Making Shapes is a design and art studio founded by John Fogarty, also known as Josh, in 2021. With a background in Graphic Design, Visual Communications and Digital Sculpture + Modelling, John has collaborated with a range of clients including St. Michael’s House, Begley and Bowie, Foxrock Fintech and Nabi. He has also had the pleasure of designing work for Square Pegs, FIA RUA and Lily Sessions, an open mic night located in Clane, Co.Kildare.

In addition to his design work, John has recently become a member of the Leinster Printmaking Studio, where he is exploring different styles of etching, including photo-etching. His artwork was featured in an exhibition at the Grá Collective Art Gallery in 2022-2023.



Institute of Art, Design + Technology

20ECTS Certificate (Level 9) Digital Sculpting + Modelling


National College of Art and Design

BDes (hons) Visual Communication, First Class Honours.


Ballyfermot College of Further Education

Higher National Diploma in Graphic Design


Phone: + 353 85 724 3210
Email: hello@makingshapes.ie
Address: Clane, co.kildare, ireland