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BCM302

Here To Provide You With a Service (PITCH)

The Creatives Services team (name to change) is made by students for anyone in need of navigating the social media and digital world or wanting to expand their creative horizons.  In a management role, we hope to create a firm base for future students to hopefully be able to continue for years to come.  As […]

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VCD101

Reflection: Task 2

This project was a great way to practice the design process. Through each stage, I utilised this to effectively make my way through the collage, monogram and booklet design. There was a series of challenges and design hoops I had to jump through to create the final products, but I am quite happy with how […]

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VCD101

Monograms

Monograms are a form of design that has been around since approximately 350BC. The first monogram was presented on coins. Monograms are described as the common use of initials, consisting of 2 or more letters, these letters are usually joint or intertwined. Monograms have developed over the years and are now commonly used in branding, […]

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VCD101

Discussing Quotes

“Computers are to design as microwaves are to cooking” Milton Glaser  The logo is an identifier but it’s also something that stands in for who you are. Steven Heller ​​Working within the constraints of a problem is part of the fun and challenge of design. Ellen Lupton Graphic design is a popular art and a […]

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VCD101

Significant Designers: David Carson & Aleksander Rodchenko

Throughout various art and design movements there have been significant designers that have paved the way for how we visual, design and create.  David Carson Davis Carson is known for being a postmodernism (grunge) designer, so much so that he was nicknamed the ‘Godfather of grunge’. Carson is a graphic designer from America, who is […]

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VCD101

Historical Context

In the history of art, there have been continuous changes and developments that have led us to the design practices we know and love in today’s society. Art movements can be described as a ‘period when popular art shares similar styles.’ Throughout the 20th century, these are a few of the most influential design practices.  […]

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BCM325

Social By Tori: A Contextual Report

Social by Tori is primarily an Instagram page which focuses on social media practices and creative design. This digital artefact is here to be able to assist small businesses, creators and social media users in further expanding their online persona and presence. Moving into the TikTok platform to be able to share and produce content […]

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BCM325

Social By Tori: The Process

Over the Autumn Semester 2022, Social By Tori is starting to find its feet. My plan right now is to try my best to continue to grow, post and share for years to come. The process I went through (and still working on) started like this… Project Ideation Social by Tori was technically already in […]

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BCM325

#LIVETWEETINGTORI

A little insight into how my experience with live-tweeting went in the second half of the semester: During these weeks live-tweeting was a very up and down experince for me.. from being sick or just loosing motivation as the semester went on, and then really enjoying some of the films we watched. Alita Battle Angel […]

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BCM300

BTS: First To Fame

First To Fame is a board game based on social media and the gaining of followers that occurs for influencers. The first ideation step left me and my team members brainstorming ideas and concepts for the game. Phoebe and I got to the point where we are just yelling back and forth about styles, game […]