: If you fancy a bit of fun, log on to Cartoon Network’s website, newly revamped by Deepend Design from the original site created by London multimedia specialist Syzygy to show as many cartoon characters as possible. The new site features more games than the previous incarnation and surfers can download sounds and movie clips. Visitors to the site are also invited to submit sketches for a fun adventure to the Oppor-toon-ityz contest, the best of which will premiere as an on-line cartoon in June. Other sections include Animate your world which describes how cartoons are made. Check it out on www.cartoon-network.co.uk
This month, head to Manchester for a city-wide design extravaganza, delve into the world of Roald Dahl and read all about the history of graphic design.
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As World Mental Health Day takes place this week, we speak to designers, freelance creatives and illustrators about their experiences of mental illness or issues, and ask
News organisation the Guardian has relaunched its weekly paper, transforming it into a magazine in a bid to engage readers all over the world and highlight its “in-depth journalism”.