Mind Your Mask

proof of concept
Brief
Design a wearable that encourages healthier behavior (proper social distancing) during the Covid-19 pandemic. 

Solution
These masks use scale, iconography, texture, and typography, to encourage social distancing (6′ has been the recommended distance by the CDC)1.  When a viewer breaks the social distance barrier (within 6′) the ominous details in the textiles (and small text) become legible (high contrast sans-serif text that is smaller than .24″ is generally illegible beyond 6′)2.

Sources
1 https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/social-distancing.html
2 https://www.thesignchef.com/letter-sizing-calculator


Role...Designer & Art Director, Illustrator
Field...Environmental Design, Apparel Design, Textiles


We're in this together.

Not too close together or more of us will die



Live long and prosper.

Get close and die

Ryan Russell
rer190@gmail.com
814.880.6377

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