Independent Study in Graphic Design

Jo Ninham

Current web design trends

“Make it big” at the moment seems to be the most important principle of web design. The homepage consists of just a few words overlaid on an image or a … Continue reading

March 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

The different stages

Phase 1: Research, Vision and Design Brief Depending on the depth of research and the size of the company. It is the most crucial part of the process. How is … Continue reading

March 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

More than a name: An introduction to Branding – Melissa Davis

Defining Branding – 25 “Over time, brands have become important as they set an expectation of quality or price” Brands exist wherever there is a competitive marketplace. They help to … Continue reading

March 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Is there a future for television branding?

Does anyone watch idents anymore with streaming and downloads? Do they still have a place or are they a lost art form? Is the solution to make some character based … Continue reading

March 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Navigation development

I have sketched out properly what the navigation will look like and the path the blocked colours will take. I want the background colour to follow the theme. I dont … Continue reading

March 16, 2015 · Leave a comment


Typography is the art and technique of arranging type. ┬áMost people do not think about typography and they do not understand the psychological effect it has in relation to conveying … Continue reading

March 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

On screen typography navigation initial ideas

Some initial sketches of how the on screen typography navigation could look.. I dont want it to outpower what is actually playing on screen, so a subtle design is probably … Continue reading

March 12, 2015 · Leave a comment