MDM Design Studio Day 1

Yes, it begins. There are actually a few people from other degrees in this final studio for the Masters of Design at UNSW Art & Design (formally COFA). One Master of Art and two of us from the…


Deskosaur Project

This is a quick post with some pics showing some of the pieces I contributed to the Deskosaur project which was for a desk organiser system which required designing, modelling and then building to…


Design and Complete a Game

With my final course in the MDM kicking off tomorrow night I will need to work pretty hard on a specific project. There are so so many things that would be great fun to do while being hard and I…


DA splendours

One of the great art communities is the might of Deviant Art where artists of all talent levels can be found. I love having so so much inspiration in one place that I thought I might throw a few…


High School Drama Zombie Golems

While brainstorming mechanics for the Golems game we were talking through the notion that the protagonists were busy with other aspects of their lives while also trying to assemble golems. We…


Golem Gender

I have on multiple occasions wondered how people perceive the gender of simple faces like a smiley. I think that the more generic the rendition is, the more strictly gender neutral it is that I would…


Nurturing Golems and Games

While doodling away with another Golem which just happened to be a rather heart-shaped fellow, I was thinking about games and conflict and caring. Anyone who has played board games will know that…


Doom Golems

As I think a little more about how a cooperative game of quirky golems going out to defend the 'base' for the players I was thinking about doooom. We played a nice family game or Red November last…


Go Golems

A little more concept sketching and thinking about the idea from yesterdays post last night. The idea of the dance studio feels a touch forced and maybe can just be a layer that is added later on…


Dance Golems Idea

In thinking about concepts that might end up forming the basis for my MDM course starting in a few weeks I had this little idea over the weekend. Dance Golems would revolve around a dance studio with…