Following the success of its blue bottle design for Harveys Bristol Cream – a finalist in this year’s Design Business Association Design Effectiveness Awards – Blackburn’s has designed three more sherry brands for the client. The existing brands – Club Amontillado, Luncheon Dry and John Harvey Pale Cream – have been reinvented as Club Classic, Dune and Isis respectively. All have different shapes and finishes. Hayley Beale, marketing director at Allied Domecq Spirits and Wine UK, predicts: ‘The new designs will set the trend into the next century and generate interest among younger drinkers.’
Illustrator and designer Ben Tallon looks at how rising tuition fees are deterring budding creative students, and asks whether short courses could be just as valuable.
The organisation’s ongoing Design in the Public Sector programme will focus on addressing lifestyle issues such as smoking through prevention methods as part of a 16-week course.
The campaign has been branded by Cog Design and set up by two arts organisations, and aims to help artists and designers travel for work after the UK leaves the
The commercial property brand has been given a new visual identity by Pollitt & Partners, centred around a stripped back cornerstone symbol.