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05:00 PM - 23 Apr 17
Congratulations #BillHope - HIGH ART 2017 BEST OVERALL WINNER for #BlobTower@naturalcannabis #artist #awardtwitter.com/i/web/status/8…
02:00 PM - 23 Apr 17
How #retailers can harness the power of personalisation - A great article featuring @Helen_Wetpainttwitter.com/i/web/status/8…
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@liams_art lets his paintings sit on a stark white surround for a great deal of impact #artist #architecture #styletwitter.com/i/web/status/8…
11:00 AM - 23 Apr 17
A self-initiated project by @hannahDdesigns for her Wild Animal Collection – ‘A Lion Extravaganza’ – beautifully de… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
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@liams_art lets his paintings sit on a stark white surround for a great deal of impact #artist #architecture #styletwitter.com/i/web/status/8…
08:00 AM - 23 Apr 17
SantaFe : A delightful map illustrated by @jg_illustration for Denver city's @5280Magazine #patterns #maptwitter.com/i/web/status/8…
02:30 PM - 21 Apr 17
Here's a gorgeous illustration by @missledster inspired by Victorian Royal blue interior stripes, the freedom, colo… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
01:30 PM - 21 Apr 17
Neither cartoony nor serious @liams_art work includes character elements as required #artist #architecture #arttwitter.com/i/web/status/8…
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11:05 AM - 21 Apr 17
RT @Stock_Artworks: Your daily dose of affordable and original #stockillustrations. See more of Christopher Corr's work: https://t.co/c8olq…
09:00 AM - 21 Apr 17
Neither cartoony nor serious @liams_art work includes character elements as required #artist #architecture #arttwitter.com/i/web/status/8…
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RT @Stock_Artworks: stockillustrations - sports by david chestnutt conta.cc/2pRm5SB
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03:30 PM - 20 Apr 17
Early Pregnancy Failure: This month's cover illustration for @ContempOBGYNby @DNAillustration #pregnancytwitter.com/i/web/status/8…
01:30 PM - 20 Apr 17
@liams_art architectural and lifestyle illustrations showcase his technical brilliance #artist #architecture #worktwitter.com/i/web/status/8…
12:30 PM - 20 Apr 17
@lightgreyartlab (a cool gallery that features a lot of illustration work) #interviews NYC-based artist @jovielletytwitter.com/i/web/status/8…
09:30 AM - 20 Apr 17
A cool woman from Williamsburg - a piece by #IratxeLopezdeMunain from her live drawing project in New York City… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
08:30 AM - 20 Apr 17
@liams_art architectural and lifestyle illustrations showcase his technical brilliance #artist #architecture #worktwitter.com/i/web/status/8…
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RT @Stock_Artworks: Your daily dose of affordable and original #stockillustrations. See more of Ella Tjader's work: ow.ly/Ode730aYvxN
08:30 AM - 19 Apr 17
Eye-catching artwork by the unique @pencilrobot for an article on #ActivityTrackers for @UMassAmherst #Editorialtwitter.com/i/web/status/8…

Back to School with M&S

above and below - 'Our Innovations' animations

below - Gail's work in progress and tools for the job

Gail Armstrong completes a mammoth papersculpture 'Back to School' campaign for Marks & Spencer.

The commission with AKQA was completed in several stages, each to build different phases of the project for the Marks and Spencer website. The first was to supply a kit of parts including a variety of paper planes, white versions of a variety of uniform items and the main title image for Inventors Wanted - an invitation to kids to submit their own ideas and innovations for school uniforms and the chance to win a trip to Kennedy Space Centre for the most imaginative. The second phase was imagery for the different sections in the Back to School area of the M&S website, firstly to help the viewer put together the perfect uniform for a pupil's needs and also a Bitesize Ideas page with help and suggestions for healthy snacks and meals. Finally Gail illustrated the 33 Smart Innovations icons - this part of the site also hosts the final phase of the project - two animations inspired by two of the innovations - Adjust-a-hem trousers and Stainaway Shirts. Working closely with Art Director Steven Leong and animator Peter Menich, Gail says of the rewarding commission "It was a challenging, intense and thoroughly enjoyable project to work on from start to finish."  

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