WEEKLY INSPIRATION – TYPOGRAPHIC LETTERS

November 13, 2017

This weeks inspiration is typographic letters based on electronics. Very creative concept behind the design, it allows us to look at type in other ways. The designs has experimented with different objects and combines them to create letters using the Helvetica font.

WEEKLY INSPIRATION – MINIATURE VIEWS

October 24, 2017

This week’s inspiration is designed by Monica Greenwald. Heather McGrath, a commercial photographer with a real interest for extreme landscapes and organic beauty.  The packaging for these sets of postcards feature imagery from photographer Heather McGrath. The concept was for the receiver to experience looking through a small window...

WEEKLY INSPIRATION – TYPOPOSTERS 017

October 15, 2017

This week’s inspiration is by Mohamed Samir. He is a multidisciplinary designer based in Dubai. He has worked for international magazines such as Adobe, IDI, Design Crowd along with the following clients: Pepsi, Mercedes and Visa. This project is Typography Posters that express Arabic words/phrases in 3D geometric forms....

THE FONT GAME

October 12, 2017

The Font Game is you versus 30 font samples to see who wins. While playing the game you are being timed, there is no time limit, however the faster and more accurate you are with your answers, the higher your total score. The Terminology Game works the same way,...

WEEKLY INSPIRATION – 506 Coffee

October 8, 2017

This week’s inspiration is from 506 Coffee. It is a coffee brand in Costa Rica, renowned for its delicious taste and high quality products. The design was inspired by the culture of indigenous Maleku of the county, whose designs emphasize the animals and the nature of Costa Rica. Design...

WEEKLY INSPIRATION – CURIOUS CUB

October 2, 2017

This week’s inspiration is from Curious Cub packaging that was designed by Vanessa Berglund, conceptual idea takes on a adorable sampler pack of honey. It is an illustrated, engraved wood carrier that holds three different varieties on honey. Each flavour features illustrations of the curious cub exploring the field of...

WEEKLY INSPIRATION – I CAN SPICE

September 25, 2017

Weekly inspiration for this week is from I Can Spice. It is based on the idea: let’s make cooking a new, exciting experience for everyone. The companies goal is to encourage people to experiment more in the kitchen. The designs have been split into different categories and have their own...

GDFS

September 22, 2017

Today in class, we had one of the Graphic Design Festival Scotland organisers come in and speak to us about the festival and how they came about. Two university students had both travelled all over Europe to attend design festivals and thought to themselves why do we not have...

WEEKLY INSPIRATION – ELO SOAPS

September 18, 2017

This week’s inspiration is from Elo Soaps. The soaps are 100% natural handmade soaps made from pure Greek olive oil. Elo logo uses a clean and elegant look that is made out of simple shapes and lines. Each of the illustrations on the soaps tell a different story based...

WEEKLY INSPIRATION – PARIS CONVENTION

September 11, 2017

This weeks inspiration is from the Paris Convention and Visitors Bureau. The illustrations were created by Vincent Mahe, one of the most Parisian illustrators to work with them. Vincent excels in transcribing everyday scenes, chewing them with humour and elegance. His drawings blend both clean lines and solid colours...