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First Day of Class

Which Servers?

We have two sets of server folders and Canvas courses. Please use the 111-1A and 111-2A folders; and the 3768 and 3770 Canvas courses.

Everyone enrolled in BUS123, Business Math - Go to the orientation that overlaps this class! p>Introductions. If we have people out doing the BUS123 orientations, we will wait until Friday for the big overview.

In-class we will sample some videos, to get started with cool resources.
BUS123 folks can catch up outside class.:

Christoph Neimann and 3 Fears of Creatives

Simon and the Millennials

High Resolution: A series of Interviews with thought leaders.

The Crazy One Podcast. A ton of life skills for your design career.

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

Coming up:
The Branding project: start to research restaurants.

Reading assignment in Graphic Design Solutions: pages 240-254.

Check Canvas for the first Discussion...due on Monday!!!

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First Day of Class

Syllabi

Exercise: Editorial Build, overview and homework assignment (due BOC Thur 1/16)
• select online editorial
• library, select 3 layouts, make full-sized xerox copies

                                                         

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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)

An interesting article about the power of images.

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WIC, assignment TBD

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Branding Step 1: Visual brief/collage (Sample) is due today, for your one concept. Store it in AVA Classes>Dropoff.

We have the one concept selected from the Mood Boards. For today, have the Visual Brief Collage for the chosen concept. It is provides the style for color palette, fonts, textures, etc.

Begin roughs on your final concept.

Canvas Discussion due

                                                         

Martin Luther King Day

 

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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

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Branding Step 2: Thumbnails of 3 concepts due.

FYI: A drawing book from 1900 from the Gutenberg project. The Saturday Evening Post from 1920 has amazing lettering and illustration.

Work on roughs.

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Bootstrap

Ex Bootstrap Part 2, Exploring Basic Bootstrap CSS Classes

Assignment: Bootstrap Landing Page #1

                                                         

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Branding Step 3: Roughs due: Class critique

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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

Branding Step 4: Technology Stategy

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Work on final brand.

Printed Menu Project intro. Begin research on printed menus.

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Bootstrap

Ex Bootstrap Part 3, Adding Other CSS Styles

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Branding Step 5: Final logo - Class critique

Canvas Discussion due

                                                         

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Print Steps 1 and 2: Menu thumbnails due

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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

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Work on print menu roughs

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Bootstrap

Ex Bootstrap Part 4, Styling Forms

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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.

Branding Step 6: Revisions

Canvas Discussion due

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Print Step 3: Menu Roughs

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Ex Editorial Build, Part 3 due BOC,

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

Print Step 4: Technology Strategy

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Print Menu Roughs Due - Critique

Work on Print Menu final designs.

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Bootstrap

Assignment: Bootstrap Landing Page #1 due BOC

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

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Final menus due. Critique.

Work on wireframes, leading to roughs.

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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

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Web Steps 1 and 2: Thumbnails and Wireframes signoffs.

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Bootstrap

Ex Bootstrap Part 6, Media Components

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Work on roughs.

Print Step 6: Final revisions to print (as files, not printed out.)

Canvas Discussion due

Presidents Day

 

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InDesign

Ex InDesign Color due BOC

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

Print Step 7: Final files

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Web Step 3: Roughs signoff

Work on coding.

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

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Bootstrap

Ex Bootstrap Part 7, Content Containers

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Branding and concepts for ad client. Choose your client.

Web Step 5: Final files on server

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InDesign

Ex InDesign Menu Layout #1 due BOC

Ex InDesign Tabs due BOC

Ex InDesign Tables due BOC

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Work on thumbnails and concepts.

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Art and Copy video
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Ad Step 2: Advertisement 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.

Canvas Discussion due

Web Step 6: Revisions on server.

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Ad Step3: Mood boards

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InDesign

Ex InDesign Menu Layout #2 due BOC

Web Step : Final files on server.

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Work on Ad Roughs

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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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Ad Step 4: Ad roughs due. Class critique.

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Work on final ad.

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Ad Step 5: Technology strategy

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

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Bootstrap

Assignment: Bootstrap Landing Page #2 due BOC

WIC

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Ad Step 6: Final ads, PDFx1a

Study Day

 

Finals
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Finals

Ad Step 7: Ad revisions

 

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Ad Step 8: Final deliverable

Faculty Work Day

 

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