ART127: Graphic Symbolism

Due Tuesday, January 23

Class Documents

Refine your sketches based on feedback from your Small Group Review. Clean up your sketches into refined pictograms using tracing paper.

Next week we will be moving your pictograms into Adobe Illustrator to render them in vector format.

1: Olympic pictograms
Pictograms Project Sheet
Pictograms Rubric

2: Corporate Logo
Corporate Logo Project Sheet
Corporate Logo Rubric

3: City Logo
City Logo Project Sheet
City Logo Rubric

lectures
Pictograms & Ideograms
Olympic Pictograms
Logo Design
Good vs. Bad

Class files
AI Quick Review (.zip)
Logo Sketching Scales
Color Exploration

January

February

March

April

May

Sunday

1
2
3
4

Monday

Tuesday

9

Lecture
Pictograms & Ideograms

Exercise
Pictograms

16

Demo
Illustrator Review

Exercise
Raster to Vector

23

Studio Digital Olympic Pictograms

30

Due
Final Pictograms

Lecture
Logo Design

Wednesday

Thursday

11

Lecture Olympic Pictograms

Exercise Animals

18

Small Group Review Olympic Pictogram Sketches

25

Studio Digital Olympic Pictograms

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

4
5
6
7
8

Monday

Tuesday

6

Lecture Good vs. Bad

Exercise Logo Sketching Scales

13

Small Group Review
200 Sketches

20

Small Group Review
100 Sketches

27

Studio
Digital Sketching

Wednesday

Thursday

1

Studio Research, Gather Reference Library, and Mind Map

8

Studio Pen-on-paper sketching

15

Small Group Review
200 Sketches

22

Small Group Review
100 Sketches

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

8
9
10
11
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Monday

Tuesday

6

Midterm Critique
3 Presentation-quality digital logos

13

Exercise
Color Exploration

20

Due
Corporate Logo

Project 3
City Logos

Wednesday

Thursday

1

Studio
Digital Sketching

8

Studio Digital Refinement

15

Demo Finalizing files and preparing for output

22

Studio Research, Gather Reference Library, and Mind Map

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

12
13
14
15
16

Monday

Tuesday

3

Studio
Pen-on-paper sketching

10

Small Group Review
200 sketches

17

Studio
Digital sketching

24

Final Critique 3 Presentation-quality digital logos

Wednesday

Thursday

5

Studio
Pen-on-paper sketching

12

Small Group Review
200 sketches

19

Studio
Digital sketching

26

Studio
Digital refinement

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

16

6

Monday

Tuesday

1

Studio
Digital refinement and color exploration

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

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

ART127: Timeline

1: Olympic Pictograms

1: Corporate logo

1: city logo

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