IXD303 – Visual Research

With the idea for my app realised and finalised, I wanted to dig out some visual research just to get some ideas flowing. With the app in mind, I wanted to create something that would be visually suitable for all ages, and that would be easy to follow while also not being too boring to…Continue Reading IXD303 – Visual Research

IXD303 – Research on IBS

I’ve been thinking a lot about my product development so far, and the ideation I’ve come up with, and I think my idea is too specific to a certain genre of healthcare. I’m really not as passionate as I was about it, and I think I could come up with some great new ideas if…Continue Reading IXD303 – Research on IBS

IXD304 – Sketches & Mock-Ups

After building up my research, the next step in my project is to create a series of sketches based on my ideas. The sketches should be based around the design of my website, as well as sketches to do with branding and illustrations. I can then use these sketches to build upon my ideas, and…Continue Reading IXD304 – Sketches & Mock-Ups

IXD304 – Creating a Brand

In order to begin sketching ideas for my project and creating mock-ups of my designs, I firstly need to create a brand identity. I gathered some more research and design inspiration, as my ideas have altered a bit since I had last taken a look at inspiration. I originally wanted to go for very techno-wave…Continue Reading IXD304 – Creating a Brand

IXD304 – Week Two: Typography (Micro and Macro)

Today’s class was all about typography, and the importance of it in a design concept. Bringhurst Typography exists to honour content There is a style beyond style Read the text before designing it Web design is 95% typography. 95% of the information on the web is written language. Mark-up and Meaning H1-H6 Introductory paragraphs Blockquotes…Continue Reading IXD304 – Week Two: Typography (Micro and Macro)