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Yellowhammer Creative are a small team of multimedia design and communication specialists. We make beautiful websites, scrumptious graphics for print, produce rivetting movies and craft content to delight...and, if that’s not enough—we are very nice people to work with.

Now accepting new work.

What we do

We work with a wide variety of communications media to ensure that you are interacting productively with the people that matter to you.


Website Design and Development

We offer website design and development ranging from a single page brochure website, to a full scale Content Management System, to integrated online booking systems and e-commerce websites.

  • Brochure web design
  • E-commerce web design
  • Content Management Systems
  • Online booking systems
  • Mobile web design
  • Design and development for Tablets.
  • Flash web design
  • E-brochures
  • Search engine optimisation
  • Online syllabus provision
  • Education: VLE

E-Publishing Design and Production

A cost effective format for the distribution of books, newsletters, company reports, periodicals, magazines, newspapers etc.
E-Publishing is a rapidly growing area of online commerce.


Public Relations and Editorial Services

Words matter. Our content manager will make sure your message is perfectly formed and appropriate to your target market.

  • Corporate journalism
  • Editing
  • Sub-editing
  • Proof reading
  • E-brochures
  • Search Engine Optimisation

Graphic Design

We are highly experienced in Graphic Design, Typography and Information Design. We specialise in making information visible, comprehensible and compelling in print.

  • Stationery design
  • Logo design
  • Posters
  • Flyers and leaflets
  • Exhibition banners
  • Brochure design
  • In-house magazines/journals
  • Branding/corporate identity

Film and Animation

From online advertising to art shorts and documentary shorts. Our films have been shown internationally.

  • Film editing
  • Flash video
  • Soundtracks
  • Flash website design
  • Codec preparation for all formats
  • Packaging artwork
  • Presentations

Work in progress !

We are busy at work on some new
exciting website design projects
at the moment...

Finesse Control Systems Ltd

Finesse Control Systems Ltd asked us to completely re-design their current website. We are going to replace their current static site with a custom Wordpress template.

British Grassland Society

We are in the process of producing a new programme for the British grassland Society's 2014 meeting.

Jinsa Fragrances

We teamed up with Datamatrix from Atlanta, USA to create a new e-commerce website for Jinsa Essentials. This is something we know a thing or two about; after all we wrote the book - literally.

Jinsa Essentials


Streamtec provide a range of services from consultancy to designing, supplying, installing, maintaining and repairing all audio visual and broadcast equipment. They needed a website they could administer in house....


Work samples from the portfolio

From online syllabus provision for Learning and Teaching Scotland to Channel 4Docs
to e-commerce website design...


Scottish Crop Research Institute home page

Flash animation design and newsletters.

Channel 4Docs

Races of Men film still

Short documentary film for 4Docs.

Paladin Books

Italo Calvino, Invisible Cities book cover

From a series of ten mixed media hand crafted book covers.

Finesse Control Systems

web design for finesse control systems

Custom built small scale Content Management System for Finesse Control Systems Ltd.

Media Coverage Digest

The new cover of Media Coverage Digest

We recently designed the new Media Coverage Digest for The James Hutton Institute.


web design tayside site design picture

New content management system designed and developed for Streamtec.

Theming Opencart 1.5

Theming OpenCart 1.5 book cover

A step by step guide on how to construct a website theme for the Opencart 1.5 e-commerce system.

Brumac Engineering Ltd

Brumac Engineering website

Complete HTML5/CSS3 website re-design for Brumac Engineering Services Ltd.

Our people

Yellowhammer Creative comprises a core team of Lorraine Wakefield and Craig Nugent. On large projects we crew up with a group of trusted partners.

Craig Nugent

Craig Nugent BA(Hons) MFA - Dundee University, Scotland.
Creative Director

Craig Nugent is an artist, designer, musician, teacher and writer living in Arbroath, Angus, Scotland, with his partner and son. He loves his family, typography, text, language and learning.

Before co-founding Yellowhammer Creative, Craig was a part-time teaching fellow in Fine Art, Philosophy and Contemporary Practice and an examiner at Dundee University, Scotland. During this period he was also a part-time lecturer in Graphic User Interface design, Multimedia Communications and Flash animation at a local college. He was also a contributor to the Virtual Learning Environment at the college.

Lorraine Wakefield

Lorraine Wakefield MA - Glasgow University, Scotland.
Content Manager

Lorraine Wakefield is a writer and editor with over 15 years experience in print and online - with a dedication to clear language and attention to detail. Outside work her passions are yoga, the outdoors and her family.

Contact us

Project Form

If you would like to discuss your ideas for a project then please get in touch using the details provided. We will get back to you within five working days with a proposal: or, we can arrange a meet.

Need a hand with this, not sure if you are asking the right questions? We have put together a help sheet with some questions that will point you in the right direction.

→ Download our help sheet.

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All recruitment enquiries should be made in writing.


T: +44 01382 370 322
Skype: arbroath23


This website was designed by Yellowhammer Creative © 2011.

The text faces are: Droid sans, Droid serif, Forelle and League Gothic. Droid Sans and Droid Serif were designed by Steve Matteson, Type Director of Ascender Corp.

Forelle was designed by Dieter Steffmann.

League Gothic is a revival of Alternate Gothic No.1, designed by The League of Moveable Type.

All fonts except Droid Serif are courtesy of the excellent @font face kits from Font Squirrel.

Droid Serif is courtesy of the Google Font API.

The website was designed on a Toshiba laptop running Windows Vista - a couple of Macs were thrown in as well.

Software: Paper and pencil, Dreamweaver, Notepad, 960Gridder, Photoshop, Illustrator, Firebug, Web Developer, WAVE and Pagespeed.

Coding: HTML5, CSS3.

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