Parker’s new Frontier collection of pens is designed by Hollington and made from materials such as translucent plastics and matt stainless steel with tactile coatings. The range, priced from about 12, comprises a fountain pen, roller ball, ball pen and pencil, and is designed ‘to meet the needs of heavy users’, says group founder Geoff Hollington. They will be available globally from the end of May.
Some of the most inspiring projects from the month include heat-reactive stamps with a hidden message and a mycelium “living coffin”.
The deep red colour is called Period, and has been launched in partnership with Swedish menstrual care brand Intimina.
From sticking to different building blocks, to reserving the right to say no, we talk to illustrators with unique styles to find out how they work in different commercial contexts.
Kahleen Crawford Casting has worked with a wide range of directors, with recent highlights including I Hate Suzie and His Dark Materials.