Spring Is Here!

rx7 grip royal

The weather has finally warmed up enough for me to roll Rebel into the garage and get to work. I’ve been waiting all winter, collecting parts, making lists and plans, and now spring has finally arrived. It may only be 1 degree above freezing in Ontario, but that’s enough for me to throw on my …

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Winterbaru

2000 Subaru Impreza TS

Eight years ago I bought my first Subaru. Prior to that I drove two different Front Wheel Drive vehicles through our Canadian winters and well, it was alright. The first was a Pontiac Bonneville that got stuck everywhere but it was cheap and hilarious, but one winter was more than enough time spent in that …

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Just Do It

Lexa

I planned on taking Lexa to a racetrack to participate in a lapping day in 2018. When the weather went all wacky in December and they had a pop-up track day, a thought came into my brain. So I called my insurance to get Lexa road-legal for the day and made the trip down to …

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Never Give Up

Sometimes your project can be overwhelming and may seem like it will never be complete. I share some words about how it’s all worth the effort in the end over on the400project.com. Check it out here!

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Tyrunnosaurus Rex

We needed a t-shirt for a fun run we were doing in August so I whipped up this lil’ fella. The drawing was done in marker and then brought into photoshop where I coloured him. Then I brought the artwork into Illustrator for the text treatment and surrounding circle.

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Design By Hire is

Ben Cuppage

Ben Cuppage

From an early age, Ben has been gifted with a vivid imagination, which brought him into the creative field. Ben is currently the graphic designer at a brewpub and has worked in multiple mediums including web, illustrations, videography and photography. He has been running and operating an automotive culture website since 2012.

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