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Visual Vocabulary CD

    This is my visual vocabulary project; the purpose of this piece was to create an imagery based dictionary that defined various elements and principals of design. I constructed a foldable cd case holder made out of card stock to envelope … Continue reading

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Phenakistascope Project

     This is my phenakistascope project; a phenakistascope project is an early animation device that used a spinning disk of sequential images and the persistence of vision principle to create an illusion of motion. I made it themed around the … Continue reading

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Visual Vocabulary #7

Value: The lightness or darkness of a colour. Value is also called Tone Size: 48 inch Medium: Charcoal Date: 10 / 23 / 14 Unity: Visual linking of various elements of the work. Size: 10 x 13 inch Medium: Graphite … Continue reading

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Visual Vocabulary #6

Harmony:Visually satisfying effect of combining similar, related elements. Size: 7 x 10 inch Medium: Graphite Pencil Date: 11 / 23 / 14 Dominance:Counteracting confusion and monotony; power and influence over something else. Size: 7 x 10 inch Medium: Pen Date: 11 … Continue reading

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Visual Vocabulary #5

Repetition: The action of repeating something that has already been said or written. Size: 7 x 10 inch Medium: Pen Date: 11 / 10 / 14 Contrast:The juxtaposition of opposing element. Size: 7 x 10 Medium: Pen Date: 11 / … Continue reading

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Visual Vocabulary #4

Gradation: Size and direction produce linear perspective. Size: 7 x 10 Medium: Pencil Date: 11/ 4 / 14 Balance: An even distribution of weight enabling someone or something to remain upright and steady. Size: 7 x 10 Medium: Pencil Date: … Continue reading

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Biomorphic Animal Project

  This is my Biomorphic Animal project; the objective of the assignment was to create an animal that was combined with an inanimate object in order to bring life into it. The idea I had was to fuse a pig … Continue reading

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