Center Stage Marketing Board

This semester I had the opportunity to work on the Center Stage marketing board. I was able to gain a greater understanding of the purpose of Center Stage events and marketing on campus. I was also able to network with members of the marketing board as we worked shows from the Scotty McCreery to A…

Feature Story: Nauvoo Student Tour

*** This was written for a class assignment *** Thirty-Six student become “family” on their Church History tour to Nauvoo Promptly at 5pm on a Wednesday night, thirty-six students boarded a bus on a trek to Nauvoo. This bus would be come their home for the next five days, as they would share experiences, life-goals…

Introducing: Role Models in the Media

When first asked to write a blog for my Public Relations: Principles and Practices class, I had no idea what to write about. I wanted to do something interesting, and something I knew a lot about. I wanted to do something that would interest a lot of people. I however quickly decided that I was…

Press Release

*** This was written for a class assignment *** NEWS RELEASE RELEASE DATE: June 19, 2015                             Contact Information: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                      Abby Nelson, Media Director Email: news@cheesycroutons.com Phone: (208) 100-1000   1 Million Packages of Cheesy Croutons Sold Charity Benefits From the Sell of Cheesy Croutons SUGAR CITY, Idaho – June 19, 2015 – After…

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…