by Susie Wright


Swooping hawks, geometrically-feathered chickens and glassy-eyed owls will all inhabit the London gallery Art Work Space at the end of May for an exhibition featuring Fran Giffard, Izzie Klingels, Ella Johnston and Susie Wright. The four female artists have come together to create exhibition Menagerie, which will run at the London gallery between 23 May […]

Tresset’s residency at the JWT Innovation Lab in London

Robots that draw

Perhaps 2001: A Space Odyssey’s Hal would have been a lot happier if he’d had a chance to draw as part of Stanley Kubrick’s film. Coming to London’s Tenderpixel Gallery next month is an intriguing exhibition featuring one lucky such robot, who has been given the opportunity by its creator, Goldsmiths researcher Patrick Tresset, to […]

Parker Williams

Parker Williams cultivates new look for Miracle-Gro

Parker Williams has been appointed to redesign the packaging for The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company’s flagship brand, also called Miracle-Gro. The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company is the world’s largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products. Its Miracle-Gro brand contains a range of lawn care products such as plant food, weed-killers and specialist soils. The Scotts […]


The new Ella’s

Blue Marlin has created packaging for organic children’s and baby food brand Ella’s Kitchen. Blue Marlin global chief executive Andrew Eyles says, ’The original design was very close to the founder’s heart. Our new look is bold and impactful; it strengthens the branding.’


Chilli gets the cream

Leeds-based consultancy Chilli UK has designed new packaging for Kelly’s of Cornwall Clotted Cream ice-cream. The new packaging depicts the Cornish coastline, and aims to better differentiate the flavours in the range, as well as introduce the new Clotted Cream & Blackcurrants flavour. It will begin to roll out at the end of the month.


Scidox film-makers site by Baigent Digital

Baigent Digital has created a new brand and website for Scidox, a community of film-makers and scientists who make science documentaries. The consultancy was appointed in October 2010 and briefed to create a brand that was simple, conveyed a sense of authority and quality, and had an ’institution feel’ to it, similar to the branding […]


Canon Europe adds Stocks Taylor Benson to its design roster

Leicestershire-based consultancy Stocks Taylor Benson is working on packaging design projects for Canon Europe, having been appointed to the company’s marketing communications agency roster. The consultancy was brought on to the roster in March and it says it is currently working with Canon Europe’s marketing team on localised packaging design projects for a number of […]

Touchpoint - Press 81

Press 81 cider bottle glows with Touchpoint branding

Manchester-based consultancy Touchpoint has created branding and packaging for new premium cider brand Press 81. The new bottles will change colour to indicate when the cider is cold enough to drink (before and after pictured). The consultancy was appointed to the work in January by client Aston Manor Brewery, having carried out previous projects for […]


Events industry marketing body Face Time in good Form with new campaign graphics

Form has worked with Face Time, the marketing body representing the live events industry, to create a desktop guide, ads, and a moving-image piece for events exhibitors and organisers. Form initially branded Face Time when it launched last year, following a credentials pitch. The guide uses the results of eye-tracking studies carried out by research […]


Ampersand conference to explore online typography use

Next month Brighton will host the first Ampersand Web typography conference, which aims to bring together browser providers, and type and Web designers to discuss the rapid developments in typography for the Web that have occurred in the past few years. Speakers at the conference, which will be held on 17 June, include Dalton Maag […]


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Silk Pearce has created a campaign for Paper Co to promote its 9 Lives range of recycled papers and boards.

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