Freedom of Movement Poster

Brief: ‘Design A3 poster ‘ Freedom of Movement’. “Boundaries are becoming less and less meaningful. Now more than ever, we are one people. No matter where we live, we are all equally powerless in the face of war or environmental disaster.” Design a poster in the style of your choice to work alongside the theme […]

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7″ Record Cover

Brief: ‘Produce 7 x covers (one for each artist, or your own selection). Jesus & Mary Chain – Just Like Honey The Temptations – Get Ready Stooges – Search & Destroy Sound Garden – Black Hole Sun Camille – Gospel With No Lord Visage – Fade To Grey Nick Drake – Fruit Tree Your design […]

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Book Jacket

Brief: ‘Update a book series of Penguin classics. Choose from the list and produce 3 final covers for each: The Return of Sherlock Holmes – Sir Arthur Conan Doyle The Hound of the Baskervilles – Sir Arthur Conan Doyle American Psycho – Bret Easton Ellis         For my update on a series […]

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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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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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