Media Art Nexus
3840 x 480 pixels
LED 15m by 2m
North Spine Plaza Media Art Nexus
18 November 2018
Application of pattern
Digital Pattern Book
Development of papercuts into larger, complex compositions
After scanning, I digitized the shapes in photoshop.
After digitizing each composition, I tried to break them up to smaller motifs to try repeating the pieces.
I also tested cropping some of the bigger compositions to play with the layout.
More exploration to follow!
Theme: Nursery rhymes
Moodboard 1: Cute illustrations of nursery rhymes
Using colour pencils or oil pastels to create textures that resembles children’s drawings of familiar characters in nursery rhymes
initial thumbnail sketches
digitally enhanced color pencil sketches
Illustration two ways
Moodboard 2: Abstract papercuts
Using shapes and composition to translate the vibrant, rhythmic, whimsical nursery rhymes
In the end I went with this moodboard.