WEEK 06

BACK TO SYLLABUS


Lecture/discussion topics

The Graphic Designer

Here's a funny link to a guy that messes with people on craigslist via text.

Some might call him a post-modern artist.
  

A deliberate gag pulled on an unsuspecting client looking for a graphic designer.
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Stuff that's Due by October 6th!
Post the following assignments/project/reasearch postings to Cougar Courses by October 6.

[Word Cloud has been thrown out!]

new gear—Taking it just a bit further

rays—This and other tutorials can be found at voiceonapage.com>Tutorials>Illustrator

grouped object outline—This and other tutorials can be found at voiceonapage.com>Tutorials>Illustrator

reminder making blooms into symbols
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Illustrator Tutorials


What's the difference between a logo and a text treatment?

Pro bono job 2012
CarrieShirtProof01.pdf
CarrieT-ShirtDesigns.pdf
HandsFrontProof02.pdf
HandsFrontProof03.pdf
CarrieShirtFinalOL.pdf

Pro bono job 2013
Carie_shirt_front.pdf

Carie_shirt_back.pdf
given example 01
given example 02

Logo Links

logo-design-trend-predictions (more like categories, really)
5-harmful-logo-things
splish-splashing-logos
top-10-hip-hop-logos
top-rated-logos(ranqit.com)
top-rated-political-logos(ranqit.com)
top-rated-alcohol-logos(ranqit.com)
worst-logos-ever(ranqit.com)

Logo/Design Lecture & Video

logo lecture

tenets design lecture

Typolution— A typographic animation; using it in forms for which it was never intended, but in a good way.

Logorama—A not nice bombardment of logotypes in an animated film; warning! explicit dialog.

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Assignment

Go to this link: Assignments Typography and select five (5) different type treatments
from the list below to emulate for credit according to the given instructions.

I will demo these techniques and others in class today.



Homework:

1. Read the article, Logos=God, by Mark Fox. [Posted under Articles> Logos at voiceonapage.com.]

2. Be aware there will be a quiz on this and last week's reading (3 articles).