Technology
Holiday
Process
First Day of Class

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

Introductions and orientation.

Review of quarter projects:
1. AAF Advertising Awards Entries
2. Event Marketing/Grad Show Planning
3. Lawton Scholarship Project
3. Independent Portfolio Project

Advising Paperwork-have you applied for graduation?

Introduce Event Marketing Project
• lecture, event marketing

HOMEWORK: For Friday: print out in black and white, any work considered for the AAF Advertising Awards. Sized to fit on 11”x17” document (max).

HOMEWORK: Graphic Design Solutions, pgs 240-244, Branding

Technology
Type   Layout
First Day of Class

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

Introductions and orientation. Our first task is ADDY entries.

Review this ADDY prep list

What do you need from me?
Type it out.

Watch:
Simon Sinek talk

Lecture:
Collaboration
Pt. 1

Exercise:
Listen to Stephen Gates Ep. 55 and do a 2-3 paragraph write up on things you found interesting on group dynamics.
Give it a title.
Due 1/8 BOC


 

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Process
 

Event Marketing
Step 1 Research due BOC
submit as group, 200 min

Event Marketing WIC developing Concepts/Thumbnails

HOMEWORK: Graphic Design Solutions, pgs 82-85, Conception

• review of ADDY project submissions

Technology
Type   Layout
 

Lab:
In grad show sub-groups mindmap for grad show to take back to core groups

Collect your past work for ADDYs

Work:
Prepping for ADDYs

Process
 

Event Marketing
Step 2 Concepts/Thumbnails Part 1 due BOC
Class critiques

written, no visuals, pitch 5 verbal concepts

HOMEWORK: Graphic Design Solutions, pgs 86-89, Design

Technology
Type   Layout
 

Work:
In core grad show groups, work on moodboard presentations. You may trade classes to accomodate switching for the day, please check in with me first.

Process
 

Event Marketing
Step 3 Mood Boards due BOC (for approved concepts)
submit as group

HOMEWORK: Graphic Design Solutions, pgs 97-107, Creative Thinking

Step 2 Concepts/Thumbnails Part 2 due BOC Class critiques written, no visuals, pitch 5 verbal concepts

Submit packaged files for all ADDY entries, folder on server.

CALL FOR ADDY ENTRIES DROP OFF PARTY
4:30PM–8:00PM

INLANDER
1227 W Summit Pkwy Spokane, WA 99201

If you cannot attend the drop off party to submit your entries, please submit your late entries to Jennifer Fanto at DH, 315 West Riverside, Suite 200, Spokane, WA 99201, M-F during business hours (8am–5pm)

                                                         

Process
 

Event Marketing
Step 4 Roughs due BOC
(for Part 1 approved concepts
Open critique

HOMEWORK: Graphic Design Solutions, pgs 107-109, Conceptual Thinking

Step 3 Mood Boards due BOC (for Part 2 approved concepts) submit as group

Technology
Type   Layout
 

Discuss:
Stephen Gates podcast bring examples of how you've problem solved fighting and ways you're setting goals to address

In-Class Exercise:
Setting Styles w/ Stephen Gates written exercise

• Importing Text
• Headers
• Sub head
• Body copy
• Columns
• Image
• Pull Quote
• Stuff

Find a resource for images you would personally associate with podcast and write up

Exercise:
Listen to Deeply Graphic Designcast on Designer Fails
and do a 2-3 paragraph write up on things you found interesting or things you learned. Turn in printed and digital.
Due 1/22 BOC 

Process
 

Event Marketing
Step 4 Roughs due BOC
(for Part 2 approved concepts) Open critique

WIC developing Final Design

Type   Layout
Technology
Type   Layout
 

Class Canceled :
John out sick

 

Process
 

Event Marketing
WIC developing Final Design

Last chance concept/rough presentations with instructor

                                                         

Process
 
Martin Luther King Day

 

Technology
Type   Layout
 

Lecture:
Bezier Curves

Type   Layout
Type   Layout

Lab:
Working with Bezier Curves
• Set custom guides
• Three shapes
• Your initials 

Exercise:
Bezier Curves Game Screen Cap 5 Complete Shapes make a grid of screen caps and submit PDF.

Assignment: write Event Marketing technology strategy requirements (for your group), paragraph and correct sentence form, in a Word document; submit into dropoff server folder, due BOC 1/24

 

 

Process
 

Event Marketing
WIC developing Final Design

Last chance concept/rough presentations with instructor

Technology
Type   Layout
 

Step 5 Technology Strategy Due for Event Marketing Project

Event Marketing technology strategy in Word document, written in paragraph form, due BOC on dropoff server folder

Watch:
Collaboration
Pt. 2

Discuss:
Collaboration
Pt. 2

Lab:
Designing Spread and
Setting Styles w/ Deeply Graphic Designcast - Designer Fails written exercise
• Find image(s) related to write up
• Keep consistency of look but change up layout
• Start TOC
- Tabs, bulleted        numbers,        
   leaders

Exercise:
Listen to Stephen Gates on Giving Good Feeback
and do a 2-3 paragraph write up on things you found interesting or things you learned. Turn in printed and digital.
Due 1/29 BOC 

Process
 

Introduce Lawton Project

create brochure mockup with folds

WIC researching the Lawton Printing website, learn as much about your client as possible

Set up job folder for project

download all resources from Lawton website into job folder

read downloaded creative content and project brief text docs

bring tracing paper and pencil to Mon/Wed class for thumbnail/concept development

                                                         

Process
 

Lawton Project
Step 1 Research due BOC

WIC developing Concepts/Thumbnails

10 different concepts minimum for thumbnail/concept sketches

Technology

Type   Layout

Tour:
Lawton Printing
Combined both classes - Show up atleast 15 minutes early
Time:
10am -12pm

Process
 

Lawton Project
WIC developing Concepts/Thumbnails

10 different concepts minimum for thumbnail/concept sketches

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Technology
Type   Layout
 

Watch:
Collaboration
Pt. 3

Lab:
Designing Spread and Setting Styles w/ Stephen Gates podcast on Giving Good Feedback written exercise
• Find image related to write up
• Keep consistency of look but change up layout
• Starting page numbers elsewhere

Work:
Exercise booklets/Step 2: Thumbnails

Exercise:
Listen to Stephen Gates on 6 Ways to Screw Up Your Career and do a 2-3 paragraph write up on things you found interesting or things you learned. Turn in printed and digital.
Due 2/5 BOC 

Process
 

Lawton Project
Step 2 Concepts/Thumbnails due BOC

Class critiques

Process
 

Lawton Project
WIC, developing Roughs

Technology
 

Tour:
Gonzaga University - In-house Graphic Design Dept.
Both classes
Time:
930am-1130am
Location:
BARC Building (SEE EMAIL)
Arrive 20 minutes prior.

Assignment:
write Lawton technology strategy requirements, paragraph and correct sentence form, in a Word document; submit into dropoff server folder.
Due BOC 2/7

 

Process
 

Lawton Project
Step 3, 3 Mood Boards due BOC

WIC, developing Roughs

Technology
Type   Layout
 

Lab:
Logo exercise

Work:
Designing Spread and Setting Styles w/ Stephen Gates podcast on 6 Ways to Screw Up Your Career written exercise
• Find image related to write up
• Keep consistency of look but change up layout

Exercise:
About Section Personal write up about your goals and career direction, what are your long term goals with design? To be placed in ongoing layout and design exercises
Due 2/12 BOC 

Process
 

Lawton Project
Step 4, 3 Roughs due BOC

Class critique

Process
 

Lawton Project
Step 6 Final Design due BOC

Class critique

Technology
Type   Layout
 

Step 5 Technology Strategy, Lawton, in Word document, written in paragraph form, due BOC on dropoff server folder

Lecture
Choosing paper
and Folding

Shoot
Mugshots for cover of exercise saddle stitched booklet

Work
Lawton Project

Process
 

Lawton Project
Step 7 Final Revised Design due BOC

Class critique

Technology
Type   Layout
 

1-on-1:
Go through Step 8 deliverables

Work:
Layout exercises
Format personal write ups into spread

Exercise:
Listen to Stephen Gates on how to work with underperfoming people and teams and do a 2-3 paragraph write up on things you found interesting or things you learned. Turn in printed and digital.
Due 2/19 BOC 

Process
 
 

Presidents Day

Technology
Type   Layout
 

Lecture:
Troubleshooting artwork

Lab:
Troubleshooting artwork
• trapping
• overprint

Process
 

WIC Event Marketing, collateral materials

  • Logo/Graphic Standards Guide
  • Poster
  • Social Media
  • Website (responsive, design only)
  • Direct Mailers
  • Logo - Motion Graphic
  • Deliverables Timeline

Technology
Type   Layout
 
Lawton Project
Step 8 Deliverables due On server 1230pm Friday

Work:
Designing Spread and Setting Styles w/ Stephen Gates podcast on how to work with underperfoming people and teams written exercise
• Find image related to write up
• Keep consistency of look but change up layout

Exercise:
Listen to Stephen Gates on Selling your presentation style and storytelling and do a 2-3 paragraph write up on things you found interesting or things you learned. Turn in printed and digital.
Due 2/25 BOC 

Process
 

Lawton artwork submission deadline, 12pm
Late entries cannot be considered.

Event Marketing
Step 6 Final Design due BOC

Open critique, with invites to students from other programs.

practice presentations

Event Marketing, collateral materials due:

  • Poster
  • Social Media
  • Website (responsive, design only)
  • Direct Mailers

Process
 

Event Marketing
Step 7 Final Revised Design due BOC, including all collaterals

Open critique, with invites to students from other programs.

Event Marketing, collateral materials due:

  • Logo/Graphic Standards Guide
  • Poster
  • Social Media
  • Website (responsive, design only)
  • Direct Mailers
  • Logo - Motion Graphic
  • Deliverables Timeline

Homework assignment: written 1 page typed statement of proposed Independent Portfolio Project, in Dropoff, Project-Proposal folder.

Technology
Type   Layout
 

Lecture:
Print Production Checklists, working with color separations

Lab:
Analyzing and print color separations

Process
 

Introduce Independent Portfolio Project

Due BOC written 1 page typed statement of proposed project, in Dropoff, Project-Proposal folder. WIC

Technology
Type   Layout
 

Lecture and Lab:
Preparing printers quotes

Watch:
Lynda.com: Presenting as a Team

Work:
Designing Spread and Setting Styles w/ Stephen Gates podcast on selling your presentation style and storytelling written exercise
• Find image related to write up
• Keep consistency of look but change up layout

Exercise:
Listen to Stephen Gates on advice for junior designers and do a 2-3 paragraph write up on things you found interesting or things you learned. Turn in printed and digital.
Due 3/5 BOC 

 

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Process
 

Independent Portfolio Project
Step 1 Research due BOC

WIC developing Concepts/Thumbnails

ADDY AWARDS

Process
 

Independent Portfolio Project
Step 2 Concepts/Thumbnails due BOC

Class critiques

Technology
Type & Layout
 

Event Marketing
Step 8 Final Deliverables due BOC

Go over Step 8 Deliverables list in class

Work on Step 8 
Deliverables
list in class

Self Assesments:
Lawton & Event Marketing

Watch: (1st Class)
Lynda.com: Presenting as a Team

Assignment: write Independent Portfolio Project technology strategy requirements, paragraph and correct sentence form, in a Word document; submit into dropoff server folder, due BOC 3/7

 
Process
 

Independent Portfolio Project
Step 3 Mood Boards due BOC

WIC on Roughs

Lawton Student Design Scholarship
Please join us for the awards ceremony and reception at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, March 6!

Lawton Printing Services, 4111 East Mission Avenue, Spokane, WA 99202

Technology
Type & Layout
 

Independent Portfolio Project
Step 5 Technology Strategy due BOC

2 Class Tour:
National Color Graphics
Time:
930-1030am
Location:
25 W. Boone Ave. Spokane, WA 99201

Work:
Designing Spread and Setting Styles w/ Stephen Gates podcast on advice for junior designers written exercise
• Find image related to write up
• Keep consistency of look but change up layout

Exercise:
Listen to Stephen Gates on the power of personal branding and do a 2-3 paragraph write up on things you found interesting or things you learned. Turn in printed and digital.
Due 3/12 BOC 

Process
 

Independent Portfolio Project
Step 4 Roughs due BOC

Class critique

Process
 

Walk to building 25 and inspect presentation rooms/setup.

Independent Portfolio Project
WIC

Class critique

Technology
Type & Layout
 

Event Marketing Presentations to judges, Bldg 24-107 presentation room; Bldg 24-110 auditorium.

Work: 
Independent Portfolio Project



Process
 

Independent Portfolio Project
Step 6 Final Design due BOC

Class critique

Technology
Type   Layout
 

Work:
Designing Spread and Setting Styles w/ Stephen Gates podcast on the power of personal branding written exercise
• Find image related to write up
• Keep consistency of look but change up layout

Exercise:
Listen to Stephen Gates on the bringing your personal brand to life and do a 2-3 paragraph write up on things you found interesting or things you learned. Turn in printed and digital. Design out spread for bringing personal branding to life.

Readers Spreads PDF of listening response and ongoing design and formatting exercise
Due 3/19 BOC
 

 

Process

Independent Portfolio Project
Step 7 Final Revised Design due BOC

Class critique

Friday, March 15th, 2019 Internship Experience Presentations
Building 19, Room 203, 12:30-2:00pm
(may run longer depending on presentations)

Study Day - No Classes

 

Finals
Type & Layout

Things to turn in:

  • 24 page writing/formatting and design exercise
  • Trapping exercise (Native Files)
  • Print Bid Exercise
  • Step 5 Tech Strategies (All core projects)
  • Step 8 Deliverables (All core projects)
  • All project self assesments
Finals
 
Finals
Type & Layout
 
Independent Portfolio Project
Step 8 Deliverables and Ongoing exercises due by NOON

 

Faculty Work Day

 

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