ART125: Introduction to Graphic Design

December 5 & 7

Class Documents

Prepare for the photoshoot of your final book jacket trilogy.

Tuesday
11:00 Demo
11:45 Gerald
12:30 David
1:15 Mark
2:00 Gabby
2:45 Sanako
3:30 _____

Thursday
11:00 ____
11:45 ____
12:30 Romina
1:15 Angelynne
2:00 Taeko
2:45 Stason
3:30 Shelby

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

© 2017 Emily G.A. Moody