I am back at university for my final year and ready to try and solve the problems our world faces through the medium of product design! This year I am trying to combat food waste and Im interested in what you guys are doing with your food! did you know that the US produces 210% of food needed to feed its population, but throws 50% of that away? its ridiculous right?
Here are some simple questions to help me get a better focus on how to solve this issue…..
This eek I have mostly been working on my photoshop rendering skills, taking a sketch, importing it or drawing straight from Photoshop itself. I am starting to get a good feel for how I want to work and how to … Continue reading →
So I haven’t posted on here in over 5 months, and I have no-one to blame but myself! I apologize to everyone but now I am back on the horse and ready to ride.
The reasons for not posting are; I have been extremely busy with an internship that I landed in September 2013, at Skyline Displays in Eagan Minnesota… I have been coaching a youth soccer team which I enjoy thoroughly… I have also been playing in soccer leagues… I have been generally spending my time in this arctic winter reading and adding to my skills armory more as a designer, becoming more self aware and honing in my talents.
I also love to play acoustic guitar, and that finds its way into every day somehow!
So i started to sketch and render a drawing of one of my favorite football boots. from here I am just going to play with the appearance, colors and graphics to see what i think looks best. This is more experimental as I often think its good to have a little strategy and routine to get you going on a render.
As the year comes to an end, the second year of the Product Design degree course is encouraged to exhibit their work in a small studio exhibition. It was a fun, and interesting experience to be able to explain and describe our ideas and processes to family, friends and possible employers.
With the closing of my second year at the University Of Brighton, comes the end of the Age-Old project. A project which taught me a lot about interacting with my target user, and really approaching things from a sensitive, and almost philosophical way. Take a look at my journey through the project here ..