Monthly Archives: April 2012

Designer’s Log 5: Holocaust Memorial Day 2009 Poster

Way back in 2009, my first year at university, I was asked to do a poster for the Holocaust Memorial Day. This is an international event, and somewhere around this time the History department, and specifically the UHSK, got the … Continue reading

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Designer’s Log 4: Kite-shaped flyer for het Oranje Fonds

Two weeks ago a fellow student needed a flyer for a presentation for Dutch charity het Oranje Fonds (“the Orange Fund”). This is a charity under the protection of the Dutch crown prince and his wife that helps with funding … Continue reading

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Designer’s Log 3: UHSK Lustrum Posters

March 2011 the history study association of Utrecht University (the Utrechtse Historische Studentenkring, UHSK) celebrated its 85th year, or 17th Lustrum. To mark this milestone they organized a week of activities such as a ‘symposium’ (a conference), a visit to … Continue reading

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Designer’s Log 2: Hart Johnson’s Conspiracy Trilogy covers

When my friend Hart Johnson started blogging about her writing she wasn’t a published author yet, and didn’t even have an agent. What she did have, though, was an incredible drive and passion about her writing. For the first few … Continue reading

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Designer’s Log 1: Eerste Hulp Wiki Logo

A little over a month ago an old friend of mine asked if I would be willing to design a logo for a Dutch first aid wiki project she was involved in. Although they hadn’t budgeted for a design project, … Continue reading

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Starting Joris Ammerlaan Design

For the last few years I’ve been doing some design work on and off, mostly for people I’ve met through the internet. Although this steady trickle of work has kept me busy, and has resulted in some pretty interesting designs, … Continue reading

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