Mary Lewis Moberly has a reputation for sheltering pregnant women. Shocked by the indifference, bordering on hostility, that pregnant staff face at some consultancies, Mary welcomes well-rounded staff with open arms. Is this benevolence or does Mary have more sinister plans? Word is that she has built a studio at her remote farm, with desk space for four. Is she about to breed a new strain of designer babies?
The branding features a strong, typographic logo based on the designer’s initials, and a “clashing” colour palette of beige and pink.
Last week, we wrote about a new retrospective on graphic designer Nigel Waymouth, whose psychedelic work graced the album covers of Pink Floyd and Jimi Hendrix during the 1960s. Now,
Illustrator and designer Ben Tallon looks at how rising tuition fees are deterring budding creative students, and asks whether short courses could be just as valuable.
The organisation’s ongoing Design in the Public Sector programme will focus on addressing lifestyle issues such as smoking through prevention methods as part of a 16-week course.