WELCOME TO DUCK TO WATER
Duck to Water design is a multi-disciplinary creative studio based in Kinsale, Co.Cork
Our approach to our work is simple and honest: we place an emphasis on creativity and conceptual thinking,
Who is DTW
Matthew Connell is Duck to Water Design. As an award-winning designer Matthew has all the qualities you could ever look for in a designer.
Working from our studio in Kinsale, Co Cork, we have built up a wide range of clients and are continually growing. If your company needs a distinctive and enduring visual identity, it’ll be a pleasure to hear from you.
We pride ourselves on establishing strong relationships with our clients, and we believe that honesty and a willingness to communicate, whether formally or over a cup of coffee, is the foundation of great design.
Branding is essentially about getting recognition and creating attitudes about your business. Over time, branding creates an emotional bond between you and your customers.
With this emotive connectivity comes increase sales, customer loyalty and profitability.
We are proud to offer a truly all-in-one service, with everything project managed, designed and produced… for you.
We can supply a full range of products that can support whatever needs are required. DTW have worked with clients such as, Pfizer, Pepsico, Eli Lilly, & BMW. We pride ourselves on the detail that is taken to produce the right visual brand that compliments your business.
Creative director / Designer
Matthew has been working in the design sector for over 15 years. He has had the pleasure of working within all areas of graphic design. His passion is to create new and exciting ideas that work across a range of media, from branding, direct mail, digital and print. When not obsessing about type and layout, Matthew is obsessing about his next motorcycle!
Senior designer / Web developer
Karen has been lucky enough to be part of the design industry for over 10 years. Her background is in a variety of areas including design, branding, advertising, direct mail and website production and has delivered a broad range of visual communication projects for some of the most prestigious clients in the country. When she’s not doing all this Karen is kept busy keeping an eye on her 10 month old little boy and drinking her body weight in tea!
NOTEBOOKS FULL OF IDEAS
“Working with Duck to Water & Matthew was fun and productive. They listened to us and came to learn about our business and understood our needs. Matthew then came up with a wonderful design identity. He is one of a kind!”Piluca Garcia
“Duck to Water can only be describe as creative inspiration. Fun to work with but gets the job done. Nothing is a problem, in summary I would recommend Duck to Water design for any project that they wish to undertake.”Paul McGovern
Kinsale Maritime Walks
“We are really impressed with the work we have had done by Duck to Water – they’re attention to detail with our shop fit out and packaging has been spot on. Always at the end of the phone or email, he is reliable and has kept up with some punishing deadlines – he is definitely going to be a long time member of the La Bougie team!”Lucy Hagerty
“We are so delighted about our new logo. Matthew found a wonderful way to take the elements of our old logo into an eye-catching new one, without losing our identity. Our new menus which he created in style of an old book are so popular that customers want to buy them from us. They really do cater to your needs especially for small businesses like us.
Matthew did a fantastic job!”Simone Schuster