Airport Icons, Development Phase.

For my Final Major Project in BA Hons graphic design I decided to take on the challenge of developing a new wayfinding system for international airports, and possibly more specifically London’s Heathrow. This will include signage layout design, Icon development, Typeface development / exploration and a small promotional campaign. I thought I would share some…

Icon Concepts & Ideas

Just a very quick post showing where I’m currently aiming my thoughts. I’ve progressed onto thinking about how icon’s should be made up. Circle, square? Pointed edges or rounded? Border or not? All these questions I have to ask myself. I have also been toying with the idea of using a similar system to the…

Cardiff Half Marathon Brief Reflection!

I started this brief with quite high expectations, the main thought I had was “surely it can’t be too hard to design something simple and relevant” how wrong I was, got discovered rather quickly. I struggled with the concept of simplicity, it is amazing how much harder it is to simplify an idea, rather than…

Barnardos Icon…No.2 Complete!

Well… after much worrying about getting at least one more icon finished and sent off to the Barnardos/Cardiff Half Marathon competition, I managed to get my act together and complete the design of number 2 (number 2 also being the final one I am going to send to them). Lately I have got very involved in personal ventures…