Alan Aldridge was a celebrated English graphic designer, artist and illustrator. He created the cover art for Who’s second album A Quick One. Moreover, he held the position of an art director at Penguin Books. His densely-packed illustration revitalized the paperback publisher’s business and culminated in skyrocketing sales.
I’m a big fan of our junior graphic design students designing a resumé package, (cover letter, resumé, work ‘teasers’), aimed at one specific person at one specific company. Leap frogging HR – land something so wonderfully crafted on the desk of the Creative Director/Studio Manager that they can’t help but respond. Here are a few of this years wonderfully varied results with hopefully a good few heading out for possible summer and fall internship positions as we speak: