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Highlights from D&AD New Blood 2012

Yesterday I attended D&AD New Blood. Here are some of my favourite projects there.

Terrain Fold Maps by Laura Dummett, Bucks New University.

Fedrigoni Gemstones by Lun Yau, Nottingham Trent University.

The Poetry of History by Sarah Elizabeth Essex, Plymouth University.

Bree-a uish-ga Whisky by Ben Lambe, Staffordshire University.

Masters of Japanese Fashion Exhibition Branding by Adrienne BonDurant from the American InterContinental University, London.

American Airlines advert by Jack & Kelly.

May Day: Origins, Traditions & The Future book by Rebecca Penmore, University of West England.

Great Barrier Reef Quilling by Rebecca Clemson, Stafforshire University (image from article here).

Other notable projects:

Oh Abre Alas book by Lisiane Dressler, Norwich University College of the Arts.

RAF Museum Identity by Chris Cole.

Women at War 3D Paper by Gemma Richardson.


Design Bridge’s 2011 Student Award winners

Cathedral City cheese packaging by Micaela Swift.


Schwartz packaging by Dan Bloomfield.

ChildlineChildline logo by Christopher Page.

Fosters packaging by Ashley Janson.


2012 Call For Entries

Roundup: QR Codes

Commando Nerd P8tch, as previously blogged about here.

QRious‘, a wallpaper by Rollup.

Minecraft QR code by Snowman.

N-Building by Teradadesign and Qosmo.

SET Japan produce designer QR codes. This one features work by Louis Vuitton and Takashi Murakami.

QRapping Paper with links to over 50 festive videos

Edible QR Codes by NYC Resistor for Google Demo Slam

Sand QR Code by SINAP

Balloon QR Code for the New York Times

Roundup: Two New Cartoon Network Programmes (that have restored my faith in the channel…)


My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic is being touted as a guilty pleasure by many adults at the moment due its vastly different style to the previous look of the famous My Little Pony franchise. Great quality animation by Lauren Faust of The Powerpuff Girls and Foster’s Home For Imaginary Kids fame.



Sneak preview for The Amazing World of Gumball, which will begin in May this year.

Cartoon Network (USA)

Cartoon Network (UK)

Roundup: Highlights from The Dieline’s Top 100 Package Designs of 2010

Babees Honey by Ah&Oh

Business cards by Gitam BBDO.

Ciao Bella redesign by Taliford Mitchell.

Promotional calendar by Fedrigoni.

Moonstruck Chocolate by Sandstrom Partners.

View the full list here.

Roundup: Alzheimer’s awareness advertising

Two excellent ads for Alzheimer’s disease awareness as found via Copyranter:

Real erasers turned into USB sticks by Colenso BBDO.

‘Fortunately’ by Saatchi & Saatchi Paris.

Roundup: Advertising Products

Two quick examples found via Super Punch:

‘Stain by Numbers’ kit from Saatchi and Saatchi.

International Watch Co. miniature calendar by Jung Von Matt.