Diary of news and visual gossip from the studio and beyond


21st March 2014

Nicola’s been here for just over a week. She’s already settled in brilliantly and is making… more


20th March 2012

Michael and Mike had to dress like Oompa Loompas as they visited the nearly completed site… more


19th March 2012

This is Dan Bown (no jokes about the Illuminati please). Today is his first day with… more


16th March 2012

Nicola, our new Studio Manager, has been with us for four days. She’s already made a… more


15th March 2012

Michael’s been to the magnificent Guildhall for this year’s Commonwealth Lecture by the author Chimamanda Ngozi… more


14th March 2012

Tonight’s Cog Night was canceled (Michael got the date wrong) so we went down the pub… more


13th March 2012

Michael and John have been to ISM to present ideas and wish David Smith well for… more


12th March 2012

Michael was at the Commonwealth Observance at Westminster Abbey, safely distanced from the Queen and Prince… more


9th March 2012

We’re preparing for the arrival of our new Studio Manager. Michael’s been setting up a Mac… more


8th March 2012

Long days in the studio, and tea rounds into the evening, mean extra deliveries from the… more


7th March 2012

There was an oppressive mood in the studio, this afternoon, as these storm clouds rolled in… more


6th March 2012

Michael spent the afternoon at the Commonwealth Foundation. Photography wasn’t encouraged. more


5th March 2012

The Beaney B is dominating our days while we work on their signage and wayfinding system. more


2nd March 2012

It’s our slightly delayed February Cog Night. Illuminate, a celebration of illustration at British Library. more


1st March 2012

Michael’s been to Cambridge. Even after an hour’s train trip he still found some of our… more