…I was just a young designer and we had an illustration project to design our ‘future CV’ – how we’d think our life will pan out. At the end of mine I had moved to New Zealand and owned a vineyard. This illustration for South African winery Helderberg Wijnmakerij reminds of the woodcut I produced but is, y’know, not as good.
See for yourself, those little pigs are mind-blowing…
We, Grogger, would like to announce our solidarity with our antipodean heroes ‘Groggle’ who have taken on the might of Google and refused to back down. (That is, until Google gave them a load of dosh and they changed their name to Drinkle.)
Very cool letter-based labels for Budgens and Londis wines designed by Harry Pearce and his team at Pentagram. Every bugger loves a big, chunky letterpress letter and we’re no exception. An excellent gift for design professionals and winos with poor eyesight – much the same thing.
Whilst trying to find a suitable photo of top wine writer Jancis Robinson OBE MW in order to illustrate this link to an interesting article where she interviews adman-turned-winemaker John Hegarty (of Bartle Bogle Hegarty fame), we stumbled across this distressing image: