Graphic Design

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 […]

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 […]

Design Video Reflection

Design Video Reflection

The following video is of Paula Scher presenting at the Serious Play conference in 2008.    During this video, the key point being made was in the difference between solemn and serious play. The idea of being ignorant of things creates serious play/work. Serious play is something […]

DesignBlitz

DesignBlitz

“Graphic design is a highly sought-after skill”, says Amy Copperman in her article 8 Basic Principles of Design. There are a few key factors that help graphic design look well organized and thought out. These 8 basic principles are Alignment, Hierarchy, Contrast, Repetition, Proximity, Balance, […]