Tag graphic design

Dave Storey Trio: Bosco

The latest release from Impossible Ark Records is the debut album by the Dave Storey Trio and is called Bosco. The vinyl features an incredible painting by Victor Pasmore entitled ‘The Rivers Edge’ and although not a gatefold I think it deserves to be seen it its full width glory. The image is used with permission […]

The William Morris Society Magazine

The latest issue of The William Morris Society Magazine is out and I think the cover looks superb. It features a John Ruskin watercolour (after JMW Turner) from 1855 and is a fitting finale for the outgoing editor, Susan Warlow, whose last issue this is.

Pinnacle: issue 6

Issue 6 of the CCT members’ magazine Pinnacle has gone to print. This issue is a Sunderland Special highlighting the transformation of Holy Trinity, Sunderland, into the Canny Space.

SPAB: The List

The Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings (SPAB) has just published the first edition of The List, the print companion to the SPAB online Property List. It is planned to be an annual publication. Cover and sample spreads shown below.

Nostalgia 77: Fifteen

‘Fifteen’ celebrates the work of Ben Lamdin – the musical maverick behind the Nostalgia 77 guise – with an eclectic compilation of tracks spanning fifteen years of jazz, blues, funk, downtempo, soul and psychedelia. Handpicked by Nostalgia 77 and Tru Thoughts, this retrospective showcases the best recordings and remixes from the respected producer, composer, songwriter […]

The William Morris Society Magazine

The latest issue of The William Morris Society Magazine (the Spring 2018 issue) has just gone to print so now seemed like an opportune time to show some examples of spreads in the first seven issues we have designed…

The Victorian: celebrating 60 years

The Victorian Society is celebrating its 60th year and to commemorate that fact The Victorian magazine has a special cover this issue showing the sadly lost Euston Arch. The painting, entitled ‘The Doric Arch’, is by Barbara Jones and comes from the Victoria & Albert Museum.

Sneak preview: Fifteen

Sneak preview of the artwork for the forthcoming Nostalgia 77 album ‘Fifteen’. It’s a vinyl-only release and will be out on Tru Thoughts in 2018. In days gone by I would have got this proof as a hard copy and I used to love that process. These days the proofs are mostly supplied as pdfs […]

Pinnacle: issue 4

The latest issue of Pinnacle magazine features a wonderful cover image of medieval stained glass, taken at St Mary’s, Battlefield, Shropshire.

The Professional Gardener

The Professional Gardener magazine (the quarterly journal of the Professional Gardeners’ Guild) has recently undergone a redesign and the first two covers since are shown below.