Summing Up 2019

Before this course, I had no experience with industrial design or building things. Coming from a media design major, I have had experience with designing posters, magazines, ads and brand…

Main Project Report 1: Bauhaus Shelf

My final project’s vision was to create a shelf that had a terrarium inside of it with a bauhaus aesthetic. First, I found a bauhaus design that I wanted to…

Main Project Final Stretch

I am fairly on schedule with my bauhaus shelf. I have everything I need besides the terrarium aspects which I plan to get this weekend. After this weekend, I will…

Construction Timeline: Bauhaus Shelf

I’m making a shelf that will be mounted on the wall and will have a terrarium incorporated into it. The idea is finalized, I just have to make it now…

Project Aesthetic Compared to 20th Century Designs

My current aesthetic is Bauhaus. Some aspects of Bauhaus design are neutral colors, no unnecessary decoration and grids. My aesthetic compared to other 20th century designs are very different. Bauhaus…

Design Review: Bauhaus Shelf

For my final project, I am making a shelf that has a terrarium incorporated into it. The shelf will be attached to the wall and will have room to hold…

Top Constraints

So I am not completely sure what I want to make but I know my aesthetic. I am thinking about taking a piece of layout design from the Bauhaus aesthetic…

Main Project Inspiration

Bauhaus design has always interested me because when it was introduced in the 1920s, it looked different from any other design movement that has happened in the past. It introduced…

Skill Sets and Personal Aspirations

I love to design basically anything I can. Specifically, I love to design layouts, ads, websites, logos and brands. I am a junior studying media design with a minor in…

Upcycle Final Report: Wine Rack

Vision and Inspiration  For my upcycle project, I decided to make a wine rack. My inspiration came form the Industrial aesthetic. I really liked how in the aesthetic, there were…

Upcycle Inspo

The inspiration for my project came mostly from the materials I had. It is interesting to think back on the project because I never really had that “ah ha!” moment…

Wine Bottle Holder

I was throwing a lot of ideas around about what I should create for the upcycle project. I knew I had and an old wood palette in my backyard and…

Retro Futurism

Retro Futurism refers to the creative trend from the 1940s-1960s that depicted the future. It “explores themes of tension between past and future, and between the alienating and empowering effects…