Tony Blair decided back in March that people aged between 50 and 65 should stop nagging their offspring about settling down, getting pensions and sorting out their lives and do something more useful instead. Hence the launch last week of the Experience Corps, designed to encourage this mature, wise age-group to offer their ‘experience’ to the local community. Saatchi & Saatchi created the ‘square peg in a square hole’ identity, illustrating how Experience Corps matches people to the right work. Steel Design has created the website, www.experiencecorps.co.uk. Expect to be turned away at clubs by ‘experienced’ bouncers in the near future, then.
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.