Origins of our Brand Design Agency
Formed in the outback of Australia drinking crisp Little Creatures pale ale, Odes and Ink began with humble roots. We drew pictures for people, these people loved them and were willing to pay us to do more. We set up a blog, gave it a name and promoted our drawing skills via social media. Commissions rolled in, we continued to travel paying our way with our extensive stationary range that took up most of our backpacks! We travelled Australia and South East paid by the art we made and sold. Four years later our dream has come true and we have set up our own new creative brand design agency in Chichester.
We offer a variety of creative services from graphic design to brand design, and illustration to web design. We mainly focus on our digital services, but we also like to keep in touch with our roots as artists!
We started Odes and Ink as an art commission business, so we still love to take on bespoke commissions and love to switch the computer, keyboard and mouse for pencils, paper and drawing boards.
We recently completed a special gift for our friend Natalie Martin, who is founder and all round super star at Kitch Media. She asked us to come up with a unique gift idea for her parents 30th wedding anniversary. Natalie wanted something different and special to celebrate this momentous event.
Our initial idea was to create a drawing of Natalie’s hands holding up a three and a zero. Joe tried the composition by photographing Alice’s hands, but the image looked cumbersome and a bit awkward: