B | 10.18.17| Wednesday

Announcements:

“It’s through mistakes that you actually can grow. You have to get bad in order to get good.” – Paula Scher

Today’s Lesson Plan:

  • Identity_stationery assignment: stationery
    • all elements: letterhead, front and back of business card and Thank you note should be in one Illustrator document
    • Package the Project.
    • finals duplexed and cut out
  • Photo Assignment PhotoFieldTripAssignment
  • Intro to B15_SkateboardDeck_EMS

Due Dates:

  • HOMEWORK: * Read Graphic Design Solutions (the orange book). Chapter 2: p. 26-34 (stop at the bottom of first column– ending with “printing or digital loading”).
    • Take notes on bold terms and the 5 steps to solving a design problem.
    • Research online and create 3 thumbnails of skateboards you might design.
  • Stationery comp 2 due Yesterday
  • Photo Assignment Due Yesterday

Upcoming dates:

  • School Vacation: no school for students on 10.19.17 and 10.20.17.
  • Interest inventories with Cari Papp, 10.25.17 @ 10:00 am
  • Paying for College:
    Come start your FAFSA and VSAC forms with a professional from VSAC. October 18th in the Library Computer Lab 10:00.
  • College Representative visits to DCM:

    SNHU College: Amanda Flores will be visiting DCM 10. 25. 17 @1 pm

    Champlain College visit to DCM 10.31.17 @ 10:15

  • College Representative visits to CTE: sign up with Ms Curtis in Student Services
    Southern New Hampshire University: Oct. 25th time TBD
    Vermont Technical College: Nov. 9th @ 9:30 in conference room
    New England Institute of Technology: Nov. 15th @ 9:40 CAWD 1 classroom
    Castleton University: Nov. 15th @ 10:45 in conference room
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B| 10.18.17 | Wednesday (2nd year)

Announcements:

  • Reminder #1: Please make sure you have arrangements to get to CCV Drawing on Friday, college class is in session!
  • Reminder # 2: CTE has no school for students tomorrow and Friday.
  • Reminder # 3: hope you find a time to rest and enjoy these beautiful autumn days we are having 🙂
  • Studio Workflow reminders:
    • read blog, all of it!
    • retrieve hard copy project folder/s
    • check email: make sure client has cc’d all
    • client meeting dates: confirm with Mrs. B any client meeting dates and check to make sure they are in the DCM 2 Google calendar
    • CHECK project due date on folders daily to avoid missing deadlines!
    • Check Powerschool

Projects/Assignments/Client Work (in order of priority) 

  • ALL  Passion Project:
    • Passion Project due date: Tuesday, December 5
  • Charlotte. 18000. Holiday cards
    • first comps (2) early next week
    • print and place in hand in box
  • Aislynn. 18001. Open House materials
    • make revisions based on client meeting
    • on revisions are approved by instructor, PDF and send to client/s
  • Jason. 18002. Guidance Trifold redesign
    • Comp 1- add more silhouetted images and swap placement of pre-Tech and College/Industry text
    • Comp 2- meet with Mrs. S for art direction
  • 18004. All State Music Festival materials
  • Aislynn. 18007. Essex Junction Tree Advisory Committee logo
    • see client email response. Begin to explore additional iterations incorporating client requests
  • 18008.  CTE course catalog: on hold for now
  • 18009. DCM recruitment material updates (on hold)
  • Ben. 18010. CTE Marketing Project (LF Photographs): check in with Bailey
    • develop a couple of roughs using stock imagery, placeholder quote + CTE logo. Experiment with format, orientation + type. Meet with instructor to update
    • schedule photo shoot with 1 programs (DCM) work with Bailey to develop idea and frame for image
  • Jason. 18011. EHS/CTE Health center rebrand project: 
    • waiting on client response
  • Aislynn. 18014. Living Tree Alliance logos
    • build new comp based on client email
  • Charlotte. 18028. Les Mis Concert poster and program:
    • meet with instructor Mrs. B or Mrs. S to fine tune poster comps, once approved, pdf and send to client. DUE EOD TODAY!!!
    • start placing content in program
  • Arvid. 18034. Band Blues Concert
    • make minor revision, get instructor approval and re-send to client
  • Jason. 18020. Choral Winter Concert poster and program:
    • poster comps are complete: do not send PDF’s, on hold.
  • Danny. 18027. Pottery Business Materials
    • send email to client when hang tags are hole punched and ready for pick up
    • Start the next phase in this project (check in with client to see what his needs are)
  • Jason. 18038. The Exchange signage
    • waiting on client reply to color changes
    • record sign dimensions on hard folder once you receive them from client
  • Aislynn. 18040. GIV postcard
    • waiting on client reply. If there are no changes to latest comp, make sure we have approval to print from client.
  • Arvid. 18041. Pam Hemmingway BC
    • finish running rest of cards, cut and deliver to client.
    • ready file and turn in for grading
  • Arvid. 18042. Lorna in superintendent’s office BC
    • see comps, make revisions, once instructor approved pdf and send.
  • Danny. 18046. EHS cafeteria LFP recycle signs
    • send intro email to  client, Scott Fay. Include images of existing posters and ask client if there are any changes to content
    • sketch comps: create 3 series, each with a different theme
  • Ben. 18047. Jack’s Dog Walking Service, logo, letterhead and BC
    • build more thumbnails, different iterations based on meeting with Mrs. S. Due EOD today
  • TBD. 18048. Cosmetology re-brand: logo and other print material
  • TBD. 18049. Aromatherapy labels
  • TDB. 18050. CST info graphic card

Upcoming Dates

  • Teacher In-service days no school for students: 10.19.17 and 10.20.17
  • Interest inventories with Ms. Papp in DCM: 10.25.17 |10:00 am
  • SNHU College. Rep Amanda Flores will be visiting your class 10. 25. 17 @1 pm
  • Champlain College visit to DCM 10.31.17 @ 10:15

A | 10.17.17| Tuesday

Announcements:

“There are three responses to a piece of design – yes, no, and WOW! Wow is the one to aim for.” – Milton GlaserScreenshot 2017-10-16 13.47.33

  • The 9A PE class will meet today at 12:45  out on the tennis court. Last day of tennis- last day to self check skills!  Please bring independent workouts!
  • English at 11:15
  • Bailey – please check in with Ben on CTE marketing project
  • Interested in additional design/entrepreneurship opportunities? Take a look: VtSBDC – VT REAL NextUp2017-2018    High School-Career Tech students

Today’s Lesson Plan:

  • Identity_stationery assignment: stationery
    • comp 2 (includes revisions from Friday’s roundtable) print and place in hand-in box by EOD today
  • Project packaging in AI
  • Photo Assignment PhotoFieldTripAssignment

Due Dates:

  • Stationery comp 2 due EOD today
  • Photo Assignment Due EOD today

Upcoming dates:

  • School Vacation: no school for students on 10.19.17 and 10.20.17.
  • Interest inventories with Cari Papp, 10.25.17 @ 10:00 am
  • Paying for College:
    Come start your FAFSA and VSAC forms with a professional from VSAC. October 18th in the Library Computer Lab 10:00.
  • College Representative visits to DCM:

    SNHU College: Amanda Flores will be visiting DCM 10. 25. 17 @1 pm

    Champlain College visit to DCM 10.31.17 @ 10:15

  • College Representative visits to CTE: sign up with Ms Curtis in Student Services
    Southern New Hampshire University: Oct. 25th time TBD
    Vermont Technical College: Nov. 9th @ 9:30 in conference room
    New England Institute of Technology: Nov. 15th @ 9:40 CAWD 1 classroom
    Castleton University: Nov. 15th @ 10:45 in conference room

A| 10.16.17 | Tuesday (2nd year)

Announcements:

  • “There are three responses to a piece of design – yes, no, and WOW! Wow is the one to aim for.” – Milton GlaserScreenshot 2017-10-16 13.47.33
  • Studio Workflow reminders:
    • read blog, all of it!
    • retrieve hard copy project folder/s
    • check email: make sure client has cc’d all
    • client meeting dates: confirm with Mrs. B any client meeting dates and check to make sure they are in the DCM 2 Google calendar
    • CHECK project due date on folders daily to avoid missing deadlines!
    • Check Powerschool

Projects/Assignments/Client Work (in order of priority) 

  • ALL  Passion Project:
    • Danny & Charlotte: progress meetings with Mrs. B: check in with her tomorrow
  • Charlotte. 18000. Holiday cards
    • first comps (2) due EOD Wednesday
    • print and place in hand in box
  • Aislynn. 18001. Open House materials
    • waiting on client response
    • see permit revision
  • Jason. 18002. Guidance Trifold redesign
    • build comps using Gill Sans & family
  • 18004. All State Music Festival materials
  • Aislynn. 18007. Essex Junction Tree Advisory Committee logo
    • send check in email. Due EOD today
  • 18008.  CTE course catalog: on hold for now
  • 18009. DCM recruitment material updates (on hold)
  • Ben. 18010. CTE Marketing Project (LF Photographs): check in with Bailey
    • develop a couple of roughs using stock imagery, placeholder quote + CTE logo. Experiment with format, orientation + type. Meet with instructor to update
    • schedule photo shoot with 2 programs (DCM & Auto)
  • Jason. 18011. EHS/CTE Health center rebrand project: 
    • waiting on client response
  • Aislynn. 18014. Living Tree Alliance logos
    • build new comp based on client email
  • Charlotte. 18028. Les Mis Concert poster and program:
    • meet with Ms. B to discuss poster
    • start placing content in program
  • Arvid. 18034. Band Blues Concert
    • make minor revision, get instructor approval and re-send to client
  • Jason. 18020. Choral Winter Concert poster and program:
    • poster comps are complete: do not send PDF’s, on hold.
  • Danny. 18027. Pottery Business Materials
    • Meet with Ms. V as she will set you up to score hang tags.
  • Jason. 18038. The Exchange signage
    • waiting on client reply (which signs to re-color) – Ms. Brown
    • record sign dimensions on hard folder once you receive them from client
  • Aislynn. 18040. GIV postcard
    • update revisions, once instructor approved, pdf and re-send to client
  • Arvid. 18041. Pam Hemmingway BC
    • needed a slight reformat. Ready to check and print, see Ms. V
  • Arvid. 18042. Lorna in superintendent’s office BC
    • see comps,make revisions, once instructor approved pdf and send. Due EOD
  • Danny. 18046. EHS cafeteria LFP recycle signs
    • meet with instructor. Due today
    • review photos of old signs (in digital folder)
    • sketch comps
  • Ben. 18047. Jack’s Dog Walking Service, logo, letterhead and BC
    • see comments on thumbnails – meet with Ms. Sinopoli @ 11:15
    • build more thumbnails, different iterations
  • TBD. 18048. Cosmetology re-brand: logo and other print material
  • TBD. 18049. Aromatherapy labels
  • TDB. 18050. CST info graphic card

Upcoming Dates

  • Teacher In-service days no school for students: 10.19.17 and 10.20.17
  • Interest inventories with Ms. Papp in DCM: 10.25.17 |10:00 am
  • SNHU College. Rep Amanda Flores will be visiting your class 10. 25. 17 @1 pm
  • Champlain College visit to DCM 10.31.17 @ 10:15

B | 10.16.17| Monday

Announcements:

  • Welcome to Monday!
  • Photography Field Trip to Birds of Vermont Museum: today!| bus leaves right after attendance at 9:45  am| Don’t forget your camera or sign one out | wear appropriate attire and footware | shooting assignment |we will return by lunch

Today’s Lesson Plan:

  • Identity_stationery assignment: stationery
    • comp 2 (includes revisions from Friday’s roundtable) print and place in hand-in box by EOD tomorrow
  • Project packaging in AI
  • Photo Assignment PhotoFieldTripAssignment

Due Dates:

  • Stationery comp 2 due EOD tomorrow

Upcoming dates:

  • School Vacation: no school for students on 10.19.17 and 10.20.17.
  • Interest inventories with Cari Papp, 10.25.17 @ 10:00 am
  • Paying for College:
    Come start your FAFSA and VSAC forms with a professional from VSAC. October 18th in the Library Computer Lab 10:00.
  • College Representative visits to DCM:

    SNHU College: Amanda Flores will be visiting DCM 10. 25. 17 @1 pm

    Champlain College visit to DCM 10.31.17 @ 10:15

  • College Representative visits to CTE: sign up with Ms Curtis in Student Services
    Southern New Hampshire University: Oct. 25th time TBD
    Vermont Technical College: Nov. 9th @ 9:30 in conference room
    New England Institute of Technology: Nov. 15th @ 9:40 CAWD 1 classroom
    Castleton University: Nov. 15th @ 10:45 in conference room

B| 10.16.17 | Monday (2nd year)

Announcements:

  • Welcome to Monday!
  • Studio Workflow reminders:
    • read blog, all of it!
    • retrieve hard copy project folder/s
    • check email: make sure client has cc’d all
    • client meeting dates: confirm with Mrs. B any client meeting dates and check to make sure they are in the DCM 2 Google calendar
    • CHECK project due date on folders daily to avoid missing deadlines!
    • Check Powerschool

Projects/Assignments/Client Work (in order of priority) 

  • ALL  Passion Project:
    • Danny & Charlotte: progress meetings with Mrs. B: check in with her tomorrow
  • Charlotte. 18000. Holiday cards
    • first comps (2) due EOD Wednesday
    • print and place in hand in box
  • Aislynn. 18001. Open House materials
    • waiting on client response
    • waiting on instructor to proof mailing permit revisions
  • Jason. 18002. Guidance Trifold redesign
    • build comps using Gill Sans & family
  • 18004. All State Music Festival materials
  • Aislynn. 18007. Essex Junction Tree Advisory Committee logo
    • send check in email. Due EOD today
  • 18008.  CTE course catalog: on hold for now
  • 18009. DCM recruitment material updates (on hold)
  • Ben. 18010. CTE Marketing Project (LF Photographs): 
    • develop a couple of roughs using stock imagery, placeholder quote + CTE logo. Experiment with format, orientation + type.
    • schedule photo shoot with 2 programs (DCM & Auto)
  • Jason. 18011. EHS/CTE Health center rebrand project: 
    • waiting on client response
  • Aislynn. 18014. Living Tree Alliance logos
    • send check in email
  •  Jason. 18019. Coral Fall Concert poster and program:
    • ready file (asset management checklist) and turn in for grading. Due EOD today
  • Charlotte. 18028. Les Mis Concert poster and program:
    • see client response and revise poster based on client input.
  • Arvid. 18034. Band Blues Concert
    • see client response, make revisions, once instructor approved re-send to client. Due EOD Monday
  • Jason. 18020. Choral Winter Concert poster and program:
    • poster comps are complete: do not send PDF’s, on hold.
  • Danny. 18027. Pottery Business Materials
    • see client client response and make change (add hyphen)
    • work with Ms.V to build production file and print
  • Jason. 18038. The Exchange signage
    • waiting on client reply (which signs to re-color)
    • record sign dimensions on hard folder once you receive them from client
  • Aislynn. 18040. GIV postcard
    • see client reply, make changes, have an instructor proof before you send back to client
  • Arvid. 18041. Pam Hemmingway BC
    • ok to print
    • create production file with Ms. V and print 200 cards, then cut them
  • Arvid. 18042. Lorna in superintendent’s office BC
    • waiting on instructor to review comps
  • Danny. 18046. EHS cafeteria LFP recycle signs
    • meet with instructor
    • review photos of old signs (in digital folder)
    • sketch comps
  • Ben. 18047. Jack’s Dog Walking Service, logo, letterhead and BC
    • see comments on thumbnails
    • build 2 more thumbnail, different iterations
  • TBD. 18048. Cosmetology re-brand: logo and other print material
  • TBD. 18049. Aromatherapy labels

Upcoming Dates

  • Teacher In-service days no school for students: 10.19.17 and 10.20.17
  • Interest inventories with Ms. Papp in DCM: 10.25.17 |10:00 am
  • SNHU College. Rep Amanda Flores will be visiting your class 10. 25. 17 @1 pm
  • Champlain College visit to DCM 10.31.17 @ 10:15

A | 10.13.17| Friday

Announcements:

  • Student Council meeting: TODAY, 10.13.17 |11:30 – 12:30 in room M116
  • Photography Field Trip to Birds of Vermont Museum: Monday | bus leaves right after attendance at 9:45  am| Bring your camera if you have one | wear appropriate attire and footware | shooting assignment will be given to you on Monday |we will return by lunch

Today’s Lesson Plan:

  • First thing: Finish up Thank you’s to Dave Schmidt: Kaleb, Cody, Myla
    • address: Dave Schmidt • 678 Yantz Hill Road • Williston, VT 05495
  • Document Bleed – what is it? Check this out!
  • Roundtable Meeting: Identity_stationery assignment: stationery
  • Project packaging in AI

Due Dates:

  • 5 logos due OVERDUE.  Hanna, Cody
  •  Sketchbook #4 OVERDUE  Kaleb, Cody, Hanna

Upcoming dates:

  • School Vacation: no school for students on 10.19.17 and 10.20.17.
  • Interest inventories with Cari Papp, 10.25.17 @ 10:00 am
  • Paying for College:
    Come start your FAFSA and VSAC forms with a professional from VSAC. October 18th in the Library Computer Lab 10:00.
  • College Representative visits to DCM:

    SNHU College: Amanda Flores will be visiting DCM 10. 25. 17 @1 pm

    Champlain College visit to DCM 10.31.17 @ 10:15

  • College Representative visits to CTE: sign up with Ms Curtis in Student Services
    Southern New Hampshire University: Oct. 25th time TBD
    Vermont Technical College: Nov. 9th @ 9:30 in conference room
    New England Institute of Technology: Nov. 15th @ 9:40 CAWD 1 classroom
    Castleton University: Nov. 15th @ 10:45 in conference room