About Rhys Jones

Rhys leads the studio and digital print departments; Starting with Sherwin Rivers in Autumn 2018 after studying Graphic Design at Staffordshire University achieving a BA in 2017. Super skilled in logo design, branding & graphic design alongside a love for photography - he's our in-house design guru!

The Pentagon Food Group: Vehicle Fleet Graphics

Established for over 10 years, The Pentagon Food Group team has helped serve over 800 businesses across the UK. The Pentagon Food Group supply and deliver a whole range of quality products for a range of businesses such as restaurants, chip shops, desert parlours and sandwich shops to name a few. The Pentagon Food Group (PFG) firstly approached Sherwin Rivers with the task of creating a brand for their business. Once they had strong branding in place, we were able to move onto the next stage of the development which [...]

By |2019-09-12T13:45:10+00:00July 22nd, 2019|Categories: Branding, Creative, Graphic Design|Comments Off on The Pentagon Food Group: Vehicle Fleet Graphics

RGB & CMYK: How to Make The Most of Colour

Colour plays a more important role in everyday life than many people think. It can affect your mood, influence your buying choices and it can also alter your first impression of a brand. If you want to convey the right message, getting the colour right in your design is crucial. As a designer, you should already be familiar with the RGB and CMYK colour system and which one to use if you want your design to look as intended. Knowing which colour system to use will is a lot easier [...]

By |2019-07-12T08:08:28+00:00July 12th, 2019|Categories: Creative, Graphic Design, Printing|Comments Off on RGB & CMYK: How to Make The Most of Colour

5 Tips for Effective Business Card Design

Your business card is a valuable tool to corporate success. These 85x55mm pieces of card need to be effective as they showcase your contact details, company information and branding in a relatively small space, designed to be handed to any current or future clients and colleagues. Even in today’s digital age, roughly 27 million business cards are printed every single day, which works out at a staggering 10 billion business cards printed annually. That’s a lot of business cards! Even though 10 billion cards are printed every year, it is [...]

By |2019-02-11T16:13:20+00:00February 11th, 2019|Categories: Business, Creative, Graphic Design|Comments Off on 5 Tips for Effective Business Card Design

7 Most Common Artwork Supply Questions

We have put together a list of the 7 most common questions we receive at Sherwin Rivers concerning artwork supply. 1. What file format should I supply my artwork? Printing companies will more often than not print from PDF files, but in some cases other files like a JPEG or an EPS may work better depending on the image itself. A PDF file is a vector so any text will be very sharp, where as a JPEG file is just an image and may lose some of its quality. 2. [...]

By |2019-01-14T15:53:55+00:00January 14th, 2019|Categories: Creative, Graphic Design, Printing|Comments Off on 7 Most Common Artwork Supply Questions

Bespoke Detailing Brand Refresh

Bespoke Detailing offer a professional range of extensive detailing services based in Nantwich, Cheshire. There studio is the result of years of hard work, investment and passion for the industry they are in, pushing the standards of car care to the highest standard. Towards the end of 2018, Bespoke Detailing approached Sherwin Rivers as they required a company redesign, signage and a website to match. The requirements were to create a fresh and minimalistic logo which also incorporated the Union Jack. Following on from the initial discussion between ourselves and [...]

By |2019-01-04T11:35:55+00:00January 4th, 2019|Categories: Branding, Creative, Graphic Design|Comments Off on Bespoke Detailing Brand Refresh

Sherwin Rivers Christmas Opening Hours

Sherwin Rivers Christmas Opening Hours Christmas is now only around the corner and we are ready to say goodbye to 2018! It will only be a matter of time until we’re wrapped up around the fire with mulled wine and chocolate. We have had an exceptional year here at Sherwin Rivers and we wish all of our clients and friends a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Sherwin Rivers will close on Thursday 20th December at 1:00pm and we will reopen on Wednesday 2nd January 2019. Sherwin Rivers [...]

By |2018-12-17T12:23:31+00:00December 17th, 2018|Categories: Christmas, Creative, Graphic Design|Comments Off on Sherwin Rivers Christmas Opening Hours

Branded Christmas cards – an opportunity not to be missed!

The Importance Of Branded Christmas Cards Is Christmas not all about the spirit of goodwill and connection? Do not miss the opportunity to enhance your relationship with your customers, clients, suppliers and collaborators. Branded Christmas cards, whether in business or in your personal life, are a universal way to show people you’re thinking of them. It injects personality, which makes them feel good about you, which makes it a win-win situation. You’re missing out on a valuable opportunity if you send a generic Christmas card to build a deeper connection [...]

By |2019-09-12T13:39:08+00:00December 12th, 2018|Categories: Christmas, Creative, Graphic Design|Comments Off on Branded Christmas cards – an opportunity not to be missed!

We’re now taking orders for our super-popular bespoke business calendars!

They're a great giveaway for the festive season that your customers will keep all year! Calendars don’t only have to be there to remind us about what day it is, or how close our next holiday is. Calendars, as with most print are incredibly versatile. They can be used as a giveaway for a charitable event, a gift to your valued customers or just a personal calendar for your friends and family. But how about using a calendar to establish a brand image at minimal cost? All that is needed to [...]

By |2018-12-17T12:57:12+00:00November 7th, 2018|Categories: Business, Creative, Graphic Design|Comments Off on We’re now taking orders for our super-popular bespoke business calendars!

We aren’t just printers here at Sherwin Rivers, we are designers too!

Whether it’s creating a new logo, a complete rebrand, advertising for upcoming events or exhibition stands, we can do it all as well as so much more! Our extensive knowledge of the printing process also comes in handy whether we’re working on paper or on screen to provide the finest of outcomes. If you wish to start your design journey with Sherwin Rivers, please do not hesitate to get in touch and ask for the design team. We can arrange a discussion which best suits you or we can have [...]

By |2018-10-31T15:53:43+00:00October 31st, 2018|Categories: Business, Creative, Graphic Design|Comments Off on We aren’t just printers here at Sherwin Rivers, we are designers too!

The importance of Health & Safety Signage to your business

As the world is now governed by Health & Safety regulations, it has never been more important to ensure that you have the correct signage. Signage is the most common way of communicating Health & Safety information which highlights possible risks to workers and the general public. Between the dates of 1st April 2015 and the 31st March 2016, 144 workers were killed in the UK while in the workplace, as reported by The Health and Safety Executive (HSE). Having the correct signage is crucial in highlighting the potential risks [...]

By |2018-10-25T09:27:40+00:00October 19th, 2018|Categories: Business, Graphic Design, Machinery|Tags: , , |Comments Off on The importance of Health & Safety Signage to your business