The Creative Cookbook

The Creative Cookbook is a small part of our website where we show you how we do what we do! So tuck in to some information about our working practices and meet some of the team…


A collection of the most creative minds...

Gareth Robertson

Gareth is founder of the company and Creative Director. He oversees the output of the studio, works on new business, looks after clients and also works on client projects when the studio is busy. He brings a wealth of experience across B2B and B2C design and communications, specialising in concept development, campaign management and branding.

Dan Hollyoake

Dan is one of our designers and works in the studio creating concepts, designs and artwork for client briefs. His skills in Photoshop are unrivalled but he is equally skilled in Illustrator, Indesign and various other packages within the Creative Suite from Adobe. Dan has a wonderfully creative mind and is a huge part of the team here at Design Pit.

Mary Hemingway

Mary is a designer here at Design Pit. She works in the studio creating concepts, designs and artwork for client briefs. Mary has vast experience in design for print, especially in the education sector. Her eye for detail is what makes her stand out among her peers and her software skills are superb.

Sarah Richards

Sarah is our office coordinator and keeps us all in check! She is a multi-tasking superhero and regularly turns her hand to sourcing imagery, looking after our social media and liaising with suppliers and clients alike. She keeps everything ticking over, ensures that things are running smoothly and plugs a gap wherever one appears. Every creative studio needs a Sarah and we’re glad that we have ours!


State of the Art Technology

We wouldn’t be able to do our jobs without some of the most advanced creative tools available. Adobe Creative Cloud is a software suite that gives us complete control over how manipulate different kinds of digital imagery and format text with different fonts and settings. We use top of the range Apple Macintosh computers to launch or software through - a machine designed by designers for designers.

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