Taking a break inspires your best work

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Taking a break inspires your best work Just taking a bike for the last commute home from work before I am off for a full two weeks. Yay! Auto-responder on the emails and it’s a Friday too! If you need me to do anything, I’ll see you at the pool bar. We can chat about […]

Great Irish Bake Certificate of Donation

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Great Irish Bake- Certificate of donation Just got the certificate of the amount of funds raised from Sara’s bake sale for Children’s Health Foundation for Temple Street and Crumlin Children’s Hospitals. Thanks so much to everyone who donated to make this massive amount possible! Thanks also to the many bakers, helpers and supporters on the […]

What I do

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Animated video- business woman of the year awards- what I do https://dianehiggins.ie/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/Network-Cork-awards-video-Diane-Higgins-720p-210516.mp4 Here’s the animated video from last night’s Network Cork awards showcasing what I do. Although I didn’t win, I was honoured to be a finalist in the ‘power within’ category and the whole journey was amazing. Well done to all of the winners, Miriam […]

Great surprise ahead of the business awards

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Great surprise ahead of the business awards https://dianehiggins.ie/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/Business-woman-of-the-year-awards-Network-Cork.mov Got a great surprise delivered to the door today ahead of the Network Cork business woman of the year awards! Beautiful product by Red Balloon Cork that really got me in the celebratory mood (and the kids too 🤪) Really looking forward to the event tonight and honored […]

A busy few weeks

a busy few weeks

A busy few weeks! They say everything comes together and this has certainly been true for me the last few weeks. My husband left 2 weeks ago to do an important course for work so I was hoping to take the pedal off the metal a bit and enjoy the break… Since he left so […]

Business Woman of the Year Finalist 2021- Network Cork

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The secret to becoming a designer I am so honoured to be named as a finalist in the ‘power within’ category in the Network Cork business woman of the year awards. This last year Network Ireland has been a real lifeline for me through what I consider as the first ‘proper’ year of my business. These […]

Network Cork business woman of the year awards 2021 nominee

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Network Cork Business Woman of the Year Awards 2021 Nominee I received my nominee badge from the Network Cork business woman of the year awards, 2021, as a member of the Cork branch of Network Ireland. The shortlist will be announced in May, so fingers crossed, although I know I will be in such great […]

I love my job (and doodling)!

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I love my job (and doodling)! I love my job! This afternoon I was doing some concept work for an upcoming logo design. I’ve always been someone who doodled at the side of my school notebook. Now it’s part of my process. I try to get away from the computer and my desk and find […]

Wax seal wedding invitations

Wax seal wedding invitations – back to basics of design Back to the traditional craft of design. Sometimes I find that there’s a bit too much screen time involved so I enjoyed the therapeutic work of putting wax seals on some lovely wedding stationery this afternoon at @republicofwork. Once I got into the groove working […]