Creative Industry Practice: Kickstarter Project, Kickstarter Research

Before we made our video I wanted to take a look at some kickstarter users to see if anyone had a similar idea to ours. Not only did I find a similar idea I found someone who had developed a complete version of our idea only with cats instead of dogs. Continue reading Creative Industry Practice: Kickstarter Project, Kickstarter Research

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Impression Studio: Project 4, Riso Show Typography final development and group crit

The impression studio had a group crit to allow us to keep on top of what we have all done. before the crit I had done some more work on my designs for the inventivity studio instead of working from Bodoni I worked off of Futura Extra bold instead and I think the results of the manipulation came out much better and would work well for a sign. Continue reading Impression Studio: Project 4, Riso Show Typography final development and group crit

Creative Industry Practice: Pastiche1560 Final Video and Label

This is a pastiche video emulating the work and style of French illustrator Malika favre I decided to choose Malika because I have followed her work for sometime on social media and out of the practitioners who’s work I enjoy most I thought her style in it’s simplicity would be best to try and emulate. So I began by looking through some of her work and picking out key features and similarities I could use in my animation then I started to look how these features could be incorporated as video transitions. My initial idea for the video was to conduct an interview with Malika but after hearing she wasn’t available I decided to create a video using quotes I had gathered from her other interviews and try to order them in a way that comes off as answers to questions from students about their place in the creative industry.

Here is a link to my final video.

Creative Industry Practice: Collection Project, Cover and Collage workshop

In another one of our CIP workshops we started looking into different ways to create an illustrated book cover we started off by creating some patterns on a3 paper. Continue reading Creative Industry Practice: Collection Project, Cover and Collage workshop

Creative Industry Practice: Book cover and binding work shop

Today we had another work shop in CIP class where we looked at some different and easy ways that books could be bound at home with paper, card and glue. We also looked at how to properly attache a cover to the front and back pages. Continue reading Creative Industry Practice: Book cover and binding work shop

Creative Industry Practice: Collection Project, Paper folding workshop

In one of our latest work shops for the CIP collection project we looked at some different paper folding techniques to try and give us some good ideas for the pages in our own books. Continue reading Creative Industry Practice: Collection Project, Paper folding workshop

Creative Industry Practice: Collection Projects, Thoughts of the week Alan Fletcher

Our Latest thought of the week have been aimed a lot towards layout design for the first part of this weekly thought we have been asked to identify examples of good layout design and bad layout design. (although in my opinion its all personal preference really) Continue reading Creative Industry Practice: Collection Projects, Thoughts of the week Alan Fletcher

Impression Studio: Publishing Unbound, Typographic Poster Workshop

In our typographic poster workshop with Angharad where we used different materials and mark making techniques to come up with some interesting ideas for our typographic posters. Continue reading Impression Studio: Publishing Unbound, Typographic Poster Workshop