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
This summer, the summer show of London Met will be commencing, but for that to happen, we have to set up our layout of exhibition and pick out work that portrays our strongest points. I will be showing my posters brief where I was firstly afraid to work on at first mainly because printing was… Continue reading Local Universe : Summer show
Sergio lives and works in Valencia as a freelance illustrator for national and international clients. He graduated Fine arts in San Carlos university (Valencia). He worked for people such as The New Yorker, The International Herald Tribune, Die Zeit and Mc Sweenys. His work is very cute and the use of colours he uses goes… Continue reading Sergio Membrillas
Demetrios is a Greek/Cypriot who grew up and studied in London, he received a BA Hons degree in fashion an he was recruited by an international designer named John Galliano. He then was passionate about drawing and painting and was inspired to change his path and moved to New York after 2 years. He made… Continue reading Demetrios Psilos
Our new brief was to use our techniques to create an “editorial” illustration. An editorial illustration is usually commissioned to an article on newspapers or magazines to respond to highlight the text, in a way to understand on what the text is about. We were to choose an article of our choice, read through and… Continue reading Editorial
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.
Moving onto the messy part of printmaking, I took my idea downstairs onto the first floor to get started, I first chose a screen and used the stencil remover to remove any old stencils that was used onto the screen to prevent it from mixing up from my own. Once that was done, I left… Continue reading Screen printing&Final outcome
Using my idea, I scanned it in to edit it to cover the areas that wasn’t properly filled up with my outlining. In true honesty I’m feeling positive with my idea due to the simplicity and where the words sit under the vanity table. Once I neatened and tidied up the idea, I then printed… Continue reading Posters development
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