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

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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, Linking work to dissertation

After a crit with the tutors I was recommended to try and bring my dissertation topic of the Apocalypse, Post-Apocalypse and Dystopia¬† into my work somehow so I started out by sourcing some imagery from this topic that I found interesting. Continue reading Studio Futures Past: Project 1 Activism, Linking work to dissertation

Making a Living Week: Regular Practice Workshop

One of the first workshops as part of Making a Living Week we started out by looking t found objects provided by Tom and Kristoffer we were asked to then draw any glyphs (individual letter or symbol) that we liked, we did this three times then re-drawing and sizing them to cut out of coloured paper. we worked in groups compiling our letters together on A1 sheets to create very dynamic and colourful posters.

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Studio Futures Past: Project 1 Activism, Letter press workshop.

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.

Impression Studio: Project 4, Riso Show Spot Colour Ideas

Aswell as creating signage in the catalogue I have also been asked to come up with spot colour ideas for pages introducing the studios and projects. I started by using some mock ups billy made with lorem ipsum.

I tried making interesting spot colour designs just using 2 colours as with the final catalogue will be in only 2 colours.

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Impression Studio: Project 4, Riso Show Animation Signage Initial Ideas

When I was asked to create signage for the animation department instead of the inventivity studio I was abit releaved as I felt like I got a bit more freedom with how I could produce a design that actually corresponded well with the subject. Continue reading Impression Studio: Project 4, Riso Show Animation Signage Initial Ideas

Impression Studio: Project 4, Riso Show Typography further development

I decided to continue with my ideas for the signs typography on the computer and tried two methods to make type the first was the use the shape of the studio and trace around it to forms letters. Continue reading Impression Studio: Project 4, Riso Show Typography further development