Journal entries ordered by “Everyday Cog”


26th July 2011

Here’s Johnny! After a few days away from the studio, John’s back and full of energy. more


25th July 2011

And then there were two. After a weekend in Paris, Ocky’s back in the studio to… more


22nd July 2011

All by myself… with everyone else away, Mike spent the day alone in a deserted studio. more


21st July 2011

Michael was at the Arts Marketing Association conference in Glasgow and spotted this Cog designed stand… more


20th July 2011

Our designs for the forthcoming Dickens exhibition at Museum of London, featured on the home page… more


19th July 2011

The launch of the newly redesigned site for the Incorporated Society of Musicians. more


18th July 2011

Making pasta faces with Felix from Half Moon Young People’s Theatre, for their brochure cover. more


15th July 2011

Our first meeting with new client Rosanna Marsh of Naomi Russell and Partners. more


14th July 2011

Simon was back for the morning, holding a training session with ISM about their newly designed… more


13th July 2011

John, updating our Cog Nights App with content from the past three months. more


11th July 2011

Our intern, Anthony, slicing up pictures for a CD design, for Sony Poland. more


8th July 2011

Mike, listening to winners of the Commonwealth Short Stories competition before sending their CD off for… more


7th July 2011

We number our proofs but when he reached proof number 19, Ocky abandoned that approach. more


6th July 2011

Another busy day, another toner cartridge emptied. We really should get round to sending them for… more


5th July 2011

80 pages of annotated amendments from Arts Council England, made all the more palatable by a… more


4th July 2011

The sad site of Simon’s empty desk. We thought we’d miss him, terribly. Luckily he called… more


1st July 2011

Cognight at Design Museum for the Wim Crouwel exhibition and Summer Party. more


30th June 2011

Simon’s last day as a full-time Cog Designer. Tomorrow he will be an Associate team member. more


28th June 2011

Canadian student and illustrator, Anthony Gerace, has joined us for the summer. more


27th June 2011

Rolling and wrapping the papers we’ve had printed for this year’s AMA conference. more


24th June 2011

Cognight. Our monthly cultural outing. This time to hear Simon Schama’s recollections of the Festival of… more


23rd June 2011

A huge, red, ‘signed off’ email, the official approaval for a new website project’s designs. more


22nd June 2011

A surreal moment. Walking back to the studio from Deptford, we passed Chris Moyles, dressed as… more


21st June 2011

Our bi-monthly visit from the incredibly organised Kim Davenport Gee, finalising the new issue of Music… more


20th June 2011

Dryden Goodwin popped in to discuss the web presence we are building for his latest project. more


17th June 2011

Today was a three coffee-pot day. Lots to do, early start and a late finish. more


16th June 2011

A visit from Arts Council’s Sylvia, to chat through the latest proof of their project more


15th June 2011

We’re planning a new job booking system, post-its are the perfect tool for almost any project. more