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Pat on the back time ...

Last week I gave the presentation for the end of the Responsive Professional Practice Own Brief : Surface Pattern Design. It was a great chance to look back and see what I had produced and break it down into the visible steps of the design cycle, even if it was a bit retrospectively in places. 271 more words

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Design Cycle: Getting the Ball Rolling

We are in a Makerspace overload after we were able to send several teachers to the Learning2 conference in Italy.  I wish I was there too, but thrilled with the ideas and excitement that came back to our school. 280 more words

Patterns : use them or lose them

Continuing with the pattern design brief I’ve now started to look to applying the best pattern designs to products (design refinement and exploration of media and aesthetic options). 317 more words

Graphic Design

Spoonflower

Why didn’t I know about this before?

Continuing pattern development I’ve been following tutorials for creating pattern swatches using Adobe Illustrator as a grid repeat – matching the edges exactly for a seamless repeat. 166 more words

Graphic Design

Children's books.... and shelving it.

Aside from the next brief I’ve been independently working on a dandelion lino piece  which I originally planned to be a multi block multicolour print. I had shelved it because I wasn’t happy with the way it was going and was going have a think about it and revisit it someday. 176 more words

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Terrible Products Packaging Critique 8th Grade: Front and Back

Please leave critique for these Terrible Product Packaging images below.

all comments should be:

Kind, Helpful, Specific

Consider some of the following:

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Terrible Products Packaging Critique 7th Grade: Front and Back

Please leave critique for these Terrible Product Packaging images below.

all comments should be:

Kind, Helpful, Specific

 Consider some of the following:
– color
– appearance… 34 more words

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