Over the Christmas break we were given another brief for the Impression studio. The aim has been to research, design and create a mini-monograph on an important designer, who was chosen for us.
There was nothing wrong with the first version of my zine I created for the Publishing Unbound brief however I knew I wasn’t going to be happy with it until I substituted the letterpress styled font out for actual letterpress.
It’s already week 11 and we’ve put on our first studio exhibition of the year! Time flies when you’re panicking over deadlines..
For me, creating a video is the most challenging thing I could be asked to do because I just don’t know where to start! Do I attempt to create an animation and draw everything frame by frame or create an equally difficult stop motion?
The last Hothouse Talk of 2016, was from branding company Family (and Friends) who create healthy, natural, ethical brands. Many of these brands you would have seen on shelves and are the first thought when you think of a healthy brand.
Twenty seconds. That can feel like a lifetime if you forget what you were meant to say or a blink of an eye if you have lots to talk about. The petcha kutcha presentation was twenty slides, twenty seconds each and it went by so quickly I can’t even remember what I was talking about!
The outcome for my zine collation had to be something that could expand and add more zines to rather than something more certain such as binding.