For this competition we had to make a poster showing the effects of drugs and how they can ruin your life. I decided to make a poster showing how depression can lead to drugs and instead of helping it actually will make your depression even worse. This is the poster I made. My plan was […]Read more "Poster for drugs.ie competition"
In this learning outcome we learned how to make a postcard using Adobe InDesign. To make this we had to learn some of the tools this software had which were Kerning which allows you to adjust space between individual letter forms. Tracking is where you can loosen or tighten a block of text. Leading allows […]Read more "Graphic Design Learning Outcome 10"
In this learning outcome we learned how to make a logo using Adobe Illustrator 2015. We used the rectangle tool and the star tool to make rectangle and star shapes. We also used the gradient tool to use different symbols to decorate our logo and do colour in some of our shapes.We use the selection […]Read more "Graphic Design Learning Outcome 9"
In this learning outcome we learned how to use photoshop tools. The tools we learned are the crop tool which allows us to able to turn and shorten the image, the spot healing brush tool that helps us remove unwanted images and the patch tool which is like the spot healing brush but is better […]Read more "Graphic Design Learning Outcome 8"
Shepard Fairey Shepard Fairey is a very famous graphic artist who was born on February 15, 1970. In 1988 he graduated from Idyllwild Arts Academy in Palm Springs, California. He then earned his bachelor degree of fine arts from Rhode Island school of Design in Providence in 1992. After this he began designing T-shirts and […]Read more "Graphic Design Learning Outcome 7"
In this learning outcome we learned how the sequential print production process works. The first stage of the process is proofing which is when the designer wants the artwork to be proofed before they start the printing. After that the printer produces a digital colour proof that they then compare to the main production to […]Read more "Graphic Design Learning Outcome 5"
In this outcome we learned about the positive and negatives attributes of graphic design. We learned that some logos have hidden signs in their logos like arrows and certain shapes. We also had to answer questions about some of the logos. We learned about how and why a logo looks good and how important it […]Read more "Graphic Design Learning Outcome 3"