AS A2 Graphic Design

Series of support and guidance, tutorials providing support to achieve the AS or A2 graphic design.

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AS Level Graphic Design making an Interactive book

  Starter Session How far does your creativity go? (15 minutes) The exercise below was created by Panamericana School of Art and Design to encourages people everywhere to test their creativity. Now it your turn; The objective is to draw as many things as possible that originate from X’s or O’s. http://frankcurkovic.edublogs.org/files/2009/05/howfardoescreativitygoo.pdf   Make an interactive book …

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Poster in the style of Stefan Sagmeister tutorial

Poster in the style of Stefan Sagmeister tutorial 1 – Download the picture bellow from https://unsplash.com/photos/r8m5YoqQqwM and open it in Photoshop. 2- Use Google search and find a poem on ageing 3-  Go to http://www.1001fonts.com/handwritten-fonts.htm and download Copy the fonts below: You Murderer BBbyBlambot Comic Fonts Eutemia IbyBoltCutterDesign 4- Install the fonts on your compute 5- Copy and paste …

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A Level Graphics Resources

Useful links: Fonts http://www.awwwards.com/100-greatest-… http://www.creativebloq.com/graphic-d… http://www.hongkiat.com/blog/free-fon… https://www.behance.net/gallery/Highe… https://www.behance.net/gallery/Stitc… https://www.behance.net/gallery/Mosai… http://www.webdesignerdepot.com/2013/… http://liagriffith.com/my-favorite-fr… http://www.creativebloq.com/typograph… http://pixelbuddha.net/freebie/bushcr… http://ohhellody.blogspot.pt/2013/05/… http://ohhellody.blogspot.pt/2013/07/… http://www.creativebloq.com/typograph… Mock-ups http://www.mockupworld.co/all-mockups/ http://www.cssauthor.com/free-mockup-templates-psd-designs/ https://uk.pinterest.com/DesignNord/mock-up-blank-packaging-templates/ http://www.techclient.com/free-product-packaging-mockup-psd/ http://uispace.net/ https://www.behance.net/collection/20880985/Best-Free-Mockup http://graphicburger.com/mock-ups/ http://www.pixeden.com/free-graphics http://p-px.com/ https://www.realthread.com/resources http://www.webdesignerdepot.com/2014/… http://www.webdesignerdepot.com/2014/… http://www.fusionplate.com/3024/free-logo-psd-mock-ups/ http://www.fusionplate.com/5207/33-free-psd-product-packaging-mock-up-templates/ http://www.invisionapp.com/do http://medialoot.com/free/ http://blog.spoongraphics.co.uk/articles/33-free-psds-to-mockup-your-packaging-designs Other Resources (Icons, patterns, etc) http://medialoot.com/item/free-flat-v… http://www.lindsayhorner.com/rough-en… http://www.webdesignerdepot.com/2013/… Inspiration https://www.behance.net/ https://dribbble.com/ http://www.onextrapixel.com/2014/04/1… http://bashooka.com/inspiration/moder… http://www.thisiscolossal.com/ http://www.verynicesites.com/ http://www.architecturendesign.net/25… http://gizmodo.com/heres-how-all-50-s… http://www.typographicposters.com/  

AS Graphics Book Cover Design Session Michelle Thompson

AS Graphics Book Cover Design Session Michelle Thompson Stater Session: What was the aim of the last session – Experimentation? SESSION PART 1  Research the work of Michelle Thompson (Book Covers) You are required to evaluate and interpret her work (your impressions) You are required to Analyse the work (composition, Format, lines, shapes, space, colours) …

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Different Art Movements AS & A2 Graphics

School of Surrealism Routed in Dadaism, surrealism started in France in the early 1920’s, surrealism is merging “the concious and the  unconscious” into a world of fantasy and dreams. Surrealists often play with metaphors, and juxtaposition of elements that don’t fit together, or even make you think of your own reality. Surrealism is a movement thriving …

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Making a simple typographic Poster Using Photoshop with a Photo for Graphics students level 2, 3 and AS level

This tutorial is quite simple you can use it with your theme in mind, you don’t have to use the picture of a person (anything will do). Open your image in Photoshop 2. unlock you image layer to unlock the layer just click on the padlock. You will notice the name of the layer changing to layer …

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