• Festival Publicity
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    Festival Publicity

    Our dreams of running our own festival started to come true when we were successful in a bid for lottery funding in 2017. Summer Trifle was born. A 2 week mini arts festival in our own grounds in Wilmington, East Sussex, which we repeated in August 2018.

    Part of the bid was for publicity, something we know to be a major part of any event, having been involved in the Hailsham Festival of Arts and Culture for many years. To attract sufficient numbers of visitors, you need to get the word out about your event. We designed and printed fliers, posters, leaflets, maps and programmes and created advertisements for various printed and digital publications and social media campaigns. Having learned lessons about our audience (here comes that word…) demographic in 2017, we were able to target our advertising more effectively. By far the most successful piece of the advertising campaign was the printed programme.

    Our festival programmes (folded leaflets) are distributed widely to all sorts of different venues: galleries, shops, music venues, pubs, Tourist Information Centres, libraries, campsites, local attractions, hotels, cafes, waiting rooms and fast food outlets. They either go on display on tables or in leaflet dispensers, often alongside many other brochures and leaflets, so the important elements need to be eye catching and visible. 

    Tips:

      • One third A4 size is a good standard size which fits into most dispensers and doesn’t slip down behind other leaflets. Ours are A3 double sided, folded to 1/3 A4.
      • A really distinctive cover image draws the eye and increases the chance of your leaflet being picked up.
      • Consistency in colour and style in all of your publicity helps to build your brand, making your event easily recognisable and memorable.

    Look out for Summer Trifle in August 2019!

     

     

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  • One year on
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    One year on

    In October 2016 we decided to leave our offices in Hailsham High Street and work from a home office. One year on and we are still very much in evidence on the High Street. You can’t turn a corner in the town without seeing something that we have designed or printed.

    Once again we were very happy to be on the committee for the annual Hailsham Festival of Arts & Culture and were involved with several of the events. The pop-up-shop in the middle of the High Street had posters, banners, leaflets and programmes, many of which were designed by us. We promoted the Dicker Players productions at Hailsham Pavilion (OK, yes, we performed too!) and helped to organise the 3 Minute Flix movie competition, again at the Hailsham Pavilion.

    Some of our local clients include Highcroft Veterinary Group, Hailsham Jewellers, Hailsham Town Council, CMA Karate, What’s On in Hailsham, ESAB, Smythe and Barrie, Ross & Co, Quinnel House, Marlow Ropes, MFC Supplies, Hook & Sons, Hailsham FM, Howdens Joinery, Millies, Firefly Tattoo Company, Experience Holidays, Rare Repro and the Arlington Bluebell Walk, amongst many other small and large businesses, local and national.

    So, even though we are working in a small studio surrounded by the trees of Arlington, we are still very much in evidence in the town of Hailsham.

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  • Recommend a friend
    15/01/17 News # , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

    Recommend a friend

    We’ll give you £20 to spend in a Hailsham outlet and your friend will get a
    10% discount on their first order with Hailsham Creative*. What’s not to like?

    *See full terms and conditions below.

    If you’ve been impressed with something that Hailsham Creative has done for you or someone you know, why not recommend us to one of your friends or contacts.

    When they complete an order with us, to show you our appreciation, we will send YOU a £20 voucher to be used in the participating outlet of your choice, from the list below. What’s more, YOUR FRIEND will get a 10% discount on their first order with Hailsham Creative.

    Simply recommend us to a friend and ask them to contact us, quoting your name and company. When they complete their order with us, we’ll send you the voucher of your choice.

     

    Participating outlets at which your £20 voucher can be redeemed

    Callenders Restaurant, 82 High St, Hailsham BN27 1AU
    Chapter 12 Wine Bar, 12 High St, Hailsham BN27 1BJ
    Elderflower Interiors, Unit 3, North Street, Hailsham BN27 1DN
    Hailsham Jewellers, 36 High St, Hailsham BN27 1BB
    Hailsham Pavilion Cinema, George St, Hailsham BN27 1AE
    Smythe & Barrie, Consumer Electrical Store , 76 High St, Hailsham BN27 1AU

     

    Terms and conditions for £20 Recommend a Friend (RaF) Voucher

    1. (RaF) Vouchers will only be available for outlets participating at the date of payment for the referred new customer’s first order to Hailsham Creative.
    2. Hailsham Creative reserves the right to send a substitute (RaF) Voucher if the chosen outlet is no longer participating in this promotion.
    3. A substitute (RaF) Voucher may only be requested if a selected outlet is no longer participating when a (RaF) Voucher is redeemed and providing it is within the redemption date displayed on the original voucher. The substitute (RaF) Voucher must be redeemed by the original date displayed.
    4. Participating outlets may change with no notice.
    5. (RaF) Vouchers will only be sent once payment for the new customer’s first order has been received in full by Hailsham Creative.
    6. A (RaF) Voucher can only be redeemed at the outlet shown on that Voucher. It must be handed over directly at that outlet and cannot be used via an online shop.
    7. A (RaF) Voucher cannot be exchanged for cash and no change will be given.
    8. A (RaF) Voucher must be redeemed by the date shown on that Voucher.
    9. See (RaF) Voucher for terms and conditions specific to that participating outlet.
    10. (RaF) Vouchers available until 31/1/2019. Hailsham Creative reserves the right to extend or end this promotion without notice.

     

    Terms and conditions for 10% New Customer Discount

    1. 10% New Customer Discount can only be offered for design or print services from Hailsham Creative only.
    2. 10% New Customer Discount can only be offered to customers who have not previously ordered from Hailsham Creative.
    3. 10% New Customer Discount can only be offered once and for one order only.
    4. 10% New Customer Discount can only be offered if the name and company name of the new customer’s referrer are passed to Hailsham Creative at the time of order.
    5. 10% New Customer Discount cannot be applied retrospectively.
    6. VAT will be charged at appropriate rate on all orders.
    7. Hailsham Creative reserves the right to extend or end this promotion without notice.
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