Posts Categorized: Design

Should Design Be Front and Centre of Jobs, Skills and Services in the UK?

Design Council

Sarah Weir, Design Council Chief Executive, has called for design to be placed at the centre of rebuilding the post-election UK economy. An economy strong enough to tackle wide ranging social problems relating to health, social care and housing while raising living standards for all In a hard hitting message, she argues that a new,… Read more »

Video: Realising Potential

Potential Energy

Someone recently asked me what I did for a living? I started off by saying ‘I am a product design engineer…….’ What I should have said was: ‘I realise potential’. It sounds a bit ‘life coach’ but it does make the point. I have now worked in a demanding creative industry for over 20 years… Read more »

A fresh face

We received over 150 applications for our ever popular graduate internship scheme, and are excited to announce that after a lot of consideration, we’ve selected Heather Guyan. We have no doubt, Heather will be a great addition to the team at 4c Design over the next few months. Hello I’m Heather! Graduating from Strathclyde University… Read more »

The right tool for the job

A common question visitors ask when I show them around my workplace, specifically the workshop is “Do you have a 3D printer?” Well, we do. In fact, we have a couple of desktop 3D printers. The press exposure the technology has had has certainly been appropriate, because being able to print in 3D is quite frankly… Read more »