Check out Advertising Design Begins: First Project Thoughts and Our Group Idea to see the start of the project! Go time. With our brief printed out, we met up with the other groups and handed in our brief to our professor. Briefs were exchanged and we looked over the choices the other groups had come… Continue reading Advertising Design Continues: Presenting Briefs, Choosing Our Campaign, Meetings, and Work Begins
For homework this past week, we had to finish off our résumé writing, getting it ready to go for Monday's class. All done and finished, I went in ready and prepared. I knew the next step was going to be my favorite part...designing. I went into creating my résumé not knowing how I wanted it to look… Continue reading Designing my Résumé Part 1: Figuring Layout, Look and Wording
Advertising Design is already different from any of my other past design classes. Rather than a bunch of small personal projects, two large group projects will be done over the coarse of the semester. The project: Create an ad campaign for a “client”. Come up with a product or idea that you feel strongly about… Continue reading Advertising Design Begins: First Project Thoughts and Our Group Idea
I’m sure I’m not the only one who feels this way, but when someone mentions the word “résumé” I suddenly grow a pit in my stomach. Whenever I would have to write, and rewrite my résumé, I’ve always found it to be...lackluster. I haven’t had many jobs over the years, and the ones I’ve had… Continue reading Résumé Writing Worries: Seemingly Useless Jobs and Tasks Are Applicable!?
I've been messing around in Illustrator for the past two nights. I want to try and learn how to make my illustrations and artwork pop and look amazing and fabulous. Watching https://youtu.be/YFxFgMp2_jk helped with adding texture to my work! I'm so glad for tutorials! Which do you prefer?
Decorated letters using scrapbook paper and Mod Podge (matte). Super easy and quick, but gluing was temperamental. I placed the paper letter over the wooden letter first. I glued the top of the paper letter down first and then glued the rest. I looked for air bubbles and smoothed them out with my nail. I… Continue reading Decorating Letters With Scrapbook Paper
It's the last day of class, and you know what that means! Probably not because I just made it up. It's the Top 7 Assignments of Graphic Design Skills! Yay! https://youtu.be/nYhs_FmXU6I