Week 04.2

Agenda
Thursday – 09/20/18

Due Today

  • Please post a link to your  ePortfolio of your Type Journal 03 (3 paragraph essay about what the typography in your neighborhood says about the character and makeup of that community) here:  homework-postings
  • Type Journal 04 – Exercise04 (‘Good Typography’ tracings)
  • Type Journal 05 Search for examples of actual typefaces and their specific use. Find examples of work that use typefaces belonging to each of the 5 families of type. Print, label and paste into your book.

Lecture

  • Introduction to project 1 Type Manual
  • InDesign Goals
    • Master pages, working with pages, character palette,  paragraph palette
    • Working with a grid
    • Rules and Strokes
    • Baseline grid
    • Margins
    • Bleeds
    • Gutters

Handouts

Lab Work

  • Fine-tuning your ePortfolio site using OpenLab
  • Type Manual Booklet – set up and specs

Homework

  • Select your Type Manual subject matter
  • Finish Type Manual set up.
  • Post pictures of Type Journal 05 to your ePortfolio
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