I had decided that my project was going to based on lyrics from a rap song because rap is one of my favourite genres of music. Before I decided on the lyrics, I wanted to research some graphic rap design to get some inspiration. I had looked at different types of graphic design related to…

For this project I have to take a song that I like, and I am required to present the lyrics in a manner which is appropriate to the music and singer/group in question. For example, if the song is punk-influenced the style would be similar that of the Dadaists, Jamie Reid or Barney Bubbles. If…

## Week 05 – Introduction to User Interface Design

UI Card Exercise This was the UI card which I created during class. I used Figma….

## Week 04 – Typography and Colour

For this class exercise we had to redesign a single letter, two-letter combinations and the Ant Middleton text. For the single letter I chose an S because it is the first letter of my name. I used the font Righteous. I added white triangles to the ends of the letter and put a white stripe…

## Week 03 – Core Principles

In week 3 we looked at a range of core design principles which we can use to develop the foundations upon which we can build. This included the Golden Ratio which is a prime example of the Fibonacci sequence. The Fibonacci sequence exhibits a certain numerical pattern which originated as the answer to an exercise…

## 100 Iterations Final

These are my final nine images presented in a 3 x 3 grid. I created this in Figma by simply using squares to place the images into. The narrative remains the same as from the previous post, about trees being important and giving life to the world’s wildlife, including humans, and how we should look…

## 100 Iterations

For this project we had to work in a group to collect 100 examples of either point, line or plane and create/add them to a Pinterest board. As a group we decided to choose line. To show this, we had chosen the topic of pencils to demonstrate the line. Below is the link to the…

## Type Specimen for Design Critique

This is the type specimen I have chosen for critique. I chose this design out of the other two designs because it was simple and bold, and stood out from the two other designs. Below is a quick preview of the design. Feedback After getting feedback for my work, I was advised to make the…

## Futura Type Specimen Screen

Sketch to digital These are my three sketches which I chose to change into digital versions. From the previous class I had, I was given feedback on my sketches which I took it on board and made some changes in the digital version. I used Adobe Illustrator to create these three type specimens.    …

## Manifesto feedback

Previously I had created a manifesto based on an idea I had about a lighthouse for review and feedback. The overall feedback was positive, however, there was a few things which I could improve on. This is the previous manifesto shown below. The three main things which I was recommended to alter was choosing a…