Hello, we’re a friendly and proactive design agency based in Chesham, Buckinghamshire, founded on extensive experience working for organisations such as Dorling Kindersley, British Airways, Mencap, Toyota, AXA, Channel 4, Health Care Without Harm.
Contact us by email or call 01494 583960
Recent clients include UK and international educational, non-fiction and fiction publishers, small businesses, public sector organisations, NGOs and charities, health and leisure industries, educational projects, marketing companies, administrative businesses, therapists, caterers, farming businesses (UK and international), professional sports people, musicians and community projects.
We provide a bespoke, fairly-priced service– whether for a one-page website or full e-commerce; a one-off flyer, new branding project, or book design.
A few examples of our work are shown below and on the links.
SaferPharma Pharmaceutical pollution – includes animation, timeline and interactive quiz
Bonne Bouche Family patisserie business established since 1952, with shops and patisseries across London. We did the branding and flyers also
Fab and Fair E-commerce website for ethical store, including branding
Rocky 1 Website for England’s most capped rugby player, Rocky Clarke MBE
North London Actors Website for a vibrant community organisation of professional actors, writers and directors
CleanMed Europe Innovative conference run by Health care Without Harm – next one due 2018
Ecoquip Sustainable healthcare through networking of healthcare professionals, product developers and product procurers
Chiltern Film Society online shop Developed to help the improve the society with their administration of the membership process; new full website on its way
Admin Accomplished Website for a virtual assistant, including branding
Some of our logos from 2017
Chiltern Open Air Museum: Family Guide for this fantastic outdoor museum– the full guide can be bought at the museum shop
Book covers African literature and black history
Book design and management For Runnymede Trust
Book design, and cover design – working with author on this project celebrating the Asian contribution to the NHS (on behalf of Millipedia agency). The full download is free to share and distribute.
Folded leaflets Chess Valley Lamb branding and leaflets for this lovely farm, well-renowned locally for superb lamb
“Through Amanda’s skills our magazine has evolved into a really attractive, appealing and smart-looking publication which is very popular with the general public. She has also transformed some of our other core publications with much cleaner, contemporary and engaging designs. I really appreciate her flair for design and her attention to detail.”
Claire Forrest, Information Officer, Chilterns Conservation Board
“Amanda was a pleasure to work with, responding promptly to all queries and always taking an open, friendly approach both with myself as the author and the copy editors. I would certainly recommend her to other colleagues and contacts.”
Dr Debbie Weekes-Bernard, author in association with Runnymede Trust
“Thanks very much [Rob] for all your very careful work and input on the usability. Made those 8 weeks go like clockwork.”
Siobhan Davies, UK and Shared Services Intranet Manager, AXA
“Amanda was interested and helpful in meeting the needs of my business and created an excellent individual, apt logo for my company. Her advice on content for company literature was invaluable and created great visual impact.”
Nazma Khan, Chiltern Natural Therapies
“We couldn’t have chosen a better person to design our Family Guide. Amanda was endlessly helpful, constructive, full of creative ideas and inspiration and went above and beyond to make this project not only a success but also something which would meet our specific requirements. Throughout the process Amanda was friendly, professional, flexible and extremely competent and I would be delighted to recommend her for future projects.”
Siân Hammerton-Fraser, Visitor Experience Manager, Chiltern Open Air Museum
“The website looks FANTASTIC and we are absolutely over the moon with it, so a huge thank you for all the effort put in! We really are chuffed to bits.”
Maxine Lewis, Gardenlink
“We have always found Amanda’s work to be of the highest quality. She shows fantastic flexibility to the ever-changing needs and demands of our growing company and gives us a high finish to all our marketing and design needs.”
Amy Morris and Chris Roblett, Hungry Caterpillar Day Nurseries
Before forming Studio Beam we also worked AXA, British Airways, BBC, Channel 4, Dorling Kindersley, Legal & General, Pearson and Toyota, also broad-based experience of African, Carbibean and Iirsh educational publishing, and Pan-African HIV/Aids education.
To find out how we can help your company or organisation, for samples of our work, or if you would like a no-obligation quote. Contact us by email or call 01494 583960 or 07910 205649