Friday, December 8, 2017

12.13 FINAL

Final: Thursday - 2:00 to 3:50. PROJECT 04 DUE

Final on-line portfolio due and all blog entries posted by 12 midnight.

Thursday, December 7, 2017


PROJECT 04, Final critique. Be prepared to discuss the development of your work. Come prepared to pin your work up at the beginning of class.

Refine your identity system elements and make final corrections. Prepare your final typeface design documentation and identity system applications PDF and submit your file on blackboard.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017


PROJECT 04, Workday. Individual critiques. work in class on the development of your identity system elements

Complete 3 applications of your typeface for critique next class. Print each idea at as close to 100% size as possible. Oversized elements should first be printed “to fit” and a second version should be a “cropped” version printed at 100% to get an idea of how your type is working at scale.

Thursday, November 30, 2017


PROJECT 04, Workday. Small group critiques. Share your tag line or catch phrase. Work toward the creation of 3 identity system designs that incorporate your typeface.

Outline your approach to the identity system and begin the composition of a series of ideas for 3 applications within the system.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017


PROJECT 04, Project recap, Small group discussion. Individual critiques. Logotype/Typeface review and refinement. Decide on the 3 types of applications you will prepare using your typeface. Write the tag line or catch phrase that you will use in conjunction with your logotype.

Work toward the resolution of your typeface form system and prepare the needed letterforms for the elements you will be designing.

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Tuesday, November 21, 2017


PROJECT 04, Final logotype small group and individual critiques. Workday.

Based on critique work toward a unified form system to develop the letterforms needed to support the identity system. Have a great break!

Thursday, November 16, 2017


PROJECT 04, Workday. Small group discussion/critiques. Transfer your preliminary ideas to the computer. Work toward the completion of your initial logotype ideas for review next class.

PART 01 Prepare and print 3 unique designs on individual sheets of letter-size paper (3 sheets total). Print your work large and in black & white for review next class.