Irish Artist Marie Varley searches the country for the very best in Irish design to bring to you here on HeadStuff. This week she spoke with Dusty Boy Design’s.
DUSTY BOY DESIGNS ARE A HUSBAND AND WIFE CREATIVE DUO BASED IN WEXFORD. A RELATIVELY NEW BUSINESS, THESE TWO ARE COVERING A LOT FROM GREETINGS CARDS & PRINTS TO BESPOKE WEDDING INVITATIONS. I CAUGHT UP WITH KATE & JUSTIN THIS WEEK TO DISCUSS STARTING THEIR OWN BUSINESS, THEIR DESIGN PROCESS AND EXCITING PLANS FOR THE FUTURE…
What advice would you give someone looking to turn their creative hobby into a business? What motivated you to take the leap?
Where did your love of designing beautiful stationary stem from?
You also design template and bespoke wedding invitations, how do you find working collaboratively with other couples?
You are a husband and wife team yourselves. How does this dynamic work for DustyBoy Designs?
Describe your design style in three words.
What inspires you? What is your design process from beginning to finish?
Can you give us any teasers to upcoming additions to the collection in 2016?