Italian design consultancy Pininfarina, best known for styling Ferrari’s road cars, has designed a watch for Casio’s G-Shock brand. The G-Cool Type 1 is being billed as ‘the ultimate watch for the design enthusiast’. It will be available from December, priced at around £120. The watch features a stainless steel finish and the strap has a cable skeleton, inspired by automotive brake cables, to give it a tough and durable appearance. It is waterproof to a depth of 200m and has five different alarm settings. A world time facility tells the time in 27 cities.
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.