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The Robot Helper Bin

Eniola Age 7

Erith, UK

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Essex, London, UK

Student at Ravensbourne University studying Graphic Design

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The Robot Helper Bin comes to life to help Enolia clear up the rubbish from the park.

Brought to life in the form of an illustrated story book, written and Illustrated by Brittany Abbot-Trangmar, a BA Graphic design student from Ravensbourne University.

The Robot Helper Bin is really handy to have around!

Enolia and the Robot Helper Bin work together to clean up litter from her local park!

Brittany even printed a copy of the book for Enolia!

Maker blog entries

Brittany Abbott-Trangmar has been working on making this idea real.
Inside cover
Posted by Brittany Abbott-Trangmar

Looking for an instructing and fun way to design the inside cover.

Cover Ideas (not final)
Posted by Brittany Abbott-Trangmar

Looking at different ways I can design the front cover, and how I can position the main characters. These are the final.

The Robot Helper Bin
Posted by Brittany Abbott-Trangmar

The Robot Helper Bin giving Eniola the Magic button, and then the effects of that with him tidying up super quick.

The Wind
Posted by Brittany Abbott-Trangmar

Designing the swirly wind design of which will carry the rubbish across the whole park.

The Rubbish
Posted by Brittany Abbott-Trangmar

Designing the rubbish, I decided on; a water bottle, apple core, banana skin, plastic bag, and paper.

The Setting - (the park)
Posted by Brittany Abbott-Trangmar

Design features of the park, different types of trees with and without the rubbish. The squirrel, park bench, path, clouds, flowers, grass etc.

Typography
Posted by Brittany Abbott-Trangmar

Looking at fun and young styles of sans serif type, I wanted to go for something that resembled handwriting.

Designing The Robot Helper Bin
Posted by Brittany Abbott-Trangmar

I tried to keep to Enoila's drawing as much as possible but still keeping the style of illustration of which I wanted. Here are some of his expressions and movements.

Designing Eniola's Character
Posted by Brittany Abbott-Trangmar

The design of Enoila and her expressions / movements throughout the book.

Visual Brainstorm 2
Posted by Brittany Abbott-Trangmar

Looking at character design and different styles of which it can be achieved.

Visual Brainstorm
Posted by Brittany Abbott-Trangmar

Looking at existing children books and the illustrations in them.

Designing Enoila
Posted by Brittany Abbott-Trangmar

Creating Enoila's character for the book on Illustrator. These are some of the expressions and movements of her through out the book.