A | 10.24.16 | Monday


  • Welcome back; hopefully you are all feeling rested and ready to work 🙂
  • Full student council meeting at noon to go over Spirit Week details.
  • Anyone feeling a little deja vu? That’s because today is an A day (again). That means PE meets today…. don’t be late, the bus leaves for Metro Rock at 12:45 pm (bring your sneakers!))

Today’s Lesson Plan:

  • The Design Process:
    • 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”)
    • Slideshow presentation on the design process
  • Review first project requirements, process and expectations.

Due Dates: (* means new today)

  • * Project A10 | Typographic Sculpture Final Due Date TBD
    • Step #1– Build dummy, thumbnails and do research. Due before break Thursday 9/27
      • Your thumbnails will count as your sketchbook assignment this week.
      • You will create three folding dummies with different folds
      • You will create three thumbnail sketches of the front and the back using either rhythm or emphasis as your guiding principle (six drawings total)
      • You will use the provided template (research sheet) for your visual research

Late or Missing Work:

  • Sketchbook assignment: Rhythm Due BOD Thursday  (10/13)
  • Hand drawn type exercise. Due EOD Friday (10/14)
  • hierarchy exercise. Due EOD Tuesday (10/18)
  • Shooting Assignment: Rule of Thirds. Due BOD Wednesday (10/19)
    • If you haven’t started shooting outside of school, try to check a camera out at some point this week, and try to find more personally engaging locations to shoot.
    • Import into LR and submit printed contact sheet.
  • Pivot Portrait. Due EOD Wednesday (10/19)

Upcoming dates:

  • 10.25.2016 Career Coordinator visit
  • 10.26.16 Ben & Jerry’s Tour (re-scheduled due to PSATs)
  • 11.15.16 NEIT presentation

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