Cultivated Carson pt.2

                From my pattern that I created in my previous post about David Carson, we were supposed to create a mock poster for that artist, if they were going to speak at my college. As a result, I cropped a part of the pattern I had created before … Continue reading Cultivated Carson pt.2

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Cultivated Carson

For our final project in my graphic design class we were able to choose a famous, successful graphic designer whose work inspired us. I chose David Carson, a graphic designer who is known for his grunge typography style and many other successful characteristics. We were to create, through the software Adobe Illustrator, a modular grid … Continue reading Cultivated Carson

Vintage Travel Poster

This piece was created in my Visual Design Systems class. We studied vintage travel posters from the 1920s-30s and saw how these posters each had an underlying armature to develop a successful design. We were also limited to a 5 color scheme palette, considering that was one of the main reasons why vintage travel posters … Continue reading Vintage Travel Poster

Optical Mixing Portrait

An optical mix is when you create paint colors not by mixing them on the palette (or physically), but through knowledge of color theory and how the eye perceives colors that  overlay each other. This was my attempt at achieving a successful mixture. Each color that you see was a single dot, there is NO … Continue reading Optical Mixing Portrait

Innovative Interaction

Although I am currently unable to present my entire design, I feel that this cover page provides a sufficient example of my overall composition. Using the software Adobe InDesign, I was able to create and entire interactive portfolio for my artwork. Since my major is Graphic Design, with a Minor in Drawing, this portfolio shows … Continue reading Innovative Interaction