Do Fly: Find your way. Make a living. Be your best self. By Gavin Strange.
Do work you love. Sounds simple, doesn’t it? But the reality can be quite different. Whether you're just starting out or ready to head in a new direction, you're going to need some help turning your natural skills into success-seeking missiles of radness.
On hand is Gavin Strange, a creative working by night under the moniker JamFactory and, by day, at Aardman Animations – the Academy Award-winning studio behindWallace & GromitandShaun the Sheep.
With advice, encouragement and a reminder that life’s too short to not pursue your passion, whatever your age or position - whether you're a recent school leaver, a graduate, a team leader or the actual CEO,Do Flywill inspire you to:
Change your perspective and revamp your mindset
Develop creative side projects
Stay optimistic and resilient
Discover skills and passions you never knew you had!
Do Flyis your all-in-one guide, ticket and passport to a new destination. Are you ready for take off?
An inspiring, practical guide to finding and doing work you love
Aimed at school-leavers, graduates and grown-ups looking for change
Gavin is Senior Designer at Academy Award-winning studio Aardman Animations
Gavin's own colour photography and graphics
Size: 12.7 x 1.27 x 18.42 cm
Gavin Strange is a senior creative at Aardman Animations, the Academy Award-winning studio behind Shaun the Sheep and Wallace & Gromit. He is a believer in creative side projects and, by night, develops his own under the name, JamFactory. He is a speaker on the global circuit including OFFF, FITC and Wired: Next Generation. He took an unconventional route to get to where he is and urges young people to find a fulfilling vocation, to be stimulated and inspired every day. Gavin lives in Bristol, England with his wife and their greyhound Arnie.
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