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Visual Design

 
 

Visual Visionaries

Responsive Web + Mobile, Layout

 
 
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Challenge

In this class project, my task was to tell the life story of prolific American graphic designer Paula Scher - in a six page print piece and a responsive website.

Outcome

I sifted through Scher’s long career to write original copy of her story. I then translated her signature style to three spreads and created a responsive website in HTML/CSS. My class compiled our projects in an anthology called Visual Visionaries. More process here.

 
 

Print Spreads

 
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Desktop & Mobile Website

 
 

Process

More process can be found here.

 
Adjusting my code to create a responsive mobile version.

Adjusting my code to create a responsive mobile version.

Going to the source! I followed in Scher’s footsteps by scanning letters from Rob Roy Kelly’s American Woodtype book. I digitized them to be part of

Going to the source! I followed in Scher’s footsteps by scanning letters from Rob Roy Kelly’s American Woodtype book. I digitized them to be part of

 
 
 
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Part of my research involved creating a screenprint with the tools of the project - HTML/CSS and Wood Type specimens.

More process here.