JK Rowling has designed, illustrated and hand-written seven editions of the Tales of Beedle the Bard, a Harry Potter spin-off. Rowling worked with Edinburgh jeweller Hamilton & Inches on the publishing project. The leather covers feature silver bindings and semi-precious stones, a different type for each of the copies. The moonstone-inlaid copy is to be auctioned for charity.
From books and talks to the virtual version of a blockbuster exhibition, there’s plenty to see and do in the lead-up to Christmas.
The new twice-annual journal of film and visual culture takes some aesthetic cues from academia, while flipping others completely, according to its designer.
Whether you want to furnish the design lover in your life’s home, or encourage your studio Secret Santa to eat bugs, we’ve got you covered.
Research into the UK’s craft economy from UCA highlights economic growth and a rise in online opportunities but also gaps in support for makers.