Design and Development

Preliminary Designs; Exploring light, colour and vibrance as if you were at a concert

Pick the right shoe for you!

Before we get stuck right into it; these are a collection of photos from recent National Gallery of Victoria visits that I gather so much information and inspiration from. I love the interplay between form and function in many of these exhibits. I get drawn into some of these works as if two apposing forces…

NGV Footwear collection. Behind The Scene

RMIT Custom Footwear design students were lucky enough to be taken behind the scenes to have a look at some of the custom footwear in storage at the NGV building in Melbourne. Unfortunately, we were unable to source the details of the shoes but here are some images. Some designers include Claire Best, Robert Hassett,…

Illustrator Footwear Design Introduction!

Playing around with illustrator has been challenging to say the least but I can certainly see the benefits of it! I have had so many fond memories of Neapolitan Ice-cream that I thought I would play around with the colours scheme of this family staple dessert. Many more designs to come!  

“Hero” drawing

Brand: Anne Michelle Peep Toe Stiletto Platform Heel Leather inner, synthetic upper

The Gibson Photoshoot.

Second Pair Completed at the RMIT Brunswick campus. Here are a few snapshots of the process and the final product!          

Leather Leather Leather

First visit to some leather wholesalers was very overstimulating for the senses. Leffler’s in North Melbourne and NSW leather in Fitzroy were kind enough to let through some RMIT students and here is what they had to offer. Cant wait to get my hands stuck into fabrics, matching and design. The possibilities are endless and a little…