Among the goodies waiting for me under the Christmas tree this year were two pairs of decidedly retro underpants.
I’m pretty sure this has never happened to me before, and it’s unlikely to happen again.
Last Thursday evening, Jim took to the stage at the Vibe Bar in London’s Brick Lane as part of a D&AD ‘Sharp’ner’ event titled ‘Pads, Pens and Yellow Pencils’.
Yes, we’ve won our first Grand Prix.
Our self-promotional monkey posters were judged to be toppermost banana at the Cream of Yorkshire Awards, held at the Mint in Leeds last Thursday.
I’ve had a week or so to digest this year’s 26 Speech ‘The Art of Writing with Howard Jacobson’ at the British Library.
Another interesting job with Cubic, this time for lighting manufacturers Abacus.
Many thanks to Elmwood Design for inviting Jim to the Fresh Awards in Manchester last week.
A quick word about last week’s wonderful Vintage at Goodwood, before it becomes a passing footnote.
totalcontent thoroughly enjoyed its first experience working with London design agency Felt.
Picked up this CD by the Black Keys the other week, and the rather self-conscious cover art seemed curiously familiar.