Final Portfolio Requirement

Hey there. It’s the end of the semester, we made it!

Requirements for Final Portfolio Day: Wednesday, April 24

BEGINNING OF CLASS CRITIQUE  on your Music Illustration Poster AND hand in of your final portfolio files.

No exceptions. No time to save files. Walk in, on time… be ready or points will be deducted from your final portfolio grade for lack of professionalism. (10 points will be deducted for failure to meet this beginning of class deadline)

Final Portfolio Requirements: (This counts as your Final Exam)

Upload a folder of your project to the Macserver (Labeled with your Name)

Design Projects :

Please label them as follows with your initials: i.e. “KMHAnimalTotem.pdf”

  1. (Initials)AnimalTotem.pdf
  2. (Initials)Infographic.pdf
  3. (Initials)PatternCollection.pdf
  4. (Initials)MusicIllustration.pdf
  5. (Initials)DesignerStatement.docx

Design Statement:

1-2 page designer statement answering the following questions in paragraph format: 

What did you learn this semester? (Technical + conceptual)

How is your view of Illustrator different after taking this class?

Which projects did you enjoy the most/the least?

Is there anything specific that you would have liked to have gone over?

How can you improve your design skills for the future?

How can I improve http://www.professorhopkins.com? Do you use it?

Anything else you would like to tell me?

Also – if you have edited your projects at all, please tell me what you did to fix/change your design in your designer statement. 

 

Calendar update

Wednesday, March 13: Last lab day for Infographic. Intro to Pattern Design

Wednesday, March 20: CRITIQUE for Infographic + Start Pattern Design

Wednesday, March 27: Pattern Project Lab Day

Wednesday, April 3: Pattern Project lab day + Intro to Music Poster

Wednesday, April 10: Critique on Pattern Project + Start Music Poster

Wednesday, April 17: Lab Day Music Poster

Wednesday, April 24: FINAL CRIT and portfolio due. LAST CLASS