Creative work is self perpetuating. If you design and share the work you want to be paid for as side projects, clients will eventually start to engage you to create that work for them… Volvovski wanted to design more books, “But I wasn’t getting book work, and since I read a lot, I figured, for fun, as an exercise, I would do it anyway, to see what I came up with.” I love this project and the intent behind it.

An artist, designer and typographer, Nick Chaffe's uniquely detailed illustration style has attracted the attention of some of the biggest brands in the world. After a decade of success, Creative Boom caught up with the Manchester-based creative to talk about discovering graphic design as a career path, the ups and downs of freelancing and what he'd change about the industry.

AuthorNicole Phillips