Girling Design Philosophy & Team

Our mission

To make our client’s earn more money and provide ethical and inspiring design services. We provide graphic design and brand management services. We are different because we can draw well with a pencil and can cut up a graphic on a computer with the best of them.

This helps you because we can draw things in our meetings and solve problems right in front of you to help further define the brief.

Core goals

  • Help support our clients to prosper
  • Provide a flexible working relationship
  • Guide the design process
  • Maintain the highest level of design
  • Deliver on timelines

Our experience

  • 20 years professional qualified graphic design.
  • Corporate identity design and development.
  • Branding design including packaging and signage.
  • Website design and development.
  • Design planning and strategic consultation.

Our Team


Mara Girling
D. +61 3 9008 4458

B.A. Graphic Design

Background: Mara has previously worked in the head office as a Senior Graphic Designer at Country Road and has enjoyed her past experiences working at high profile boutique design agencies and developing product lines and identity development for Girling Design clients. Mara heads the Australian designer brand Printspace® owned by Girling Design.

Approach: Keep it Simple
Attributes: Diplomatic

Nick Girling
Creative Director
D. +61 3 9008 4456

B.A. Graphic Design

Over 20 years, Nick has had experience working at a number of branding, design and advertising agencies around Melbourne. He has worked on campaigns for; Myer, Ford, Shrine of Remembrance, The Good Guys, Knox City council, High Schools and Corporates. He has experience with both service and retail businesses. Nick is a designer, exhibiting artist and soccer coach.

Approach: Practical + Creative
Attributes: Loyal and dedicated