Ellen's Designs for The Birds

Ellen's Designs for The Birds - student project

I started with brainstorming and research. Then I made a bunch of sketches.

Ellen's Designs for The Birds - image 1 - student project

Ellen's Designs for The Birds - image 2 - student project

I came up with a couple of designs that express the film's theme of "everyday menace."

Ellen's Designs for The Birds - image 3 - student project

Ellen's Designs for The Birds - image 4 - student project

You can see more ideas and more of my process in the video and resources. Have fun!

Ellen's Designs for The Birds - image 5 - student project

Ellen Lupton
Curator, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Teacher