The Dairy Industry is absolutely disgusting! Mother cows are artificially inseminated so they will produce milk, then instantly have their children taken away..this cycle will go on and on until the cow is old and no longer strong enough..they will then be killed and used for meat 😦 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fX9z690rK-I this video shows the life of… Continue reading Dairy Industry
A vegan is somebody who chooses not to consume or use animal products, this includes meat, dairy, eggs, honey, leather and wool. People choose to be vegan for ethical, health and environmental reasons. https://www.vegansociety.com/ < This website has loads of information on how veganism is important, campaigns to promote it and vital information on the… Continue reading Veganism
Conrique, S & Haynes, G (2013) The Vegan Stoner Cookbook, United States: Ten Speed Press. Wilkes, A & Cartwright, S (2002) The Usborne First Cookbook, London: Usborne Publishing Ltd. Chris Radley, Liv Wan Illustration. [Online] Available at: <https://livwanillustration.com/> (Accessed 16 May 2017). < http://www.peta.org.uk/issues/animals-not-eat/dairy/ > PETA
Alice’s unique style of typography bounces off the page along side her illustrations, drawing the audience in. Her work has a home-made feel to it which I could emulate within the pages of my recipe book; the idea of a home-made style of illustration makes sense when paired with context such as cooking. The unsymmetrical,… Continue reading Alice Kammerlander
The illustration on this front cover is quite inspiring, the colours used are really subtle but with the plain background the octopus stands out. The style is realist but quite whimsical, the detail makes it the main focus. The type also helps the illustration stand out as its so simple.
Rosie Saunders is a Botanical artist who predominantly uses water colours to create her pieces. As you can see, she has incredibly precise technique and her ‘Flower’ works scream perfection. While it is a spectacle to behold, i feel this style of illustration would appear almost intimidating alongside the recipes within my book. I feel as though it would put a novice cook off the idea of trying something new because they might not get it as perfect as the illustration suggests.
The Usborne First CookBook is a really simple and easy kids recipe book that I used myself when i was younger. It teaches kids lots of easy and mostly healthy things to cook and how to do it safely. There are lots of sweet illustrations and characters throughout the book making it interesting and more… Continue reading First CookBook