Displaying my Data FMP

At this point I decided that I will be observing people, and then selecting the one piece of clothing or accessory that represents them the best. I decided to record this by sketching the outline of a figure, repeating it, and then using it as a template to draw on. I then recorded the clothes …

The Next Step FMP

After my visit to the Design Museum turned out to be less useful and relevant then I had intended I was left feeling really quite stuck. I needed a direction to start working towards my final outcome and I needed to find one quickly. Looking back on what I had done already, I had alot …

Looking At You – FMP Contextual References

Over these two researching weeks my main focus has been drawing people on site, so my contextual references are illustrators and designers who also do alot of this. Obviously the majority do do this anyway, but i’m focusing on the ones who’s work has really stood out to me, or has direct links to my FMP. The first illustrator I looked …

Looking at You – FMP Symbols

The second part of my action plan involved beginning to research into symbols so yesterday I visited the Design museum in hope of viewing the work of graphic designers who use symbols, to give me inspiration. However I was very disappointed to find that there was a very limited amount of this kind of work …

Looking At You – FMP Week 1

I began the week by beginning to sketch people wherever I went, noting down the time, the place and distinctive things that may give clues about their personality. However it became apparent quickly that when I have time to sketch it was on things like public transport, meaning all of the people were acting quite …

FMP- What Is It made of?

Initial Idea : Exploring ‘Character’ The Idea What do you know about the subject? To me character means the elements that make up someone or something; like their personality, appearance or traits. If someone is referred to as ‘a character’ it often means someone who stands out against the others. The characters in a book …