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 →
This is the first bit of primary research for my new project, which can be found under the University Projects Tab. A trip to the daily living center in Brighton taught me a lot about existing products, services, and struggles the elderly, and the disabled face on a day to day basis. Such struggles and Disabilities I did not realise had such deep effects on so many aspects of life, for instance, a woman with arthritis that could not even brush her own hair. This is a place where product design is needed, care and support for independence through improved quality of life. Here is just a selection of photos I took on the day, but note the lack of aesthetic appeal, and color in general!