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Lucy Bourton

Lucy joined It’s Nice That as an editorial assistant in July 2016 and became a staff writer in October 2016. She graduated from Chelsea College of art with a degree in Graphic Design Communication and has previously worked at Rough Trade. Lucy is particularly interested in graphic design, typography and illustration. Contact her if you have a suggestion for the It’s Nice That Friday Mixtape.

  1. Its-nice-that-sophie-koko-gate-list-adult-swim Animation You know that great feeling of popping a spot? You'll get that from Sophie Koko Gate's new animation
  2. Lindabrownlee-greatyarmouth-photography-itsnicethat-03 Photography Linda Brownlee's warm portrait of British seaside town Great Yarmouth
  3. Fm_brodie Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: graphic designer Brodie Kaman's songs to get sweaty to
  4. Parat.cc-schauburg-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Parat.cc redesign youth theatre Schauburg's identity to engage any teen or toddler
  5. Scarysugar-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Scary Sugar showcases the women in creativity you should definitely be keeping an eye on
  6. Its-nice-that-eva-papamargariti-adobe-stock-3d-library-list Found in Adobe Stock Eva Papamargariti creates an artificial landscape made of Adobe Stock's organic 3D objects
  7. Pentagram-harrypearce-johnlewispartnership-johnlewis-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design “Authentic brands really deserve sensitivity”: Pentagram’s Harry Pearce talks through his rebrand of the John Lewis Partnership
  8. Celine-new-logo-graphic-design-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Celine redesigns logo in homage to its 1960s modernist design
  9. Tommyspitters-pinkopress-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Tommy Spitters launches Pinko Press showing how design can encourage ideas, rather than isolate them
  10. Arina_fmt Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: artist Arina Shabanova's R&B favourites to dance around the house to
  11. Cynthiakittler-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration A catch-up with the always brilliant Cynthia Kittler
  12. Jaimezuverza-ohsees-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design If you've seen a great gig poster in Austin, Jaime Zuverza probably designed it
  13. Simonhegerknuden-ball-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Simon Heger Knudsen photographically explores football's circumferential culture in Mozambique
  14. Ciaran Graphic Design Ciaran Birch is a graphic design student who found his feet in type design
  15. Inesalpha-digital-itsnicethat-list Digital “We need to de-dramatise beauty!”: meet 3D make-up artist Ines Alpha
  16. Lukeevans-secondnature-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Luke Evans triumphantly returns with mind blowing project, Second Nature
  17. Tatjanaprenzel-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Tatjana Prenzel's illustrated melancholic moments are textural triumphs
  18. Caitlin Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Caitlin McCarthy's mix of female fronted bangers
  19. Polyester-issueeight-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Ione Gamble takes us through her highlights of Polyester's latest issue
  20. Karlavoleau-holamiamoi-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography ECAL graduate Karla Hiraldo Voleau on voyeurism and the female gaze (some NSFW)
  21. Josephlebus-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-11 Graphic Design Joseph Lebus approaches graphic design from a language perspective by using typography as texture
  22. Orianafenwick-illustration-itsnicethat-list2 Illustration Oriana Fenwick's impossibly realistic illustrations of mundane objects
  23. Orchestra Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Grand Union Orchestra's founder curates us a mix on the theme of migration
  24. Studiofrith-lagrottaices-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Studio Frith designs Kitty Travers' La Grotta Ices into "a book you want to lick"
  25. Jiyekim-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Jiye Kim's latest illustrations shed light on the details of ordinary life
  26. Its-nice-that-the-graduates-nathan-cutler-photography-list The Graduates 2018 Photographer Nathan Cutler adds a softer tone to the conversation of masculinity
  27. Its-nice-that-the-graduates-luke-hoban-graphic-design-list The Graduates 2018 New Zealander Luke Hoban designs websites that not only have form and function, but flair
  28. Its-nice-that-the-graduates-adelia-lim-graphic-design-list The Graduates 2018 Meet Adelia Lim, a graphic designer not afraid to poke a little fun at the industry
  29. Its-nice-that-the-graduates-can-yang-graphic-design-list The Graduates 2018 Can Yang's graphic design style is deep-rooted in her Chinese heritage
  30. Higton Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Illustrator Adam Higton's mix of music for kids
  31. Junhyeokshin-art-itsnicethat-list Art RCA graduate Junhyeok Shin's blobby characters represent the internet's ugly tendencies
  32. 12b-pmgrotesque-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design 12b's new typeface is thoughtfully designed and full of tear-dropped charm
  33. Annaskeels-houses-houseandhedge-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Anna Skeels' uniquely beautiful and nostalgic drawings of British housing estates
  34. Its-nice-that-after-school-club-max-guther-list Miscellaneous A week at Eike König's female-led and thought-provoking After School Club
  35. Captured-tracks-friday-mixtape-itsnicethat Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Captured Tracks' founder Mike Sniper's mix of rarities that never made it
  36. Gregholland-mexico-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Greg Holland's photographic career spans from hardcore shows to shooting for NGO's
  37. Pentagram-abbottmiller-mahjongg-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Pentagram's Abbott Miller's book on the game of Mahjong gets a reissue
  38. Morgan-hill-murphy-photography-itsnicethat Photography Morgan Hill-Murphy's Italian summer: "a playground of incredible light and fantastic wrinkly old men"
  39. Potionpictures-loveisland2018-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design My typeface on paper: the makings of the Love Island logo
  40. Its_nice_that_adobe_stock_your_design_here_manshen_lo_list Found in Adobe Stock Your design here: a timeline exploring graphic design template trends
  41. Bexday-bodybuildersberlin-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Bex Day photographs the beaming smiles and fading tans of Berlin's bodybuilders
  42. Ryanshorosky-timemagazine-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography How commissioned jobs have expanded Ryan Shorosky's creative practice
  43. Bodenworld-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Meet Boden World, the multi-faceted student design studio, clothing brand and publisher
  44. Clay-hickson Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Clay Hickson's mix of songs he wishes he could capture in his work
  45. Sharifhamza-youngamericans-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Sharif Hamza on how he photographed young America's gun culture
  46. Its_nice_that_adobe_stock_last_night_anton_gudim_list Found in Adobe Stock Last night a stock image saved my life: four scenarios where stock imagery saves the day
  47. Ryanskelton-landswalloe-publication-itsnicethat-may_copy Publication Ryan Skelton presents a series of self portraits taken in, and reflecting, each month
  48. Tintedwindow-regularpractice-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Tinted Window dives into one person, place, or object to the point of obsession
  49. Sacha-beeley-animation-itsnicethat-list Animation Sacha Beeley makes toast, eggs and bacon sexy with her brilliant character design
  50. Badesaison-superframe-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design More envyingly good graphic design from Swiss studio Badesaison
  51. 180creativecamp-canal180-mediapartnership-events-itsnicethat-28 Events 180 Creative Camp: a week of making, chatting and exploring in the Portuguese countryside
  52. Caterina_ Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Caterina Bianchini's mix to listen to "In your pants! On the bus! Walking! Running!"
  53. Robinmellor-cliffrichard-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography “I’m a born again Cliff fan”: Photographer Robin Mellor on snapping avid Cliff Richard fans
  54. Kangheekim-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography KangHee Kim's images are as satisfying to create as they are to look at
  55. Nadineredlich-ihateyouyoujustdon'tknowityet-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration Nadine Redlich’s new book illustrates the moment you realise you actually hate your partner
  56. Dixonbaxi-homeofcycling-eurosport-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design DixonBaxi designs identity for Eurosports’ Grand Tour cycling coverage
  57. Oscarhudson-joyinpeople-film-itsnicethat-list Film Oscar Hudson’s new film uses docu-fiction to explore nationalism and football
  58. Marionjdanoff-leopard_nuit-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Marion Jdanoff explores the historical context of the world's big cats in Léopard = Nuit
  59. Nadiasharifcohen-yonodialuz-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Nadia Shira Cohen wins Getty Images and Women Photograph award and grant
  60. N-e-x-bureaumirkobosche-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Studios Bureau Mirko Borsche and Naranjo-Etxeberria collaborate on World Cup football scarf
  61. Lukeinsect-dali-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Graphic Design Luke Insect designs a "BMX break up album about teenage love and endless summers"
  62. Jamiehawkesworth-photography-and-sculptures-sculpture-itsnicethat-08 Sculpture Photographer Jamie Hawkesworth on expanding his creative practice to include sculpture
  63. Editorialmagazine-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Claire Milbrath shares her best bits of Editorial Magazine's new issue
  64. Suzannesaroff-fish-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Suzanne Saroff's meticulously arranged photographs alter perceptions
  65. Actualsource-shoplifters-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Need a guide to LA’s graphic design scene? Shoplifters’ new issue has got your back
  66. Mariaramos-picnic-illustration-itsnicethat-list Illustration María Ramos' illustrations turn picnic food into an assortment of cheeky characters
  67. Its-nice-that-caitlin-mccarthy_list Animation Meet Caitlin McCarthy and her cute (and sometimes gross) animations
  68. Moon-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication From magazine worshipper to publisher: a chat with Moon’s founder Verity Pemberton
  69. Chrisdorley-brown-anatolianpeoplescultura2010-thecorners-photography-itsnicethat-list Photography Chris Dorley-Brown’s sharp images of East London are actually made up of many multiple shots
  70. Jim-stoten Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Jim Stoten's soundtrack to his solo summer holiday
  71. Its_nice_that_elcaf_supermarket_sweep_list-img Illustration It's Nice That stages a Supermarket Sweep game show, but with illustrators
  72. Holliefernando-12--photography-itsnicethat Photography An exclusive look at Hollie Fernando's series documenting her brother's pre-teenage years
  73. Gorillaz Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Gorillaz's mix to listen to in a Fiat Punto
  74. Theroyalstudio-thatcouldbe-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-lidy Graphic Design The Royal Studio renames as Degrau to reflect its growing graphic design personality
  75. Alicetye-gilbertandgeorge-printedpages-illustration-itsnicethat-list Printed Pages How Alice Tye tackled the daunting task of painting a portrait of Gilbert and George
  76. Afterschoolclub-2018-events-graphicdesign-itsnicethat-list Events Eike König's 2018 After School Club will discuss gender equality within the design industry
  77. Jordy Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: the songs stuck in Jordy van den Nieuwendijk's head
  78. Viktorhachmang-fragments-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Landfill Editions show us a bunch of its brilliant new illustration titles
  79. 100clubstories-dittopress-publication-itsnicethat-list Publication Ditto publish 100 Club Stories in celebration of the iconic London venue
  80. Grads2018_4 The Graduates 2018 "Even if you cover a shit in glitter it’s still a shit": top creatives show us their CVs