I am Tom Lane, born and raised in a small rural town known as the Shire by the locals (no seriously), and now, after a long and arduous journey, living 60 miles down the road in Bristol with my wife to be.
I design, illustrate and make things.10 years ago I caught a bug, an insatiable need to create, a need to get better at creating. I've been chasing the sense of achievement that comes from putting an idea down, seeing it grow, take shape, and have it exist 'out there'. I'm one of those lucky people that make a living doing what they love.
Shortly after graduating from the University of the West England I embarked on a freelance career that quickly developed into a specialist design, typography, and illustration service - working mainly with clients in Bristol. Overtime, with many new projects, the mighty power of the interweb, and a good dollop of help from the press, I built my profile and began working with lots of lovely people from all sorts of places around the world. My clients usually come from the arts & media, advertising, publishing and
My style is varied. My approach to a project is determined by my understanding of its needs and is not a
When I'm rarely not making things I like to keep healthy, play with gadgets, get outside, or simply keep distracted long enough to get some rest.