Project 9: Portfolio

Project Corrections / Time Spent: I spent an hour and half working on my stationary, I decided to start from scratch, and create a different look. I then spent about forty-five minutes lightening the colors on my photodesign project, I also changed the colors, and font on my montage project. Message: I want to showcase…

Project 8: Brochure

Front First Flap Open Inside Open Back Back Open Description: A two sided Brochure Process (Programs, Tools, Skills): I first started this project by sketching, my ideas and deciding on how I want my project to look. After that I looked up pictures, to see the theme I wanted to go with. I then moved…

Project 7: Web Page

a. Description: A web page design to showcase a personally designed Logo. b. Process (Programs, Tools, Skills): I used the program Notepad ++. I had never written code for an HTML/CSS file. I learned how to link my css file to my html file. I first decided to place my logo in, and wrote the…

Project 6: Stationary

Stationary Business Card Business Card to size Description: Matching letterhead and business card designed using a personally created logo. Process (Programs, Tools, Skills): For this logo, I made the tie using simple shapes on Illustrator. I then added the typography. Because of the tie, I used a more simple classic type. I saved my logo….

Project 5: Logos

Description: Three logo variations for the same company. Process: This project was very helpful to learn how to use illustrator. For the first logo, I played around with different fonts and font sizes, I wanted to do one logo that was written out. To make it a little more personal, I made the eye look…

Project 4: Montage

Description: An inspirational montage made by the blending of two or more images, and the use of typography. Process (Programs, Tools, Skills, Steps taken while designing): For this project, I began by looking for a message/quote that I would like to design around. I was looking for some inspiration. When I found this quote that…

Project 3: Photodesign

Description: Demonstrating how to use Photoshop and incorporating a per-decided color scheme. Process: To decide which color scheme to use, I went to my Visual Focus Book. This helped me decide what colors i would need for a picture. I decided to do a split complementary. I went to the grocery, having decided what colors…

Activity 1: Photography

Light 1: Outside Light 2: Inside Focus 1: Foreground Focus 2: Background Composition 1: Rule of Thirds Composition 2: Lead Room I loved how this assignment taught me how to use a camera better. I had a great time taking pictures. For the first picture it was interesting to me to meter the sky because…

Project 2: Event Flyer

Description: A color full-bleed event flyer made using Microsoft Word and a Scanner. Process: This flyer has changed so many times. I first began making a flyer using the image that I scanned for the scan project. This image was a great image, but I had a hard time making the message work. So I…

Project 1: Flyer

Description: Black and White flyer promoting the Graduate Leadership Conference for Graduating Seniors. Process: The Process of this project, began on paper. I first made many different sketches. The final product however was a joining of three of those sketches. I used these sketches as I began to work in InDesign. I started with the…