A new animation festival launches this month, backed and hosted by Light House Media Centre and Wolverhampton Art Gallery. From 22-23 October, Flip brings together leading animation groups from the West Midlands to provide talks and sessions on working in the sector and to showcase their work (pictured, Slaughterhouse by The CharacterShop). The event culminates in a screening of the Best of the British Animation Awards on 23 October.
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.