The schedule is subject to change, so stay tuned.
|8/27||how much do you know? -- basic principles PLUS the historical development of space||--Read Williams,4-5. Jot down your answers in your design journal (Entry #1) and come prepared to discuss.
--Read White 40-50
|9/1||how much do you know? -- typography||--Read Williams,6-7. Jot down your answers in your design journal, focusing specifically on questions 1-3 on the left-hand side of pg 7. (Entry #2)
--Bring to class a text that includes typography that you find appealing.
|9/3||how much do you know? -- color theory, printing, file formats, fonts, web design||--Read Williams 8-12 and look up any answer you do not know.
--Entry #3 due
|9/8||Space: Emptiness, Symmetry and asymmetry||--Read White 13-40|
|9/12||Space: Emptiness, Symmetry and asymmetry||--Review White 13-40
|9/15||Unity: Unity and Space||--Read White 51-60
--Entry #4 due
|9/17||7 design components||--Read White 57-73
--bring to class a design you like
|9/22||Using 7 design components||--Read White 69-73
|9/24||Page Architecture||--Read White 77-86
--Entry #5 due
|9/29||Connecting Elements||--Read White 87-99|
|10/1||Midterm--BRING BLUE BOOK||--Midterm Exam BRING BLUE BOOK|
|10/6||HELVETICA||be there, watch movie, take notes|
|10/8||HELVETICA||be there, watch movie, take notes|
|10/13||Type||--Read White 103-121
--Entry #6 due
|10/15||Type||--Read White 122-end.
MEET IN AML!!
--GET Lynda.com set up (see email)
|10/20||lab time for tutorial||--lab time for tutorial -- bring headphones and make sure you're payed up at Lynda.com
--Read Williams 15-44 (clip art/photos)
|10/22||lab time for tutorial||--by classtime, complete the "llustrator CS4 Getting Started" lynda.com tutorials.
--Read Williams 46-63 (design challenges and "looks")
|10/27||design||-- Look at other Illustrator tutorials to see what's available
-- Entry #7 Due
--Read Williams 65-86 (visual impact)
|10/29||logos. what do you like?||--Read Williams 87-102 (logos)
--Bring to class 2-4 logos you find appealing and be prepared to describe, in Williams terms, what you like about them.
|11/3||designing IN AML 105||-- in-class lab time in order to begin working on Entry #8
|11/5||designing in AML 105. Mockup Discussions||--- Mockups due by 3:30. First 30 minutes yours to work.|
. MEET in AML 105
|Entry #8 due
----Read Williams 103-120 (business cards, letterhead, envelopes)
--Read Williams 133-150 (advertising)
--BRING TO CLASS an example of a business card you really like.
|11/12||designing w/ InDesign. MEET in AML 105 and work on letterhead||--Read Williams 151-160 (billboards)
--Read Williams 161-178 (websites)
mockups of business card due
MEET in AML 101
|--Entry #9 due
--revisit Williams 103-120 (business cards, letterhead, envelopes)
|11/19||designing||---optional lab time. I've reserved 101.|
|12/1||meet in AML 105||---Entry #10 AND JOURNAL DUE|
|12/3||peer review in AML 105||---draft of billboard or ad due.|
|12/8||presentations (back in CUE classroom)||Presentations from Andrew, Marisa, Erin, Bryce, Laura, Amy, Jenn, Henry, and Tony|
|12/10||presentations (CUE classroom)||Presentations from Dierdre, Megan, Elyse, Sheila, Katy, Kevin, Todd, Kaylee, and Ashley|