Last week I highlighted a design element for a new poster design for my current class. The poster is now completed, but I liked showcasing elements as it gives the individual pieces a chance to shine outside of the overall design. But I don’t want to spend months dragging out the reveal. So instead I’ll … More FAS-320 Poster Design Elements
This term I’ve been taking FAS-320, History of Design. To be honest entering the course I was intimidated, as I never took myself as one who could appreciate art. I know what I like and find aesthetically pleasing, like most people. But understanding art, different movements, appreciating the differences and influences, seemed more for a … More FAS-320 Poster Design
It dawned on me that I should have named this series something unique, as now if I just want to doodle and share something in Illustrator, I cannot call them Illustrator Designs. Perhaps Doodles will work. Oh well. This week I am featuring a batch of balloons, which will be the last of these designs. … More Illustrator Designs VIII
VIII??? Pffft, Star Wars has nothing on me! And speaking of films, this week I’m featuring the film strip I created for my personal project. I used specific shapes to build the strip, which I really liked. The weird part is when I started, I had just a rough idea in my head so I … More Illustrator Designs VII
Holy moly, I’m getting into heavy sequel territory. This week, I’m featuring some Christmas bulbs I created. Simple shapes with a few effects added later for depth and texture. I liked them a great deal. With the fir branch I featured earlier, they created a nice holiday theme.