CONTACT Daniel Lim

Hope this blog will to serve you well in your journey of Design Journalling - the Singapore style.
Contact Daniel Lim: mrdanielsos@yahoo.com.sg
Need help? You have a question? You have a request? You wish to feedback or give suggestions? Individual or group coursework consultation is available. Read reviews here.
Email mrdanielsos@yahoo.com.sg for more information
Note: It is compulsory to leave your school, your name and level & stream (e.g. Sec 2NA, Sec 3E, attempting 'N' or 'O' Level) when emailing for enquiries or when requesting for coursework consultations through email. Otherwise I will not respond to you. Do note that response from me via mail consultation may take a few days to a week depending on my schedule.
P.S. Before you email me with your questions, please help yourself with the subject or topics you have difficulty with from the hyperlink labels on the right of this blog page first. You may end up not needing to email me for help. However if my posts did helped you, I would love to receive a note from you.
Click HERE for a complete Self-help listing of ALL the Design Components for Design Journaling.
Click HERE for "Cheat Sheet for Identifying Design Need Situation Opportunity"
Click HERE to read what I have to say about the topic on Research. You need not agree.

What’s ‘LIVE’ and Ongoing in this blog now:
1) Pictorial Idea Generation and Development [last update 28 July 2017]
2) Beefing up Student's Work - Tackling Common Mistakes [last update 7 July 2017]
3) Phone Holder – Drawing Ideas & Grid Method [last update 14 July 2017]

Disclaimer: All information posted in this blog are original unless otherwise stated and remains valid for as long as I have not yet thought of a better way to present them. They are not meant to be prescriptive and used rigidly without forethought.
Students are strongly encouraged to apply the principles in their design journey with discretion.
Sketches DigitalArt Bike Drones Cats: https://www.instagram.com/daniellimsketch/
Copyright © 2007 - 2017 by Daniel Lim.





11 January 2013

Secondary 2: Dining Storage Accessories Project - Research Part 2/2: Focused Product Storage

 Focused Research and an example.

This shall be your second set of research, Focused Research, after you have done your General Research activity and had written your Design Need and Design Brief.

The objective of the general research on various types of holders/storages is an activity to help you practice and learn to pick out innovative products. And also to be used to navigating through the DesignJournalSOS blog and all the cool websites. When you identify and read about the products and then form your own comments to be written beside each product, that will help you appreciate even more on the uniqueness and the type innovation associated with the product. What you produce for the activity in your journal will also help me understand your ability to do so.

FOCUSED RESEARCH
Let's get started on Focused Research. Well, as the name implies, this research is 'focused'. By now you would have selected what you wish to design and make. For me? I've decided on a 'business card storage'.

So for this research activity, you'll focus on seaching for innovative, cool, funky, quirky, etc. business card holders/storages. From where do you find examples of innovative storages? Refer to my list of 'Design References'. The process and the procedures are similar as the General Research activity.

Fill up to 3 or so pages of your selected type of holders/storages.

Bring your work on the date I set for your hand-in.
Look out for announcements in your class FaceBook page for updates.

No comments:

Post a Comment

Decision Matrix

Very likely, by now you will be making a decision on which Design Situation to choose from. Some suggested criteria / attributes for se...