Studio Futures Past: Project 1 Activism, Banner ideas and development

Through out this project I had given different thought to my banner design but had struggled when thinking of ideas for my banner, but after completing my pamphlet design I decided it would be a good idea to use the final illustration from the comic of the planet earth being destroyed as I think this image acts as a great symbol of the protest behind the pamphlet. Continue reading Studio Futures Past: Project 1 Activism, Banner ideas and development

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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, Info-graphics and the facts of nuclear weapons

After being put off the photomontage idea I thought it might be good to change my pamphlet idea to become more informative and to show people the facts behind nuclear weapons and the damage that could be caused as I had already gathered some of the necessery information. Continue reading Studio Futures Past: Project 1 Activism, Info-graphics and the facts of nuclear weapons

Design Competition: Project 1 Summer Show Sponsorship Pitch, Poster designs refined and tested

After our presentation I had a think about the different ways I could improve the poster designs I started out by looking for a new typeface from google fonts or a similar source. Continue reading Design Competition: Project 1 Summer Show Sponsorship Pitch, Poster designs refined and tested

Design Competition: Project 1 Summer Show Sponsorship Pitch, Limb silhouette aesthetic Roughs

Now that I had a better idea of how to create some interesting graphic images using limbs I created some quick roughs on paper to try and figure out how the silhouettes might work with the title. Continue reading Design Competition: Project 1 Summer Show Sponsorship Pitch, Limb silhouette aesthetic Roughs

Design Competition: Project 1 Summer Show Sponsorship Pitch, Further research Saul Bass

Upon deciding to sat with the use of hands, mouths and eyes I wanted to take the aesthetic into a different direction rather than using drawn cartoons I looked into a more graphic approach and thought to look at the work of Saul Bass with in the chosen theme. Continue reading Design Competition: Project 1 Summer Show Sponsorship Pitch, Further research Saul Bass

Studio Visit: Grand Visual

Our latest studio visit was to the Grand Visual a design and production company that specialists in out of home screen based campaigns and are experts in maximizing viewership of their creations utilizing social media and interactive advertising to encapsulate the audience. Continue reading Studio Visit: Grand Visual

Studio Futures Past: Project 1 Activism, Laser cutting workshop.

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.