Ankhou Graphic Design

Web development, graphic design, and photography by Ian Houghton, based in Revelstoke, BC.

Grouse Mountain

2 Comments | posted 5/10/10

After four weeks of planning, V and I finally caught the weather and aligned days off to go and do the Grouse Grind and see Grouse Mountain before summer gasped its last breath. It was a gorgeous day, and I managed to get a few nice photographs. Apparently I was too shaken up to hold […]

CoreUPT TJ Schiller Pro 2010/11

0 Comments | posted 14/09/10

About ten months ago I was fortunate enough to win a competition run by TJ Schiller, a professional skier, which allowed me to work with CoreUPT, a European freeski company, to place a design on the topsheet of their TJ Schiller Pro model ski for the coming 2010/2011 winter. I received a pair of the […]

PipeUp! Skateboard Exhibition

1 Comment | posted 8/09/10

I recently contributed a skateboard deck to PipeUp, an international skateboard exhibition in Adelaide curated by Lisa King of Paperhorse Studios in Rundle Mall. I wanted to do something a little different, so I investigated the options for laser-etching the base of the deck. I found KP Sales in Thebarton, a sign-making business, who were […]

Process: Elifer Santos Identity

1 Comment | posted 28/08/10

I recently completed a logo and business card package and will soon be concluding work on a portfolio website for Elifer Santos, a Vancouver-based filmmaker. Eli is both a friend and a client, and I’m glad I could help him build a secure business identity. I’ve uploaded a selection of images from the design process […]

Featured Artist: Brian Jungen

3 Comments | posted 6/08/10

I was walking around downtown with a friend who was passing through Vancouver from Australia on his way to study on the East Coast. We had an hour to kill, so we decided to head to the Vancouver Art Gallery. Unfortunately, entry was rather expensive at $19.50, so instead we decided to browse the gift […]