As beatnik author and acid cosmonaut Ken Kesey used to say, you’re either on the bus or you’re nowhere at this year’s 100% Design event. So Channel 4 and Jam are doing their bit for public transport next week (26-29 September). Intrepid guest conductors including Mr Ubiquity Wayne Hemingway, clockwork radio boffin Trevor Bayliss and TV personality architects Charlie Luxton and Naomi Cleaver will be leading bus tours of the capital’s creative highlights. Those seeking to expand their design consciousness should call 020 8271 2162 for a ticket. If that isn’t thrilling enough, Channel 4 is filming it all for potential broadcast. Passengers be warned, you could get yourself on the telly.
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.