Ana Lisa Luças-Leva-Te O Surf Surfboard Transport Box
At Design Interviews
Interview with Ana Lisa Luças : Frank Scott: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design?. Ana Lisa Luças : As a Surfer and a painter I had dificulties on sending clients new painted surfboards. As they are sensible, they can break or scrach very esaly. .Frank Scott: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve?. Ana Lisa Luças : I whated a vrey safe transport box that the design and illustrations can reflect my surfbiards paintings. I have treated the box image as a surf board. .Frank Scott: What are your future plans for this award winning design?. Ana Lisa Luças : To be able to send it to any part of the world. Now it is a transport box just for nacional service. It is just for Portugal. .Frank Scott: How long did it take you to design this particular concept?. Ana Lisa Luças : 1 year .Frank Scott: Why did you design this particular concept? Was this design commissioned or did you decide to pursuit an inspiration?. Ana Lisa Luças : This was a commissioned work but I was chosen because of all work that I have done with surfboard painting. .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?. Ana Lisa Luças : It is produced and it can be bought at poast oficce shops .Frank Scott: What made you design this particular type of work?. Ana Lisa Luças : My love for surf .Frank Scott: Who is the target customer for his design?. Ana Lisa Luças : This is target to surfers or surfboard companys .Frank Scott: What sets this design apart from other similar or resembling concepts?. Ana Lisa Luças : Normal sirfboard boxes are not adtable to the boards, are plain boxes that you need to secure your self the board, you need raping material that you need to buy extra. .Frank Scott: How did you come up with the name for this design? What does it mean?. Ana Lisa Luças : Leva-te o Surf means, we will bring you your surf. .Frank Scott: Which design tools did you use when you were working on this project?. Ana Lisa Luças : Illustrator, photoshop .Frank Scott: What is the most unique aspect of your design?. Ana Lisa Luças : the safety and protection that can be easaly asembleled .Frank Scott: Who did you collaborate with for this design? Did you work with people with technical / specialized skills?. Ana Lisa Luças : I have talked with surfers and surboard facturies .Frank Scott: What are some of the challenges you faced during the design/realization of your concept?. Ana Lisa Luças : the chalenges were to make a safe transport box with out increasing transport costs. We needed an low cust production, materials, ink reductions, and less storage possible. .Frank Scott: How did you decide to submit your design to an international design competition?. Ana Lisa Luças : This is a unique box in the world, and a unique transport, you can only find it in Portugal. And you can only make the transport nacional and I what the worl to see this simple but clever solution. .Frank Scott: What did you learn or how did you improve yourself during the designing of this work?. Ana Lisa Luças : I learn about the materials and the lemitacions of express mail service, custes, competition, ambitions. .
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