Category Archives: Classwork
We will go over the final type books, which are due next week before the final. The list of pages you should have: Cover Page 1 page Anatomy and Letterform 1 page 5 Families of Type 5 pages Examples of … Continue reading
OK, the type books are due–I will show you what you need to do. Be sure to study for the final–I will cover what will be on it in class and list it here.
Today, you will have Marianna again as a sub as I am at Methodist becoming a mom! Woo hoo! Today, you will cover: Typographical Grid and all elements: 1 grid, many layouts Variation in layouts: Create eight layouts using the … Continue reading
Here is the presentation on Typographic Hierarchy. Here is the class template and text for the exercise. We will discuss hierarchy in class, as well as the parts of the grid. We will also begin a discussion of combining typefaces. Homework: … Continue reading
Here is the lecture presentation. Here is the class template for today’s work.
Here is the class template for today’s work. Text on a Path Using the path tool in InDesign and some of the lyrics from your favorite song, construct a multi-page composition for your type book. This needs to be at … Continue reading
For the quiz, our slab serif will be Chunk Five:
Here is the slide show that we will be going over in class. It covers variation in type. Here is the template for the Type Book once again in case you need it.
We will work on the Helvetica lettering in class, as well as peek at the Helvetica documentary that you can watch for extra credit (I’ll add some questions about it to the quiz). We will also go over last week’s … Continue reading
Go over Homework History: Egyptian Lettering worksheets (Slab Serif) Leading What leading is Controlling leading digitally Relief Printing: Movable Type and Texts Print out words in horizontal pairs with classmates so you can explore the concept of leading