Screen Printing

The material to place your starting image with: True grain paper Posca pens – as normal pens or sharpies ink will not show well during the printing process. Screen to be fine mesh. Nylon screen. Exposure unit. Expose image for 25 seconds. Put in dryer for 15/20 minutes. Put screen on top of images. Place […]

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Experience the Experience

During the last three weeks of interdisciplinary, I have been studying commercial photography. During these sessions, the first session was looking at how to use a camera. As I did A Level photography, I knew most of what we were doing. There are no fixed rules in photography, however there are guidelines which can often […]

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Type & Image

This was my first module – Type and Image. Brief: To produce 3 type specimen books produced in InDesign, and a body of work that reflects the workshops throughout the module. Aims: • To explore the relationship of image and text as a major component of illustration and graphic design practices. • To develop skills […]

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Collage

    Collaging – Collage is a technique of an art production, primarily used in the visual arts, where the artwork is made from an assemblage of different forms, thus creating a new whole. A collage may sometimes include magazine and newspaper clippings, ribbons, paint, bits of colored or handmade papers, portions of other artwork or texts, photographs and other found objects, glued to […]

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Cut & Paste

Photoshop: Non destructive editing. Layer masks You can add a mask to a layer and use the mask to hide portions of the layer and reveal the layers below. Masking layers is a valuable compositing technique for combining multiple photos into a single image or for removing a person or object from a photo.   […]

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Adobe Photoshop

Saving what? File type who?   File types from Photoshop: First look at – File > Save as… Photoshop – this file is a PSD. and is a basic Photoshop document type. JPEG – are really versatile, but they are a lossy file type (means that every time you open and save it, it re-compresses […]

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