Colors

First things first – my color test: Not really sure what this means – but I guess I can discriminate subtle difference is color fairly well?  Good to know.   Now onto the fun stuff! I took two approaches to this assignment.  The first holds true to the assignment and…

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Business Card

  Starting with some colors – and circles, for some reason.  Nothing here. Then just tried to be as clean as possible.  Again, not much here.  But it started to get at the idea of simplicity that I was looking for. Then I realized that I was trying to design…

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Logo Analysis

The fact that I don’t have to say anything about what this image is speaks volumes.  While not strictly a logo, it’s one of the most iconic record covers ever created.  And I can see why.  It hits all the major marks.  It’s such a unique image that it’s been reprinted on EVERY…

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Logo Design

Oh boy am I out of my element here. I started by just outlining a few words / ideas that might start to set me on the right track.  It took the form of brainstorming things about myself, things that either relate to form or message, on a whiteboard (the…

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Typography

Typography Geosans Light: Super clean, modern geometric font.  There’s no stress, and the stroke widths are completely even, giving it a very symmetrical feel. Altera: I really like this font.  The high shoulders and loopy bowls on the ‘a’ adds a sleek look. Tall Films Fine: I’m tall and skinny.  Just…

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Signage

First, for a piece of signage I like. This sign doesn’t really tell you anything.  But it made me stop and investigate, which was neat.  Turns out, this sign is part of a larger installation (you can see other signs in the background) that takes a poem written by the artist…

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