British Legion Poppy Appeal: Launch Day at the Skatepark

The final outcome of the British legion Poppy Appeal project was to decorate the bowls of the skate park in Hereford with Poppy designs to celebrate the 2017 launch for the county. After surveying the area for a final time, we decided as a group to focus on the smaller of the remaining bowls as the … Continue reading British Legion Poppy Appeal: Launch Day at the Skatepark

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British Legion Poppy Appeal: Ideas and Designs

During testing of materials it became apparent that simple shapes were the most successful so I have designed a simplified poppy head design that is still recognisable as a poppy but works well as a stencil. I have been experimenting more with the idea of  giving the poppies bodies and legs. To start I gave … Continue reading British Legion Poppy Appeal: Ideas and Designs

British Legion Poppy Appeal: Art at the skatepark

After an in class discussion about how best to illustrate poppies, we all drew various ways depicting them and came up with some ideas about how to unify ideas and what we could do as a backup in case it is raining on the day. I am still interested in using figures within the imagery; … Continue reading British Legion Poppy Appeal: Art at the skatepark

British Legion Poppy Appeal: Art at the Skatepark

We have been asked by the British Legion, to decorate the skate-park in Hereford with illustrations of poppy's for the launch of the counties poppy appeal on October 27th. On Wednesday 4th October we visited the location for a briefing with a member of the British Legion, to gain more understanding of the project and … Continue reading British Legion Poppy Appeal: Art at the Skatepark