Thursday 27th June, 6pm onwards, Ocean Studios, Royal William Yard, PL1 3RP

Connect. Chat. Chips.

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Plymouth Design Forum in conjunction with G . F Smith introduces:


The Worlds Favourite Colour Project by G . F Smith.

A global research study investigating the psychology of colour by G . F Smith.


Five Colourful Histories by Kassia St Clair.

Kassia St Clair, author of the top-ten bestseller, The Secret Lives of Colour, explores the histories of five colours. Learn about the green that could have killed Charles Dickens before he wrote ‘A Tale of Two Cities’; the mollusks that gave us royal purple; and the costly blue that entranced countless Renaissance artists.


May 400 x 400 Design Challenge.

Unveiling of the shortlisted entries for May’s theme ‘technology’ and vote for your overall favourite.


Food & Drinks.


Thursday 27 June 2019. 7.00pm – 11.00pm (Doors 6.30pm)


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PDF is a monthly social event that brings the creative community together to discuss, debate and promote design thinking in Plymouth. Beer, wine and chips are the fuel.


Last Thursday of every month. From 6.00pm until the chips go cold.

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Venues with character.

Upcoming venues:

  • 27th June
    Ocean Studios, Royal William Yard, PL1 3RP

  • 25th July

  • 29th August

  • 26th September
    Ocean Studios, Royal William Yard, PL1 3RP


Anyone who loves design and wants to connect with the wider Plymouth creative community is welcome.


  • James Edgar co-founder
  • Darren Foley co-founder
  • Josh Fathers
  • Mark Jessett
  • Steve Prior
  • Dave Hallett
  • Nick Warren
  • Kate Arbon
  • Adam Holland
  • Owen Jones
  • Sue Lewry
  • Paul Bird
  • Steve Leard
  • Nick Dell ’Anno
  • Lewis Haddock
  • Jordon Hill
  • Dave Tetley
  • Miles Noble
  • Dave Hallett
  • Alan Qualtrough
  • Alex Rogers
  • Nick Halford
  • Jess Halford
  • Harry Richards
  • Callum Campbell-Coles
  • Gareth Tutt
  • Jacob Dodsworth
  • Nathan Gale
  • Dave Smith
  • Amanda Duffin
  • James Brocklehurst
  • Shayne House
  • Sarah Smalldon
  • Vince Hadford
  • Peter Clayton
  • Melrose Noble
  • Tish England
  • Ben Walsh


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