Watch Part 1 video below to learn more about subtle image collages.(Find your own photographs to do it, I am sure you have something similar or could take some pics) Upload your un-flattened version to Dropbox for 15 points
Coming soon– Part 2 will be a more dramatic fantasy collage with lots of techniques and tricks- just for (Christmas) fun. It will also be your last homework too- woohoo!
Tuesday critique- We are having a Peer critique on your Zine so far on Tuesday- please be ready to show your files and ideas to the class for feedback- if possible- either print or put a pdf of your draft on dropbox so we can all see it.
Create one poem from the project on page 108 of Chapter 6 – Typographical illustration of a poem. You can use any of the 3 Adobe software programs- just be creative! Due Thursday 9th 30 points.
Reminder- Nov 2nd is a Face to Face class. This week you are working on your Zine in class, so you will have a lot of hands on help from me- on the 2nd I will need to see your work in progress drafts of the Zine so I can give you feedback on the design.
Watchmy latest vid below, that helps you with #6. Feel free to follow along by downloading the files.
Createa GRID based page layout in Indesign, that explains Semiotics in a cool way. It needs to touch on most of the main points in the PPT in #3. Here are grid samples you can use, or create your own as talked about in the Ch 7. Open or replicate them in Indesign using Guides. Insert a mix of type and image, hiding the actual grid lines at the end. (See 2 examples below.) Upload to Dropbox – 40 points
Complete exercise on page 86 see Fig 5-33 upload a pdf version of this AI file to Dropbox. 10 points
Find 2 logos that show good use of Gestalt and post the link below in the comments. To get your 10 points you must explain why and how the 2 logos use the gestalt theory. Relate it directly to the chapter 5
During critique of stage 3 on the 10th, you will also apply these principles to your logo design as part of your introduction.