ART125: Introduction to Graphic Design

Due  December 4 & 6

Class Documents

August

September

October

November

December

Sunday

1
2

Monday

Tuesday

21

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

Lecture: An Intro to Graphic Design

28

Studio: Flag Sketching

Wednesday

Thursday

23

Studio: Research & Understanding

30

Small Group Review: Flag Sketches

Demo: Printing & Mounting

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

2
3
4
5
6

Monday

Tuesday

4

Due: Flag Designs

Project 2: Book Trilogy

 

11

Lecture: Sketching & Thinking

18

Small Group Review:
Sketches: 1st Book Jacket

25

Studio: Sketching: 2nd & 3rd Book Jackets

Wednesday

Thursday

5

Lecture: Research & Understanding

Studio: Researching, Understanding, & Mind Mapping

13

Lecture: Good Ideas

Studio: Sketching: 1st Book Jacket

20

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

27

Studio: Sketching: 2nd & 3rd Book Jackets

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

7
8
9
10
11

Monday

Tuesday

2

Lecture: Connecting the Trilogy

Small Group Review: 2 & 3 Jacket Sketches

9

Midterm Critique:
3 Book Jacket Trilogies

16

Individual Review:
Aesthetic Exploration

23

Individual Review:
Aesthetic Exploration

30

Individual Review:
Aesthetic Exploration

Wednesday

Thursday

4

Small Group Review: 2 & 3 Jacket Sketches

11

Demo: Various illustration techniques & art supplies

18

No Class

25

Studio: Aesthetic Exploration

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

11
12
13
14
15

Monday

Tuesday

6

Election Day:
No Class

13

Group Project:
US Postal Stamp

20

Group Project:
US Postal Stamp

27

BOOK REVIEW:
Book Trilogy

Group Project:
US Postal Stamp

Wednesday

Thursday

1

Studio: Aesthetic Exploration

8

Critique: 1 Book Jacket; 3 Aesthetics

15

Group Project:
US Postal Stamp

22

No Class: Thanksgiving Day

29

Group Project:
US Postal Stamp

Demo: Photographing your Book Jackets

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

15
16

9

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

Monday

Tuesday

4

Group Project:
US Postal Stamp

Photo Studio:
Book Jacket Trilogy Shoot

Wednesday

Thursday

6

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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