Part 3 Exercise

Exercise: Viewpoint – Project: Visuals

For this exercise I had to choose one subject from four suggested subjects, make a collection of items to do with this subject and take lots of photographs from various view points, changing the layout and objects if necessary. I chose ‘Summertime’ as it currently is and I have a lot of items freely available.… Continue reading Exercise: Viewpoint – Project: Visuals

Part 3 Exercise

Exercise: Giving instructions – Project: Diagrammatic Illustration

This was a straight forward exercise of doing some research on the topic I chose from a given list and producing a diagrammatic illustration to best describe the process. I chose ‘making a cup of tea’ as a: I do it everyday and b: I Love tea, all types , and also interested in the… Continue reading Exercise: Giving instructions – Project: Diagrammatic Illustration

Uncategorized

Exercise: Abstract illustration – Project Abstract Illustration

For this exercise I had to choose a piece of instrumental music by a given musician (I chose George Gershwin) and create an abstract piece of work, that represented how the piece of music made me feel. I was able to choose which media I used and the final image should be interesting and effective… Continue reading Exercise: Abstract illustration – Project Abstract Illustration

Part 3 Exercise

Exercise: Image Development – Project Visual properties

For this exercise, I had to produce to ‘L’ shape cards and explore the composition of a photo, magazine or image from another artist’s work. I’m not really sure why but I remembered the fun work of Beryl Cook, a British illustrator known for her amusing look at social groups and individuals, and how her… Continue reading Exercise: Image Development – Project Visual properties

Diary

Picasso or bust! A flying trip to Barcelona and the Picasso museum

Last week I was lucky enough to spend a few days soaking up the delights of Barcelona. Having visited almost 20 years ago, I was surprised how much it had changed. I was keen to visit at least one museum and gave the Picasso Museum ago. I have seen many of Picasso’s works in various… Continue reading Picasso or bust! A flying trip to Barcelona and the Picasso museum