Day: June 3, 2018

End of Week Two

End of Week Two

During this week we had to complete several assignments. The first task was to recreate our favorite book cover. Personally, I am not a huge reader so this made choosing from books much easier. The book cover that I recreated was If I Stay by […]

Monroe’s Alternate History

Monroe’s Alternate History

Marilyn Monroe, the iconic “blonde bombshell,” sadly passed from an overdose on the barbiturate, a sleeping medication. If this media figure would not have passed away at the young age of 36 she would have grown her name and fame to be more grand. Marilyn […]

Creative Cover

Creative Cover

Having recently read the book If I Stay by Gayle Forman, I figured it would be a interesting book cover to recreate. During the entire book, I was captivated by its content! To redesign this cover, I used the tool Canva, this tool allows for easy additions of text and clip art. Using the exiting image on the front cover, I added text and a speech bubble. Once the design was to my liking I added a filter over the entire image to make it look more consistent. Without this additional filter, the speech bubble was overwhelmingly bright. Recreating this book cover was a challenge, since there is are several versions of the cover. This design assignment was inspired by create your favorite book cover.

Tattoos & Contrast

Tattoos & Contrast

Compasses; they are used to tell us what direction we were headed. In today’s world we have applications such as Siri or Waze to guide us around. What inspired the compass tattoo was my area of study. Currently, I am studying Geography and Geographic Information […]