13 January 2011

Eat, drink and be merry

The King James Bible Trust year of celebration was officially launched at the Banqueting House late last year, at a reception attended by HRH the Duke of Edinburgh and Sharon Clampin of Howdy. Howdy had designed posters, display panels, bags and brochures for the event. A video of the event can be viewed here.

A leopard cannot change its spots

The King James Bible Trust was established in 2008. Howdy were commissioned in mid 2010 to redesign the logo.

Nothing new under the sun

The logo is based on a piece of Jacobean fretwork from Hatfield House dating from the time of the publication of the King James Bible.

Let there be light

Somewhat perversely it was a quote from Richard Dawkins that had us feeling slightly guilty about our lack of knowledge of this fabulous book and its enduring influence on the English language and culture: "not to know the King James Bible, is to be in some small way, barbarian"