A | 11.15.18| Thursday

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Announcements:

  • check email, check the blog, check powerschool
  • Equipment return: Richard & Jordan: Cameras
  • Phones off and on your shelf.
  • English at 11:15 today.
  • Ice Skating on Friday at 1pm – dress appropriately

Today’s Lesson Plan:

 Due Dates:

  • Photoshop tutorials – Second set – Beginners selection course – due by Wednesday!
  • drawing assignment  – due Nov. 27th. Draw a Thanksgiving dinner table.Screen Shot 2018-11-12 at 7.44.25 AM

Homework:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_banner

 Upcoming dates:

  • Friday 11/16 after lunch – skating?
  • 11.19.18 thru 11.23.19  School vacation
  • 11.26.18 Castleton University presentation in DCM
  • 12.5.18 Field Trip to Ben and Jerry’s
  • 12.7.18 Q2 progress report closes
  • 12.10.18 and 12.11.18 MMU student visits 9:30-11:30
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A| 11.15.18 |Thursday (2nd year)

 

Announcements

  • Equipment return:
    • Myla- portable hard drive (return after Passion project)
    • Kayley- portable hard drive (return after Passion project)
  • Head’s up for Friday: DCM is going skating @ 1:00. Wear appropriate clothing
  • CWE’s:
    • Kayley/VANG/11.5.18-11.29.18 
    • Shyanne/VANG/12.10.18-12.21.18. Your meet & greet meeting is 11.27.18 @ 9:45. Mrs Papp will pick you up in the DCM driveway
    • Makayla/Lane Press/12.3.18-12.14.18. Your meet & greet meeting is 11.27.18 @ 9:45. Mrs Papp will pick you up in the DCM driveway
  • REMINDERS:
    • All client work is saved to server! Always, daily, forever, and you work from only those files, always, daily, forever!
    • DATES: When does your client expect the work. Check event dates!
    • please make sure you have your client folders at your workstation each morning. Update the folders and return them EOD
    • If you work on client files after hours, please be sure to update client folders on the server, first thing in the morning!
    • when the client job is complete, ready file and turn in for grading. Place folder on Ms. V’s desk

Projects/Assignments/Client Work  

  • 19026 DCM promotion: website (viewbook to come later): Myla
    • continue to build comp of website when not on on deadline for other client work
    • use placeholder text and let us know when you need content
    • on hold!
  • 19011 Residential Building Trades Logo: Eve
    • build first concept drafts on computer
    • once first concept drafts are instructor approved, PDF (smallest file size) and send to client for feedback
  • 19016 Rusty Iron Ranch Logo: Shyanne
    • updated color renditions have been sent, waiting on client feedback
  • 19008 Children’s Book: The Vaccuum Adventure: illustrator-Kayley, art director-Makayla
    • see client email. Make revisions and re-send Makayla
  • 19004 Coop LFP framed posters: Myla
    • Once the Epson LF printer is up and running, Ms. V will print the posters
    • we are in the process of scheduling photo shoots for you of additional students in the workplace. As soon as we hear back from the coop coordinator with dates and times, we will let you know.
  • 19028 EWSD Essex Westford School District logo update and mission image: Makayla
    • Logo: build new logo’s based on client input from Monday’s meeting. Once instructor approved, re-PDF an send to client
  • 19029 CTE program posters: Myla
    • continue to find stock imagery (Getty) for programs that you won’t photograph and build the comps in AI (art boards)
    • schedule photo shoots with programs: Use the Pro foods email as a template, change dates and send to instructors
    • Goal is to send the first comps of 5 program posters to client by EOW
  • 19002 Large Format poster design: Pharmacy college: TBD
    • meet with instructor to review project and timeline
    • send intro email to client
    • research poster design that incorporates large amounts of text
    • sketch thumbnails
  • 19012 CTE centerwide Open House postcards and programs: Myla
    • 3 first concept drafts PDF’s have been sent to client. Check email and revise based on feedback.
  • 19019 EHS Winter choir/band concert posters and programs: Daniel
    • poster: resent comp to client awaiting feedback. Check email and revise or print (25 on 12 x 18 cut to 11 x 17) as directed from client
  • 19020 EHS Swing Away the Blues posters and tickets: Daniel
    • TICKET: delivered to client
    • POSTER: Update poster to match ticket. Print comp and place in hand in box for instructor to proof and review
  • 19005 Pre-Tech tri-fold design : Makayla
    • waiting on client response to first comp
  • 19033 Cider label re-design: Shyanne
    • Using all content from existing label, sketch thumbnails and meet with instructor to review.
    • Once you meet with instructor for feedback then build first comp/s
  • 19036 Career Networks brand identity (logo, letterhead, BC): TBD
    • meeting with client to review scope and project timeline 11.27.18 @ 11:00

Due Dates:

 

Digital Photography Assignments:

  • stay tuned for next assignment

Upcoming Dates

  • 11.19.18.thru 11.23.18 School Break
  • 12.5.18 Field Trip to Ben and Jerry’s
  • 12.7.18 Q2 Progress report closes
  • 12.12.18 Passion Project due
  • 12.24.18 through 1.1.19 School break (and happy new year)

B | 11.14.18| Wednesday

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Announcements:

  • check email, check the blog, check powerschool
  • Equipment return:
  • Phones off and on your shelf.
  • Turn in Homework assignment
  • Ice Skating on Friday at 1pm – dress appropriately

Today’s Lesson Plan:

 Due Dates:

  • Photoshop tutorials – first set: finished by 11/9, Friday. Second set – Beginners selection course – due by Wednesday!
  • drawing assignment  – due Nov. 27th. Draw a Thanksgiving dinner table.Screen Shot 2018-11-12 at 7.44.25 AM

Homework Due Tues. Nov. 13th:

  • http://www.graphish.com/portfolio.html
  • Review portfolio. choose one piece you like and send me an email detailing what is interesting about it. Discuss line, shape, type, color, imagery. At least 5 sentences.

 Upcoming dates:

  • Friday 11/16 after lunch – skating?
  • 11.19.18 thru 11.23.19  School vacation
  • 11.26.18 Castleton University presentation in DCM
  • 12.5.18 Field Trip to Ben and Jerry’s
  • 12.7.18 Q2 progress report closes
  • 12.10.18 and 12.11.18 MMU student visits 9:30-11:30

B| 11.14.18 |Wednesday (2nd year)

 

Announcements

  • Equipment return:
    • Myla- portable hard drive (return after Passion project)
    • Kayley- portable hard drive (return after Passion project)
  • Head’s up for Friday: DCM is going skating @ 1:00. Wear appropriate clothing
  • CWE’s:
    • Kayley/VANG/11.5.18-11.29.18 
    • Shyanne/VANG/12.10.18-12.21.18. Your meet & greet meeting is being scheduled, stay tuned for date/time
    • Makayla/Lane Press/12.3.18-12.14.18. Your meet & greet meeting is being scheduled, stay tuned for date/time
  • REMINDERS:
    • All client work is saved to server! Always, daily, forever, and you work from only those files, always, daily, forever!
    • DATES: When does your client expect the work. Check event dates!
    • please make sure you have your client folders at your workstation each morning. Update the folders and return them EOD
    • If you work on client files after hours, please be sure to update client folders on the server, first thing in the morning!
    • when the client job is complete, ready file and turn in for grading. Place folder on Ms. V’s desk

Projects/Assignments/Client Work  

  • 19026 DCM promotion: website (viewbook to come later): Myla
    • continue to build comp of website when not on on deadline for other client work
    • use placeholder text and let us know when you need content
    • on hold!
  • 19011 Residential Building Trades Logo: Eve
    • build comps on computer
  • 19016 Rusty Iron Ranch Logo: Shyanne
    • updated color renditions have been sent, waiting on client feedback
  • 19008 Children’s Book: The Vaccuum Adventure: illustrator-Kayley, art director-Makayla
    • see client email. Make revisions and re-send Makayla
  • 19004 Coop LFP framed posters: Myla
    • Once the Epson LF printer is up and running, Ms. V will print the posters
    • we are in the process of scheduling photo shoots for you of additional students in the workplace. As soon as we hear back from the coop coordinator with dates and times, we will let you know.
  • 19028 EWSD Essex Westford School District logo update and mission image: Makayla
    • Logo: build new logo’s based on client input from Monday’s meeting. Once instructor approved, re-PDF an send to client
  • 19029 CTE program posters: Myla
    • continue to find stock imagery (Getty) for programs that you won’t photograph and build the comps in AI (art boards)
    • schedule photo shoots with programs: Use the Pro foods email as a template, change dates and send to instructors
    • Goal is to send the first comps of 5 program posters to client by EOW
  • 19002 Large Format poster design: Pharmacy college: TBD
    • meet with instructor to review project and timeline
    • send intro email to client
    • research poster design that incorporates large amounts of text
    • sketch thumbnails
  • 19012 CTE centerwide Open House postcards and programs: Myla
    • color correct (lighten images) your photo
    • on back of card in 7 pt type add credit line: Photograph & postcard design by: Myla Jacobs | Design & Creative Media 2 student
    • build 2nd comp:  Use last years’ postcard (yes exactly the same one, we will not use the the Getty images saved to the board.) Update content (date/time/etc), change maroon color to something brighter (maybe a teal blue).
    • once instructor approves both comps, PDF comps and send to clients (see folder for client contact info)
  • 19019 EHS Winter choir/band concert posters and programs: Daniel
    • poster: content changes changes from client:
      Monday, December 19th should become Wednesday, December 19th
      -add “free and open to the public”
      -in addition to the choral ensembles please add: Essex Jazz Junction, Essex Jazz Orchestra, Symphonic Band, and Wind Ensemble
    • Make changes as requested, download the hi-res imagery from Getty and make image adjustments in PS. Re-link to AI document
    • PDF’s that were sent yesterday were missing type fonts. After you update files, re-PDF and resend to client Due first thing this morning
  • 19020 EHS Swing Away the Blues posters and tickets: Daniel
    • TICKET: delivered to client
    • POSTER: Update poster to match ticket. Print comp and place in hand in box. Due EOD today
  • 19005 Pre-Tech tri-fold design : Makayla
    • waiting on client response to first comp
  • 19033 Cider label re-design: Shyanne
    • When you return one afternoon next week from your CWE, meet with instructor to review project parameters. Design can not have a full color bleed!
    • Using all content from existing label, sketch thumbnails
  • 19036 Career Networks brand identity (logo, letterhead, BC): TBD
    • meeting with client to review scope and project timeline 11.27.18 @ 11:00

Due Dates:

 

Digital Photography Assignments:

  • stay tuned for next assignment

Upcoming Dates

  • 11.19.18.thru 11.23.18 School Break
  • 12.5.18 Field Trip to Ben and Jerry’s
  • 12.7.18 Q2 Progress report closes
  • 12.12.18 Passion Project due
  • 12.24.18 through 1.1.19 School break (and happy new year)

A | 11.13.18| Tuesday

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Announcements:

  • check email, check the blog, check powerschool
  • Equipment return: Chieftain-laptop, Autumn-laptop, Richard-camera
  • Phones off and on your shelf.
  • Turn in Homework assignment
  • English at 11:15
  • Ice Skating on Friday at 1pm – dress appropriately

Today’s Lesson Plan:

 Due Dates:

  • Photoshop tutorials – first set: finished by 11/9, Friday. Second set – Beginners selection course – due by Wednesday!
  • drawing assignment  – due Nov. 27th. Draw a Thanksgiving dinner table.Screen Shot 2018-11-12 at 7.44.25 AM

Homework Due Tues. Nov. 13th:

  • http://www.graphish.com/portfolio.html
  • Review portfolio. choose one piece you like and send me an email detailing what is interesting about it. Discuss line, shape, type, color, imagery. At least 5 sentences.

 Upcoming dates:

  • Friday 11/16 after lunch – skating?
  • 11.19.18 thru 11.23.19  School vacation
  • 11.26.18 Castleton University presentation in DCM
  • 12.5.18 Field Trip to Ben and Jerry’s
  • 12.7.18 Q2 progress report closes
  • 12.10.18 and 12.11.18 MMU student visits 9:30-11:30

A| 11.13.18 |Tuesday (2nd year)

Test the waters to see what jobs are out there, what training, experience, salary, degree, etc are needed for each position: http://www.glassdoor.com/index.htm

Announcements

  • Just a gentle time check….Passion projects are due in 30 days
  • Equipment return:
    • Myla- portable hard drive (return after Passion project)
    • Kayley- portable hard drive (return after Passion project)
  • Daniel: Lane Press application, schedule to meet with Ms. Papp early this week to follow up.
  • Head’s up for Friday: DCM is going skating @ 1:00. Wear appropriate clothing
  • CWE’s:
    • Kayley/VANG/11.5.18-11.29.18 
    • Shyanne/VANG/12.10.18-12.21.18
    • Makayla/Lane Press/12.3.18-12.14.18
  • REMINDERS:
    • All client work is saved to server! Always, daily, forever, and you work from only those files, always, daily, forever!
    • DATES: When does your client expect the work. Check event dates!
    • please make sure you have your client folders at your workstation each morning. Update the folders and return them EOD
    • If you work on client files after hours, please be sure to update client folders on the server, first thing in the morning!
    • when the client job is complete, ready file and turn in for grading. Place folder on Ms. V’s desk

Projects/Assignments/Client Work  

  • 19026 DCM promotion: website (viewbook to come later): Myla
    • continue to build comp of website when not on on deadline for other client work
    • use placeholder text and let us know when you need content
    • on hold!
  • 19011 Residential Building Trades Logo: Eve
    • build comps on computer
  • 19016 Rusty Iron Ranch Logo: Shyanne
    • send client a response to her last email (color updates) and let her know that you will send new color renditions along when you return from your CWE. Due: as soon as you return from CWE
    • make color adjustments as stated in client email, once approved by instructor, pdf and re-send
  • 19008 Children’s Book: The Vaccuum Adventure: illustrator-Kayley, art director-Makayla
    • see client email. Make revisions and re-send Makayla
  • 19004 Coop LFP framed posters: Myla
    • Once the Epson LF printer is up and running, Ms. V will print the posters
    • we are in the process of scheduling photo shoots for you of additional students in the workplace. As soon as we hear back from the coop coordinator with dates and times, we will let you know.
  • 19028 EWSD Essex Westford School District logo update and mission image: Makayla
    • Logo: build new logo’s based on client input from Monday’s meeting
  • 19029 CTE program posters: Myla
    • continue to find stock imagery (Getty) for programs that you won’t photograph and build the comps in AI (art boards)
    • schedule photo shoots with programs: Use the Pro foods email as a template, change dates and send to instructors
    • Goal is to send the first comps of 5 program posters to client by EOW
  • 19002 Large Format poster design: Pharmacy college: TBD
    • meet with instructor to review project and timeline
    • send intro email to client
    • research poster design that incorporates large amounts of text
    • sketch thumbnails
  • 19012 CTE centerwide Open House postcards and programs: TBD
    • Myla: photoshoot at 10:45 in DCM production room
  • 19019 EHS Winter choir/band concert posters and programs: Daniel
    • poster: see comments and review link sent to your email for type treatments ideas. Meet with instructor. Revise and re-print. Due by lunch today
  • 19020 EHS Swing Away the Blues posters and tickets: Daniel
    • TICKET: Package ticket. Ms. V is running tickets. Cut tickets with Ms. V. When tickets are cut/packaged, send client email letting her know tickets are ready for pick up. due EOD today
    • POSTER: update to match ticket
  • 19005 Pre-Tech tri-fold design : Makayla
    • waiting on client response to first comp
  • 19033 Cider label re-design: Shyanne
    • When you return one afternoon next week from your CWE, meet with instructor to review project parameters. Design can not have a full color bleed!
    • Using all content from existing label, sketch thumbnails
  • 19036 Career Networks brand identity (logo, letterhead, BC): TBD
    • meeting with client to review scope and project timeline 11.27.18 @ 11:00
  • 19012 CTE centerwide Open House (postcard, program): TBD
    • review project scope and timeline (event is February 9 2019, postcards need to be completed prior to December break)
    • review last year’s folder

Due Dates:

 

Digital Photography Assignments:

  • stay tuned for next assignment

Upcoming Dates

  • 11.19.18.thru 11.23.18 School Break
  • 12.5.18 Field Trip to Ben and Jerry’s
  • 12.7.18 Q2 Progress report closes
  • 12.12.18 Passion Project due
  • 12.24.18 through 1.1.19 School break (and happy new year)

B | 11.12.18| Monday

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Announcements:

Welcome to Josh Brown!

  • check email, check the blog, check powerschool
  • Equipment return:
  • Phones off and on your shelf.
  • See Homework assignment below.

Today’s Lesson Plan:

 Due Dates:

  • Photoshop tutorials – first set: finished by 11/9, Friday. Second set – Beginners selection course – due by Wednesday!
  • drawing assignment  – due Nov. 27th. Draw a Thanksgiving dinner table.Screen Shot 2018-11-12 at 7.44.25 AM

Homework:

  • http://www.graphish.com/portfolio.html
  • Review portfolio. choose one piece you like and send me an email detailing what is interesting about it. Discuss line, shape, type, color, imagery. At least 5 sentences.

 Upcoming dates:

  • 11.12.18 Guest speaker, Josh Brown from Capacitor Design in DCM 1
  • Friday 11/16 after lunch – skating?
  • 11.19.18 thru 11.23.19  School vacation
  • 11.26.18 Castleton University presentation in DCM
  • 12.5.18 Field Trip to Ben and Jerry’s
  • 12.7.18 Q2 progress report closes
  • 12.10.18 and 12.11.18 MMU student visits 9:30-11:30