Amber Crittenden~Assignment #7

Conservative/radical Depression/Elation

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Amber Crittenden~Assignment #12

Amber Crittenden~Assignment #12

The concept behind my poster design comes from my love for the typography portion of the course. Having a background in street art I have a passion for painting words and letters. I found that since taking this course I […]

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Amber Crittenden~Assignment #11

Amber Crittenden~Assignment #11

  This hierarchical grid is successful because it allows for a natural flow of information in the title with room for an image or illustration in the lower third of the grid. This hierarchal grid is successful because the page […]

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Amber Crittenden~Assignment 10

Amber Crittenden~Assignment 10

Today I spent all day on Stz’uminus First Nation territory doing a medicinal plant walk with Auntie Delores Louie, who is a resident elder at VIU. I was grateful for having spent such a wonderful day learning about indigenous plants and […]

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Amber Crittenden~Assignment #9

Amber Crittenden~Assignment #9

I really wish my camera was able to portray my piece a little clearer to show the gold details I have included. I won’t be in class this week so this was the best photo I could take. Fonts used: […]

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Amber Crittenden~Assignment #8

Amber Crittenden~Assignment #8

I absolutely love this Graffiti Classic font by Robert Arnow (2015).  

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Amber Crittenden~Assignment #6

Amber Crittenden~Assignment #6

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Amber Crittenden~Show and Tell

Amber Crittenden~Show and Tell

For my show and tell presentation I wanted to share a little about an artist I really enjoy. Brian Jungen is an artist from BC and is of Swiss and Dene Za First Nation decent. Jungen attended the Emily Carr Institute of […]

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Amber Crittenden~Assignment #5

Amber Crittenden~Assignment #5

Left to right/top to bottom (1-10). This assignment was definitely similar to the 30 circle exercise we did in class last week. I found myself wracking my brain just as much but liked that I wasn’t being timed to complete […]

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Amber Crittenden~Assignment #4

Amber Crittenden~Assignment #4

From the top to the bottom: Bright, fast, heavy and lost. For the bright lines I was inspired by rays of sun, as was a common theme I saw from other classmates. My fast representation has inspiration from cars zooming […]

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