Tag Archives: ELT design

Our blog has a new home!

We’re really excited to announce that as part of our 25 year anniversary we have launched a brand new website! Our new site showcases new projects and has information about us and our fantastic team, including a fun infographic about our story. We’ve added a list … Continue reading

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Design does matter: BookMachine event round-up

Last night emc design and BookMachine co-hosted the first BookMachine design themed evening ‘Why Design Matters: Collaborating with your design team‘, at The Square Pig & Pen in Holborn. Sophie from emc design along with Sam and Laura from BookMachine … Continue reading

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Creative Content’s Pic of the Week

With Chinese New Year just around the corner, we’d love to know if you’ve been talking about it in the classroom! If so, how have you used images like this to help generate discussion and vocabulary? Caption: KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA – FEBRUARY 02: … Continue reading

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Why design matters: Collaborating with your designers

We’re celebrating our 25th anniversary with a special BookMachine birthday party on Wednesday 10th February, at The Square Pig & Pen, Central London. With the event just around the corner, we thought we would give you a few pointers to get you thinking “Why Design … Continue reading

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25 Quick Keyboard Shortcuts

As an ever busy design studio it is vital that we work in the most efficient way possible to meet our deadlines. Whether it be starting out on a new job in the sample design stage, text formatting and typesetting … Continue reading

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News Flash: New position available for Graduate Junior Designer

We are now looking for junior designers to join our team again! With lots of new and exciting projects, we’re looking for more hard-working, skilled and enthusiastic people to come and join our growing team. If you are a recent graduate with a … Continue reading

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The benefits of in-house Creative Content – why picture researchers need designers

In our previous posts about using stock images in ELT materials, we discussed how to make the most of picture research, giving away some of our (not-so-secret) secrets. Here at emc, we’re lucky to have a dedicated, in-house Creative Content … Continue reading

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