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First Day of Classes  

Everyone enrolled in BUS123, Business Math - Go to the orientation that overlaps this class!

Introductions and orientation.

Review of quarter projects:
AAF Advertising Awards Entries

Event Marketing / Grad Show Planning

Lawton Scholarship Project OR
Independent Portfolio Project

Responsive WordPress Website

Advising Paperwork-have you applied for graduation?

Introduce Event Marketing Project
Event Marketing Lecture

HOMEWORK: For Friday: print out in black and white, any work considered for the AAF Advertising Awards. Sized to fit on 11”x17” document (max).

HOMEWORK: Graphic Design Solutions, pgs 240-244, Branding

Technology
 

Everyone enrolled in BUS123, Business Math - Go to the orientation that overlaps this class!

  • Introductions and orientation. Our first task are ADDY entries.
  • Which Course Number Folder on the server
  • Review this ADDY prep list

What do you need from me?

  • Watch:
    Simon Sinek talk
  • Lecture:
    Collaboration
    Pt. 1
    • Discuss Collaboration Videos and presentation expectations
  • Review:
    Event Marketing / Grad Show Planning
  • Inside "Projects" folder on the server, Setup project folders inside designated folders on the server:
  1. Event Marketing (folder name: projectTheme_2020)
  2. Project folders for atleast:
    • Logo/Graphic Standards Guide
    • Poster
    • Social Media FB Event Page, Insta Post?
    • Responsive Website (design only)
    • Direct Mailer
    • Logo Animation
    • Deliverables Timeline (Infographic)
    • Presentation
  3. Independent Portfolio Project 

    OR
  4. Lawton Scholarship Project
  5. Responsive Wordpress Website 
  6. ADDYs

  • Exercises Folder
  • Work:
    Selecting ADDY entries

Technology
 

  • Discuss:
    Listen, Write & Design Ongoing Exercise Booklet to be handed in at the end of the quarter
    Due 3/24
  • Class Exercise: (You don't have to turn in but use for grad show strategy)
    Brainstorming Exercises
  • Lecture:
    the Creative Brief
    • Review Example (in Pickup folder)
  • Labs:
    Grad Show Groups: Mindmap (use handout in pickup folder) & Develop Creative Brief Due Monday
  • Work:
    • Step 1 Research
    • Event Marketing Creative Brief
    • Prepping for ADDYs

Listen & Write Exercise:
Stephen Gates Ep. 55 Know what fights to pick and how to fight them constructively and do a  paragraph write up on things you found interesting on group dynamics.
Give it a title.
Due 1/16 BOC

Process
 

Event Marketing
Step 1 Research due BOC
submit as group, 200 min

Event Marketing WIC developing Concepts, written, no visuals,10 concepts

HOMEWORK: Graphic Design Solutions, pgs 82-85, Conception

• review of ADDY project submissions

                                                         

Process
 

Event Marketing
Step 2 Concepts/Thumbnails Part 1 due BOC
Class critiques

written, no visuals, pitch 10 verbal concepts

HOMEWORK: Graphic Design Solutions, pgs 86-89, Design

Technology
 

  • Lecture:
    Guerrilla Marketing and gradshow
  • Lab:
    Group Guerrilla Marketing Lab Present in class on Thursday
  • Status Meeting:
    Grad show group leads report

  • Work:
    In your gradshow groups, work on moodboard presentations.
Process
 

Event Marketing
Step 3 Mood Boards due BOC (for approved concepts)
submit as group

HOMEWORK: Graphic Design Solutions, pgs 97-107, Creative Thinking

Step 2 Concepts/Thumbnails Part 2 due BOC Class critiques written, no visuals, pitch 10 verbal concepts

Technology
 

Write Exercise:
Due on server BOC:
Write up on Stephen Gates Ep. 55

  • Discuss:
    Podcast, this can be what you wrote about this can be what you wrote about
  • Look at Labs from Tuesday:
    Share your examples and why you felt they met one f the 10 marketing strategies
  • Design Exercise:
    Start Excercise booklet
    • If the finished size is: 5.5x8.5, What is the flat size?
    • Setting up document
    • Setting Styles with writeup
      • Importing Text
      • Headers
      • Subhead
      • Body Copy
      • Columns
      • Pull Quote
    • Images
    • Find imagery or design cover pages for each exercise
  • Work:
    Step 4: Roughs

Listen & Write Exercise:
Listen to Deeply Graphic Designcast on Designer Fails
(Start at 9:07) and do a paragraph write up on things you found interesting or things you learned. Turn in printed and digital.
Due 1/22 BOC 

Process
 

Event Marketing
Step 4 Roughs due BOC
(for Part 1 approved concepts
Open critique

HOMEWORK: Graphic Design Solutions, pgs 107-109, Conceptual Thinking

Step 3 Mood Boards due BOC (for Part 2 approved concepts) submit as group

                                                         

Process
 

Martin Luther King Day - no classes

Technology
 

  • Lecture:
    Bezier Curves
  • Lab:
    (PDF ON SERVER) Working with Bezier Curves
    • Use a 4 column layout
    • Set custom guides
    • Four shapes: one needs to be an organic shape, circle, square and star
    • Your first initial in serif, san serif,  slab serif, scripted font
    • Save to lab dropoff folder
  • For Fun:
    Bezier Curves Game
  • Status Meeting:
    Grad show group leads report
  • Work:
    Step 4 Roughs
  • Lawton on campus Thursday!

    Watch at home:
    In pairs  watch Collaboration
    Pt. 2, Collaborating Effectively and come with small presentation and at least 3 talking points Due 1/28

 

 

Process
 

Event Marketing
Step 4 Roughs due BOC
(for Part 2 approved concepts) Open critique

WIC developing Final Design

Technology
 

Write Exercise:
Due on server BOC: Write up for Deeply Graphic Designcast on Designer Fails

Lawton Visit to introduce Lawton Scholarship Project
10-11am

  • Demo:
    ADDY Submission
  • Work:
    ADDY Prep
  • IF TIME ALLOWS WORK ON Ongoing Design Exercise Otherwise design out spread  for:
    Designing Spread and
    Setting Styles w/ Deeply Graphic Designcast - Designer Fails written exercise
    • Find image(s) related to write up
    • Keep consistency of look but change up layout

Listen & Write Exercise:
Listen to Stephen Gates on Giving Good Feeback
and do  paragraph write up on things you found interesting or things you learned. Turn in doc to server.
Due 1/30 BOC 

Process
 

ADDY CFE will be January 24, 2020 (tenative)

Event Marketing
WIC developing Final Design

Last chance concept/rough presentations with instructor

Submit packaged files for all ADDY entries, folder on server.

                                                         

Process
 

Event Marketing
WIC developing Final Design

Last chance concept/rough presentations with instructor

Technology
  • Present On:
    Collaboration
    Pt. 2
  • Look at:
    Direct Mailing Specs and standards for postcards
  • Download:
    Download and set up idml for lawton brochure
  • Discuss:
    Step 5 Requirements
  • Status Meeting:
    Grad show group leads report
  • Work:
    Step 5: Tech Strategy
  • Watch at home:
    In pairs watch Collaboration
    Pt. 3
    , Organizational Collaboration come with small presentation and talking points Due 2/4

Process
 

Introduce Project 2

create brochure mockup with folds

WIC researching the Lawton Printing website, learn as much about your client as possible

Set up job folder for project

download all resources from Lawton website into job folder

read downloaded creative content and project brief text docs

bring tracing paper and pencil to Mon/Wed class for thumbnail/concept development

Technology

Write Exercise:
Due on server BOC: Write up for Stephen Gates, Ep 67 

  • Tour:
    Lawton Printing

    4111 E Mission Ave, Spokane, WA 99202

    Show up atleast 15 minutes early

    Time:
    First Class:
    830am to 930am

    Second Class:
    1130am to 1230pm
  • AT HOME
    Work on Ongoing Design Exercise:

    Design Spread (2 pages) with write up from Stephen Gates, Ep. 67 and sourced images 

    Listen & Write Exercise:
    Listen to Stephen Gates on 6 ways to screw up your career and do  paragraph write up on things you found interesting or things you learned. Turn in doc to server.
    Due 2/6 BOC 

Process
 

Project 2
Step 1 Research due BOC

WIC developing Concepts/Thumbnails

10 different concepts minimum for thumbnail/concept sketches

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Process
 

Project 2
WIC developing Concepts/Thumbnails

10 different concepts minimum for thumbnail/concept sketches

Technology
 

  • Look at (Demo):
    Page tool & creating multipage spread
  • Discuss:
    Independent Portfolio/Lawton Project needs
  • Work:
    • Step 2: Thumbnails
    • Listen, Write and Design Exercise


 

Process
 

Project 2
Step 2 Concepts/Thumbnails due BOC

Class critiques

Technology
 

Write Exercise:
Due on server BOC: Write up for Stephen Gates, Ep 52 

  • Design Exercise:
    Designing Spread and Setting Styles w/ Stephen Gates podcast on 6 ways to screw up your career written exercise
    • Find image related to write up
    • Keep consistency of look but change up layout
    • Starting page numbers elsewhere
    • Start TOC
    • Tabs
    • leaders
    • Placing and resizing images
  • Work:
    • Project 2, Step 3: Moodboards
    • Project 1, Step 6: Roughs

Write Exercise:
Write out a short bio 1-2 paragraphs about youself what you want to do in the design industry for bio section of your Listen, Write and Design Exercise. Turn in digital file to server.
Due 2/13 BOC 

Process
 

Project 2
WIC, developing Roughs

Process
 

Project 2
Step 3, 3 Mood Boards due BOC

WIC, developing Roughs

Technology
 

  • Present On:
    Collaboration
    Pt. 3
  • Demo:
    Photo retouching and recoloring techniques
  • Lab:
    Photo retouching
  • Work in Class:
    • Project 2, Step 4: Roughs
    • Listen, Write & Design Exercise

Event Marketing Step 5 : Tech Strategy requirements (for your group). Put Concept name and list all members, Consider all parts of Event Marketing and list your strategy to complete and if you have any tech requests from instructor. Written in correct sentence form, in a Word document; submit into dropoff server folder, due
BOC 2/13

Process
 

Project 2
Step 4, 3 Roughs due BOC

Class critique

Technology
 

Write Exercise:
Due on server BOC: Write up for personal bio

Step 5 Technology Strategy Due for Event Marketing Project Due BOC

  • Work in Class:
    • Project 2, Step 5 Tech Strategy
    • Project 2, Step 6: Final Designs
    • Listen, Write & Design Exercise

Listen & Write Exercise:
Listen to Stephen Gates on How to work with underperforming people and teams and do  paragraph write up on things you found interesting or things you learned. Turn in doc to server.
Due 2/20 BOC 

Project 2 Step 5:
write Lawton/Independent Portfolio technology strategy requirements, paragraph and correct sentence form, in a Word document; submit into dropoff server folder.
Due BOC 2/18

Process
 

 

Presidents Day - no classes

Technology
 

Step 5 Technology Strategy Due for Project 2 Due BOC

  • Design Exercise:
    Designing Spread and Setting Styles w/ Bio and imagery
    • Working with GREP Styles
    • Find/Develop images/graphics related to write you
    • Keep consistency of look but change up layout

  • Work in Class:
    • Project 2, Step 6: Final Designs
    • Listen, Write & Design Exercise
Process
 

Project 2
Step 6 Final Design due BOC

Class critique

Technology
 

Write Exercise:
Due on server BOC: Write up for Stephen Gates, Ep 51 


  • Lecture:
    Introduce Divi
  • Handout:
    WP Login credentials
  • In-Class:
    Setting Up Divi

AT HOME
Work on Ongoing Design Exercise:

Design Spread (2 pages) with write up from Stephen Gates, Ep. 51 and sourced images 

Listen & Write Exercise:
Listen to Stephen Gates on Selling, your presentation style and storytelling and do  paragraph write up on things you found interesting or things you learned. Turn in doc to server.
Due 2/27 BOC 

Watch at home:
Lynda.com: Presenting as a Team. Write a brief summary of what you learned and apply it to your practice presentations. You can divide chapters between group members to watch and take notes on.

Due 3/3:
Pratice Presentation of Even Marketing Pitch.


Process
 

Project 2
Step 7 Final Revised Design due BOC

Class critique

ADDY Awards judging

Process
 

WIC Event Marketing, collateral materials

  • PDF one sheet logo/graphic standards guide (example)
  • Poster
  • Social Media
  • Website (responsive, design only)
  • Direct Mailers
  • Logo - Motion Graphic
  • Deliverables Timeline

Technology
 

  • Discuss Project 2, Step 8 Deliverables
  • Project 2, Step 5:
    Individual check-in
  • Work In-Class:
    • Project 2, Step 8 show, signoff and self asses when ready
    • Project 1, Step 6
    • Listen, Write & Design Exercise

    Project 2
    Step 8 Deliverables due on server 2/27

    Watch at home
    Divi Builder Review

Process
 

Project 1 Event Marketing
Step 6 Final Design due BOC

Open critique, with invites to students from other programs.

practice presentations

Event Marketing, collateral materials due:

  • Poster
  • Social Media
  • Website (responsive, design only)
  • Direct Mailers

Technology
 

Project 2
Step 8 Deliverables due on server

Write Exercise:
Due on server BOC: Write up for Stephen Gates, Ep 12 

  • Discuss Project 2, Step 8 Deliverables
  • Demo:
    • Data Merge
    • GREP Styles
  • Project 2, Step 5:
    Individual check-in
  • Work In-Class:
    • Project 2, Step 8 show, signoff and self asses when ready
    • Project 1, Step 6
    • Listen, Write & Design Exercise

 

Alumnus Event

Process
 

Project 1 Event Marketing
Step 7 Final Revised Design due BOC, including all collaterals

Open critique, with invites to students from other programs.

Event Marketing, collateral materials due:

  • PDF one sheet logo/graphic standards guide (example)
  • Poster
  • Social Media
  • Website (responsive, design only)
  • Direct Mailers
  • Logo - Motion Graphic
  • Deliverables Timeline
  • Judge's Presentation

Introduce WordPress Responsive Website Project; homework, gather all materials from fourth quarter event branding project

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Process
 

Revised, Project 1 Event Marketing Step 7 presentations, rescheduled for today.

Website Project
Step 1 Research due BOC


Due BOC written 1 page typed statement of proposed website project (what pages and content you will be including based on your fourth quarter event marketing project), in Dropoff, Project-Proposal folder.

WIC developing Concepts/Thumbnails

Technology
 

  • Disucss:
    Project 1, Step 8 Deliverables
  • Work:
    • Project 1, Step 8
    • Listen, Write & Design Exercise
    • Exploring Divi
  • Lecture:
    Digital Marketing Campaign Strategies
  • In-Class Work:
    Event Landing page
  • Work:
    • Project 2, Step 8 Signoff
    • Project 2 Self Assess

 

 

Project 1
Step 8 Deliverables due on server 3/12

Process
 

Website Project
Step 2 Concepts/Thumbnails due BOC

Class critiques

Technology
 

Write Exercise:
Due on server BOC: Write up for Stephen Gates, Ep 62 

Practice Presentation of Event Marketing Pitch in class

  • Self Assesments:
    Lawton & Event Marketing
  • Practice Presentations:
    Meet in 202 first, then I'll take group by group meet in room 203
  • Work:
  • AT HOME
    Work on Ongoing Design Exercise:

    Design Spread (2 pages) with write up from Stephen Gates, Ep. 62 and sourced images 

    Listen & Write Exercise:
    Listen to Stephen Gates on The power of personal branding and do  paragraph write up on things you found interesting or things you learned. Turn in doc to server.
    Due 3/12 BOC 

Process
 

Lawton artwork submission deadline, 12pm
Late entries cannot be considered.

Website Project
Step 3 Mood Boards due BOC

WIC on Roughs

Process
 

Walk to building 25 and inspect presentation rooms/setup.

Website Project
WIC

Class critique

Technology
 

Event Marketing Presentations to judges, Bldg 24-107 presentation room; Bldg 24-110 auditorium.

  • Work: 
    Project 3, Step 4: Roughs
  • Lawton Design Scholarship awards and ceremony Thursday at 4pm.
    4111 East Mission Ave,
    Spokane, WA 99202

    Website Project
    Step 5 Technology Strategy due 3/12 BOC



Process
 

Website Project
Step 4 Roughs due BOC

Class critique

Technology
 

Project 1 Event Marketing
Step 8 Final Deliverables due BOC

Step 5 Technology Strategy, Project 3, in Word document, written in paragraph form, due BOC on dropoff server folder

Write Exercise:
Due on server BOC: Write up for Stephen Gates, Ep 6 

  • Discuss: 
    Listen, Write & Design Booklet Printing at CopyShop on campus
  • Demo: Preparing Booklet for delivery
  • Work: 
    Website Project

Lawton Student Design Scholarship
Please join us for the awards ceremony and reception at 4:00 pm!

Lawton Printing Services, 4111 East Mission Avenue, Spokane, WA 99202

Listen & Write Exercise:
Listen to Stephen Gates on Bringing your personal brand to life and do  paragraph write up on things you found interesting or things you learned. Turn in doc to server.
Due 3/19 BOC 

AT HOME
Work on Finishing Ongoing Design Exercise:

Design Spread (2 pages) with write up from Stephen Gates, Ep. 7 and sourced images

Printed Listen, Write & Design Booklet Due 3/24

 

Process
 

Friday, March 13th, 2020 Internship Experience Presentations
Building 19, Room 203, 12:30-2:00pm
(may run longer depending on presentations)

Process
 

Website Project
Step 6 Final Design due BOC

Class critique

Tech
 

  • Work: 
    Website Project
Process
 

Website Project
Step 7 Final Revised Design due BOC

Class critique

Tech
 

  • Discuss: 
    • Project 3, Step 8 Deliverables
    • Printed Listen, Write & Design Booklet
  • Work: 
    Website Project
Study Day - No Classes

 

ADDY Gala will be March 21, 2020 (tenative)

Finals
 

Finals
 

Website Project Step 8 Deliverables

Printed Listen Write & Design Booklet Due in Instructors hand

Finals
 

Faculty Work Day
 

Grades due at 8pm

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