HELLO

Hello and welcome. I’m Lex and this is my learning log for Graphic Design 1: Core Concepts.

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EXERCISE: SIGNS & SYMBOLS

Choose one of the following concepts: Danger     Movement     Love     Here How does existing visual language represent these concepts? Research the different similes and metaphors that are in common use. Document them through drawings, collecting examples and mind maps. Now create and alternative symbol to represent at least one of […]

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ASSIGNMENT TWO: PART FOUR

For my third and final card I decided to go with the pattern idea. I had already collected plenty of images for reference on a Pinterest Mood Board.  As usual, though, due to my lack of illustration skills, I wasn’t quite sure what my drawings or paintings would look like, and so the first thing […]

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ASSIGNMENT TWO: PART ONE

THINKING OF YOU Create a range of cards for sentiments or events that are worthy of a greetings card, but are currently not catered for by card manufacturers. These cards could be linked to other calendar events, obscure saints’ days, sporting calendars or any other happening that is worth celebrating or commiserating. You will need […]

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36 DAYS OF TYPE

I’m curious as to how many days I can keep this up for. See here, if you’d like to join in. See my instagram for the daily posts, but i’ll post all of them here eventually (in one post, so as not to bore you).

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