Chris Glynn illustrating complex ideas

Chris Glynn’s talk on illustrating complex ideas was difficult in all honesty to interpret  but in my own understanding the topic of illustration was to show the nature of being an artist not just as your career but how this will effect and change your life. Chris demonstrated the idea of illustrating ideas from different…

UNDERSTANDING ARGUMENT with Jon Clarkson

In today’s final key skill constellation Jon Clarkson we focused on the topic on understanding arguments an important part of not just a key area of the layout of my essay for the baby cage but also a key part of being an artist when critique your own work or the work of another existing…

ceramic workshop outcomes

ceramics workshop outcomes including slip casted bottle mould casts of objects and collection of kiln fired objects

DR Mahnaz Shah the literal and the phenomenal in Art and Design

Mahnaz Shahs lecture today focused on the creative factors used in language and making processes within your subject field,Mahnah explained how these factors can give your work different meanings that you or anyone looking at your work may or may not have seen which is a key part of being an artist that isn’t as…

REFLECTION and EVALUATION with Ashley Morgan

In today’s key skills constellation talk with Ashley Morgan we were reflecting on our study’s so far in regards to our first brief getting to know more about other members of our constellation group and highlighting what we believe are our strengths and weaknesses and how we think we are doing along with other tasks…

small metals workshop outcomes

spot-welded metalwork pewter casts of plaster carving in block experiments with materials on wooden boards experiments with metal

DR Natasha Mayo the sensorial object – curation of an exhibition

Natasha Mayo’s lecture today focused on the idea of exhibitions which will be part of our 3rd year final show, and the concept as makers that academically down the route of exhibitions we would have a better understanding of layout due to our academic study s than  someone who works within an exhibition and has…

Cath Davies teenage kicks

Cath Davies’s talk today focused on the emphasis that is being looked for when writing our first draft on the baby cage essay due in December, to highlight how to give meaning to your arguments and to be able to effectively show these arguments and create an conclusion that summons up opinion on the matter….

Catherine Finch seeking controversy in the library

Catherine Finch’s talk on controversy in the library highlighted the key points needed to be taken into consideration when discussing the controversy behind the baby cage for the essay deadline in December. Catherine highlighted how to use the resources within the library as well as the electronic sources explained in a previous key skills talk…

ESSAYS and Referencing with Morag Colquhoun

In today’s key skills constellation talk with Morag Colquhoun as individual groups were tasked with analysing an existing I believe dissertation essay from a 3rd year student from a past illustration student at Cardiff met focusing on the topic of reviewing the social impact of vampires through all the different forms of media such as…