You can work in Indesign template and bring the Illustrator file in as a linked file (more text options there). You can also use Photoshop as an additional tool, (but not instead of).
Output the Avery template filled with your business card to the manual bypass feed tray- select this when you go to print too- and load your card in the HP printer. Also, think about printing the other side with a related design and feeding it back through. Due Nov 29th Online Thursday (give me a physical business card on Dec 4th or earlier)
Tip– you might want to use or revisit your initial letterform logo from HW 9
Read Chapter 2 of your textbook on the History of Graphic Design (The final one I am assigning! Feel free to finish up with CH 11&12). Take bullet notes on at least 3 of the time periods of Graphic Design mentioned. Flesh out the notes a little more for the time period that you are most interested in. Upload to Dropbox 10 points
Watch Part 1 video below to learn more about subtle image collages in Photoshop- this is just a little recap of working with PSDs, masks and layers (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
Complete a tutorial of your choice for any of the 3 Adobe Software. There are so many online to choose from. This is actually part of your Zine assignment, so does not have extra points here, it is really just a reminder. Put the link to the tutorial in the comments below.
Createa GRID-based page layout in Indesign, that is a quick cheat-sheet guide to the Theory of Semiotics done in a creative visual way. (remind yourself how to use grids and guides in Indesign) See past student examples below. Upload a Packaged zip file to Dropbox – 40 points
Watch these two video tutorials on Indesign. My new one, and my shorter older one underneath (with the bad sound, sorry!). Copy some of the things I show- play a little- then upload IND file to Dropbox for 10 points
Complete this Indesign tutorial chapter from this free online textbook we have used before. (check out the other chapters too, if you have time! The video I am creating for you this weekend will have the same deadline, so get started on this one now.)
You will learn how to be a pro at Styles and Masters- very helpful for applying to your Zine project.
ReadChapter 7 of your Textbook- on Layout- in the comments below, tell me why you think using the Grid System, and one other suggestion from the textbook, might be useful when designing your Zine? 5 points
Complete this easy 5 min InDesign text tutorial and notice how many more good ones there are here at Adobe for all their software! Have some fun with this, then upload to Dropbox 10 points (Later on you will have to find a great tutorial to learn something new for the Zine Project)