7

Only a few days to go until the viva, and it is safe to say that I am not confident. My tutor told me to develop one concept as much as possible rather than completing more ideation tasks. There is a decent amount of work to do between today and next week and I am […]

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Convergent

Space saving, According to Google, the above term is defined as: occupying little space; enabling the available space to be used economically As such my furniture needs to be something carefully constructed & designed that takes up little space yet functional when needed. I was introduced, well not introduced but reminded of a keyword to […]

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Divergent

My first review took place after a change of tutors. It went well and I learned new things as well as gaining a new directive. My water lily concept was proven to contain a key flaw which means that I need to either improve on it or go back to the drawing board. I chose the […]

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Page 5

Many sketches were created for my tutor’s Wednesday review. The feedback received was positive. There were comments made on the pages of sketches I had presented, more specifically ‘page 5’. My tutor had praised the concepts on that page as something which was a testament as to why I am on the course.  This left me feeling really […]

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Flowering sucess

This mornings tutorial was quite a pleasant one. I showed my sketches and concepts to my tutor and he really liked the designs that push the boundaries. To be more specific, he quite liked concepts with floral influences and discussed further development processes. We also discussed developing 2 additional ideas to see where they would take […]

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Furniture Surveillance

After conducting research, I have found myself confused how to use it and where to go. The initial concepts of a wall divider have been somewhat of a narrow-minded approach to the needs of an innovative piece of furniture. After meeting with my tutor, he has instructed me to be more ambitious and design say […]

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Wall + Chair = WAir

Wair oh wair do I have space for my chair? Ok I am consciously spelling the word wrong (duh). Designing space saving objects (and reading some books) have garnered an idea of a wall partition which can double up as a piece of furniture. While reading the book ‘designs for small spaces’ by Jennifer Hudson, she […]

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