Designing & wrestling with technology

Last updated 10.6.24

Testbed is the creative practise of Rob Peart. Focussed on grappling with the expressive and creative qualities of technology, and cultivating a fertile creative compost in which to grow ideas.

In progress:

Sharing my list of tools over onTestbed Tools

Website refresh forBluefuse Systems

Design system forInventor-E

Product design forStoneX


Website design & build forSize Group

Website design & build forWork Less Ordinary

Website design & build forSavea

Generative design development forSavea

Interaction design system forUltraleap

Interactive campaign forDesperados


Explorations that occasionally work their way into commercial projects. Currently exploring Three.js and associated helper libraries.

Three.js refraction testOrchid

Three.js refraction testBubble

Three.js refraction testText

Three.js refraction testOutlined Text


Why Design is Not Problem Solving forAIGA

Automation Threatens to Make Graphic Designers Obselete forAIGA

Neural Nets, Graphic Design & Death Metal forTestbed

Friends & Collaborators:

Testbed logo byYee Poon

Strategic thinkingJulian Ellerby

Art, ideas & concept developmentHarry Grundy

Freelance designHayley Watchorn

Brand designSupple Studio

Project managementAshley McMahon

Webflow developmentVerity Onions

Brand designCutler & Goddard

IllustrationGordon Armstrong

IllustrationGiles Macleay


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