Upon completing my lino concept and being unsatisfied with the outcome I decided to think more about what it is that I want from my dissertation subject and how this can integrate into my studio project. I decided it could be a good idea to create a narrative of my own in the form of illustrations relating to the tensions between the North Korea and the US and when talking with friends about this we joked about how Donald Trump is in a nut shell an internet troll. Continue reading Studio Futures Past: Project 1 Activism, Illustration Ideas, protest development and rough storyboards
After looking at the book cover for Dantes inferno and the posters for Blade Runner and Apocalypse now I thought about how I could combine multiple images relating to apocalypse in a way that conveys the current anxieties of nuclear threat related to Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un. Continue reading Studio Futures Past: Project 1 Activism, Link to Dissertation and Photo-montage test
After looking at work from these different artists I thought about how I could create photomontage images of my own relating the images to nuclear weapons and back to the Roman Road trust. Continue reading Studio Futures Past: Project 1 Activism, Photo-montage experimentation
Our latest workshop at Futures Past has been in the laser cutting and wood work studios in the bottom floor of the university. For this workshop we took our designed into Adobe illustrator then had them laser cut into our own materials. Continue reading Studio Futures Past: Project 1 Activism, Laser cutting workshop.
In our latest workshop we met up at the British Museum to explore the different rooms for drawing. Continue reading Workshops: Drawing at the British Museum
Today Futures Past studio had a chance to use the letter press facilities at london met to try and experiment with our chosen slogans and phrases relating to our activist and protest research. Continue reading Studio Futures Past: Project 1 Activism, Letter press workshop.
To gather footage for our kickstarter video we wentt o the park with Hannahs dog Buster and make some mock up collars. Continue reading Creative Industry Practice: Kickstarter Project, Making our video part 1
After the studio picked the spot colours they liked I had time to test one of them on the risoprinter. Continue reading Impression Studio: Project 4, Riso Show Spot colour Riso test
Studio members have been given extra access to the univeristy Riso Printer in preperation for creating the summer show catalogue. Studio members were asked to create some test images for the riso printer to see what could work and to get a better idea of how the colours blend. Continue reading Impression Studio: Project 4, Riso Show first tests on Riso Printer
I took a moment to think about how the sign for the inventivity studio could be layed out I liked the idea of it being something that required some thought when assembling it like a simple puzzle.