A| 12.10.19| Tuesday

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Announcements:

Today’s Lesson Plan:

Due Dates:

Homework:

  • New Sketchbook assignment prompt: Vermont

 

Upcoming dates:

  • 12/12/19 and 12/13/19 MMU student visits
  • 12/16/19 Josh Brown Capacitor Network
  • 12/16/19 thru 12/20/10 CTE current Pre-tech students visit programs
  • 12/23-1/1/20 winter break
  • 1/6/20 – BURTON tour
  • 1/13/20 – Ben & Jerry’s tour

 

 

A| 12.10.19 | Tuesday (2nd year)

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Announcements:

  •  TODAY:
    • Passion Project grades
      • review comments
      • if grade is sub-standard (C- or below) you may resubmit revised work by EOD Friday (no extensions)
      • CCV GD 2 grade mirrors DCM 2 grade
    • If you are in a waiting pattern with client work- work on your SkillsUSA comp submission!
      • everyone should have a series of thumbnails completed prior to moving to comp stage!
    • Capstone: for those who just can’t wait, take a look. We will formally review project criteria and timeline after December break
      •  DCM 2 Capstone Project
      • COOP students: as long as you remain employed you will be exempt from the Capstone. However, you will be required to create a final presentation that includes sample work, explanation of your job, etc to be presented during final portfolio presentations
    • Blog updates:
      • record your updates on printed version of blog | due by end of your day in DCM – hmmmm. did anyone do this on Friday?
    • Equipment return:
  •  HEADS UP:
    • Marek Bennett workshop | Thursday, December 12th from 9:45-10:35 | We will be joining CAWD 2 for the workshop. Attendees: Josh, Nicole and Riley

Projects/Assignments (in order of priority) 

CWE/Coop:

    • UPS | Autumn | Mon-Thurs
    • UPS | Mercedes | Dec 3 |A days: 10 – 12:20, B days:  all day
    • US Sherpa |  Susmita  | TBD
    • VT Smoke & Cure | Riley | TBD
    • Lane Press | TBD
    • VANG |  Students & Dates TBD
    • Child Lures Prevention | Nicole | Schedule Here
    • KSV | Carly? | TBD

Process reminders:

  • When shooting photos to use for print:
      • pre-plan what size image needs to be for the project
      • shoot high quality JPEG, high resolution images only, make sure your camera settings are accurate!
      • in Photoshop check image size and re-shoot if needed!
  • Getty image link: Use this to search for stock imagery

Client Work

  • Client Work: Design_Studio_workflow
    • Be sure you are following the steps in order!
  • 20004 DCM comic- Josh
    • On hold until after Marek Bennett presentation, except for the revisions to: tablet (happier face) stylus to add to tablet and happy mouse man. Will use these in DCM rack card. Once revisions are complete, let Viktoria know so she can drop them into the DCM rack card
  • 20005 DCM Instagram- Nicole, Carly & Gabby, Viktoria
    • Pitch meeting will occur Tuesday mornings.
      • This weeks post? Congrats to Viktoria on NVU acceptance….and what else?
      • send to instructor for review prior to posting
    • Instagram photos
      • only save photos that you are going to post (72 dpi)
      • be judicious when selecting images. Crop when needed, be mindful of quality and framing
  • 20019 Coop pictures- Viktoria
    • Posters: Jesse Martin (Jeep) quote has arrived.
    • copy & paste quote into poster, print and turn in for proofing Due EOD
    • photographing coop students is on hold until mid-January
  • 20020 EHS Coffee House Posters- Carly
    • client (loved) and choose comp 1!
    • Make revisions as directed in client email. Awating instructor approval, then save a copy as pdf (smallest file size) and send to client for review. Due EOD 
  • 20023 EHS Choir Cabaret- posters & programs- Riley
    • client loves comp # 3!. As soon as she has updated content, client will send it along
  • 20032 Children’s book The Blew-Away Ball. Book Illustrations & page layout- Josh
    • Instructor feedback:  door divider in woman head.
  • 20036 EHS/CTE Career Fair poster- Gabby
    • client is reviewing poster and will respond after team meeting
  • 20037 Restroom signage-Susmita
    •  build AI file 12 x 18 (No bleed)
    • place Getty Images into document
    • See if you can match the font on the sample posters, check out script fonts on DaFont
  • 20038 CTE Auto Technology branding/logo design- Riley
    • waiting on client response to comps sent
  • 20042 DCM rack card design-Viktoria
    • waiting on instructor feedback (front cover still needs work)
  • 20043 Coop Brochure update-Prajwal
    • Save a copy as PDF (smallest file size) and send to client to review, have an instructor help script the email (ask client to update content)
  • 20044 Fine Arts Night poster- Carly
    • before middle of next week, schedule meeting for early January (Discuss necessity of a meeting with Ms. Brown – sounds like the client does not feel it is important.)
    • intro email sent, client responded and will share the google drive images. She would like to meet in January. We need to clarify if student art will be used (Client said she would share student art From google drive)
  • 20045 CTE Open House postcard/program – Carly
    • Program cover comp – waiting for art direction/feedback
    • We will have updated program content as soon as we return from winter break
  • 20022 CTE Swing Away the Blues- ticket & poster design- Susmita
    • deliver to client
    • ready file and turn in for grading Due: EOD yesterday (no update on blog?)
  • 20046 Guidance recruitment cards-redesign- TBD
  • 20018 EHS Prom-tickets and poster design -Riley
    • theme: enchanted garden
    • tickets due before December break, client wants larger size. Ticket is 1-sided
    • Riley: build comp using garden & key image, turn in for art direction/feedback. Please make 3 iterations and include at least 1 comp that does not have the garden photo covering the entire background
  • 20003 Residential building program stickers-Carly
    • client decided on 3 x 4 and would like to print 30
    • ready file for print
    • Ms V can send estimate

Upcoming Dates

  • Marek Bennett workshop | 12.12.19 from 9:45-10:35
  • MMU student visits |  12.12.19 and 12.13.19
  • CCV Drawing last class | 12.13.19
  • CTE current Pre-tech students visit programs | 12.16.19 thru 12.20.10
  • Winter break | 12.23.10-1.1.20

B| 12.9.19| Monday

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Announcements:

Today’s Lesson Plan:

Due Dates:

  • Final color poster due EOD Friday.

Homework:

 

Upcoming dates:

  • 12/12/19 and 12/13/19 MMU student visits
  • 12/16/19 Josh Brown Capacitor Network
  • 12/16/19 thru 12/20/10 CTE current Pre-tech students visit programs
  • 12/23-1/1/20 winter break
  • 1/6/20 – BURTON tour
  • 1/13/20 – Ben & Jerry’s tour

 

 

B| 12.9.19 | Monday (2nd year)

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Announcements:

  •  TODAY:
    • Quarter 2 progress reports closed Friday
    • If you are in a waiting pattern with client work- work on your SkillsUSA comp submission!
    • Employability rubrics: Does anyone have questions?
    • Capstone: for those who just can’t wait, take a look. We will formally review project criteria and timeline after December break
    • Blog updates:
      • record your updates on printed version of blog | due by end of your day in DCM – hmmmm. did anyone do this on Friday?
    • Equipment return:
  •  HEADS UP:
    • Marek Bennett workshop | Thursday, December 12th from 9:45-10:35 | We will be joining CAWD 2 for the workshop. Attendees: Josh, Nicole and Riley

Projects/Assignments (in order of priority) 

CWE/Coop:

    • UPS | Autumn | Mon-Thurs
    • UPS | Mercedes | Dec 3 |A days: 10 – 12:20, B days:  all day
    • US Sherpa |  Susmita  | TBD
    • VT Smoke & Cure | Riley | TBD
    • Lane Press | TBD
    • VANG | Gabby & Josh | Dates TBD
    • Child Lures Prevention | Nicole | Schedule Here
    • KSV | Carly? | TBD

Process reminders:

  • When shooting photos to use for print:
      • pre-plan what size image needs to be for the project
      • shoot high quality JPEG, high resolution images only, make sure your camera settings are accurate!
      • in Photoshop check image size and re-shoot if needed!
  • Getty image link: Use this to search for stock imagery

Client Work

  • Client Work: Design_Studio_workflow
    • Be sure you are following the steps in order!
  • 20004 DCM comic- Josh
    • On hold until after Marek Bennett presentation, except for the revisions to: tablet (happier face) stylus to add to tablet and happy mouse man. Will use these in DCM rack card. Once revisions are complete, let Viktoria know so she can drop them into the DCM rack card
  • 20005 DCM Instagram- Nicole, Carly & Gabby, Viktoria
    • Pitch meeting will occur Tuesday mornings.
      • This weeks post? Congrats to Viktoria on NVU acceptance….and what else?
      • send to instructor for review prior to posting
    • Instagram photos
      • only save photos that you are going to post (72 dpi)
      • be judicious when selecting images. Crop when needed, be mindful of quality and framing
  • 20019 Coop pictures- Viktoria
    • Posters: Ms. Knight loved them! She will send other quotes as soon as she receives them
    • photographing coop students is on hold until mid-January
  • 20020 EHS Coffee House Posters- Carly
    • client (loved) and choose comp 1!
    • Make revisions as directed in client email. Once instructor approved, save a copy as pdf (smallest file size) and send to client for review. Due EOD 
  • 20023 EHS Choir Cabaret- posters & programs- Riley
    • client loves comp # 3!. As soon as she has updated content, client will send it along
  • 20021 EHS Choir/band winter concert- Gabby – Program: no bleeds on inside pages 
    • Ms. Vida is printing today, deliver to client when finished
    • ready file and turn in for grading Due: EOD
  • 20016 CTE student event signage-Josh
    • ready file and turn in for grading Due: EOD
  • 20032 Children’s book The Blew-Away Ball. Book Illustrations & page layout- Josh
    • Instructor feedback:  door divider in woman head.
  • 20036 EHS/CTE Career Fair poster- Gabby
    • client is reviewing poster and will respond after team meeting
  • 20037 Restroom signage-Susmita
    •  build AI file 12 x 18 (No bleed)
    • place Getty Images into document
    • See if you can match the font on the sample posters, check out script fonts on DaFont
  • 20038 CTE Auto Technology branding/logo design- Riley
    • waiting on client response to comps sent
  • 20042 DCM rack card design-Viktoria
    • waiting on instructor feedback (front cover still needs work)
  • 20043 Coop Brochure update-Prajwal
    • Save a copy as PDF (smallest file size) and send to client to review, have an instructor help script the email
  • 20044 Fine Arts Night poster- Carly
    • before middle of next week, schedule meeting for early January
    • intro email sent, client responded and will share the google drive images. She would like to meet in January. We need to clarify if student art will be used (Client said she would share student art From google drive)
  • 20045 CTE Open House postcard/program – Carly
    • Once you have the program cover comp finished, print and turn in for art direction/feedback
    • We will have updated program content as soon as we return from winter break
  • 20022 CTE Swing Away the Blues- ticket & poster design- Susmita
    • deliver to client
    • ready file and turn in for grading Due: EOD today
  • 20046 Guidance recruitment cards-redesign- TBD
  • 20018 EHS Prom-tickets and poster design -Riley
    • theme: enchanted garden
    • tickets due before December break, waiting on client to confirm size. Ticket is 1-sided
    • Riley: build comp using garden & key image, turn in for art direction/feedback. Please make 3 iterations and include at least 1 comp that does not have the garden photo covering the entire background
  • 20003 Residential building program stickers-Carly
    • see client email (client wants DCM to print stickers knowing they will not be waterproof)
    • Ms. Vaida will send client an estimate (check in with her today)
    • once client agrees to estimate, test print a sticker and make sure it fits on the helmet and confirm sticker numbers to print

Upcoming Dates

  • Marek Bennett workshop | 12.12.19 from 9:45-10:35
  • MMU student visits |  12.12.19 and 12.13.19
  • CCV Drawing last class | 12.13.19
  • CTE current Pre-tech students visit programs | 12.16.19 thru 12.20.10
  • Winter break | 12.23.10-1.1.20

A| 12.6.19| Friday

Announcements:

Today’s Lesson Plan:

Due Dates:

  • Final color poster due EOD today.

Homework:

 

Upcoming dates:

  • 12/6/19 P2 progress period closes
  • 12/12/19 and 12/13/19 MMU student visits
  • 12/16/19 thru 12/20/10 CTE current Pre-tech students visit programs
  • 12/23-1/1/20 winter break

 

 

A| 12.6.19 | Friday (2nd year)

 

Announcements:

  •  TODAY:
    • CCV Drawing, bus departs at 9:15 sharp
    • Quarter 2 progress reports close today
    • If you are in a waiting pattern with client work- work on your SkillsUSA comp submission!
    • Employability rubrics: Does anyone have questions?
    • Capstone: for those who just can’t wait, take a look. We will formally review project criteria and timeline after December break
    • Blog updates:
      • record your updates on printed version of blog | due by end of your day in DCM
    • Equipment return:
  •  HEADS UP:
    • Marek Bennett workshop | Thursday, December 12th from 9:45-10:35 | We will be joining CAWD 2 for the workshop. Attendees: Josh, Mercedes, Nicole and Riley

Projects/Assignments (in order of priority) 

CWE/Coop:

    • UPS | Autumn | Mon-Thurs
    • UPS | Mercedes | Dec 3 |A days: 10 – 12:20, B days:  all day
    • US Sherpa |  Susmita  | TBD
    • VT Smoke & Cure | Riley | TBD
    • Lane Press | TBD
    • VANG | Gabby & Josh | Dates TBD
    • Child Lures Prevention | Nicole | Schedule Here
    • KSV | Carly? | TBD

Process reminders:

  • When shooting photos to use for print:
      • pre-plan what size image needs to be for the project
      • shoot high quality JPEG, high resolution images only, make sure your camera settings are accurate!
      • in Photoshop check image size and re-shoot if needed!
  • Getty image link: Use this to search for stock imagery

Client Work

  • Client Work: Design_Studio_workflow
    • Be sure you are following the steps in order!
  • 20004 DCM comic- Josh
    • On hold until after Marek Bennett presentation, except for the revisions to: tablet (happier face) stylus to add to tablet and happy mouse man. Will use these in DCM rack card. Once revisions are complete, let Viktoria know so she can drop them into the DCM rack card
  • 20005 DCM Instagram- Nicole, Carly & Gabby, Viktoria
    • Pitch meeting will occur Tuesday mornings.
      • Next weeks post? Congrats to Viktoria on NVU acceptance….and what else?
      • send to instructor for review prior to posting
    • Instagram photos
      • only save photos that you are going to post (72 dpi)
      • be judicious when selecting images. Crop when needed, be mindful of quality and framing
  • 20019 Coop pictures- Viktoria
    • Posters: Ms. Knight loved them! She will send other quotes as soon as she receives them
    • photographing coop students is on hold until mid-January
  • 20020 EHS Coffee House Posters- Carly
    • sent comps tp client for feedback, waiting on response. Send check in email mid week next week
  • 20023 EHS Choir Cabaret- posters & programs- Riley
    • client loves comp # 3!. As soon as she has updated content, client will send it along
  • 20021 EHS Choir/band winter concert- Gabby
    • program 2nd comp: have OK from both clients!
    • Package and let Ms. V know so she can start printing 400 programs
  • 20016 CTE student event signage-Josh
    • ready file and turn in for grading Due: EOD
  • 20032 Children’s book The Blew-Away Ball. Book Illustrations & page layout- Josh
    • Waiting on instructor feedback, check in with Mrs. Sinopoli for feedback
  • 20036 EHS/CTE Career Fair poster- Gabby
    • client is reviewing poster and will respond after team meeting
  • 20037 Restroom signage-Susmita
    •  build AI file 12 x 18 (No bleed)
    • place Getty Images into document
    • See if you can match the font on the sample posters, check out script fonts on DaFont
  • 20038 CTE Auto Technology branding/logo design- Riley
    • waiting on client response to comps sent
  • 20042 DCM rack card design-Viktoria
    • waiting on instructor feedback (front cover still needs work)
  • 20043 Coop Brochure update-Prajwal
    • Save a copy as PDF (smallest file size) and send to client to review, have an instructor help script the email
  • 20044 Fine Arts Night poster- Carly
    • before middle of next week, schedule meeting for early January
    • intro email sent, client responded and will share the google drive images. She would like to meet in January. We need to clarify if student art will be used (Client said she would share student art From google drive)
  • 20045 CTE Open House postcard/program – Carly
    • Once you have the program cover comp finished, print and turn in for art direction/feedback
    • We will have updated program content as soon as we return from winter break
  • 20022 CTE Swing Away the Blues- ticket & poster design- Susmita
    • We have the client ok to print!
    • Package ticket and poster files
    • Print 200 tickets and 25 posters (let Ms. Vida know once documents are packaged)
    • ready file and turn in for grading Due: EOD today
  • 20046 Guidance recruitment cards-redesign- TBD
  • 20018 EHS Prom-tickets and poster design -Riley
    • theme: enchanted garden
    • tickets due before December break, waiting on client to confirm size. Ticket is 1-sided
    • Riley: build comp using garden & key image, turn in for art direction/feedback. Please make 3 iterations and include at least 1 comp that does not have the garden photo covering the entire background

Upcoming Dates

  • Marek Bennett workshop | 12.12.19 from 9:45-10:35
  • MMU student visits |  12.12.19 and 12.13.19
  • CCV Drawing last class | 12.13.19
  • CTE current Pre-tech students visit programs | 12.16.19 thru 12.20.10
  • Winter break | 12.23.10-1.1.20

B| 12.5.19| Thursday

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Announcements:

Today’s Lesson Plan:

  • Summative (due by Friday 12/6) TypographicConcertPoster
    • Due Yesterday – Black and White, Greyscale layout by EOD yesterday! (Save this version and you can begin color if you are ready.
    • Today! – am roundtable – 2 groups.
    • Friday – color version EOD
  • https://fontstruct.com optional – just for fun.

Due Dates:

  • Thumbnails and Research Briefs were due yesterday.
  • Due today: New sketchbook OR Digital Illustration Assignment. See the email with the lines. Create 3 unique typefaces in your name. You can move the x-line. Sample Text

Homework:

 

Upcoming dates:

  • 12/6/19 P2 progress period closes
  • 12/12/19 and 12/13/19 MMU student visits
  • 12/16/19 thru 12/20/10 CTE current Pre-tech students visit programs
  • 12/23-1/1/20 winter break