! One of the latest updates to hit Insta is the ability to make a Business Account – This comes with some terrific new features like a contact button and the bonus […]
It’s almost launch day at Courage My Love. The excitement is growing within the Fashion and Fitness tribes at the prospect of some inspirational new products and a newly commissioned legskins artwork design is almost ready too. Major times at Courage HQ! To keep everyone up to date and give them a bit of an […]
Chris “The Habit” Taylor is the owner of personal development, training and coaching business Winning Habits. He tracked down Tanker in his quest for excellence in all things MailChimping. We worked together to develop a strategy, content and design to enthral and engage his high end market of top engineering and structural organisations. His latest […]
Flox is at it again with her biggest mural to date brightening up the Hamilton Library. As well as putting a Floxy chair up for charity auction, planning her next artistic journey to India, making guest appearances on TV shows What Now and Kiwi Living, and completing some beautiful commissions for an office space – […]
Colab Workshops have been on a roll recently with Tuffs and Flox heading down to Christchurch to deliver four days of intense workshopping. Their striking visuals always makes for a beautiful newsletter and gives the reader an idea of the fun that is always had on a Colab Workshop. There are lots of exciting workshops […]
We love working with local clients, and designing for Christchurch-based OEM Audio has been no exception. They approached Tanker to create a clean, bold MailChimp eNewsletter template which incorporated their strong branding and featured their demonstration videos, products, and latest news. “Thanks Nicola for bringing your wonderful talents to the OEM Audio brand.”
A new MailChimp template design has gone live from Tanker Headquarters this month! Featuring wine reviews, travel articles, regional spotlights and picturesque wineries – who wouldn’t want to get their hands on this newsletter? Grab yourself a glass of Pinot and have a read of the latest offerings from California Winery Advisor.
Stylish entrepreneurial couple Simon and Amy decided it was time to get out of the big smoke. They were seeking somewhere that still had an upmarket mix of fashion, food and fun. What better place than the lively town of Matakana, known for it’s superb Saturday market, surrounding vineyard restaurants and beachside recreational opportunities? They […]
New Zealand-based career site MyJobSpace wanted to kick off the year by inspiring their visitors with some sound advice and an appreciation of the universe in general! In collaboration with Tanker we created a newsletter template and campaign content to reinforce their brand style and space theme. Visit the interactive version of the My Job Space newsletter […]
Flox is kicking off the start of March with the launch of children’s book Tu Meke Tui – what a beautiful achievement! She’s also wishing you a badass Easter with her freshly designed legskins for Courage My Love. In other news, a white wall, a kitchen splash back, and Akaroa Primary School were transformed with […]
After a busy January spreading the word and sharing the skillz, Flox is back to let her people know what’s happening, and there’s so much! Exhibitions at Auckland Zoo, exhibitions in the concrete jungle of NYC, and an upcoming exhibition for the Auckland Festival’s White Night. Flox is thrilled to reveal her new illustrations for children’s book, Tu […]
Educating and inspiring others in the arts of woodblock, print, stencilling and spray painting is the goal of the COLAB Workshops hosted by New Zealand fine artists Michel Tuffery and Flox. As well as offering the workshops nationally, they also hold them in Australasia and Asia. Created as an introductory piece, this catalogue presents the concepts and history […]
Forget about cards and chocolate this Valentines Day – Tanker created a quiz for our client Courage My Love so the fashionable romantics amongst us can discover which pair of fitness to fashion Legskins they should be committing to love for ever more. The quiz, which is being promoted on social media, is a fun […]
Award winning bookkeeper and trainer, melanie Morris from Bookkeeping and Beyond and Training and Beyond wanted to get the word out to her lovely clients about all the great things happening in the cloud-based accounting world. The quickest, easiest way was via MailChimp newsletters. Tanker designed a template inspired by her websites and brought together […]
Tanker developed strategy and layout, photographed imagery, refined illustration, and wrote the copy.
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here’s a nifty idea – a document that a client can edit, and send as a PDF.
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That’s what Tanker did by using the Facebook Boosted Post service, creating brand-specific graphics, engaging copywriting, some mean audience targeting and content strategy. The result increased Fine Artist and cool bro Michel Tuffery’s audience reach by 6500% in the below post. We dig working with creative businesses to produce branded social media strategies that engages their fans and boosts page follower numbers significantly. […]
Everyone from Picasso to Banksy is known for the quote “Talent borrows, genius steals.”. And we found a case of true genius not long after creating Christmas email and facebook graphics for our client Seaboats. Only a day after it was put into use on his own email signature our client received an email from someone with […]
The Reading Room is a series of intimate meetings for creative bibliophiles to explore and discuss people’s personal libraries, discovering the tales of books that extend beyond their obvious content to tell stories of their purchase, usage, storage. For Christmas the Reading Room wanted to say a thank you to those who have supported them by asking Tanker to […]
This eNewsletter was announcing a fantastic launch party event in our very own Christchurch for Courage My Love, which was set to wow the crowd with a night of entertainment and prizes. The last Tanker-designed eNewsletter for Courage My Love, inspired readers to get along to the First Thursdays Pop Up Shop, with some coming specifically to purchase a few […]
We’re heading into Christmas and the Haus of Flox is geared up with Floxmas presents to go! This eNewsletter is full of Chrissy ideas for those who have an artistic predilection. Flox headed down to Christchurch to paint a huge street art scene for Spectrum Street Art Festival, as well as launched her first pair of leg […]
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Tim Nees Architects are Deconstructing 2015 / Designing 2016 in this latest eNewsletter. Read on to see the latest projects that will launch many a bach (or crib, depending on your location!) daydream. Visit the interactive version of Tim Nees’s newsletter » See more examples in the Tanker Branded Email portfolio
With architects as your clients you need a brand that looks pretty slick and stylish. Australian architectural products company Walmay have their visual identity locked down, with a polished website and sales collateral, but needed Tanker to translate that into a MailChimp newsletter template they could use to keep in contact with customers. Working with Amanda, Walmay’s Sales […]
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With the exciting launch of two very special new designs, as well as a Pop Up Shop, chances to win $300 of Flox gear and a successful time at the FitEx Awards and conference (whew!) – it was also time to touch base with the fittest, most fashionable followers in NZ! Courage My Love with help […]
Everyone’s favourite street artist, Flox, was hitting inboxes again at the end of November. As always there’s plenty on with this busy, busy lady: a mighty Summer Harvest sale, new works with a pastel palette, her extremely popular stationery range, an upcoming stint at Spectrum Street Art Festival and the launch of her virtual residency […]
When your client responds with: “That looks fucking AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!”, you know you’re doing something right. With the end of the year nigh, it was time for Simon Devitt, International Photographer of Architecture to wish his followers a sweet summer break; share some snaps of his latest stateside trip; offer sophisticated and exclusive Christmas gift options; and […]