Category Archives: Research and reflection

Summary of key learning points/ exercises

In Assignment 3 – Colour Me, I initially fell into a bit of a clichéd trap when trying to say something about my chosen colour namely Red. I got very tied up in trying to convey red in a way

Summary of key learning points/ exercises

In Assignment 3 – Colour Me, I initially fell into a bit of a clichéd trap when trying to say something about my chosen colour namely Red. I got very tied up in trying to convey red in a way

A little self promotion

I decided that to present my work I wanted to come up with a logo/ identity. As I’ve mentioned I’ve enrolled in Skillshare classes and am keen to keep developing my skills in Illustrator and with type so started a few

A little self promotion

I decided that to present my work I wanted to come up with a logo/ identity. As I’ve mentioned I’ve enrolled in Skillshare classes and am keen to keep developing my skills in Illustrator and with type so started a few

Researching Posters – the work of Phillipe Apeloig

I’d say at the moment I’m particularly interested in Typography and feel its the area of graphic design which I would most like to work on/ experiment with. I really love looking at the interesting ways that fonts/ type is

Researching Posters – the work of Phillipe Apeloig

I’d say at the moment I’m particularly interested in Typography and feel its the area of graphic design which I would most like to work on/ experiment with. I really love looking at the interesting ways that fonts/ type is

Graphic Designers

http://www.apeloig.com/ Philippe Aperloig  Minimal expression adding non functional elements http://www.apeloig.com/typographie.php?cle=Aleph http://www.apeloig.com/typographie.php?cle=Drop Celebrating the Poster Eastern Kentucky University Affiche, 118 x 175cm 2000 http://www.apeloig.com/posters.php?cle=The_Poster http://www.apeloig.com/index.php?cle=05_2012_DESIGNBOOM&r=Presse Yomar Augusto yomar augusto is a typographic artist and graphic designer from brazil and based in

Graphic Designers

http://www.apeloig.com/ Philippe Aperloig  Minimal expression adding non functional elements http://www.apeloig.com/typographie.php?cle=Aleph http://www.apeloig.com/typographie.php?cle=Drop Celebrating the Poster Eastern Kentucky University Affiche, 118 x 175cm 2000 http://www.apeloig.com/posters.php?cle=The_Poster http://www.apeloig.com/index.php?cle=05_2012_DESIGNBOOM&r=Presse Yomar Augusto yomar augusto is a typographic artist and graphic designer from brazil and based in

Skillshare course – The first steps in Hand-lettering

I came across a site which offers various creative classes and decided to give one of them a go. I’ve always loved calligraphy and hand lettering which obviously is much less precise than calligraphy so signed up to the First

Skillshare course – The first steps in Hand-lettering

I came across a site which offers various creative classes and decided to give one of them a go. I’ve always loved calligraphy and hand lettering which obviously is much less precise than calligraphy so signed up to the First

Researching type and fonts

I’m really trying to learn more about fonts and identify what ones are used in different instances and their appropriateness. I had a look at Stylist magazine a womens fashion and lifestyle free weekly magazine. I always look forward to

Researching type and fonts

I’m really trying to learn more about fonts and identify what ones are used in different instances and their appropriateness. I had a look at Stylist magazine a womens fashion and lifestyle free weekly magazine. I always look forward to

Vernacular typography

To be honest I wasn’t entirely sure what Vernacular typography was or involved but quickly took it to represent type that’s present in everyday occurrences/ locations whether that be on signs, advertisements and really any other day to day occurrences

Vernacular typography

To be honest I wasn’t entirely sure what Vernacular typography was or involved but quickly took it to represent type that’s present in everyday occurrences/ locations whether that be on signs, advertisements and really any other day to day occurrences