Brand thinker, idea maker and Art Director. I help define brand directions and tell their stories. Doing good work with good people. Helping brands look, behave and feel great. Spent the last 10 years in Amsterdam refining my craft with some great people, brands and agencies. Recently, 6 months teaching creative thinking in China. Now back and based in the rolling hills of Yorkshire. Available for hire for agencies and brands. Please get in touch if you want to discuss making some great work together.
Look forward to it, Penny Lee AKA. The Brand Directoress®
Do what you want to do more of
David Attenborough. Saw him live in conversation for 2 hours and he is just the most incredible human I have ever witnessed speak about what really matters.
An epic walker
My grandma's secret recipe
penny ’s CreativeMornings activity
Bread makes people like you.
Being creative people, you're very lucky when you get up in the morning and you do that thing that you've got a compulsion to do; there isn't really a choice. . . . So I have to make bread.
Kim Swan The power of bread
Bread lies somewhere between life drawing and massage.
Mr Bingo 37 Things I Have Learnt
Hope trumps despair
Sarah Hernholm Rejection Success Stories
Everyone is really weird and really nervous.
penny lee Turning your fantasies into creative
“Why is it some people are luckier than others?...A starting point is curiosity."
Moby Creativity and the Freedom to Fail
Jeremy Mitchell For the Love of Baseball
Is this real? Is what people see on Instagram and Facebook … Is this really how people are living?
Mantain a sense of wonder in adulthood
For a long time, it was really hard for me to ask for help. There's an African proverb that goes: "If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together." And so finding my tribe became really, really crucial for me. Finding the tribe of people who love the work they do, and who are really about that life, as my friends would say.
Seth Godin Thinking Backwards
Jennifer Tough Take a risk & go find an adventure
james victore Feck Perfuction
Matie Fricker Lessons on Love & Self Discovery