The paths of designers and trainspotters are forever crossing these days, as Impact Design and Marketing in Somerset will vouch. Marketing director Richard Oliver says modelmaking fans are already replicating a new identity Impact has applied to a Class 59 locomotive which is yet to enter full service. But perhaps the group is partly responsible, as it made the first model to present to the client, Deutsche Bahn. “These things can become collectors items,” notes Oliver.
As part of our series on design in 2019, Rosy Greenlees OBE, executive director of the Crafts Council, looks at what will happen in furniture design over the next 12
Etienne Bardelli has created the graphics for a Chevrolet Impala and Volkswagen camper van, which move around the vast country collecting local people’s experiences to be shared online.
As part of our series on design in 2019, Katie Cadwallader, senior designer at Supple Studio, looks at what will happen in packaging design over the next 12 months.
The three-day design festival’s campaign for this year has been designed by Village Green and focuses on an eclectic range of colourful shapes rather than the pencil icon best associated