Thank you to our BDF 2023 Conference hosts, Unique Venues Birmingham & Birmingham Repertory Theatre
We were stoked to put on BDF Conference 2023 to a sell-out crowd of 800 people who enjoyed a fine day of talks, shopping and networking thanks to our wonderful hosts.
Thank you to BDF 2023 Supporter Astute Graphics
The Adobe Illustrator plugin experts joined us for BDF 2023. Find out more about their plugins and services.
Get your tickets for Canvas Conference, 2nd November 2023
Looking for a fix of creativity as we head into winter? Birmingham’s premier product conference is back in November at a new venue
Say hello to Creative Alliance, specialist training provider for the creative sector
Creative Alliance once again return as a BDF supporter for 2023. Read more about them here.
Check out The Collection from our pals G.F Smith, Silver Partners of BDF 2023
The Collection from G . F Smith is home to every paper, weight and embossing they offer across four sections: Colorplan, Fine Collection, Textured and Specialist.
Not so average stickers for not so average humans. Stickers made easy
StickerApp, the premiere platform for creating custom stickers, is a proud sponsor of the Birmingham Design Festival 2023.
Huge thanks to Made by Cooper for supporting BDF 2023
We’re excited to reveal that Made by Cooper have produced some incredible ‘Imagine’ pin badges for us as well as a BDF first – branded socks!
BDF welcomes f.r.a as supporters in 2023
f.r.a. is a design studio based in Shropshire, specialising in wayfinding, brand and placemaking.
Substrakt return for a 5th year as BDF Silver Partner
Digital agency Substrakt are back to support again from their HQ in Birmingham’s historic Jewellery Quarter.
Welcoming BDF 2023 Supporters: The Foundry Types
A distinguished, award-winning type foundry who offer a unique and dedicated personal service, specialising in the creation, production and licensing of new retail and bespoke typefaces for the small individual client or the big international brand.
Brew is back for the third time as Supporters of BDF 2023
Brew is delighted to be sponsoring BDF for a third year and the team are excited to attend the conference in person.
Welcoming back Beyond The Book as BDF 2023 Supporters
We are delighted that Beyond The Book are back again this year to sponsor BDF.
The Wynkyn de Worde Charitable Trust joins us as a BDF 2023 Community Partner
The Wynkyn de Worde Charitable Trust was established in 1985 to promote excellence in all fields of the graphic arts through grants to educational institutions, students and young members of relevant trades.
Kingel kindly Supports BDF 2023
Kingel is a collective of creative thinkers and doers from advertising, branding, design and digital.
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Monotype joins us as Main Partner for BDF 2023
We’re delighted to announce Monotype as a Main Partner for this year’s design festival. Typography matters and Monotype empowers creative minds to build and express authentic brands through design, technology, and expertise.
RBH return as Silver Partner for BDF 2023
In addition to their generous support, RBH will be hosting a portfolio surgery on Thursday 8th June between 10am and 1pm.