Harry Vos
Experience Designer

Blog Archive

"Thinking is drawing in your head" – Alan Fletcher

This is a blog of my thoughts, so you are looking at a written form of my mind drawings.

​I think about design, and get philosophical about design quite a lot. I also think about music, cycling, Watford FC, food, and ale!

​So that's what to expect from my blog. The aforementioned written mind drawings, and hopefully sharing some love through tutorials, and work-in-progress, to give people an idea of my design process.

Factory Visit to an Injection Moulding Firm

A few weeks ago, me and a couple of mates went to visit Metromold, an injection moulding plastics firm, at their factory just outside Newcastle. Yes, that's my idea of a fun day out! Nah, just kidding; it was with the intention of gaining more first-hand knowledge about manufacturing processes, as part of a university module. However, I actually enjoyed the trip, and Ross Palmer, who was kind enough to speak to us and show us round, went above and beyond what we expected from our visit. Here is a video I filmed, which I hope gives young designers a better understanding of the process: