On December 13, 2014, I stumbled across a little pop-up market at DUCTAC, Mall of the Emirates. I'd just gone there to return books to my library (it's called The Old Library, if anyone's interested, and it's fabulous). While I browsed the stands, this one caught my eye. Books - an easy way to get … Continue reading Stationery I love: Surat Journals, your little blank book
In Transit – the making of the cover and editor’s letter
In Transit - my dissertation project. A travel-based magazine which focuses on the lifestyle and culture of places abroad as well as hard-core travel. 1_-_new.pdf Download this file I won't lie: it was a horror designing the cover for In Transit. Anna and I had picked out a whole smorgasbord of images, but when we … Continue reading In Transit – the making of the cover and editor’s letter
Did You Make Your Vote Count?
Spread1_copy.pdf Download this file My 1200-1500 word piece for last semester's portfolio. I designed it for the dummy magazine I created, Cognition - a magazine for parents with special needs children. >Attaching the text in the designed spreads after this, just in case people don't want to/can't read the PDF above. Did You Make Your Vote Count? … Continue reading Did You Make Your Vote Count?
Having an Absolute Ball
spread2.pdf Download this file My 800-1000 word piece for last semester's portfolio. I designed it for the dummy magazine I created, Cognition - a magazine for parents with special needs children. Attaching the text in the designed spreads after this, just in case people don't want to/can't read the PDF above. Having … Continue reading Having an Absolute Ball
Cognition magazine cover
COVER.pdf Download this file The cover I designed for my dummy magazine Cognition for last semester. Image credit: Polly Tommey (who also gave me a brilliant interview for the magazine, which I will upload later)
Of Graphic Designers and Fonts
via magculture.com I love fonts. Not surprising though - I feel most journalists, especially magazine journalists, should have an inherent love for them I was reading We Love Magazines yesterday and I came across the story of David Carson (whom you can read more about if you click the shared image at the top … Continue reading Of Graphic Designers and Fonts