Friday, 9/8/16: LOGO & Word as Art Drill

Today’s BIG QUESTIONS:

What PURPOSES does a LOGO hope to achieve? List the verbs…
WHAT ARE YOUR PASSIONS AND VALUES?
WHY DO SOME LOGOS LAST WHILE OTHERS FALTER? 

Slides from Class

Activities:

    1. DESIGN II: Logo Start Up + Word As Image

      1. Start your notebook page on LOGO p. 13
        1. What is a LOGO? Slides Word As Image (YouTube)
        2. Pro considerations
      2. WORD AS IMAGE Assignment: Applying LOGO to Career Choices Values
        1. word as imageCircle your highest-scoring two values on W16
        2. Assignment: Create WORD AS IMAGE for two of you values
        3. Examples from You Tube
        4. Best Practices in Word As Image
          1. Brainstorm synonyms
          2. Brainstorm ACTIONS
          3. Brainstorm symbols that represent
          4. Solutions: 2 colors maximum
            1. Replace a letter?
            2. Shape / Modify the word?
            3. Shape / Modify a letter?
            4. Word laid out to show the value
            5. Colors into the word
        5. Photoshop skills to use
          1. Letters separate layers
          2. Rasterizing type in order to modify
          3. Selecting vs moving
          4. Layer styles

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Wed/Thurs, 9/7/16-9/8/16: Who Am I (CChoices) & LOGO

Today’s BIG QUESTIONS:

WHAT DO YOU THINK: “When we see ourselves for what we want–instead of what others expect–life becomes remarkable.”
WHAT ARE YOUR PASSIONS AND VALUES?
WHY DO SOME LOGOS LAST WHILE OTHERS FALTER? 

Slides from Class

Activities:

  1. Career Choices: What are your ‘Work Values’? What are your ‘Strengths and Personality’?

    1. Discuss:
    2. The Bulls Eye Progression
    3. “Work Values Survey” Results from W13-15 to W16
      1. Discuss VALUES W16
      2. Place “Values” results on “Personal Profile” W11
    4. Announce Homewrok: Circle your 10 traits on “Strengths and Personality” W17; Add words to W20 “I AM” column
    5. Upcoming:
      1. Answer 1-9 in W18
      2. Tally results from W17 and W18 on W19
  2. DESIGN I: Critique & scoring of Title Pages

    1. Scoring a volunteer
    2. Critique 3 as class
    3. Comment on 3 more in writing
      1. Hierarchy: L-M-S
      2. Typography: Font choices and legibility
      3. (free choice: 3Cs)
  3. DESIGN II: Logo Start Up + Word As Image

    1. Start your notebook page on LOGO p. 13
      1. What is a LOGO? Slides Word As Image (YouTube)
      2. Pro considerations

HOMEWORK

  1. Complete "Strengths + Personality" W17-18
  2. Complete follow up questions W19
VISION + Energy = Success
  1. Upcoming:


Tuesday, 9/6/16: Who Am I (CChoices) & Final Title Page Day

Today’s BIG QUESTIONS:

WHAT ARE YOUR PASSIONS AND INTERESTS? 
CAN YOU ANSWER ? 
IS YOUR TITLE PAGE COMPLETE ACCORDING TO THE ASSIGNMENT LIST? 

Slides from Class

Activities:

  1. Career Choices: What are your passions? Your ‘Work Values’?

    1. Complete “Identifying Your Passions” W12
    2. Place results on “Personal Profile” W11
    3. Begin “Work Values Survey” W13
    4. FINAL WORKDAY on TITLE PAGES
      1. Check your design against TITLE PAGE description
      2. Submit your Title Page to Google Classroom as JPG (not as PSD)
      3. Save your Title Page to gDrive in a defined IMJ folder
      4. Finish early? Polish up with this PSHOP tutorial:

HOMEWORK

  1. Finish Career Choices Workbook pp W13, 14, 15

VISION + Energy = Success

 

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