Mood Board Creation: Communicate Concepts Effectively

A course by Gudy Herder , Trend Agency Founder

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Trend Agency Founder. Barcelona, Spain.
Joined February 2020

Combine colors, materials, text, and images to create compelling tactile mood boards that bring your vision to life and leave an impact on your audience

98% positive reviews (117)
3990 students
Audio: English
English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch

Combine colors, materials, text, and images to create compelling tactile mood boards that bring your vision to life and leave an impact on your audience

A well-designed mood board leaves nothing to chance. By combining colors, materials, text, and images, you can translate and visualize an idea for all kinds of creative projects. Gudy Herder is the founder of trend agency Eclectic Trends and she teaches mood board workshops to students and companies around the world.

In this course, she shows you how to create compelling haptic mood boards that communicate your ideas effectively. Discover how to create an inspiring board that clears your mind and makes an impact on your clients. Are you ready to build a memorable, sensory experience through mood board creation?

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What will you learn in this online course?

16 lessons & 16 downloads

  • 98% positive reviews (117)
  • 3990 students
  • 16 lessons (2h 44m)
  • 16 additional resources (4 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever

What is this course's project?

Create a haptic mood board that communicates a message and leaves an impact on your audience.

Projects by course students

Who is this online course for?

This course is for anyone with an interest in exploring their creativity and presenting their ideas in an innovative way.

Requirements and materials

No previous experience is necessary.

You will need basic craft materials specified by the teacher in this course, including cardboard, spray paint, and double-sided tape.


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3990 Students
117 Reviews
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Gudy Herder

A course by Gudy Herder

Teacher Plus
Trend Agency Founder

Gudy Herder is the founder of Eclectic Trends, an agency that specializes in developing custom trend analyses for interior design and lifestyle clients. With a background in international retail management, she’s worked with clients including Mango and Massimo Dutti. After taking a sabbatical year, Gudy recognized the need for more creativity in her life and went on to study at two different art schools where she put her love for making things into practice.

Since then, alongside running her agency, she’s been teaching mood board creation workshops to students all over the world in Dubai, São Palo, Bogotá, and more. She has collaborated with brands like IKEA and shares her expertise with over 20K followers on Instagram.


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • About Me
    • Influences
  • U2

    Setting the Stage and Breaking a Myth

    • The Purpose of a Mood Board
    • Elements of a Mood Board
    • Haptic Mood Board in a Digital-Driven World
  • U3

    Let’s Start! But Wait, What’s Your Message?

    • Three Most Common Mistakes
    • What’s Your Intention and Message?
    • From Intention to Mood Board
  • U4

    Five Composition Techniques

    • Overlapping
    • Text
    • Negative Space
    • Focus
    • Color
  • U5

    A Mood Board Project from Start to Finish

    • My Idea, Vision, and Intention
    • Mood Boarding Process and Result 1
    • Mood Boarding Process and Result 2
  • FP

    Final project

    • Mood Board Creation: Communicate Concepts Effectively

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Mood Board Creation: Communicate Concepts Effectively

A course by Gudy Herder
Trend Agency Founder. Barcelona, Spain.
Joined February 2020
  • 98% positive reviews (117)
  • 3990 students