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Links

 
 

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Revision Sites

 
 

technologystudent.com

excellent revision material

  bbc bitesize

excellent revision material

  design-technology.info

excellent revision material

  design-technology.org

excellent revision material

  orthographic projection

excellent revision material

  graphics terminology

a list of keywords and their meanings

  dechandtechnology

excellent revision material

     
 

Presentation skills

 
  sketching techniques

lots of sketching techniques

     
 

Packaging Design

 
  packaging materials

wikipedia's reference to packaging materials

  marshallalexander.net

one-piece papertoys

     
 

Designers and Design Agencies

 
  thedesignersrepublic.com

cool design agency

  attik.com

cool design agency

  splinter.co.uk

a clean design agency

  davidcarson.com

the coolest graphic designer

  johnpawson.com

architecture and product design

  design-niche.com

product design agency

  thomas.matthews.com

sustainable thinking design agency

  bentographics.com

sequential diagrams

     
 

Design Society

 
  ego design

design discussion site

  designboom.com

everything you need to know about designers

  design-council.org.uk

the design council

  designmuseum.org

the design museum

  design history

font history

  designweek.co.uk

general design magazine

  fonts

history of graphic designers

  larabiefonts.com

free fonts

  typenow.net

free fonts

  dafont.com

free fonts

  the design line

educational design site

 

designersinresidence.co.uk

book a designer to come into school

 

www.youtube.com/iom3

institute of materials, minerals & mining

  MaDE

materials and Design Exchange

  designmuseum.org

a list of designers

     
 

Materials

 
  smile-plastics.co.uk

what to do with your old mobile phones

  san diego plastics

detailed information on many thermoplastics

  design councils

information on materials by the design council

  design council links

further links on materials

  working with plastic

properties of plastics

   

 

 

Well designed sites

 

  stussy.com

skate and surf clothing

  nike.com

cool graphics

  mtv.co.uk

cool graphics

  raygun.com

great for typography ideas

   

 

 

Logo design and brand Identity

 

  coke branding

branding of the coke logo

  logo design source

logo design

  citrinitas.com

history of visual communication

     
 

Year 11 major project links

 

  wolfgangsvault.com

examples of band merchandise

  concertposters.com

examples of band merchandise

 

pushposters.co.uk

poster designs

     
 

Environmental Issues

 

  biothinking

biothinking

  sustainability

the design council talking about sustainability?

  performance materials

sustainable plastics

  recycling plastics

statistics on recycling plastics

  waste plastic?

industrial plastic scrap

  igreenspot.com

green issues and products

     
 

Architecture

 
  guggenheim museum

a design museum

  frank gehry

architect - unusual shaped buildings

  michael graves

architect

  daniel libeskind

designed the imperial war museum

     
 

BSI

 
  BSI

british standards institute (education)

  Designing for the disabled

information on designing products for the disabled

  Designing bicycles

standards relating to bicycle design

  Designing toys

safety requirements for toys

  The choke test

a test to check whether a toy part is too small

  bsi-global.com

A guide for schools and colleges to BS

     
 

Graphic illustrators

 
  jon burgerman

doodle style

  miles donovan

vector graphics

     
 

Help with typography

 
  Typography presentation

a brief look at setting and positioning of type

  Typography basics

typography terminology

     
 

Printing

 
  designtalkboard.com

printing terminology

 

www.discturnkey.com

printing terminology

     
 

Sustainability

 
  activedisassembly

active disassembly of products

  sustainability commission

independent watchdog for sustainability

     
 

Product Design

 
 

www.benarent.co.uk

lots of links to do with product design

  www.tuvie.com

design of the future

 

www.cardesignonline.com

car design

  fastcompany.com

how to design the perfect product

  industrialfacility.co.uk

industrial design

  redesignme.com

design challenges

  iconicmobilephones.com

classic mobile designs

     
 

School sites

 
  the royal high school  
     
 

Design shops

 

 

panik-design.com

lots of cool products

  hermanmiller.co.uk

classic designs to buy

  madeindesign.co.uk

lots of designer products

     
 

Cool sites

 
  pixelgirlpresents.com

cool graphics and products

     
 

Design Courses

 
 

Open University

design technology course

     
 

Design Articles

 
  spiked-online.com

The rise and rise of 'anti-design'