Author Archives: GilesWoodward

396 AVCI Course – College Bathroom Signage

396 Applied Visual Communication I Course taught at Medicine Hat College Class Assignment:  A semiotic study of Bathroom Signage Students were each allocation a pair of washrooms throughout the college campus. The task was to design new bathroom signage that specifically

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396 AVCI Course – College Bathroom Signage

396 Applied Visual Communication I Course taught at Medicine Hat College Class Assignment:  A semiotic study of Bathroom Signage Students were each allocation a pair of washrooms throughout the college campus. The task was to design new bathroom signage that specifically

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UPRISE Conference Speaker / Presenter & Design Awards Judge

UPRISE Conference Speaker / Presenter & Design Awards Judge UPRISE Annual Elevators Conference and Show September 17 & 18, 2010 Broadway Theatre, Saskatoon, SK. http://www.elevatorsawards.ca Started in 2008, GDC Elevators exists to encourage and showcase the forefront of Saskatchewan design work. A one-day graphic design conference and juried competition, open

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UPRISE Conference Speaker / Presenter & Design Awards Judge

UPRISE Conference Speaker / Presenter & Design Awards Judge UPRISE Annual Elevators Conference and Show September 17 & 18, 2010 Broadway Theatre, Saskatoon, SK. http://www.elevatorsawards.ca Started in 2008, GDC Elevators exists to encourage and showcase the forefront of Saskatchewan design work. A one-day graphic design conference and juried competition, open

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Fishten Design Studio Portfolio Archive

A communication design studio based in Calgary, Alberta. FISHTEN was founded in 2001 by Kelly Hartman & Giles Woodward. The Studio is unfortunately now closed. However an online archive of design work can be viewed at: http://www.fishten.net

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Fishten Design Studio Portfolio Archive

A communication design studio based in Calgary, Alberta. FISHTEN was founded in 2001 by Kelly Hartman & Giles Woodward. The Studio is unfortunately now closed. However an online archive of design work can be viewed at: http://www.fishten.net

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396 AVC I Localized Design Thinking Posters

396 Applied Visual Communications I Course taught in the Fall 2009 Semester at Medicine Hat College – Design For Social Cause Posters Students were given their own bulletin boards located throughout the college campus. Using ‘localized’ problem solving / perceptive thinking

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396 AVC I Localized Design Thinking Posters

396 Applied Visual Communications I Course taught in the Fall 2009 Semester at Medicine Hat College – Design For Social Cause Posters Students were given their own bulletin boards located throughout the college campus. Using ‘localized’ problem solving / perceptive thinking

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Diagrams: Innovative Solutions for Graphic Designers Book

Diagrams: Innovative Solutions for Graphic Designers By Carolyn Knight and Jessica Glaser ISBN: 9782888930617 Published by Rotovision 2009 Work by the Design Consultancy boing! appears in this book on page 88-89. This brochure had to present data concerning where graduates from De Montfort University in Lincoln England,

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Diagrams: Innovative Solutions for Graphic Designers Book

Diagrams: Innovative Solutions for Graphic Designers By Carolyn Knight and Jessica Glaser ISBN: 9782888930617 Published by Rotovision 2009 Work by the Design Consultancy boing! appears in this book on page 88-89. This brochure had to present data concerning where graduates from De Montfort University in Lincoln England,

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Business Cards 3 Book:
 Designs on Saying Hello

Business Cards 3: Designs on Saying Hello by Michael Dorrian and Liz Farrelly. ISBN 978 1 85669 589 3 Published June 2009. Business cards for the Fishten Design Studio appeared in this book.

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Business Cards 3 Book:
 Designs on Saying Hello

Business Cards 3: Designs on Saying Hello by Michael Dorrian and Liz Farrelly. ISBN 978 1 85669 589 3 Published June 2009. Business cards for the Fishten Design Studio appeared in this book.

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Asia Pacific Design No.4 Book

Asia Pacific Design No.4 Book By Various Authores Published by Sandu Cultural Media in 2009 ISBN: 978-988-17472-9-7 The following Fishten design work appears in this book on Pages: 153, Time & Distance 159, Pure Form 172, Efflorescence & Cards 174, Hand Read 175, Harder

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Asia Pacific Design No.4 Book

Asia Pacific Design No.4 Book By Various Authores Published by Sandu Cultural Media in 2009 ISBN: 978-988-17472-9-7 The following Fishten design work appears in this book on Pages: 153, Time & Distance 159, Pure Form 172, Efflorescence & Cards 174, Hand Read 175, Harder

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Vermillion Institute Nation Specific Identities

Vermillion Institute Nation Specific Identities A series of five nation-specific identities were developed for the Vermillion sustainability initiative. The individual identities must have a direct visual relationship with the master Vermillion identity while expressing relevant cultural significance for each country.

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Vermillion Institute Nation Specific Identities

Vermillion Institute Nation Specific Identities A series of five nation-specific identities were developed for the Vermillion sustainability initiative. The individual identities must have a direct visual relationship with the master Vermillion identity while expressing relevant cultural significance for each country.

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315 Typography II – Book Jacket Design

315 Typography II Course – Book Jacket Series Design – Class Assignment A D&AD student competition brief for UK publisher Faber & Faber. Through the use of typography create a series cover design for Faber Film’s range of books that reflects their

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315 Typography II – Book Jacket Design

315 Typography II Course – Book Jacket Series Design – Class Assignment A D&AD student competition brief for UK publisher Faber & Faber. Through the use of typography create a series cover design for Faber Film’s range of books that reflects their

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315 Typography II Course – Constructed Type

ARVC 315 Typography II Course – Constructed Typography: Class Assignment Students were required to define and frame a communication problem. With an emphasis upon typographic fluency the final solution had to be derived and constructed from materials found within the problem context itself. ie. using a localized strategy. A Poster and a Typeface were the required deliverables. The examples of student work shown here

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315 Typography II Course – Constructed Type

ARVC 315 Typography II Course – Constructed Typography: Class Assignment Students were required to define and frame a communication problem. With an emphasis upon typographic fluency the final solution had to be derived and constructed from materials found within the problem context itself. ie. using a localized strategy. A Poster and a Typeface were the required deliverables. The examples of student work shown here

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396 AVC I Course – Editorial Design

396 Applied Visual Communications I Course – Class Assignment: Editorial Design Students were asked to work in pairs to develop a renaming and rebranding for the Medicine Hat College Student Association Newspaper. The deliverables included an overall big idea for the publication: a new name, a masthead,

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396 AVC I Course – Editorial Design

396 Applied Visual Communications I Course – Class Assignment: Editorial Design Students were asked to work in pairs to develop a renaming and rebranding for the Medicine Hat College Student Association Newspaper. The deliverables included an overall big idea for the publication: a new name, a masthead,

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ARVC 396 I Course – Social Cause Bulletin Boards

ARVC 396 Applied Visual Communications I Course taught at Medicine Hat College – Class Assignment Students were each given a specific bulletin board around the college campus. The task was to design a memorable and interactive ‘poster’ to communicate a social issue

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ARVC 396 I Course – Social Cause Bulletin Boards

ARVC 396 Applied Visual Communications I Course taught at Medicine Hat College – Class Assignment Students were each given a specific bulletin board around the college campus. The task was to design a memorable and interactive ‘poster’ to communicate a social issue

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Real Magazine – Medicine Hat College

Medicine Hat College Real Magazine Volume 1, Issue 1 December 2009 Real people. Real stories. Real life. The mandate for real is to share news and information about the people; students, alumni, employees, and supporters; who make Medicine Hat College a vibrant place

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Real Magazine – Medicine Hat College

Medicine Hat College Real Magazine Volume 1, Issue 1 December 2009 Real people. Real stories. Real life. The mandate for real is to share news and information about the people; students, alumni, employees, and supporters; who make Medicine Hat College a vibrant place

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Master of Design Thesis – Process Exhibition

Anna Leonowens Gallery NSCAD University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, April, 2008 Master of Design Graduate Group Show Thesis Process Exhibition “The Vernacular: A visual enquiry into design process and strategy.” The exhibition included a thesis research map using post-it notes and a series of case studies

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Master of Design Thesis – Process Exhibition

Anna Leonowens Gallery NSCAD University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, April, 2008 Master of Design Graduate Group Show Thesis Process Exhibition “The Vernacular: A visual enquiry into design process and strategy.” The exhibition included a thesis research map using post-it notes and a series of case studies

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Design Elements Book

Design Elements: A Graphic Style Manual by Tim Samara ISBN-10: 1592532616 Publisher: Rockport 2007 Fishten design work is featured in this book on page 238. The featured work is a series of Business Cards for: Harder Lee Photography. More information about this project can be found at the Fishten Design

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Design Elements Book

Design Elements: A Graphic Style Manual by Tim Samara ISBN-10: 1592532616 Publisher: Rockport 2007 Fishten design work is featured in this book on page 238. The featured work is a series of Business Cards for: Harder Lee Photography. More information about this project can be found at the Fishten Design

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ARVC 213 Typography I Course Class Assignment – Expressive Word Signage

ARVC 213 Typography I Course Class Assignment – Expressive Word Signage Students were asked to express the meaning of a given word by using typography. Emphasis was placed upon using the following attributes: Cut, Weight, Size and Placement. The final

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ARVC 213 Typography I Course Class Assignment – Expressive Word Signage

ARVC 213 Typography I Course Class Assignment – Expressive Word Signage Students were asked to express the meaning of a given word by using typography. Emphasis was placed upon using the following attributes: Cut, Weight, Size and Placement. The final

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ARVC 213 Typography I Course – Letterform T-Shirt Design

ARVC 213 Typography I Course – Letterform Class Assignment Students were each given a different letter from the alphabet and a word beginning with that letter. The task: only using the initial letter students had to communicate the given word to a broad audience. The final solutions were printed onto

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ARVC 213 Typography I Course – Letterform T-Shirt Design

ARVC 213 Typography I Course – Letterform Class Assignment Students were each given a different letter from the alphabet and a word beginning with that letter. The task: only using the initial letter students had to communicate the given word to a broad audience. The final solutions were printed onto

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496 AVC II Course Packaging Design

ARVC 496 Applied Visual Communications II Course. Taught at Medicine Hat College Czech Republic Young Packaging Competition. Design Packaging, or an object of daily use, made predominantly of paper (or cardboard). Consider how the packaging could be used in some

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496 AVC II Course Packaging Design

ARVC 496 Applied Visual Communications II Course. Taught at Medicine Hat College Czech Republic Young Packaging Competition. Design Packaging, or an object of daily use, made predominantly of paper (or cardboard). Consider how the packaging could be used in some

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Esplanade Art Gallery – Identity System

Esplanade Art Gallery in Medicine Hat, AB required the development of a visual identity system. The gallery was suffering from a lack of cohesion and consistency across the multiple publications it produced. The Arts Centre also lacked any in-house design

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Esplanade Art Gallery – Identity System

Esplanade Art Gallery in Medicine Hat, AB required the development of a visual identity system. The gallery was suffering from a lack of cohesion and consistency across the multiple publications it produced. The Arts Centre also lacked any in-house design

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AIGA Design Archives

The following work was chosen as part of the AIGA 365: 26 Competition. View the work online at the AIGA Design Archive website. More information about the Fishten Design project Technologies of Tenderness can be found here at the Fishten Design Archive website.

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AIGA Design Archives

The following work was chosen as part of the AIGA 365: 26 Competition. View the work online at the AIGA Design Archive website. More information about the Fishten Design project Technologies of Tenderness can be found here at the Fishten Design Archive website.

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