Laura Snoad

Laura Snoad

Laura is a London-based journalist specialising in design, arts and culture.

Laura is currently features editor at Grand Designs Magazine but was previously on the features team at Marketing Week and Design Week. She also writen for Icon, Digital Arts and onoffice.

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How to set up freelance

News:  How to set up freelance

Getting started on a freelance career can be tricky for new illustration and animation graduates. Laura Snoad guides you through setting up on…

How to get your first design job

In-Depth:  How to get your first design job

Just graduated in graphic design, VFX, motion or interactive design? Laura Snoad offers practical advice to help you get that first job.

Graduate success story: Oliver Caiden

In-Depth:  Graduate success story: Oliver Caiden

Discover how Oliver Caiden started his career from graduating to working as compositor at MPC on huge campaigns including Three's Dance Pony Dance ad.

Graduate success story: Jacob Stead

In-Depth:  Graduate success story: Jacob Stead

Discover how Jacob Stead started his career from graduating to becoming a freelance illustrator for the likes of Good Housekeeping, Wired and…

Fail fast: how to succeed by failing

In-Depth:  Fail fast: how to succeed by failing

Failure is ever-present in the design industry, but by adopting the ‘fail fast’ strategy, you’ll be able to quickly adapt as it progresses and…

Master web typography

In-Depth:  Master web typography

Give your online designs a boost by using typographic techniques and web fonts that add interest and impact