CAD on the run: Mutoh has released a 6in by 8in portable digitising tablet with 2540 ppi resolution and 0.25mm accuracy called the Kurta XGT-0608. It’s a serial device which includes Wintab-compliant drivers supported by most CAD applications and comes with a four button cordless cursor and a cordless pressure pen. There’s screen and tablet scaling and VisualTablet software which, it’s claimed, means you don’t have to look down from the screen to pick the appropriate template. Ring Mutoh UK on 01295 252 552 for details.
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.