This assignment was kind of fun. I choose to use a craft store because that is what my character owns. I put Zach Wylde (Ozzy guitar player, singer/guitar player for Black Label Society), a bunch of kittens, and Toothless the dragon (How to train your dragon) in the store. I used photoshop to do this assignment. The kittens are looking up at Zach, while Toothless watches as his protector.
I thought that this assignment was good for the story line of the radio show we did. Since it was a dinner party, I made the invitations for all the characters that were in our group. I did not want it to be a silly looking invitation, so I choose black with a color close to gold.
The shark at the bottom represents the person who sent the invitation, Mr. Shark.
This was fun. This assignment was to make it seem like you were having a conversation with yourself in different personalities. I like doing different accents when reading books to my daughter. I used those to make up the different personalities for the sound wav.
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This assignment was to make a fake 911 call. We were to have fun with it. Since my daughter likes to do some of the creative stuff with me, she was the 911 operator. It was hard to catch us not laughing trying to find something funny to come up with.
This audio assignment was to us sound effects to tell a spooky story that is about a minute long.
I chose to use the sound of a thunder storm, a ghost whispering, a lady screaming, glass breaking, running on carpet, door shutting, and running with keys outside.
I think it tells a quick story of someone scared. Because of the occult aspect of my character’s shop, there are always ghost stories, episodes that happen.
I had fun with this one. There were so many sound effects to choose from
The design bitz made me really look at my surroundings.
For color, I had chosen a wreath that was still up from the holidays. The red stands out from the rest of the plain colors.
For typography, I had actually had to do some of that for a class a few years ago. The teacher was trying to get students to sign up for the typography class. It was fun.
I used a symbol that is very common for symbol/metaphors. The bathroom symbols are normally where ever you have to go.
Minimal sign I found was a simple hospital sign. The “H” is simple. Don’t have to spell out the whole word for you to know that it means hospital.
Rhythm, I used my daughters bracelets. When looking at them, you see that it is a silver charm, then letter, silver, letter, etc.
Unity gave me a little trouble. I was trying to find something that gave me a feeling of unity. We have a picture of a stadium full of fans hanging on a wall that shows unity to me. You have the whole picture, yet, each individual can be picked out.
I chose this item for proportion. They layout of the picture and information was laid out in perfect proportion to the sides and top/bottom.
Dominance to me was the way the winter trees outback were dominating the scene of the woods. It was like they were saying that it was their time to live.
This was an interesting assignment.
This design assignment was something I used to do on a weekly basis. I just did not want to over do it on the graphics. I also wanted it to look simple, like someone with some knowledge of publications did the flyer.
This is to promote a craft fair for my character’s shop. Her shop was supposed to be a craft and occult store, so I figured this would be something that she would do.
This design assignment was to take four icons and tell what movie it is. I chose a movie that I have always liked. It was hard to think of four icons for it. but I hope that it isn’t too easy.
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