Month: October 2020

Week 5 IXD101 – PROJECT 3 – General research into “Follow the Rhythm”

Objectives: -present the lyrics in a manner which is appropriate to the music and singer/group in question. -Consider the pacing and rhythm of the song. -If lines or words are more meaningful than others they should be presented more prominently in the final piece.   research – should look at styles of typography I feel will…

week 2 IXD102 – PROJECT 1 – Research for type specimen wallpaper screen

For our assignment we were asked to choose from 6 typefaces and create a type specimen screen for an iPad of 768 x 1024 pixels in Illustrator, Sketch, or Figma. We were given the following typeface options: Baskerville Futura Gill Sans Helvetica Palatino Times New Roman After some research into what each typeface looked like…

week 1 IXD101- PROJECT 1 – Manifesto research and planning

Research into manifestos What they are/ their purpose Definitions of a manifesto     –      “published declaration of the intentions, motives, or views of an individual/ group” Definitions of a motto             –     “a short sentence or phrase chosen as encapsulating the beliefs or ideals of an individual/ group”…

week 1 IXD102 – Pocket profiles – My response to Wilson Miners “When we build”

I found this presentation incredibly inspiring and it made me excited for my future as an interaction designer.  The quote from Marshall McLuhan that Miner referenced at the start was a recurring subject throughout the talk – “We shape our tools, and thereafter our tools shape us”.  This quote was interesting to me as I’ve…