ART 203 - 01 

Graphic Design 1

    

ASSIGNMENT 1 - COMBINATIONS OF LETTERFORM 

Using letterforms, you will create three compositions that will investigate some basic design principles and concepts. For this Assignment, you are supposed to use no more than two typefaces. Each composition is supposed to be printed on letter-size paper. You might start the composition from several pencil sketches, but the final outcome has to be digitally produced. and submit as a 3-page pdf file on the Blackboard.

Composition 1: POSITIVE, NEGATIVE, LEGIBILITY, AND AMBIGUITY 
Make a composition using an Initial from your name. One Alphabet should be black and the other should be the background color, which is white. Keep in mind the space relationship on the page. The size of the two alphabets can be different.

Composition 3: REPETITION 
Using the composition2 and pattern tool in Adobe Illustrator, create a pattern and fill the page.

    

ASSIGNMENT 3 - MEANING OF A WORKD

Create 2-4 page letter-size documents in Adobe illustrator. On each page, choose a word and place it, then replace one character in a word with a graphical image(Vector image) to enhance the legibility. On the other pages, you may choose your own modification methods onto the text(word)

    

PROJECT 1 - DYNAMIC LOGO

Finalize one motion plan out of three with research and refinements. Work on after effects to create a dynamic logo. Export your animation *.gif. The size of the image should not exceed 1,920x1,080. The frame rate should be under 12.
(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KWj0f1nz1YA&t=90 s).
Submit your final personal Logo(*.pdf), final motion plan or Story board(*.pdf) and Dynamic Logo(*gif).

    

PROJECT 3 - DVD COVER & DYNAMIC EVENT POSTER

This project is a project identifying digital data contents to the audience to the audience. Digital content can be any type
of cultural production stored in data storage.(i.e, CD, DVD). The example of contents can be music albums, movies, audiobooks, and games, but we will focus on the music album. Feel free to suggest any other types of content if you have your own content. We are creating an illusional image
of intellectual these properties and branding them by making at least one typeface, logo, and finally a CD(or DVD) Cover
(Front & Back). Design a 12 by 20 2D poster for a relevant event to the DVD content. Make a motion plan for 6-24sec Dynamic Poster.