My tabloids arrived today! The colours came out very nicely the 55gsm paper, and I love the added newspaper-esque black tab in the top corner of each page. It will be very interesting to see how they work in a gallery environment. I hope that what I have planned for them is successful. The size… Continue reading Tabloid!
After looking at newspaperclub’s guidelines on printing, I have re-edited my tabloid according to their format (which has slightly different dimensions to the tabloid dimensions I’d been using).This was not a huge problem as all I needed to do was download the website’s template onto indesign and paste my images onto it. One thing that… Continue reading Tabloid: Final Stages of Editing
After a Tutorial with Amelia, she suggested rather than using all one grey, use multiple greys eye-dropped from various existing ones that already exist in the image. After making these changes I have come back with this mockup: I believe that using a variety of greys like this has given more life to the images, and… Continue reading Tabloid Progress Continued 2
As stated in my previous post, I realised that the grey I had digitally added didn’t suit the rest of the image, so I’ve since changed this to a new grey. Despite thinking this is better, I still believe there’s something not quite right about the way it looks with the rest of the image. Firstly,… Continue reading Tabloid Progress Continued
Now that I have finished the painted part of my tabloid creation process, I am now onto the stage of editing the pages on the computer. My tutor suggested colouring in some areas in grey to give the images a little more depth, which I have tried doing here: I feel that I have not… Continue reading Tabloid Progress
The first opening night for our Within Without exhibition was a resounding success! After plenty of promotion on social media and via the posters that Paperarts Bristol provided us, we had a bustling interest throughout the evening. I was incredibly happy to receive a positive reaction for my four little books, which I hung up… Continue reading Bristol Exhibition: Within Without
To start off the tabloid creation process, I have created a plan using photocopies of the comics I want to use from my books. Making this plan for my tabloid has been a great help to get an understanding of the pacing and flow of the publication as a whole. Remaking the comics also gives me… Continue reading Tabloid Plan