Students. Don’t ya just love ’em? Lucky O’Brien (aka Gerard Locke) – hang on, shouldn’t that be the other way round? – sent us a letter explaining how he’s circulating flyers (pictured) to ‘cool magazines’ (who’s he trying to kid?) to promote his work. ‘I am trying to buck the trend of slick design right now and bring some angst and, I guess, PUNK notions into graphic design,’ he muses – the leading of his typescript so bunched it’s practically illegible. ‘Yeah, yeah, yeah,’ we yawned. If that floats your boat, you can get Lucky on 07732 800217.
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.