Homeware retailer Heal’s is to launch two products – Rock Galpin’s Lobo lounger (pictured) and Peter Ayres’ Lotus pendant light – at 100% Design next month. Heal’s briefed Galpin to create a classic easy chair, while Ayres was asked to design a ‘playful’ chandelier. The Lobo chair is upholstered in either leather or a choice of fabrics and Ayres’ light is created from a single sheet of polypropylene. Both products were commissioned as part of the Hidden Art Design and Manufacture project, which invites retailers and manufacturers to commission work from London designers.
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.