Composition Techniques for Graphic Design 2
Deconstruct and Rebuild an Image
Try breaking up an image into its basic parts and then reorganize its shapes into a new design. Picasso and Braque were the first artists to use this technique in a style of art called Cubism. Designers often pinch good ideas from the fine arts.
Develop a Playful Imagination
Here the image is reconstructed as a nursery jigsaw. A playful imagination is a must when exploring ideas.
Switch Positive to Negative
Try changing the image to generate an idea. A switch from positive to negative provides a spark of inspiration......
One idea often leads to another......
Our sad and happy faces outline the objective of every Customer Services Department - to turn angry frowns into sunny smiles.
A set of traffic lights that reflect the driver's emotions.