Thirty graphic designers, including Julian House, Tom Hingston, Graphic Thought Facility, Foundation 33, Mason Wells, Eine and Robert del Naja, have taken part in a poster-art project, Ilikeprinting, organised by Artomatic. The aim of the project is to celebrate the culture of printed graphics and each designer was invited to use a variety of materials to create a distinctive and desirable image. Original A2 screenprints, priced at £55, will be available in limited editions at Artomatic’s store, on its website, www.artomatic.co.uk, and at its Selfridges concession from 15 May to 15 July.
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.