Today Friday we had a talk from Kirsty and Emma; the founders of “Practice for everyday life.” They were both university students who gathered and worked together for 15 years, they showed their collaborations and their studio to start with. They showed us their work and spoke about each of the works they’ve done. They’re… Continue reading Hothouse talk : A Practice for everyday life
On Friday we had a talk from an artist named Lakwena. Lakwena is a mural artist based in London. Her inspiration came from an book she read in her childhood called “The Magic Paint brush” And was heavily inspired from the book.
During lunch time we given a take by a practitioner named Alex Donne Johnson, he showed us an interesting range of his work and videos. In my opinion it was very exciting seeing him talk about his work but this talk didn’t appeal to me as much as other talks.
On Friday 29th, we had a hot house talk with a free lancer illustrator named Joe Cruz. He spoke about his experience when he was in university and showed us his final major projects where he incorporated fashion with children’s stories/nursery rhymes. He then spoke about the struggles and hardships he had once he finished… Continue reading Hot House Talk : Joe Cruz
On a Friday Cecilie gave us a talk starting off as a designer/illustrator. She gave us tips on how to start with a summary “What do we exactly sell? Who do we sell to?” An aim, ways on planning. Finance, involving numbers onto how much money do you need to start, make, budgeting. A “name”… Continue reading Hothouse talk : Cecilie
Last Friday a graphics designer, Sarah Boris came to London met and gave us a talk about her experience as a graphics designer and art director, she also gave us advice that it’s worth trying the second time for internships/apprenticeship. It was an interesting talk because of the range of her work (such as publications,… Continue reading Hot house : Sarah Boris talk
Paul Jenkins is a designer from a studio which is known as Triple double, today he gave us a talk about the work he’s done and spoke about the importance of his final year and of his final major project. He then gave us tips on how to work professionally and how to put a… Continue reading Hot house talk : Paul Jenkins
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.