Design Competition: Project 3, Professional Presentation/ Portfolio Ready patterns and text mock up ideas

I started creating some mock ups for my cover looking at different ways to generate patterns and orienting text. Continue reading Design Competition: Project 3, Professional Presentation/ Portfolio Ready patterns and text mock up ideas

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Design Competition: Project 3, Professional Presentation/ Portfolio Ready Physical Portfolio cover research

For my physical portfolio I decided to simply buy a card folder and screen print onto the front of it this turned out to be a lot more difficult than I expected it to be . . . . Continue reading Design Competition: Project 3, Professional Presentation/ Portfolio Ready Physical Portfolio cover research

Design Competition: Project 3, Professional Presentation/ Portfolio Ready Cargo Workshop

One of our workshops for this project with regular practice was an introduction to Cargo¬† an online website builder so that we would get an initial understanding of what to expect when creating a website on our chosen platform. Continue reading Design Competition: Project 3, Professional Presentation/ Portfolio Ready Cargo Workshop

Studio Futures Past: Project 2 Archives and Future Places, Final Video Revisited

I wasn’t very happy with the way my final video turned out, the main problem was that whenever anyone watched it the video gave the impression that it had ended around 3/4 of the way through and I was having to tell people to keep watching. Continue reading Studio Futures Past: Project 2 Archives and Future Places, Final Video Revisited

Core Workshops: UX/UI workshop part 1 with Ricardo Eversley

The Graphic Design students have recently had two workshops relating to User Experience and User Interface Design. This workshop was very interesting we learned about all different aspects of UX design through different activities and discussions relating to how User Journeys are visualized and how information about different users can help to dictate the way¬† in which different things like apps or websites are put together. Continue reading Core Workshops: UX/UI workshop part 1 with Ricardo Eversley

Futures Past: Project 2 Archives and Future Places, Final outcome idea and story boards

After collecting all of this content from the different sources I began thinking about how I could create a final outcome for this project although initially I wanted to create a graphic novel I decided that I wanted to make an animated video instead so that the sound would be easily integrated with the images. Continue reading Futures Past: Project 2 Archives and Future Places, Final outcome idea and story boards

Studio Futures Past: Project 1 Activism, Cover creation

When thinking about the cover for my miniature comic I wanted to relate it in some way back to comics from around the mid 20th century as this was the basis for my chosen books i’ll be exploring in my dissertation and also relates back to another time when nuclear attcack was a looming concern aswell as today. Continue reading Studio Futures Past: Project 1 Activism, Cover creation

Studio Futures Past: Project 1, Final Edit Adding in Text and Grey Tones

With the final vector images the time had come to finish editing the images such as deleting unwanted content and adding in text and greys before moving onto the creation of the cover, banner and commemorative plaque to go with it. Continue reading Studio Futures Past: Project 1, Final Edit Adding in Text and Grey Tones

Studio Futures Past: Project 1 Activism, Comic drawings edited Adobe Illustrator

After finishing the line drawings for the comic I then took the drawings into Adobe illustrator to image trace them to improve the quality before adding tones of grey for depth, borders to seperate the images and text to the speech bubbles. Continue reading Studio Futures Past: Project 1 Activism, Comic drawings edited Adobe Illustrator