Work Experience Project Review

Despite not having the best of luck I really enjoyed my placement at Wild Creations and will hopefully be able to go back in the foreseeable future. I learnt many things while on placement such as when a heat gun drops dont try to grab it or you’ll regret it and you’re buggered due to…

Touch Trust

Touch Trust is a charity centred in the heart of Cardiff Bay that helps and supports the families and the individuals that suffer with learning disabilities and other such conditions that make it difficult to interact with others, but thanks to Touch Trust this is no longer the case. The Trust gets individuals involved through…

Peach in the Millennium Centre

From the 30th of March to the 1st of April myself, Will, Shannen and Adele’s set for James and the Giant Peach was exhibited in the Wales Millennium Centre. The set was part of the display for a charity by the name of Touch Trust for their performance via musical interaction of the film James…

Fimo Characters

With the exhibition finished at the Marriott I am pleased to have finally finished the work relating to the project. The fact that they remained in tact hopefully through the night has been a big relief to me, I admit that I really would need a lot longer to get a amazing look for them…

Feedback from Faking IT

I am really happy with the feedback from Bethan regarding the Faking IT project, makes you want to do it again he says trying not to laugh like a maniac. It was really surprising to me that the project was solely in the good as I think everyone in the group would honestly say they…

figure woes

With the deadline for faking it now over i do regret that the figures are not to the best standard i know i can achieve. The models were made with a wire armature model with plaster and paper applied to create the thickness. As these models would be displayed towards the top of the model…

Setting up under the stairs (Faking it)

At this point the four of us pulled together what we had done at the time ready to mock setup to work out how things were going to go Adele – brought the peach and the floor panel with imagery attached Will – brought the parts of the building that were completed and sanded Shannen…

Visual evidence of setting up (Faking IT)

The lighting setup behind fabric print by Adele At this point in time the figures were drying off and this is why they were not displayed on the model. and this was before the empire building had been brought over to the space from the Product Design Studio

Second week Breakdown

Much like last week finding the balance of juggling all the projects is not easy and things aren’t exactly running as smoothly as hoped here’s the low down :- Bams – the silicone moulds are finishing off and the wax casts will be put together hopefully by the end of this week – the wax…

Visiting the Mariott (Faking IT)

Today as the representative of the group I visited the MarriottĀ Hotel to get an idea of the spaces in the location that would be suitable for the ideas that we had at this early stage. There wasn’t much arguing over where everyone wanted to go and we pretty much all settled and agreed with a…