Spirit Design Consultants has created promotional material for Summer Swing at Kew 2004. The annual series of open-air picnic and firework concerts take place between 13-17 July in front of the Temperate House of the botanical gardens. Spirit conceived designs for the Web, promotional literature, posters, advertising, and programmes. Spirit director Paul Hooper says the group ‘wanted to create something that would instantly attract, engage and encompass all the aspects of the concerts in a colourful image’.
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