NESTA – Business Idea

After the initial introduction to Nesta, we then went on to some exercices in how you evaluate the worth of your business and what changes and threats it may come under. We were allowed to pick any business that we wanted – Mike told us someone last year did the exercises on an artisan bakery, … Continue reading

Design & The Market

This year in uni I chose the Design & The Market module which has been underway for a couple of weeks now. As someone who studies Graphic Design, I felt it was important to know more about the creative industry I am going to enter, and in a matter of words, become the product I … Continue reading

GSA Pecha Kucha VII

Pecha Kucha VII poster

On Wednesday night, I went to the GSA Pecha Kucha VII.  Craig and Marina had told me such good things about the recent similar night that Creative Dundee had held and I was gutted to have missed it, so jumped at the chance when I saw the Glasgow event.  They held it in the students … Continue reading

Illustrations by Russ Mills

Not much reading going on in ‘Reading Week’ for me, but a lot of time spent browsing around other blogs and finding some interesting work to share with you guys.  Came across this chap Russ Mills, whose collection of work you can find at byroglyphics.com.  His illustrations concentrate mostly on people, but work other aspects … Continue reading

Works by Jimmy Turrell

Thanks to the Creative Review blog on record sleeves of the month, I’ve been introduced to the works of Jimmy Turrell.  I’ve included some of my favourite images below for you to see some of his amazing prints for sleeves, books and exhibitions.  Clearly a lover of collage and screen printing, these pieces have such … Continue reading