Meet the Designer - Video interviews

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Have you ever wondered where designers find inspiration for their work? Or how they develop an idea into a finished product? This resource has video interviews with professional designers, exploring the design process from initial idea to finished product. The designers discuss careers in design and give tips about how to become a professional designer.

Curriculum Links

KS2-3 Arts Award Discover & Explore - exploring a range of art forms; Find out about artists and their work

KS3/4 - Design and technology
KS3/4 - Art and design

KS3/4 - Personal, social, health and economic education
GCSE Manufacturing

Topics covered:

  • Design briefs and designing for clients
  • Finding inspiration for design
  • Exploring and developing ideas
  • Looking at how craftspeople and designers work
  • Careers in design        

Learning objectives:

Knowledge of how designers use museum collections to find inspiration for their work
Understanding of how designers develop an idea into a finished product
Skills in the design process and independent enquiry

Document icon Learning article provided by: Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery | 

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