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.’
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.