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
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
For my final major project idea I wanted to link it with my dissertation. In my dissertation I wrote about a Japanese trend which is called”Kawaii” culture (kawaii translating in english cute”, the history and the good side of the culture of expressing yourself and the bad side of the trend which is stereotyping Japanese… Continue reading FMP : Idea
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
During the afternoon we were handed a new brief to the term. We have been introduced to printmaking, a way of creating an image to communicate ideas through posters, pamphlets. Nous Vous showed us examples of posters and artists who produced them (e.g. Sister Corita Kent) to get inspiration. As an illustrator we produce posters… Continue reading New brief : Print
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
Originally my idea for my editions was to create a mini origami model of stars with illustrations on the stars, although during feedback and critiques. I was told to create an instruction zine to make my editions useful other than an ornament.