The new set of stamps to commemorate the life of Diana, Princess of Wales, has been designed by Royal Mail design director Barry Robinson. The set of five 26p stamps shows photographs of the Princess by Lord Snowdon, John Stillwell, Tim Graham and Terence Donovan. The special issue is expected to raise several million pounds for the Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fund. It goes on sale from 3 February. A set of heraldic commemorative stamps, entitled The Queen’s Beasts and created by independent designer Jeffrey Matthews, will also be issued by Royal Mail next month.
A set of six stamps have been released to mark the 250th birthday of the Royal Academy of the Arts, and have been designed by renowned artists.
Earth is a kit made up of a model globe and smartphone app that uses augmented reality and artificial intelligence to teach people about the history of the world.
The design studio has created an abstract logo of a bridge reflected on water to represent the charity, which looks to protect and maintain England and Wales’ waterways.
A show at the Lettering Arts Centre in Suffolk will delve into the art of alphabets, tracing the history of communication design from ancient symbols to the sophisticated systems we