Ruth Rowland is an awarding winning lettering artist and illustrator. She specialises in contemporary hand drawn lettering, typographic illustration, diagrams and maps for a wide range of graphics projects.
You couldn’t get a much more exciting client than feisty red-headed reporter, Brenda Starr!
Wed 11 May 2016
It seems appropriate to post some news about my latest logo design in time for Valentine’s Day.
Fri 12 Feb 2016
It’s been a busy few months and one of the projects I’ve really enjoyed working on is the hand lettering for Paul Carrack’s new album release, Soul Shadows.
Thu 17 Dec 2015
Thrilled to work on the lettering for a new single brought out by these two era-defining bands, Simple Minds and The Stranglers.
Wed 25 Nov 2015
It was great to be asked to work on Cliff Richard’s latest release, a triple-disc collection of his greatest hits celebrating his 75th birthday called appropriately, 75 at 75.
Fri 16 Oct 2015
I always enjoy working on branding, so when Legard Jepson Design contacted me to help out with a new logo for St Luke’s Hospice, Sheffield, I jumped at the chance.
Fri 02 Oct 2015
It was great to be asked to work on this follow up advertising campaign for Pilot Pens.
Thu 27 Aug 2015
Having worked on his website logo, I was delighted to be asked to work on the latest Bill Wyman album - Back to Basics.
Wed 05 Aug 2015
I was excited when Art in Action asked me to show my work and demonstrate at Waterperry House, Oxford this Summer.
Thu 09 Jul 2015
I was thrilled to be asked to work on musical icon, Van Morrison’s latest album release, Duets: Re-working the Catalogue on RCA Records.
Fri 29 May 2015
It was great to work with stylish Wired Magazine again on this fascinating article about satellite technology, the story of how DIY team, Planet Labs, 'used smartphone tech and energy bars to take on national governments …’
Tue 21 Apr 2015
It was great to be working for Simple Minds again - producing the hand rendered lettering for the beautifully designed 2015 Big Music Tour Guide.
Mon 30 Mar 2015
I'm delighted to announce that I'll be demonstrating at Art in Action this Summer. If you have an interest in the arts and music it's not to be missed.
Thu 19 Mar 2015
I love it when my work supports a good cause, so when Scholastic contacted me to work on a poster for Save Kids Lives, I jumped at the chance.
Fri 06 Mar 2015
Innovative British advertising agency, Sketch asked me to work on their new website and promotional material.
Fri 27 Feb 2015
I was excited to be asked by Interstate Creative Partners to contribute to the Volkswagen Motorsport WRC 2015 Calendar.
Sat 31 Jan 2015
Getting festive with Country Living.
Mon 22 Dec 2014
I was thrilled to be asked to work on the album lettering for The Art of McCartney.
Wed 17 Dec 2014
I've been working on the lettering for a series of large posters for a BAA Welcome Campaign at Heathrow Airport.
Fri 06 May 2011
Harvest Fast Day Pack for CAFOD
Fri 02 Oct 2009
Rodney Miller Associates asked me to help them design a hand lettered logo for the Park Avenue Hotel in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Wed 10 Jun 2009
Roses come up with fresh packaging for the Spring
Tue 21 Apr 2009
New advertising campaign for the beautiful island of Aruba featuring a range of my hand lettering.
Mon 30 Mar 2009
I was asked to work on a hand drawn title for the new three part TV series for the BBC, Science & Islam.
Wed 14 Jan 2009
hand lettering calligraphy typography illustration logos script logos titles typographic calligraphic advertising packaging publishing editorial music maps