Holly Eliza Temple

Holly Eliza Temple

Food Design and WritingManchester, United Kingdom
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Holly Eliza Temple

Holly Eliza Temple

Food Design and WritingManchester, United Kingdom
About me
✸ Manchester-based graphic designer specialising in food design for mental health, sustainability and community. ✸ Freelance content writing for food and design. ✸ Founder, editor and designer of FILLER, a self-published food and mental health magazine, now on its fifth issue. ✸ Currently studying MA in Graphic Design and Art Direction at Manchester School of Art.
  • Eight out of Ten
    Eight out of TenEight out of Ten is a risograph printed art book to document my late grandfather’s recipes and handwriting, collected from his cookbooks used when he was in the Army Catering Corps. Edition of 10 with hand-embossed cover and coil-bound.
  • Eat with your Eyes
    Eat with your EyesEat With Your Eyes is a mindful food zine kit providing everything you need to create a hand-bound book to document stories, memories and experiences with your food –– encouraging us to engage more mindfully with what and how we eat. The kits are housed in a string and washer envelope and contain enough recycled cartridge paper for a 16 page zine, heavyweight coloured cover paper, linen thread hand-dyed with onion skins, a bookbinding needle, binding instructions and a prompt sheet for docume
  • Cooking for Christmas
    Cooking for Christmas32 page A5 recipe zine designed for food writer Bre Graham, featuring festive classics and contemporary favourites. All proceeds go to Refuge, supporting women and children affected by domestic violence.
    SALT OF THE EARTHCollaborative zine project launched to raise funds for Trussell Trust food banks during the COVID-19 pandemic. ​ In March 2020 an open call was put out across social media asking for artistic and written submissions based around the theme of "food and care" - four days later I had a 24-page zine full of work from 15 contributors, including low-cost recipes, poetry and prose, illustration and design. ​ The second volume of SALT OF THE EARTH was released a month later, with 14 new contributions.
  • Recipe for Disaster
    Recipe for DisasterAn ongoing research and design project broadening my knowledge of food science and food design, investigating and asking, what will the future of food look like? A series of prints advertising possible future food concepts, influenced by nostalgic mid-century recipes and designs, informing the public of the new trends brought forward by the (fictional) National Food and Health Service. All designed to be risograph printed.
  • Finding Our Way Together 2020
    Finding Our Way Together 2020Poster and graphics for Finding Our Way Together: a virtual conference of undergraduate research
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Projects credited in
  • ISSUE 02 | H***TH & W***NESS
    ISSUE 02 | H***TH & W***NESSIssue 02 asked artists and writers to respond to the theme of "h***th & w***ness", satirising the growing trends around "clean eating", mindfulness and the commodification of wellness. Design and art direction by Holly Eliza Temple. 58 page A5 zine digitally printed on recycled paper, including work from 7 contributors, and featuring an exclusive interview with Laura Dennison of Not Plant Based.
    ISSUE 03 | THE EARTH ISSUEFILLER issue 03 explored the concept of "eco-anxiety", asking creatives passionate about sustainability, natural resources and our relationship to our planet to submit their work. Design and art direction by Holly Eliza Temple. 52 page A5 zine digitally printed on recycled paper, featuring work from 13 contributors.
Work history
    Contributing WriterMOLD
    New York, United StatesFreelance
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    Content Writer & DesignerWholegood
    London, United KingdomFreelance
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  • Design
  • Visual Communication
  • Trend Analysis
  • Writing
  • Styling
  • Art Direction
  • Branding
  • Print Publications
  • Social Media
  • Food Styling
  • Still Life
  • Print Design
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    Manchester School of Art logo
    MA Design: Graphic Design and Art DirectionManchester School of Art
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Ba (Hons) Fashion Communication with Business StudiesUniversity of Brighton
     - Brighton, United Kingdom
    Second Class Honours (Upper Division), specialising in imaging and graphic design.
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    Santander Start-up GrantUniversity of Brighton
    Recipient of Santander Start-up Grant for FILLER, in partnership with University of Brighton.