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Deco Backpackers

A wonderful project – Studiopossum was commissioned to brand The Station Backpackers, a new hostel in the heart of Auckland City. It is located in a famously historic building which … Continue reading

February 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Sutherland Kovach Life

The wedding photographer duo Sutherland Kovach are growing up with their clients – they have extended their offering now to include family photography – capturing life after a couple’s wedding! … Continue reading

February 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Scratching the surface

Studiopossum poster design to showcase another Michelle Dabrowski produced event – an evening about love, for Valentines Day.  ‘Scratching the Surface’ – seven spoken word poets speak out about racism.

February 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Smoke Speaks…

The Smoke Speaks is a multidisciplinary performance collective and residency program which supports artists to workshop, collaborate, support, inspire, create, journey and perform together. This logo I developed looks at … Continue reading

October 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Psychology of Psychology

No one wants to be caught with a cousellor’s card lying around.  I wanted to make a card for my client that is professional yet portrays the practice as really … Continue reading

July 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Modern Wedding

I designed this for a gorgeous modern bride – a scrolling wedding invite that is a four times screen length.  Full to the brim with useful information for the guests … Continue reading

January 25, 2013 · Leave a comment


I have the pleasure of designing the 2013 poetry slam posters for Slamalamadingdong.  It is a true slam-roots style poetry competition which honors founder Marc Smith’s “Slam Papi” Philosophy and … Continue reading

January 24, 2013 · Leave a comment


Produced in collaboration with Kirsti Whalen, she put forward the poem, and I did the watercolour illustrations and we are going to collate it into a mini book as a … Continue reading

January 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Sutherland Kovach Studio

Sutherland Kovach Studio is two photographers with one vision. A little like the way twins share a kooky silent communication, when they photograph together they click (no pun intended). Their … Continue reading

October 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Tiny Turtles

Childcare should be an inviting, educational, fun and safe environment. This identity development addresses these ideals, and is also memorable and unique. The fun elements of growing up are reinforced with a … Continue reading

October 25, 2012 · Leave a comment


Designed the posters and blog for the Slamalamadingdong Presents Slamalamability! An All Abilities Poetry Slam!

October 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

The English Tapware Co.

The English Tapware Company imports and distributes the luxurious Perrin & Rowe, Acquello and Hawthorn Hill brands. It is a pleasure to work with them in developing all aspects of … Continue reading

September 6, 2012 · Leave a comment

Invitation design

Commissioned to create a contemporary dual baby shower & housewarming invitation, this was a quirky fun design to produce.  The clear hierarchy of information is reinforced with iconic visuals of baby and homely … Continue reading

August 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Bob Cider

Designed as a light refreshing and real cider with integrity for the young adult market, this cider taps into the consumer market as an sessionable alternative to beer. This project … Continue reading

August 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

Pisces Poster

I designed this poster to represent the Pisces star sign in a contemporary light. Whimsical, dreamy, caring and compassionate, the Pisces child is floating in the magical contained universe of … Continue reading

June 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

About Us

Anna Rees is Creative Director of In Residence & The English Tapware Company. Her practice incorporates the fields of photography, graphic design, sign writing and handicraft.

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