Kim from the Letter press department offered to teach us about typography an grid layouts. I really liked this workshop as it can be a stepping stone to my final major project. Firstly we started out with the title,subtitle and text. We had to rearrange the texts and separate into how we think it can… Continue reading Type and Grid workshop/w Kim
For today we had to group up as our studios and make smaller groups (e.g. Editor, Editorials, Front cover artists, Digital). The editor is in charge of time and deciding, editorial’s role is to pick out work, take photos and decide which work is good to be in zines, digital’s role are in charge of… Continue reading Core Workshop : Studio Zine
During our Super Friday we were all gathered up in one studio and was given an activity to complete each question in one minute. We were very limited when it came to drawing ont paper since it was A4, but materials wise we can expand on, I used a lot of Japanese calligraphy pens and… Continue reading 100 Briefs
On Friday afternoon we had a workshop with Rachel Gannon the new head of Visual communication, she taught us a method of by using charcoal and erasing repetitively it can create a quick vivid animation. In my opinion it was a fun workshop because you can alter it’s movements and have a small narrative.
On Tuesday afternoon we gathered to have a presentation about our studios and what we do as a collective. Each studio showed their processes and briefs, and in addition we also had design competition and CIP have a presentation of their own.
Last Friday we had a workshop on colour separation for our prints brief. this workshop was to help us with screen printing mainly if we’re using two colours. Firstly we worked on composition, by doing that we checked out examples of posters and posters we’ve collected on how the text and image was set out.… Continue reading Color seperation workshop
Today as a new started we gathered all of our visual research to create a map on how we interpret our local universe. First we were shown examples of maps such as the Mappa mundi, after using our own sketches, collages,prints and photos we discussed on what to put up. After we made another final… Continue reading Welcome back : Workshop
On the last day before the Christmas holidays we prepared our own studios showing what we do as a whole. We started to lay out sketchbooks showing our individual research then within our own spaces work we’ve produced on our own. We started the morning with each studio showing us what they’ve done within the… Continue reading Celebration week : Cross Crit
Starting on Wednesday we had a introductory talk with Damien, he spoke to us about health and safety and using our common sense and to make the right decisions. After he showed us each printing machine and recommended us examples. He then showed us to clean the screens, coat it with silver based photo emulsion… Continue reading Screen printing workshop
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.