Royal Mail is issuing a set of stamps celebrating the 100th anniversary of the submarine service. Designed by Dick Davis, the set features four boats, highlighting the development of the Royal Navy’s Submarine Service throughout the 20th century. Issued on 10 April, the stamps coincide with the start of a series of celebratory events.
The branding features a strong, typographic logo based on the designer’s initials, and a “clashing” colour palette of beige and pink.
Last week, we wrote about a new retrospective on graphic designer Nigel Waymouth, whose psychedelic work graced the album covers of Pink Floyd and Jimi Hendrix during the 1960s. Now,
Illustrator and designer Ben Tallon looks at how rising tuition fees are deterring budding creative students, and asks whether short courses could be just as valuable.
The organisation’s ongoing Design in the Public Sector programme will focus on addressing lifestyle issues such as smoking through prevention methods as part of a 16-week course.