Due to the recent recession, my Dad has been out of work for a couple of months now, but has just started up his own gardening business. He has named his business (ignoring everyone in…

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The last project in the Typography unit is to design/make our own typeface! I think this is a great project, and really creative – perfect for meeee πŸ™‚The only problem is that, well everything seems…

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Modern and Manuscript – not usually 2 words used together to describe one piece… My mini dictionary defines these to have meanings of: Modern adj. of present or recent timesManuscript n. book or document, orig,…

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Today Mr Skinner held a book making session! Above, the specimen! We made some diddly little books (only 3 signatures)…. Three paper signatures… sitting in a row The concertina fold spine Above and Below; Sewing…

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After Hilary’s lesson today, it would seem everyone is even more desperate for a Distinction on the Improbable product Branding/packaging project! After lesson Kirsty, Danielle, Stacey, Kelly and I headed into town… for shopping and…

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I love books…. Twilight, Harry Potter, Gossip Girl, Diary of a crush…. all the typical teenage girly books. But I like to read about other things too… I confess, I go to the library quite…

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As part of Design Studies we are doing research and projects based on Typography…. including hand renderings of type – eek! We’ve been working on these Illustrator drawn Jazz posters… which are kinda turning out…

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