Royal Mail has released a postcard book, designed by Delaney Design Consultants, to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the post box. Called Post Boxes: A Celebration in Postcards, the book is billed as celebrating ‘the richness of an icon of community, communication and the Kingdom’. The book contains 25 reproductions of Post Office posters from the 1930s to the 1960s and the five new Pillar to Post stamps. Priced at £5.99, the book is available from www.royalmail.com.
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.