‘We feel that the only way for design and designers to progress in this rapidly changing world of graphic design is to discuss and debate design issues.’ So say Ricky Sampson and Scott Denton-Cardew in the first issue of a new magazine, Shift, which they designed and edited. Both graduate from Ravensbourne College of Design & Communication this month and vow to continue publishing further issues of Shift. Sampson, whose father is MPL chairman Peter Sampson, says some bookshops are considering stocking the magazine. Copies can be obtained by contacting Ricky Sampson at 288a Court Road, Mottingham, London SE9 4TU.
As we approach the most wonderful time of the year, we ask creative directors what gift someone should buy a designer for Christmas.
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Send us photos of your offices decorated for Christmas, and we’ll be publishing a selection of the best ones next week.
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