Charles Ryder

Websites | Print | Design

Bespoke website, print and information design for artists, musicians and arts organisations.

engraving of the aldobrandini wedding, classical fresco with eight figures arranged in a frieze

Recent projects

Websites for Tim Hendy Pianos, Calum Storrie, Paul Reeves, Julie Marino, Paul Willams, and Crispin Merrell

Tim Hendy Pianos Ltd.

Framework upgrade and redesign for Southwest London’s leading independent piano technician.

front page for Calum Storrie with architectural magic-realist drawing, text, and six exhibition design thumbnail photos

Visit Tim Hendy Pianos Ltd.

Calum Storrie

A recently updated home page for exhibition and museum designer Calum Storrie. Includes feature drawing, nine modal popups for detailed content, and multiple image files fast loading on phones, tablets, laptops and desktops. The Archive of Calum’s previous site is also accessible from this new front page.

front page for Calum Storrie with architectural magic-realist drawing, text, and six exhibition design thumbnail photos

Visit Calum’s site

Paul Reeves Music

A long-scrolling, one-page poster site featuring some of advertising’s most memorable tunes, composed and produced by Paul Reeves. The site includes embedded videos and streaming players for Apple Music, SoundCloud and Spotify.

home page with dark background, light typography and image of Paul Reeves conducting

Visit Paul Reeves Music

Julie Marino

Julie and I decided to create a small, adventurous site to showcase her character sketches, stories and plays. The site features generous use of big background images and custom typography.

Julie Marino home page with caravanserai background image

Visit Julie’s site

Paul Williams Music

Paul encouraged me to be creative with his new poster site. I’ve always liked charcoal grey as a basis; the rest of the palette evokes the R(ed)G(reen)B(lue) spectrum that lights up all of our devices.

 Paul Williams Music website, charcoal grey colur scheme with red highlights

Visit Paul Williams Music

Crispin Merrell

Composer Crispin Merrell’s new three-page site with embedded videos featuring his inventive music for film and television.

Crispin Merrell home page with orchestra background image

Visit Crispin’s site


I’ve retired my full website archive in favour of new responsive versions of three favourites.

Coming Soon

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