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First Day of Class

Syllabi

Exercise: Editorial Build, overview and homework assignment (due BOC Thur 1/12)
• select online editorial
• library, select 3 layouts, make full-sized xerox copies

Exercise: Bootstrap (overview)

Process
First Day of Class

Everyone enrolled in BUS123, Business Math - Go to the orientation that overlaps this class!

Introductions and orientation.

In-class videos for the BUS123 folks:

Christoph Neimann and 3 Fears of Creatives

Simon and the Millennials

Steven Heller: great design historian
Watch an SVA Paul Rand Series lecture Part A , and B

Paul Boag talks Branding

Nigel French's Short Course on Developing a Mood Board; on Lynda.com

What is design-what is process?

Course resources

Introducing the Branding project: start to research.

Reading assignment in Graphic Design Solutions: pages 240-254 Also, read the branding project page and the design brief.

 

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InDesign

Helvetica video
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Branding and restaurants

A fast track to branding-Marty Neumieir

Ideating restaurants, McKinley, and East Central.
A look at Critical Thinking, brains, behavior, and design principles.

Some sources of design essentials in small packages. Being a Better Designer , the Non-Designer books, and Boag's Web Design.

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Bootstrap

Ex Bootstrap Part 1, Working with Bootstrap Grid

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Discussion of Branding and the Construct.

Begin to create thumbnails and concepts.

For Friday: Following your Construct, assemble a Visual/brief collage (pg. 253)


 

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InDesign

supplies: homework items, tracing paper, pencil, eraser

Ex Editorial Build, Part 1, measurements mockup
• type ruler, picas & points
• grid review
• guide layers
- headline
- body copy
- folios, page numbers
- images

Process

Thumbnails of 3 concepts due.

These 3 concepts may be for one name, or multiple names. We will choose one to develop into a rough. You will create the visual/brief collage for only the one final design.

Begin roughs on your final concept.

                                                         

Martin Luther King Day

 

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Bootstrap

Ex Bootstrap Part 2, Exploring Basic Bootstrap CSS Classes

Assignment: Bootstrap Landing Page #1

Process

We are having a freezing rain problem. Logorama We will watchin class; those at home can watch it also.

FYI: This drawing book from 1900 is pretty cool.

Visual brief/collage (Sample) is due today, for your one concept. Store it in AVA Classes>Dropoff.

Work on roughs.

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InDesign

Ex Editorial Build, Part 1 due BOC

Ex Editorial Build Part 2 (demos)
• threading type boxes
• type wrap
• initial caps
• character, paragraph styles
• adding rules

Process

Roughs due: critique

Revise the creative brief and define your Brand Construct (pg. 243). Turn in as a PDF to Canvas

  • The core characteristic that can become the brand’s construct, a quality or position the brand “owns” against the competition.
  • The brand name, the verbal identity—a proprietary name—and coupled with a tag line or descriptor, that will become the verbal signature.

 

                                                         

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Work on final

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Work on final brand.

Printed Menu Project intro. Begin research on printed menus.

Guest Speaker
Lorri Johnston, BHW1
10am 19-202

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InDesign

Ex Editorial Build, Part 2 due BOC

Ex Editorial Build, Part 3 (demos)
• links review
• importing images
• interactive hyperlinks
• master pages
• page numbering

SFCC Career & Community Engagement Center Featured Employer, Tyler Lafferty of Seven2, 14Four and Method Juice, 10 – 11 a.m., Building 30, Room 212

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Final branding logo is due - Critique

                                                         

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Work on print menu thumbnails and concepts.

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Bootstrap

Ex Bootstrap Part 4, Styling Forms

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Print Menu thumbnails due
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InDesign

Ex Editorial Build, Part 3 due BOC,

Ex Editorial Build, Part 4
• packaging, printing, and exporting

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Work on Print Menu roughs.

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Work on print menu roughs.

Intro to Web menu. Begin reading GDS chapter 13, Interactive and Motion Graphics.

This chapter is very large and addresses a wide range of media. Skim through it. We will delve into the choicest morsels of design basics.

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Bootstrap

Assignment: Bootstrap Landing Page #1 due BOC

Ex Bootstrap Part 5, Navigation Components
Assignment: Bootstrap Web Page #1

Process

Club Speaker: Jesse Pierpoint

MOVING!!! Print Menu Roughs to Friday

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InDesign

Ex Editorial Build, Part 4 due BOC, packaged on server

Ex InDesign Color
• color pallet from photo
• importing color libraries
Ex InDesign Menu Layout #1

Process

Print Menu Roughs Due - Critique

Work on Print Menu final designs.

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Bootstrap

Ex Bootstrap Part 6, Media Components

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Final menus due. Critique.

Work on wireframes, leading to roughs.

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InDesign

Ex InDesign Color due BOC

Ex InDesign Tabs
Ex InDesign Tables
Ex InDesign Menu Layout #2

Process

Thumbnails and Wireframes signoffs.

Presidents Day

 

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Bootstrap

Ex Bootstrap Part 7, Content Containers

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Roughs signoff

Work on coding.

Final revisions to print menu are due (as files, not printed out.)

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InDesign

Ex InDesign Menu Layout #1 due BOC

Ex InDesign Tabs due BOC

Ex InDesign Tables due BOC

Process

Work on coding website.

Turn in PDFx1a files of your menu template (horizontal orientation) to the Dropoff.

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Art and Copy video

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Branding and concepts for ad client. Choose your client.

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InDesign

Ex InDesign Menu Layout #2 due BOC

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Final website due. Upload to server.

However...if you need more time, you can turn upload your files before class on Monday!

Work on thumbnails and concepts.

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Advertisment thumbnails due.

The very last deadline to upload your web files (instructions in AVA Classes Pickup) to sfccdesign.com

See all the projects in the directory page.

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Bootstrap

Assignment: Bootstrap Web Page #1 due BOC

Ex Bootstrap Part 8, Using JavaScript Components

Assignment: Bootstrap Landing Page #2

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Work on ad roughs.

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TBD

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Ad roughs due. Critique.

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Work on final ad.

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Bootstrap

Assignment: Bootstrap Landing Page #2 due BOC

WIC

Process

All classes will watch the Grad Show presentations in Building 24, room 110. Try to be there at 8:20.

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TBD

Study Day

 

Finals Days

Final critque of the Advertisements.

Meet at the normal class time. You are welcome to sit in on the other section critique if you wish.

Final Days
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Finals Days

Finals week: Final revisions of ad due.

Faculty Work Day
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Faculty Work Day

 

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