Continuing with the project buildings we were given a task to use our sketches from the trip to make an abstract-like building.
On a cold Tuesday morning we started our first brief which is called “Buildings” Where we go to the chosen area near our university and have a session of collecting visual research by taking photos and drawing the architectural buildings we choose that appeals to us. Firstly we went to the chosen area to be… Continue reading Buildings : Research
The Louis Vuitton series 3 was held at the Strand in London. I wanted to expand outside of illustration and catch a glimpse of how fashion designers present and record their work.
Today at midday Emily Gosling, a writer from the studio It’s nice that, gave us a quick talk about what the company use to do and what they do now.
Last Friday was the day our studio was to be built up into the studio all of us can work and adapt to like other designers in their studios. We started to discuss and debate in groups of what we need in the studio and how much space we’re going to need. We decided to… Continue reading Studio culture : Making and outcome
This week was Studio week, was to visit designers and their studios to learn their working methods, how they adapt within their space,in order to make and work within our studios.
Throughout using different illustrative mediums (e.g. acrylic paint, oil pastels) I’ve been using cosmetics to express my illustrations and felt more comfortable using them. During experimentation it made me realise that using cosmetics can be a similar way as using paint, using cosmetics to paint a blank canvas, from the clump of mascara to the… Continue reading Art of cosmetics
Last Friday we were given a talk/workshop on making puppets for animation, showing what materials is good enough for a structure, what material is light enough and what materials is flexible enough to build a puppet. He also made a mini sketch of a cat/human hybrid and showed models of a puppet. He mentioned about… Continue reading Kieron’s talk : Animation
On a Friday morning it started off with a talk about recording out work with photography. Depending and understanding the work and also the techniques used to keep the image in good quality. The first thing we were taught was about how to take photos of our work if it was an illustration (or a… Continue reading Heather’s talk : Photography