Impression Studio: Publishing Unbound Final Zine Binder

For my zine binder I wanted to create a package from paper to put them in i started by creating a net like a box. Continue reading Impression Studio: Publishing Unbound Final Zine Binder

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Impression Studio: Project 3 Anthology Brief and Book Design Case Study Workshop

Now that we have started the new term we have been given our third assignment from the impression studio. In this brief each member of the studio has been assigned a piece of writing from the English Literature department of the university. Some of the written pieces are from different forms of literature such as academic writing about a historical period or a creative writing about the authors own experiences. Our individual task for this brief is to each create a visual response to our assigned writing it can be a (video or a poster or anything you choose 100% flexible) we also have been assigned into groups of four for the anthology group assignment to create a layout for the entire anthology and to choose things such as format, paper stock and printing. Continue reading Impression Studio: Project 3 Anthology Brief and Book Design Case Study Workshop

Impression Studio: Project 2 Mini-Monograph Development

After I had gathered all the research I could find I started to plan out how my booklet was going to look I started off by creating some rough sketches of how I thought the cover could look. Continue reading Impression Studio: Project 2 Mini-Monograph Development

Impression Studio: Project 2 Mini-Monograph Christmas Assignment and Research

During our Christmas break we were assigned a designer each to research. Our assignment required us to use our research to create a booklet for a make believe exhibition of our assigned designers work. Continue reading Impression Studio: Project 2 Mini-Monograph Christmas Assignment and Research

Impression Studio: Publishing Unbound, Poster zine Final outcomes

Now that all of the components for the poster zine where ready it was now time to test out printing methods and paper stocks. My original idea was to print on a risograph printer thinking it would be a cheaper option for the project. Continue reading Impression Studio: Publishing Unbound, Poster zine Final outcomes

Impression Studio: Publishing Unbound, Poster zine Article Layout

When I was first thinking about the layout for my article I was mainly taking into consideration the amount of space the images would take up and was mainly thinking back to the research I did on Arbitare and tried to incorporate the same methods. Continue reading Impression Studio: Publishing Unbound, Poster zine Article Layout

Impression Studio: Publishing Unbound, Poster Zine Poster Development

For my typographic poster my first response to this was to use what I had done during the typographic poster workshop i’d taken part in recently where I had looked at changing the way and R is put together by reversing the way each stem is angled and thn see how I could use this to create an image or pattern. Continue reading Impression Studio: Publishing Unbound, Poster Zine Poster Development

Impression Studio: Publishing Unbound, Poster Zine Initial Ideas and Cover Development

When thinking about the content of my poster zine and how it would look I decided to start off with online research in the library for typographic posters I found some of these quite helpful and they ended up having some influence on the final outcome. Continue reading Impression Studio: Publishing Unbound, Poster Zine Initial Ideas and Cover Development

Impression Studio: Publishing Unbound, Poster Zine Research and Brief

Over the course of the first term the students working in the impression studio have each been asked the create an edition of 25 A5 poster zines containing an article about innovation in the publishing industry. The poster zine also had to fold out to reveal a typographic poster that could coincide with the theme of the article. There were a few specifications the zine had to have a front cover with a title of our choice it also had to incorporate the impression studio manifesto and a binding system to accompany the zines. Continue reading Impression Studio: Publishing Unbound, Poster Zine Research and Brief