Brighton-based Red Design has created artwork for compilation album Another Fine Mess by FC Kahuna for Azuli Records/Whoa Music. The album is the first in a series of four to be designed by the group. Both the tunes and art direction aim to capture ‘the energy and eclectic musical styles of an impromptu house party round your mate’s house’, says Red Design founder Ed Templeton. The concept for all four compilations is based on ‘a simple visual joke which would lose its appeal if explained’ and aims to capture the ‘raucous nature of a good night out’, he adds. Another Fine Mess was released last week.
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.