Graphic Design

Graphic Design Learning Outcome 7

Frank Shepard Fairey is a street artist/ graphic designer, with a very interesting style. The majority of his art is socially or politically motivated, commenting on elections, and many more political and social issues. He was born on February 15th 1970, in South Carolina, USA. He graduated from Idyllwild Arts Academy, California, and he earned… Continue reading Graphic Design Learning Outcome 7

Graphic Design

Graphic Design Learning Outcome 11

To work in graphic design you need to build up a portfolio, to show your possible employer what your graphic design abilities are, this should include finished designs, and design sketches or ideas. You will also need to have some experience in graphic designing, this can be hard due to most places only hiring people… Continue reading Graphic Design Learning Outcome 11

Graphic Design

Graphic Design Learning Outcome 6

History of Typography     Egyptian Hieroglyphics Phoenician Alphabet Germanic Runes Ogham Stones Early Roman Alphabet Page from the book of Kells Gutenberg Printing Press 19th Century Poster Vintage Type-Writer Early Phototypesetting¬† Image Sources: Egyptian Hieroglyphics Phoenician Alphabet Germanic Runes Ogham Stones Early Roman Alphabet Page from the book of Kells Gutenberg Printing Press 19th… Continue reading Graphic Design Learning Outcome 6

Graphic Design

Graphic Design Learning outcome 5

In this learning outcome I learned about the printing process and different ways of printing. Firstly we looked over the colours used in printing, which are Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and key (CMYK). CMYK is the subtractive colour model, meaning that when you add them together you will get black, and the base is white. By… Continue reading Graphic Design Learning outcome 5

Graphic Design

Graphic Design Learning Outcome 1

Image from –¬†Pixabay In this learning outcome, I covered the basic process of graphic design. Graphic design is the art of creating an image that will be used as a logo, icon, page layout, etc.. by either creating an image from scratch or merging different images and possibly text to create something that is entirely… Continue reading Graphic Design Learning Outcome 1