About

I help small businesses and creative entrepreneurs STAND OUT by offering high quality branding, print + digital design solutions.

ELLIE RUSSELL / Founder & Freelance Graphic Designer

Ellie is a country gal based in upper North West NSW Australia with a bachelor degree in Graphic Design. With a passion for creating, particularly in the realms of print design, Ellie launched The Darling Design Co in 2014 to offer branding, print and digital design services to small businesses and startups. 

With a belief that any one can have a fulfilling and successful business regardless of their location (even in the Aussie outback) Ellie works with both regional and city-based clients to brand business that truly reflect who they are and what they do.

Ellie is incredibly passionate about promoting life in regional Australia and in 2016 she launched the first and only niche lifestyle publication dedicated to celebrating the far western region of NSW Australia called Far West Living Magazine. The first issue was met with incredible enthusiasm from not only locals of the region but also the wider Australian public with copies sold to readers in every state of Australia.  The publication is released quarterly and is available to purchase online or at selected retailers


As well as branding services The Darling Design Co is a place where creatives can connect and learn about all things freelancer life, small business and branding via the blog.  Through helpful small business tips and advice, TDDC blog aims to empower other creative entrepreneurs and solopreneurs through the startup phase of their business.


Keen to work together?  Head here to say hello.