GDD710 Week 2: Creativity

Image credit: @zgc1993 This week’s challenge activity was to transform a piece of media into a new artefact, using one of the techniques discussed in the week’s readings. As much as it pains me to admit, I failed this challenge. The existing media that I chose to modify was Eric Clapton’s 1992 acoustic rendition ofContinue reading “GDD710 Week 2: Creativity”

GDD710 Week 1: Orientation

Image credit: Jametlene Reskp SITREPs & Pledges. For the first post of my critical reflective journal, I thought it would be appropriate to take inventory, of sorts. I’d like to log my knowledge of user experience design and product development, in both an industrial and academic capacity.  My studies in psychology and creative writing, and myContinue reading “GDD710 Week 1: Orientation”

Weekly Challenge 1: Magpie Hoard

The first weekly challenge of the course was as follows: Use objects from around your home to create a custom avatar of yourself. The objects selected should not be random: they must tell a story or mean something to you. There are no other rules and you are encouraged to get visual and have someContinue reading “Weekly Challenge 1: Magpie Hoard”