Creative Impulse Award, the innovation award of the hobby, crafts and artists’ requisites industry, is organised by Messe Frankfurt in collaboration with the bit-Verlag publishing house. In 2019, an adjudicating panel of specialists selected three winners in each of the following categories: ‘Creative Book of the Year’, ‘Creative Tool of the Year’, ‘Complete Kit of the Year’ and ‘Creative Product of the Year’.
Winners of the Creative Impulse Award 2019
Award Category: Creative Product of the Year
The 'myboshi favourite colours' makes colouring with natural dyes a matter of child’s play. The product is well conceived and combines several aspects: it is portable, entertaining, and sustainable, and it is very easy to combine the colours. The sales revenue from 'myboshi favourite colours' enables social projects to be supported across the world, in cooperation with sevengardens.
1st place: myboshi 'myboshi favourite colours'
2nd place: D.T.M. Loisirs créatifs 'PATAGOM'
3rd place: Miled Ben Dhiaf, LOGO-BETON 'Kneadable Concrete Evolution'
Award Category: Creative Tool of the Year
The 'Dremel Stylo+' multitool is suitable for a range of different applications, such as carving, engraving, polishing, cleaning and grinding. It persuaded the jury because of its handy size and the fact that it is also ideally suited to filigree ornamentation. In addition, it is great for using on glass.
1st place: Dremel 'Dremel Stylo+'
2nd place: Rayher 'Casting Moulds for Tiles & Relief Modelling'
3rd place: Heindesign 'Stamp Corner'
Award Category: Creative Kit of the Year
The 'Soft Linol Textil Print & Colouring' kit from Marabu includes the special new fabric printing and watercolour colour varieties, and specifically developed tools and materials, thus offering a large number of techniques and combination possibilities. Even inexperienced artists are able to achieve impressive results with this product – they can produce modern designs quickly and simply for trendy t-shirts, patches and even whole fabric panels all by themselves.
1st place: Marabu 'Soft Linol Textil Print & Colouring'
2nd place: frechverlag 'Handlettering Advent Calendar'
3rd place: PW International 'Punch Needle Set: Abstract'
Award Category: Creative Book of the Year
Artists can create their own personal colour experience with the 'Kremer Pigments Recipe Book'! The jury was particularly impressed by the detailed list of all the colour ingredients – the 37 recipes from the colour pigments specialist offer the possibility of producing colours sustainably and according to individual needs. A must-have for all those who’ve always wanted to know more about colour!
1st place: Kremer Pigmente 'Kremer Pigments Recipe Book'
2nd place: frechverlag 'Acrylic Pouring'
3rd place: efco creative 'Book Series: Sweet Packaging'
Creative Impulse Award brochure 2019
Find all submitted product innovations in the Creative Impulse Award brochure:
- Creative Impulse Award brochure 2019 (pdf, 9 MB)