Eco Warrior Merchandise.

Over the past weeks i have been so engrossed in designing cards, magazines and websites that the idea of merchandise didn’t enter my mind, but lucky, Hannah (member of the group) did, and she came up with some great ideas.

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these ideas could sell to adults and kids alike. There could even be much more such as sweets, watches, necklaces, soft toys etc. The possibilities really are endless.

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Typography Design Included into Top Trumps Cards.

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As we finally decided on a typography design and an eco warriors logo was created, it was time to bring this design into our top trump card designs, here is the finished design.

Typography

For our Typography project we are based in our Jellyfish world so first off i had wanted to create and research type based around sea life and creatures.

I found a few on the internet and took inspiration from them such as this one.

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i quite liked this idea but decided not to opt for it or develop it further as our project wasn’t based on sealife, it was a world within in a jellyfish.

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I also liked the idea of using letters to create an image like the letters w-h-a-l-e has to create the shape of a whale. However, doing this to create a jellyfish with its many wobbling limbs would be incredibly difficult and so i decided to move on from this idea as well.

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I decided to create this design based on a basic wavy type and adding this tentacle idea to it. However to do this in a full comic book or for a full deck of cards would be difficult and hard to read.

I decided to focus more closely on basic comic book style types/fonts and will then discuss with the group and take on board all of their designs.

This first design is a basic thick comic style

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this design is a much thinner style but still keeping within the comic styling.

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The following designs i wanted to look more hand drawn or ‘sketched’ which i quite like the design of. 20131215_203909 20131215_203921 20131215_2039140

As i had done a very thin design i wanted to make quite a fat rounded design and came up with this, i feel it also looks quite science fiction. 20131215_2039222

 

Once designing the top trump eco warrior cards begins we will have a much better understanding of typography and how we wish to proceed.