New Website!...
Just launched my new portfolio websited, it’s still a WIP but I figured I’ve delayed it long enough so I decided to put it up in it’s current state.  I used cargofolio to build the website and I’m very pleased with it so far.  Check It http://www.aldisozolins.com/  Read More →
Drawing for Illustration term project (i...
Illustration this term has been a revelation for me.  Gayle Donahue has opened my eyes to the potential of illustration that I never saw.  For my term project I decided to create a piece based on my family history.  Being from latvia (a former soviet country), I had a rich history to draw from. ... 
Scholarship Review....
Wednesday was scholarship review…scary. Thanks to a record amount of complainers, we had two extra weeks to prepare, so everyone was ready this time around.  Having had my portfolio ready to go the previous monday, I was pretty confident in my work and was really happy to have to opportunity to... 
Final Prop 4 Ads...
After dozens of concepts and revisions, ive finnally finished my prop 4 ads. I’m quite happy with how they turned out. Although i wish we had been working on another project by now, i appreciate the fact that I was able to get a high level of refinement in the design and the concept.  Read More →
Hatch Show Print...
It’s not everyday you get to experience the history of a 129 year old letterpress facility, so when my archetype press teacher told us that Hatch Show Print was gonna visit Art Center I knew it was an event i couldn’t miss.  There were tons of letterpress posters for sale, ranging from an... 
Fun with movable type....
Archetype press is without a doubt my favorite class so far this term.  I don’t know if it’s the fact that im using equipment from a method that goes back 1000’s of years, or the fact that letterpress makes you realize how lazy a computer makes you. Our first project was fairly straightforward,... 
So it begins….sorta....
So, i thought to myself, i finally made it! After 3 1/2 years of preparation i had finally arrived at art center. I was pumped, ready to conquer the world…..well the design world anyways.   But before i could set out to embark on this long, greuling, intense, but ultimately rewarding journey... 
Welcome To My Blog!...
Hi everybody and welcome to my blog. This is a design blog that will be focused around my experiences at art center (orientation starts tomorrow!). As this blog is not yet completed please bear with me as i work out the kinks. Thank you for stopping by. Cheers, Aldis.  Read More →