Monthly Archives: November 2005

Taoist Temple Roof

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Rather a beautiful temple roof detail, don’t you agree? Roof Detail The story of a British Industrial Designer in Taiwan…

Lord of the Rings

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“The cameras go live to the nation in 1 minute … please tell us about your design concept …” Arriving at a client to find five teams of cameramen with journalists is alarming. And being told to talk to five blinking red LEDs about your […]

18 months.

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I realised that last week was the 18 months anniversary of being in Taiwan. Quite a strange feeling, being on the straight to 2 years away from home. Very strange. The next few months will see a few of the crew moving to different locations […]

Johnnie Wa*ker

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We do quite a bit of work for Diageo at DEM – something I rarely complain about. Friday saw a large party in aid of their ‘Centenary Blend’ Johnnie Walker Gold product. The result was a large amount of free Whiskey and a storming hangover […]

The Great Sausage Experiment

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My Mother sent me a hilarious package of things which arrived this Friday. Key among the items was a pack of 6 Newmarket sausages which we wanted to send via post to see if they survived the journey. Or, at least, if I survived when […]

Stairway to Heaven

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I had one of the best rides of the last few months on Saturday. Several sections have been intimidating me for some time, especially because some of the rest of the crew are a bit more daring than me when doing bigger stuff. However, I […]

Telly

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Edward works it I had an amusing reminder that my boss is a celebrity in Taiwan when TV crews arrived for an interview for a local fashion show. Bertie, Kate, Charlotte and I more or less took the piss for the whole time, contemplating ringing […]