The global fashion industry is the second most polluting industry in the world. Since it is almost inevitable for most consumers to stop buying clothes, it is important for us to understand the environmental impacts that our purchases have in order for us to be able to reduce our carbon footprints.
This info graph describes the detrimental process that it takes to create the typically used fabrics that most people wear and own, including how they impact our environment.
Jamie Yngcong, “also goes by the alias “JIMMIEJAMS” is an Artist, Illustrator, and Graphic Designer and a current student at Pratt Institute. Jamie is based in New York and Connecticut.
For my info graph, I will be focusing on the environmental impacts of the fashion industry. I plan on having my layout elongated horizontally with the interactive purpose of allowing the viewer to swipe through it from left to right. I will have different types of clothes that use different kinds of fabric material hanging on a clothesline and providing information on how the manufacturing of those materials contribute into our carbon footprints
Finished my process book for my personal project. Here are some screenshots.
Did an illustration on net neutrality. Because of how relevant this subject is right now, it gathered a lot of notes on my blog after I posted it.
For our Utica Proud project, we interviewed one of Made In Utica’s founders Mark Simon where he talked a little bit about himself and how Made In Utica was started and we asked him questions that we will be putting into our spread.
Finished both illustrations for my Subway Anxiety piece. These two illustrations were inspired by watching how people act while riding the subway.
Finished the first piece of a two part illustration called Subway Anxiety.
Artist Inspo: These illustrations were done by Andy Rementer. I really enjoy his use of vibrant colors and playfulness of his drawing style.
Completed this illustration of a sketch I did from a while ago and updated my blog
For my personal project, my 2nd illustration is about Harvey Weinstein and his sexual assault scandal. I am near completion for this piece, just finishing up the background and other small details. The illustration is done on illustrator.
Finally finished my first entry for my illustration blog. It is an illustration of Golf Wang’s Fall/Winter 2017 collection. I will be using various hashtags to reach my target audience which are other illustrators on tumblr, streetwear followers, Tyler the Creator’s fanbase, etc. For my future illustrators I will be utilizing a similar stylization of figures and colorful color palettes. I will also be creating a behance account and updating that with the same original content from my blog
These are some sketches for illustrations I will be posting soon on my site, these are not the final renderings. I did some illustrations of Golf’s fall/winter 2017 collection and one of the Harvey Weinstein scandal. Next week I will be doing illustrations of of the worst high/trip experience people have had and have started gathering some stories I will potentially illustrate. I decided to use an old tumblr blog I owned but never used, it is currently running but with no content: