This assignment proved to be very difficult for me, and as such I am now quite behind in my course.Read more "REFLECTING ON ASSIGNMENT TWO"
THE PRINTING PROCESS By far the most difficult part of this assignment was sending my cards to print.Read more "ASSIGNMENT TWO: PART FIVE"
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 […]Read more "ASSIGNMENT TWO: PART FOUR"
I went back to the various thumbnails and decided to make a card that was based on swimming pool tiles. A mosaic spelling out some type of message.Read more "ASSIGNMENT TWO: PART THREE"
At this stage I was keen to do some visual research relating to my chosen theme, rather than of cards themselves. I came cross the work of Eric Zener & Samantha French.Read more "ASSIGNMENT TWO: PART TWO"
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 […]Read more "ASSIGNMENT TWO: PART ONE"
It has taken me a few days to gather my thoughts about the first assignment. The week of the assignment, I happened to have a week off work, and spent 10-12 hours a day working on my postcards. I will discuss how I feel about this and how I can change my strategy in a […]Read more "REFLECTING ON ASSIGNMENT ONE"
Read Part One Read Part Two POSTCARD 1 FINALRead more "Assignment One: Part Three"
Read Part One MERIT BADGE I started brainstorming and collected some more reference material in both my sketchbook and this Pinterest board. I don’t intend to strictly make merit badges, they could just be regular clothes badges (patches to us in the UK).Read more "Assignment One: Part Two"