Category Archives: Assignments

Assignment 5: Applying the techniques of illustration and narrative – A day at the Races

…..illustrate a story for a magazine, the cover and several pages.  The cover picture will need some of the techniques of illustration that we have been studying.  So the whole assignment is a ‘narrative picture essay’ and the cover at least, … Continue reading

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Reflections and feedback on Assignment 4

I was very pleasantly surprised with my tutor’s feedback on assignment 4.  I had procrastinated for so long and in the end felt that I had to get it done and draw a line under it and maybe rushed the assignment … Continue reading

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Reflection on tutor feedback for Assignment 3

Feedback from my tutor came through the morning that I was going on holiday so I was able to go away on a high and start to think about the next part of the course.  As usual Pete has been supportive … Continue reading

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Reflections on assignement 3 – colour

Finally, almost a week late, I have sent in my submission for assignment 3.  At the start of this unit I looked at the content and thought I’d have it done in a couple of months as there seemed to … Continue reading

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Some of the pictures that didn’t make Assignment 2

When it comes to selecting images for my assignments I create a long list of pictures that I feel meet the criteria and then systematically whittle them down to the final few.  This post includes some of the pictures that … Continue reading

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Finally finished Assignment 2

This seems to have been a long haul but I have finally finished assignment 2 and am just putting the finishing touches to it before I email it to my tutor.  As always, I look at the photographs again and want … Continue reading

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Assignment 1 – Contrasts

You would have thought that with 21 categories to choose from, selecting 8 would not be a problem but finding suitably linked topics was not as easy as it may sound.  In fact looking back there are one or two … Continue reading

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