A | 10.12.18 | Friday (2nd year)

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Announcements

  • CCV Drawing: homework in hand and bus departs @ 9:20
  • Monday: CTE T-shirt Assembly: see poster above (designed by Makayla!) and don’t forget to wear your CTE T-shirt
  • Equipment return: 
  • REMINDERS:
    • please make sure you have your client folders at your workstation each morning. Update the folders and return them EOD
    • turn in client comps, thumbnails, homework, etc, into hand in box on conference room table (marked DCM 2 hand in box)
    • 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
    • Check Powerschool for missing assignments

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: Daniel
    • See comments on most recent renditions. Meet with instructor.
    • Build new versions and print out one more time please!
  • 19016 Rusty Iron Ranch Logo: Shyanne
    • print out new renditions to review with an instructor
  • 19001 CTE Community Appreciation event postcards and posters: Kayley
    • Postcards were delivered yesterday
    • Poster: have instructor screen check poster file, once approved print 25 and deliver to client
    • Signage: meet with instructor to review. Create one file with multiple artboards sized accordingly
  • 19024 CTE Coop brochure updates: Myla
    • make revisions and reprint, place in hand in box for instructor to review. Due EOD today
  • 19008 Children’s Book: The Vaccuum Adventure
    • first sketches of page layouts due October 15th. Makayla
    • illustrator: Kayley, art director: Makayla
  • 19004 Coop LFP framed posters: Myla
    • forward the email you sent to client on Wednesday (the one that contained comp 1PDF) to: Mrs. B, Mrs S and Ms V. Due: first thing this morning
      waiting on client feedback
  • 19028 EWSD Essex Westford School District logo update and mission image: Makayla
    • meet with instructor to show revised thumbnails.
  • 19029 CTE program posters: Myla
    • creation of iconic program posters representing CTE technical programs
    • thumbnails of concept due EOD Friday
  • 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
  • 19019 EHS Winter choir/band concert posters and programs: TBD
  • 19020 EHS Swing Away the Blues posters and tickets: TBD

Due Dates:

 

Digital Photography Assignments:

  • stay tuned for next assignment

Upcoming Dates

  • 10.18.18 & 10.19.18 No school for students
  • 11.1.18 & 11.2.18 CTE Community Appreciation Days
  • 11.2.18 Q1 Grade closes
  • 11.7.18 Burton tour. Bus departs @ 9:40 and we will return before lunch
  • 11.19.18.thru 11.23.18 School Break
  • 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)
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B | 10.11.18| Thursday

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Announcements:

  • T shirt assembly: Monday, October 15th @ 10:00, wear your CTE T-shirt (t-shirts handed out tomorrow)!
  • Equipment Return: Gabe: Computer and flash. Richard: Camera
  • English at 11:15

Today’s Lesson Plan:

 Due Dates:

  • Sketchbook Assignment: Free choice using two complementary colors After EOD – 0.
  • Next Sketchbook Assignment: Emphasis due 10/16 (See Link below)

Homework:

 Upcoming dates:

  • T-shirt Field Trip: 2 groups, Wed Oct. 17th, Tuesday Oct. 23rd
  • T shirt assembly: Monday October 15th
  • 10.24.18 Field Trip to Lane press at 9:40.
  • 11.7.18 Field Trip to Burton
  • 12.5.18 Field Trip to Ben and Jerry’s

B | 10.11.18 | Thursday (2nd year)

 

Announcements

  • Myla, T-shirt assembly practice between 10-10:30 a.m. in the auditorium. Take a copy of the script with you
  • Equipment return: 
  • CCV Drawing tomorrow……homework, bus departs at 9:20
  • REMINDERS:
    • please make sure you have your client folders at your workstation each morning. Update the folders and return them EOD
    • turn in client comps, thumbnails, homework, etc, into hand in box on conference room table (marked DCM 2 hand in box)
    • 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
    • Check Powerschool for missing assignments

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: Daniel
    • See comments on most recent renditions. Meet with instructor.
    • Build new versions
  • 19016 Rusty Iron Ranch Logo: Shyanne
    • meet with instructor to review logos
  • 19001 CTE Community Appreciation event postcards and posters: Kayley
    • Postcards were delivered yesterday
    • Poster: have instructor screen check poster file, once approved print 25 and deliver to client
    • Signage: meet with instructor to review. Create one file with multiple artboards sized accordingly
  • 19024 CTE Coop brochure updates: Myla
    • make revisions and reprint, place in hand in box for instructor to review. Due by lunch today
  • 19008 Children’s Book: The Vaccuum Adventure
    • first sketches of page layouts due October 15th. Makayla
    • illustrator: Kayley, art director: Makayla
  • 19004 Coop LFP framed posters: Myla
    • forward email you sent to client yesterday (the one that contained comp 1PDF) to: Mrs. B, Mrs S and Ms V. Due: first thing this morning
      waiting on client feedback
  • 19028 EWSD Essex Westford School District logo update and mission image: Makayla
    • meet with instructor for direction
  • 19029 CTE program posters: Myla
    • creation of iconic program posters representing CTE technical programs
    • thumbnails of concept due EOD Friday
  • 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
  • 19019 EHS Winter choir/band concert posters and programs: TBD
  • 19020 EHS Swing Away the Blues posters and tickets: TBD

Due Dates:

 

Digital Photography Assignments:

  • stay tuned for next assignment

Upcoming Dates

  • 10.18.18 & 10.19.18 No school for students
  • 11.1.18 & 11.2.18 CTE Community Appreciation Days
  • 11.2.18 Q1 Grade closes
  • 11.7.18 Burton tour. Bus departs @ 9:40 and we will return before lunch
  • 11.19.18.thru 11.23.18 School Break
  • 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 | 10.10.18| Wednesday

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Announcements:

  • Equipment Return: Gabe, Computer Mouse, Memory Stick
  • PSATs for many schools on 10/10 – everyone else if the weather is good, we will take a walking photo field trip. Bring a few dollars for the coffee stand.
  • MMU arrives at 10:30

Today’s Lesson Plan:

  • Morning meeting @ 9:45
  • 9:40-10:30 – walking photo field trip to graveyard to take pictures.
  • Workday on TshirtDesign_Color
  • Designing in Black and White! Three thumbnail sketches, meet with Instructor.

 Due Dates:

  • Sketchbook Assignment: Free choice using two complementary colors Due Yesterday.
  • Next Sketchbook Assignment: Emphasis due 10/16 (See Link below)

Homework:

 Upcoming dates:

  • 10.10.18 PSAT’s
  • 10.24.18 Field Trip to Lane press at 9:40.

A | 10.10.18 | Wednesday (2nd year)

 

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Announcements

  • Today is an A day, and yes there are two in a row back to back this week (yesterday and today)
  • Head’s up: Tomorrow: Myla, T-shirt assembly practice between 10-10:30 a.m. in the auditorium. Take a copy of the script with you
  • Equipment return: Kayley/camera, & lens cap
  • REMINDERS:
    • please make sure you have your client folders at your workstation each morning. Update the folders and return them EOD
    • turn in client comps, thumbnails, homework, etc, into hand in box on conference room table (marked DCM 2 hand in box)
    • 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
    • Check Powerschool for missing assignments

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: Daniel
    • See comments on most recent renditions. Meet with instructor.
    • Build new versions
  • 19016 Rusty Iron Ranch Logo: Shyanne
    • re-build comps: Keep imagery simpler
    • print comps and hand in for feedback. Due EOD today
  • 19001 CTE Community Appreciation event postcards and posters: Kayley
    • Postcards were delivered yesterday
    • Poster: have instructor screen check poster file, once approved print 25 and deliver to client
    • Signage: meet with instructor to review. Create one file with multiple artboards sized accordingly
  • 19024 CTE Coop brochure updates: Myla
    • make revisions and reprint, place in hand in box for instructor to review. Due by lunch today
  • 19008 Children’s Book: The Vaccuum Adventure
    • first sketches of page layouts due October 15th. Makayla
    • illustrator: Kayley, art director: Makayla
  • 19004 Coop LFP framed posters: Myla
    • use original AI file found here as all text editing options are available:
  • 19028 EWSD Essex Westford School District logo update and mission image: Makayla
    • see email response from client
    • see if you can find the fonts (on da Font website) and download them. If not then try to match them
    • once your thumbnail sketches are finished, meet with instructor to flush out which ones to develop
  • 19029 CTE program posters: Myla
    • creation of iconic program posters representing CTE technical programs
    • thumbnails of concept due EOD Thursday
  • 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
  • 19019 EHS Winter choir/band concert posters and programs: TBD
  • 19020 EHS Swing Away the Blues posters and tickets: TBD

Due Dates:

 

Digital Photography Assignments:

  • stay tuned for next assignment

Upcoming Dates

  • 10.18.18 & 10.19.18 No school for students
  • 11.1.18 & 11.2.18 CTE Community Appreciation Days
  • 11.2.18 Q1 Grade closes
  • 11.7.18 Burton tour. Bus departs @ 9:40 and we will return before lunch
  • 11.19.18.thru 11.23.18 School Break
  • 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 | 10.09.18| Tuesday

Announcements:

  • Photograph of the group!
  • Equipment Return: Mercedes, Computer Mouse, Memory Stick
  • PSATs for many schools on 10/10 – everyone else if the weather is good, we will take a walking photo field trip. Bring a few dollars for the coffee stand.
  • English at 11:15
  • ADL Math visitors at 12:45
  • Eve to Student Services at 11:00 for college planning talk
  • Myla & Mercedes to student council at 12:00

Today’s Lesson Plan:

 Due Dates:

  • Sketchbook Assignment: Free choice using two complementary colors Due Today.
  • Next Sketchbook Assignment: Emphasis due 10/16 (See Link below)

Homework:

 Upcoming dates:

  • 10.10.18 PSAT’s
  • 10.24.18 Field Trip to Lane press at 9:40.

A | 10.09.18 | Tuesday (2nd year)

 

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Announcements

  • Equipment return:
  • REMINDERS:
    • please make sure you have your client folders at your workstation each morning. Update the folders and return them EOD
    • turn in client comps, thumbnails, homework, etc, into hand in box on conference room table (marked DCM 2 hand in box)
    • when the client job is complete, ready file and turn in for grading. Place folder on Ms. V’s desk
    • Check Powerschool for missing assignments
  • Visitors in DCM 1 at 12:45
  • Group Photo first thing in the am.
  • Myla & Mercedes to student council at 12:00

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
    • Meet with instructors early next week to update them on your progress
  • 19011 Residential Building Trades Logo: Daniel
    • See comments on most recent renditions
    • build new versions
  • 19016 Rusty Iron Ranch Logo: Shyanne
    • re-build comps: Keep imagery simpler
    • print comps and hand in for feedback
  • 19001 CTE Community Appreciation event postcards and posters: Kayley
    • Make revisions based on client meeting. Postcard is due ASAP as client needs to mail them – revisions sent to client, client has one small change.
  • 19024 CTE Coop brochure updates: Myla
    • See email from Mrs. Brown for revisions (update CTE logo, new images and design updates)
    • make revisions and reprint, place in hand in box for instructor to review
  • 19008 Children’s Book: The Vaccuum Adventure
    • first sketches of page layouts due October 15th. Makayla
    • illustrator: Kayley, art director: Makayla
  • 19004 Coop LFP framed posters: Myla
    • waiting on feedback from instructor
  • 19028 EWSD Essex Westford School District logo update and mission image: Makayla
    • see email response from client
    • see if you can find the fonts (on da Font website) and download them. If not then try to match them
    • once your thumbnail sketches are finished, meet with instructor to flush out which ones to develop
  • 19029 CTE program posters: Myla
    • creation of iconic program posters representing CTE technical programs
    • thumbnails of concept due EOD Thursday
  • 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

Due Dates:

  • ALL: Passion Project:  DUE 12.12.18
  • ALL: personal design studio stationery/identity packet.overdue
    • please turn in the updated version printed with trim marks and do not cut AND the art directed comments (tissue paper)
    • if you have been directed to package your files, it must be done by EOD or the grade stands

 

Digital Photography Assignments:

  • stay tuned for next assignment

Upcoming Dates

  • 10.10.18 CANCELED
  • 10.18.18 & 10.19.18 No school for students
  • 11.1.18 & 11.2.18 CTE Community Appreciation Days
  • 11.2.18 Q1 Grade closes
  • 11.7.18 Burton tour. Bus departs @ 9:40 and we will return before lunch
  • 11.19.18.thru 11.23.18 School Break
  • 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)