Freelance designer Leigh Smiler and character developer Strictly Kev have jointly developed the album sleeve for the latest vinyl release from Fink, on the Ninja Tune label. The character on the sleeve is based on the comic Milk and Cheese by Evan Dorkin, an influence on Fink. ‘The crayon, childlike elements’ of the cover were designed to reflect the musical contents of the album, says Smiler.
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.