Paian Huang-Swaggering Sheep Cotton Swab Package
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Interview with Paian Huang : Frank Scott: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design?. Paian Huang : The main idea of this design is want to make the user feel fun, also the usage of cotton swab more easily and special. .Frank Scott: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve?. Paian Huang : I focus on how the product influence peoples moods. I want to achieve that my design will make the user happy. .Frank Scott: What are your future plans for this award winning design?. Paian Huang : I'll try more materials and new shapes, and make this design into a series of packaging design. .Frank Scott: How long did it take you to design this particular concept?. Paian Huang : It took me about two months, but I think I will improve it in the future. .Frank Scott: Why did you design this particular concept? Was this design commissioned or did you decide to pursuit an inspiration?. Paian Huang : I decide to pursuit an inspiration. 2014 is the year of sheep in Taiwan, in order to design something seasonal, so I choose sheep as my character to design the packaging. And because my product is cotton swab, the image somehow correspond together well, It made people like it. .Frank Scott: Is your design being produced or used by another company, or do you plan to sell or lease the production rights or do you intent to produce your work yourself?. Paian Huang : I'm planning to sell it and hope somebody to help me produce it. .Frank Scott: What made you design this particular type of work?. Paian Huang : Inspiration strik me. .Frank Scott: Where there any other designs and/or designers that helped the influence the design of your work?. Paian Huang : I think is the culture and history shape the thinking of me and came up this idea. .Frank Scott: Who is the target customer for his design?. Paian Huang : Everyone who use cotton swab usually. .Frank Scott: What sets this design apart from other similar or resembling concepts?. Paian Huang : The way it looks like and the way to use it. Also the texture of touching it is quite different. .Frank Scott: How did you come up with the name for this design? What does it mean?. Paian Huang : The name is from it's shape and the usage. Swaggering Sheep, as the name implies you have to shake the package to bring out the swabs. .Frank Scott: Which design tools did you use when you were working on this project?. Paian Huang : hard papers, cotton, cutter knife, ruler, needle and threads. .Frank Scott: What is the most unique aspect of your design?. Paian Huang : it looks like a toy, but it's a packaging and you can put it at home as a house decoration. .Frank Scott: Who did you collaborate with for this design? Did you work with people with technical / specialized skills?. Paian Huang : I work on my own. .Frank Scott: What is the role of technology in this particular design?. Paian Huang : patient, try harder to fail and redesign it. .Frank Scott: Is your design influenced by data or analytical research in any way? What kind of research did you conduct for making this design?. Paian Huang : Not by data, but I search on the internet to avoid similar product. .Frank Scott: What are some of the challenges you faced during the design/realization of your concept?. Paian Huang : The structure is very hard to handle, because every inch is important, if the size is wrong, the whole package will not be as good as it should be. .Frank Scott: How did you decide to submit your design to an international design competition?. Paian Huang : I think this idea should let people all over the world see it, maybe in the future, people will place them inside there home. .Frank Scott: What did you learn or how did you improve yourself during the designing of this work?. Paian Huang : Every time I fail, I ask foe more information and search the solutions. It also improve my skill in the future design. .Frank Scott: Any other things you would like to cover that have not been covered in these questions?. Paian Huang : Swaggering sheep won't make your life better, but it makes you in a good mood. .
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