Duncan Shotton - Product Designer in Tokyo

Duncan Shotton

I'm a product designer in Tokyo

I speak English and Japanese

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About me

My mission is to create products that engage users emotionally, promote happiness and ensure people love what they’re doing, wherever they are and whoever they're there with.
My work covers product, packaging, graphic and user interface design.

(profile photo by http://michaelholmesphoto.com)

My Creations

  1. Printable Gift Wrap

    8 December 2016

    A seasonal mini-project (that took ages!).
    🎄🎄🎄
    Now available as cheap, instant downloads here : https://dshott.etsy.com
    Keep it minimal.

  2. Soy Shape

    6 August 2016

    Soy sauce dipping dishes that take advantage of the natural colour gradation of soy sauce to give the illusion of three-dimensional shapes once filled. Made in Japan.

    Funding on kickstarter until 16th of August : https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/duncanshotton/soy-shape

  3. Soy Story

    10 November 2016

    The story of how "Soy Shape's" come to be
    Filmed with the craftsmen and craftswomen of Gifu, Japan in Toki city, and at our studio in Tokes.
    more info : http://dshott.co.uk/soy

    We had initially hoped to produce what has become the limited-edition “slide-box” as the standard packaging for all Soy... continue reading (0, 0 images)

  4. Plate-Plate

    30 June 2015

    Range of plates printed with a playful image of a plate, knife and fork.
    Designed for EntreX Inc., (Japan)
    More info : http://dshott.co.uk/plate-plate

  5. #NiceCardCase

    6 April 2016

    Add a touch of magic to meeting new people.
    (Short video showing all types of #NiceCardCase in action.)

    more info : http://dshott.co.uk/nice

  6. Remote control pop-up shop

    6 November 2015

    World's tiniest shop (probably), on wheels. Popped-up for a single day in Harajuku in 2014.
    More info : http://dshott.co.uk/rc-shop

  7. Rainbow Pencils

    30 June 2015

    Made from recycled paper, rainbow pencils let you create beautiful paper rainbows when you sharpen them. Kickstarted in 2013.
    More info : http://dshott.co.uk/rainbow