Workshops: Visual research

We have had another workshop in groups where we have went out in search of images of the area around us from building and spaces, sounds and conversations to illustrations and found objects. After completing this we went to the Bishopsgate Archive to look at some historical documents ranging from books to illustrated pamphlets. The final part of the workshop was to but together a small exhibition of what we had found and what we could find to direct us in the work. Continue reading Workshops: Visual research

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CIP: Collection Project Book Cover (workshop further development)

When creating my cover I already had it in mind to continue with the the colour theme of white, grey and black so while keeping this in mind I looked at some different book covers in the library that I liked. Continue reading CIP: Collection Project Book Cover (workshop further development)

CIP: Collection Project, Research on Creatives using the digital page to their advantage 2

The brief also said we should look into how creative practitioners also use the printed page to their advantage and I found a few different examples of various ways people in the industry of design or illustration have used this to help their work. Continue reading CIP: Collection Project, Research on Creatives using the digital page to their advantage 2

Studio Impression: Project 3 Anthology, Letter Press WorkShop

The latest workshop for the impression studio has been in the use of letter press and digitising letterpress to start off we put together some simple layouts of the alphabet in a font of our choice to get back into the letterpress groove. Continue reading Studio Impression: Project 3 Anthology, Letter Press WorkShop

Impression Studio: Project 2 Mini-Monograph Development

After I had gathered all the research I could find I started to plan out how my booklet was going to look I started off by creating some rough sketches of how I thought the cover could look. Continue reading Impression Studio: Project 2 Mini-Monograph Development

Creative Industry Practice, Pastiche 1560: Initial development

For my Pastiche video I thought the best option for how to make it would be as a stop motion piece the idea for this is to then use the still images to re-create the frames for the beginning section of the video digitally to try and emulate Malika Favres style more. Continue reading Creative Industry Practice, Pastiche 1560: Initial development

Creative Industry Practice: Pastiche 1560, Adobe Premier Workshop

Today we had another class for Creative Industry Practice in this class we were split into our groups for the Christmas Market how ever today’s lesson has nothing to do with that. Continue reading Creative Industry Practice: Pastiche 1560, Adobe Premier Workshop

Impression Studio: Publishing Unbound, Magazine analysis workshop part 2

In the second part of the magazine workshop Angharad gave us a task to re-invent a magazine and then to present it to the class using what we had gained from the amalysis session that we previously had. Continue reading Impression Studio: Publishing Unbound, Magazine analysis workshop part 2