FMP: The Road video attempt 2/ Final Gif creation

I thought about what had gone wrong in the last video and also thought about different ways that I could after effects to create a well edited gif. I thought that instead of putting ash onto the actual poster instead I would make some videos of dropping ash onto a blank piece of paper. Continue reading FMP: The Road video attempt 2/ Final Gif creation

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Design Competition: Project 3 Professional Presentation/ Portfolio Ready Final Cover Printing

I found printing the cover design to be the most difficult part of this project. I wanted to simply screen print the work Cameron Little, Graphic Design Portfolio onto the folder cover but this ended up being a much bigger task than I thought. Continue reading Design Competition: Project 3 Professional Presentation/ Portfolio Ready Final Cover Printing

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

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

FMP: The Road final poster print

The final poster to print was the poster for the road. I started with taking my background image as a bitmap and printing it in gray with black parts trying to get some kind of gradients in there. Continue reading FMP: The Road final poster print

FMP: Day of the Triffids Screen printing and final poster

I printed off the two layers of my poster and had them put onto my screen for printing. This one was less difficult to achieve than the 1984 posters as this was a simple screen print job to accomplish. Continue reading FMP: Day of the Triffids Screen printing and final poster

FMP: 1984 Screen Print and poster finishing

Now that I had chosen to work with the schmalfette font I began creating my screen printed poster. I bought 10 sheets of cartiridge paper at 150 gsm and got my screen ready for printing. To try and capture a more dystopian feel to the type I basically used a power hose to clean the emultion from the screen and made sure to try and blast extra bits off around the letters and then I added some extra emultion to randomly block certain parts. Continue reading FMP: 1984 Screen Print and poster finishing

FMP: The Road Ash tests and development

For my poster of The Road I wanted to look at someway of using actual ash to create the poster. I started by gathering some ash from a bbq and applying it to paper using spray mount and water to see how it would react. Continue reading FMP: The Road Ash tests and development

FMP: Day of the Triffids poster development

After finally getting the letter forms and quote to look the way I wanted I continued using the images of carnivorous plants to try creating different backgrounds for my poster.

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FMP: 1984 Poster development

Now I knew I wanted to create a glow in the dark poster so I decided to work with the quote “War is Peace, Freedom is Slavery, Ignorance is Strength” I wanted the poster to simply show the words peace freedom and strength as the original image and then the glow in the dark text would read War Slavery Ignorance.

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