CDT Design and Radley Yeldar have designed a brand identity for London’s bid to host the 2011 World Skills competition. The event showcases vocational talent and a range of materials – including stationery, brochures, templates and banner stands – will launch over the next few months. The aim is to promote the bid in the run-up to the final vote in May, when a candidate city will be announced. London is currently up against Stockholm, Nantes and Melbourne. The Government is putting £11m behind the London bid, in an attempt to replicate the city’s successful Olympic bid last year.
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.