The Bauhaus and Me

I was extraordinarily lucky to be mentored by George Adams in my first year of studying Art and Design. This was a designer and artist who had studied at the Weimar Bauhaus under Walter Gropius in the early 1920s. Elements of his teachings are still in the forefront of my mind today, over fifty yearsContinue reading “The Bauhaus and Me”

I was born in black and white

I am a part of that post war, baby boom, privileged generation – except it wasn’t quite like that for everyone. Silver spoons from which to sup were few and far between in the suburban hinterland between North Kent and London. The most common weed on our pavements was wheat, still trying to break throughContinue reading “I was born in black and white”

Book design in Word

This is a long post, but it covers everything you need to change your original manuscript into a professional file for self-publication. All the stages are done as step-by-step guides. Follow the guides and it should all work out fine. A FEW BASIC TERMS The most important task in preparing your book is to makeContinue reading “Book design in Word”