ART125: Introduction to Graphic Design

Due Tuesday, November 28

Class Documents

Your final book trilogies need to be finished by December 5th or 7th. You will be scheduled to photograph them in the studio during class.

Make progress on your group stamp project.

August

September

October

November

December

Sunday

1
2

Monday

Tuesday

22

Introductions:
Review Syllabus, Supply List, Project Sheet and Rubric

Lecture: An Intro to Graphic Design

29

Small Group Review: Flag Sketches

Wednesday

Thursday

24

Studio: Research & Understanding

31

Demo: Printing & Mounting

Studio: Digital Flag Design & Production

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

2
3
4
5
6

Monday

Tuesday

5

Due: Flag Designs

Project 2: Book Trilogy

 

12

Lecture: Sketching & Thinking

19

Small Group Review:
Sketches: 1st Book Jacket

26

Studio: Sketching: 2nd & 3rd Book Jackets

Wednesday

Thursday

7

Lecture: Research & Understanding

Studio: Researching, Understanding, & Mind Mapping

14

Lecture: Good Ideas

Studio: Sketching: 1st Book Jacket

21

Studio: Research & Understanding: 2nd & 3rd Book Jackets

28

Studio: Sketching: 2nd & 3rd Book Jackets

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

7
8
9
10
11

Monday

Tuesday

3

Lecture: Connecting the Trilogy

Small Group Review: 2 & 3 Jacket Sketches

10

Midterm Critique:
3 Book Jacket Trilogies

17

Individual Review:
Aesthetic Exploration

24

Individual Review:
Aesthetic Exploration

31

Individual Review:
Aesthetic Exploration

Wednesday

Thursday

5

Small Group Review: 2 & 3 Jacket Sketches

12

Demo: Various illustration techniques & art supplies

19

Studio: Aesthetic Exploration

26

Studio: Aesthetic Exploration

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

11
12
13
14
15

Monday

Tuesday

7

Critique: 1 Book Jacket; 3 Aesthetics

14

Individual Review:
Book Jacket Trilogy

21

No Class

28

Group Project:
US Postal Stamp

Wednesday

Thursday

2

Studio: Aesthetic Exploration

9

Studio: Book Jacket Trilogy

16

Group Project:
US Postal Stamp

23

No Class: Thanksgiving Day

30

Group Project:
US Postal Stamp

Demo: Photographing your Book Jackets

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

15
16

10

Final Project Due: Turn in your projects according to the specifications from the project sheet.

Monday

Tuesday

5

Group Project:
US Postal Stamp

Photo Studio:
Book Jacket Trilogy Shoot

Wednesday

Thursday

7

Group Project:
US Postal Stamp

Photo Studio:
Book Jacket Trilogy Shoot

Friday

Saturday

ART125: Timeline

3: postal stamps

1: flag design

2: book trilogy

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

| Concept: Book 1

| Concept: Books 2 & 3

| Execution: Book 1

| Execution: Book 2 & 3

| Shoot

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