To be a designer, one would have to be able to observe, understand and reflect. Life painting and drawing can always be a good exercise. Check out some of my works using charcoal and pencil.
To be a designer, one would have to be able to observe, understand and reflect. Life-paintings and life-drawings are always be good exercises. They can also be a way for us to relax, where artists often get into “flow” and let their eyes to see: the shapes, the forms, the colors, the contrasts. Sometimes, visuals are taken back to the most basic forms, where their contextual meanings diminish and new one begin to burgeon. A still image arouse the creative side of us. It is not too abstract to talk to its audience but yet the lack of contexts encourage them to think. What have happened to this “man”, “woman” or “this set”? It is always an interesting practice and there are often no right or wrong answers.
Typography is what sets a professional apart. Skills like kerning and leading are essentials. During the completion BFA design program, I typeset one of the chapter 7 of The Seven Champions of Typography for the typography class.
Located next to the Honolulu International Airport, Mapunapuna is an industrial area that holds a great deal of potential. A booklet along with 3 posters were designed to address the idea of how public and private space is defined.
Each candidate advocate his/her own identity in the design industry with advertising stationary includes business logo, business cards, postcard, thank-you card, contract forms, envelopes and stickers.