B | 09.15.17 | Friday (2nd year)

Announcements:

  • Work with MS. Vaida today to finish running stationery packets.
  • CCV course options:
    • GD 2, Fall 2017, stay tuned for registration
  • 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!
    • Powerschool will be available 11/14

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

  • ALL Design Studio Stationery (letterhead/envelope/BC/thank you card). Client: DCM (Design & Creative Media).
    • Choose your paper/envelope stock: see Ms. V for options
    • Set up production files to print all pieces: BC: 8-up on 8.5 x 11, print 3 sheets & trim. LTHD: 8.5 x 11, print 10 sheets. TY card: print 10 & trim. ENV: print 10. Due: EOD today (9/15)
  • ALL  Passion Project: 
    • review description on blog 
    • develop project ideas and script proposal
    • stay tuned for presentation and due date for proposal
  • Charlotte. 18000. Holiday cards
    • start developing comps
  • 18001. Open House materials
  • Jason. 18002. Guidance Trifold redesign
    • script intro email to client
    • Meet with instructor to review email. DO not send until you have approval from an instructor
  • 18003. Jazz Band spring concert
  • 18004. All State Music Festival materials
  • Arvid. 18006. Passion 4 Paws Poster 
    • waiting for teacher feedback.
    • once instructor approves comp, send low res PDF comp to client
  • Aislynn. 18007. Essex Junction Tree Advisory Committee logo
    • waiting for teacher feedback.
    • Experiment with bitmaps for texture.
  • 18008.  CTE course catalog: on hold for now
  • Ben. 18009. DCM recruitment material updates: 
    • sketch thumbnails
  • Ben. 18010. CTE Marketing Project (LF Photographs): 
    • complete research (image + type)
    • develop a couple of roughs using stock imagery, placeholder quote + CTE logo. Experiment with format, orientation + type.
    • Meeting with Ms. Dickinson on Monday at 10 am
  • Jason. 18011. EHS/CTE Health center rebrand project: 
    • review work folder (digital and hard)
    • script intro email to client
    • Meet with instructor to review email. DO not send until you have approval from an instructor
  • Danny. 18012. Handwash signage
    • develop first comp.
  • Aislynn. 18014. Living Tree Alliance logos
    • waiting for client response.
  • Arvid. 18015. CTE label for student assembly: 
    • Print labels w/ Ms V
  • Danny. 18016. STEAM poster.
    • Build STEAM logo using letterforms and vectors. due EOD Friday
    • Email client with an update due EOD today
  • Charlotte. 18017. Community Service Days:
    • begin developing comps.
  • Charlotte. 18018. Coffee House posters:
    • waiting for client
  •  Jason. 18019. Coral Fall Concert poster and program:
    • Make revisions to posters based on teacher feedback. Due EOD today.
    • Send comp to client once Ms. Sinopoli approves the comps. 
  • Arvid. 18025. T-shirt Assembly Poster.
    • review last year’s folder.
    • Email client to introduce yourself.
    • Start sketching thumbnails.

Upcoming Dates

  • CTE all school Assembly new date coming, stay tuned | 10:00 am
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A | 09.14.17 | Thursday (2nd year)

Announcements:

  • Tonight is Open House! Who’s coming?
  • Work with MS. Vaida today to run stationery packets.
  • CCV course options:
    • GD 2, Fall 2017, stay tuned for registration
  • 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!
    • Powerschool will be available 11/14

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

  • ALL Design Studio Stationery (letterhead/envelope/BC/thank you card). Client: DCM (Design & Creative Media).
    • Choose your paper/envelope stock: see Ms. V for options
    • Set up production files to print all pieces: BC: 8-up on 8.5 x 11, print 3 sheets & trim. LTHD: 8.5 x 11, print 10 sheets. TY card: print 10 & trim. ENV: print 10. Due: end of week by 9.15.17 EOD
  • ALL  Passion Project: 
    • review description on blog 
    • develop project ideas and script proposal
    • stay tuned for presentation and due date for proposal
  • Charlotte. 18000. Holiday cards
    • start developing comps
  • 18001. Open House materials
  • Jason. 18002. Guidance Trifold redesign
    • script intro email to client
    • Meet with instructor to review email. DO not send until you have approval from an instructor
  • 18003. Jazz Band spring concert
  • 18004. All State Music Festival materials
  • Arvid. 18006. Passion 4 Paws Poster 
    • waiting for teacher feedback.
    • once instructor approves comp, send low res PDF comp to client
  • Aislynn. 18007. Essex Junction Tree Advisory Committee logo
    • waiting for teacher feedback.
  • 18008.  CTE course catalog: on hold for now
  • Ben. 18009. DCM recruitment material updates: 
    • sketch thumbnails
  • Ben. 18010. CTE Marketing Project (LF Photographs): 
    • complete research (image + type)
    • develop a couple of roughs using stock imagery, placeholder quote + CTE logo. Experiment with format, orientation + type.
    • Meeting with Ms. Dickinson on Monday at 10 am
  • Jason. 18011. EHS/CTE Health center rebrand project: 
    • review work folder (digital and hard)
    • script intro email to client
    • Meet with instructor to review email. DO not send until you have approval from an instructor
  • Danny. 18012. Handwash signage
    • waiting for client response
  • Aislynn. 18014. Living Tree Alliance logos
    • script recap email detailing all the different projects, their individual requirements/components, timeline and tentative due dates. due EOD today.
    • trace and scan Sukkot image for second T-shirt comp.
  • Arvid. 18015. CTE label for student assembly: 
    • Print labels w/ Ms V
  • Danny. 18016. STEAM poster.
    • Build STEAM logo using letterforms and vectors. due EOD Friday
    • Email client with an update due EOD today
  • Charlotte. 18017. Community Service Days:
    • meet with Emmy at 10 am. Bring both this year’s folder AND last year’s folder.
  • Charlotte. 18018. Coffee House posters:
    • waiting for client
  •  Jason. 18019. Coral Fall Concert poster and program:
    • Poster: first comp due: 9.14.17 EOD
  • Arvid. 18025. T-shirt Assembly Poster.
    • review last year’s folder.
    • Email client to introduce yourself.
    • Start sketching thumbnails.

Upcoming Dates

  • Student Council meeting 9.14.17 |12:00 pm in room M116
  • CTE program Open House 9.14.17 | 6-8 pm
  • CTE all school Assembly new date coming, stay tuned | 10:00 am

B | 6.13.17 | Tuesday

 Announcements:

  • Lane Press paperwork: Joey and Dresden—update a teacher.
  • EHS exams begin today; CHS Exams today 8-10 (Savanah)
  • Dennis Healy will be coming today from 10-11 to see your snowboard designs!
  • 11:15. Today is our last English class for the year.

Assignments for the week:

  • DCM_EOY_ survey1 
    • please complete and place in turn in box, name is optional, thanks!
  • Collect inventory: book, headphones,trays, tablets
  1. Snowboard assignment
    • If you missed yesterday’s presentation, it is here: https://vimeo.com/220629194
    • template is on the server (workgroup/snowboard template)
  2. Z11_Personal_Timeline
  3. Face-to-Face
  4. Gradebook
    • Check to make sure you are not missing any projects. If you are, you will need to prioritize you time over the next week.

Once you have submitted ALL DCM work…..

  • We have small portfolios for your work. See a teacher. 
  • Output 8 ½ x 11 prints of all your portfolio work for your portfolio book. (process book and other prototypes can go in side pockets).
  • Take home presentation boards and other work you might want to keep. Don’t wait till Thursday.

Housekeeping:

  1. Make PDF’s of project work (in case you don’t have the software home)
  2. Save whatever work you want to take home on a flash drive (remember that your Lightroom catalog and raw photographs are saved locally) see Ms. V if you need a flash drive
  3. Clean workstation & monitor
  4. Remove your work from the walls
  5. Recycle files you do not need. Printed projects and prototypes in good condition may be donated to the classroom as samples, as can manila folders with minimal writing
  6. DO NOT delete project/assignment work off of the server
  7. DO delete all personal files off of desktop/server

Upcoming dates:

  • 6.14.17 • Burton field trip
  • 6.15.17 EOY celebration (morning) + Recognition Practice in the morning (afternoon)
  • 6.15.17 Recognition Ceremony (in the evening)

DCM1 Client work/DCM 2 updates:

  • Savannah:
    • Food label: Waiting for printing sign-off, and numbers, from client.

B | 6.13.17 | Tuesday (2nd year)

Announcements

  • The week of lasts… today is our last Tuesday together.
  • DCM_EOY_ survey1
    • please complete and place in hand-in-box, name is optional and thanks!
  • Dennis Healy will be here from 10-11 to see student snowboard designs. Print out your board design on 11×17 (if you have one) and join us in the first year lab.

EOY Housekeeping/Procedures

  1. Laptops do not leave the DCM lab. 
  2. Workstations must be left in the condition that they were when you came. Please organize, recycle, take home work.
  3. Server: Update your personal server folder with all project work from this year (make sure it is in GD2 folder). Delete any personal work or Design Studio work that is in your personal folder on the server. DO NOT touch the jobshop folder files (unless it is the clean up a job you have not yet been assessed on)
  4. Make PDFs of any/all work you would like to take with you (can be either project work or Design Studio work)
  5. Save whatever work you want to take home on a flash drive (remember that your Lightroom catalog and raw photographs are saved locally) see Ms. V if you need a flash drive
  6. Clean workstation & monitor
  7. Remove your work from the walls
  8. Recycle paper that you do not need. Printed projects and prototypes in good condition may be donated to the classroom as samples, as can manila folders with minimal writing
  9. DO NOT delete project/assignment work off of the server
  10. Do delete all personal files
  11. Check in books, color wheels, tools etc. with an instructor

Projects/Assignments/Client Work

Upcoming dates

  • 6.14.17 Burton field trip
  • 6.15.17 EOY celebration in the morning  + Recognition Practice after lunch
  • 6.15.17 Recognition Ceremony (evening)

B | 6.7.17 | Wednesday

 Announcements:

  • Welcome to portfolio presentation week:
    • Today:
      • Joey, Kadie, Aislynn, Ben, Spencer, Arvid
    • Tomorrow:
      • Charlotte, Jason, Olivia, Danny, Dresden, Savanah
    • when the person before you leaves the production room you may get ready in the hallway
    • Make sure your boards are in the production room before you leave for the day
    • Quiet, self-paced work period. Disruptions will not be tolerated
    • No printing during presentations
    • Check out library books if you are using it in your presentation
  • Equipment return: Ben-flash
  • Library books: the following students have library books that were due on 5/26/17: Kade, Olivia, Dan and Joey
  • Please print out and turn in your English reflections today. Thank you.

Assignments for the week:

  1. Snowboard assignment
    • If you missed yesterday’s presentation, it is here: https://vimeo.com/220629194
    • template is on the server (workgroup/snowboard template)
    • first comp due EOD Tuesday June 13th
  2. DCM yearbook
    • due EOD Thursday June 8th
  3. Z11_Personal_Timeline
  4. Face-to-Face
  5. Gradebook
    • Check to make sure you are not missing any projects. If you are, you will need to prioritize you time over the next week.

Housekeeping:

  1. Make PDF’s of project work (in case you don’t have the software home)
  2. Save whatever work you want to take home on a flash drive (remember that your Lightroom catalog and raw photographs are saved locally) see Ms. V if you need a flash drive
  3. Clean workstation & monitor
  4. Remove your work from the walls
  5. Recycle files you do not need. Printed projects and prototypes in good condition may be donated to the classroom as samples, as can manila folders with minimal writing
  6. DO NOT delete project/assignment work off of the server
  7. DO delete all personal files off of desktop/server
  8. Check in books, color wheels and tools with an instructor

Upcoming dates:

  • 6.6.17- 6.8.14 • DCM Portfolio presentations
  • 6.6.17 • Snowboard design presentation in DCM 1 • Dennis Healy
  • 6.14.17 • Burton field trip
  • 6.15.17 EOY celebration (morning) + Recognition Practice in the morning (afternoon)
  • 6.15.17 Recognition Ceremony (in the evening)

DCM1 Client work/DCM 2 updates:

  • Savannah:
    • Food label: Waiting for printing sign-off, and numbers, from client.

B | 6.7.17 | Wednesday (2nd year)

Announcements

  • No printing during presentation period. Remember this is an exam period. Quiet work is expected from all students.
  • Equipment return: Brian-flash

EOY Housekeeping/Procedures

  1. Laptops will be collected EOD Monday June 12th. Please see Ms. Vaida if you need a flash drive.
  2. Workstations must be left in the condition that they were when you came. Please organize, recycle, take home work.
  3. Server: Update your personal server folder with all project work from this year (make sure it is in GD2 folder). Delete any personal work or Design Studio work that is in your personal folder on the server. DO NOT touch the jobshop folder files (unless it is the clean up a job you have not yet been assessed on)
  4. Make PDFs of any/all work you would like to take with you (can be either project work or Design Studio work)
  5. Save whatever work you want to take home on a flash drive (remember that your Lightroom catalog and raw photographs are saved locally) see Ms. V if you need a flash drive
  6. Clean workstation & monitor
  7. Remove your work from the walls
  8. Recycle paper that you do not need. Printed projects and prototypes in good condition may be donated to the classroom as samples, as can manila folders with minimal writing
  9. DO NOT delete project/assignment work off of the server
  10. Do delete all personal files
  11. Check in books, color wheels, tools etc. with an instructor

Projects/Assignments/Client Work

Upcoming dates

  • 6.6.17- 6.8.17 Portfolio presentations
  • 6.14.17 Burton field trip
  • 6.15.17 EOY celebration in the morning  + Recognition Practice after lunch
  • 6.15.17 Recognition Ceremony (evening)

A | 6.6.17 | Tuesday

 Announcements:

  • Welcome to portfolio presentation week:
    • 2nd years are presenting today.
    • Tomorrow:
      • Joey, Kadie, Aislynn, Ben, Spencer, Arvid
    • Thursday:
      • Charlotte, Jason, Olivia, Danny, Dresden, Savanah
    • when the person before you leaves the production room you may get ready in the hallway
    • Make sure your boards are in the production room before you leave for the day
    • Quiet, self-paced work period. Disruptions will not be tolerated
    • No printing during presentations
    • Check out library books if you are using it in your presentation
    • Portfolio clean-up. It is your responsibility to recycle paper when you are done cutting, and clean up after yourself.
  • Recognition tickets….for additional tickets, please see Ms. Roberts in CTE office
  • English at 11:15
    • please PRINT your essay and place in the DCM hand-in box. DO NOT email DCM instructors
  • Equipment return: Ben-flash
  • PE today- see email from Ms. Cahill explaining plan for weather
  • Library books: the following students have library books that were due on 5/26/17: Kade, Olivia, Dan and Joey

Assignments for the week:

  1. Snowboard assignment
    • Presentation this morning in DCM 1 • Dennis Healy
  2. DCM yearbook
  3. Z11_Personal_Timeline
  4. Face-to-Face
  5. Gradebook
    • Check to make sure you are not missing any projects. If you are, you will need to prioritize you time over the next week.

Housekeeping:

  1. Make PDF’s of project work (in case you don’t have the software home)
  2. Save whatever work you want to take home on a flash drive (remember that your Lightroom catalog and raw photographs are saved locally) see Ms. V if you need a flash drive
  3. Clean workstation & monitor
  4. Remove your work from the walls
  5. Recycle files you do not need. Printed projects and prototypes in good condition may be donated to the classroom as samples, as can manila folders with minimal writing
  6. DO NOT delete project/assignment work off of the server
  7. DO delete all personal files off of desktop/server
  8. Check in books, color wheels and tools with an instructor

Upcoming dates:

  • 6.6.17- 6.8.14 • DCM Portfolio presentations
  • 6.6.17 • Snowboard design presentation in DCM 1 • Dennis Healy
  • 6.14.17 • Burton field trip
  • 6.15.17 EOY celebration + Recognition Practice in the morning
  • 6.15.17 Recognition Ceremony (in the evening)

DCM1 Client work/DCM 2 updates:

  • Savannah:
    • Food label: Waiting for printing sign-off, and numbers, from client.