There is still no word on the replacement of either Design Council chairman John Sorrell or Design Council design and communications director Sean Blair. Sorrell, due to step down at the end of last year, accepted an invitation to stay in office until the end of March, while Blair left late last year to launch a virtual consultancy. A Design Council spokesman says: ‘There are a number of names in the frame’ for the chairmanship, but nobody certain at this stage.
Announced at this year’s Adobe Max conference, designers and illustrators will be able to use the image editing and design software on a touchscreen device in 2019.
Adobe’s latest piece of software enables designers, illustrators and artists to create lifelike oil and watercolour paintings on-screen using their stylus as a paintbrush, and also allows them to delete
Familiar symbols of music production such as play, pause and fast-forward were used alongside photographs of current students to create an “active” look.
The galleries in Great Missenden explore the life of the children’s author, who lived in the village – an inspiration for many stories – for 36 years.