jill honeycutt

DESIGNER + EDUCATOR + CREATIVE THINKER

ARTS 304 // COURSE DESCRIPTION AND PREREQUISITES

ARTS 104 + ARTS 303 or approval of instructor.  Knowledge of industry-standard software [Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator] is required. Grades are the result of three major areas of evaluation: process, execution, and professionalism. These categories are further broken down and defined on your syllabus. 


LEARNING OUTCOMES & COURSE OBJECTIVES

COMPREHENSION. Continued identification and utilization of sources of inspiration outside the classroom that can be helpful for the visual problems presented in class.

APPLICATION. Continued demonstration of skills as a visual communicator, capable of creating visually dramatic design solutions.

APPLICATION. Employs a variety of tools and technologies to solve design problems, both analog and digital.

APPLICATION. Use of combination of principles of typography and animation in time-based motion graphics project.

APPLICATION. Employ self-imposed time-management skills.

ANALYSIS. Illustrate a deeper understanding of the creative process.

ANALYSIS. Examine a variety of visual options for the problem through thumbnails and sketching in personal journal

SYNTHESIS. Formulate written statements articulating the content and rationale of your designs.

SYNTHESIS. Develop and demonstrate a professional, personal demeanor and work ethic.

EVALUATION. Analyze, evaluate and apply the critique process as a means to strengthen personal work and work of peers.



week 1

Monday, August 27th   

- intro to class, syllabus

- archery logo skill assessment 

- logo combo exercise

Wednesday, August 29th

- intro project 1 

assigned due 9/3:

- project pitch

 


week 2

Wednesday, Sept 3rd

- project pitches in class

assigned due 9/5:

Wednesday, Sept 5th

 

 


week 3

Monday, Sept 10th

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Wednesday, Sept 12th

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week 4

Wednesday, Sept 19th

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Monday, Sept 17th-

 


week 5

Wednesday, Sept 26th

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Monday, Sept 24th

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week 6

Monday, Oct 1st

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Wednesday, Oct 3rd

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week 7

Monday, Oct 8th

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Wednesday, Oct 10th

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week 8

Wednesday, Oct 17th

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Monday, Oct 15th

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week 9 

Monday, Oct 22nd

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Wednesday, Oct 24th

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week 10 

Monday, Oct 29th

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Wednesday, Oct 31st

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week 11

Monday, Nov 5th

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Wednesday, Nov 7th

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week 12

Monday, Nov 12th

READING:

Wednesday, Nov 14th

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week 13

Monday, Nov 19th

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Wednesday, Nov 21st

NO CLASS ***Thanksgiving***


week 14

Monday, Nov 26th

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Wednesday, Nov 28th

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week 15

Monday, Dec 3rd

No Class ***attend FRIDAY classes***

 

Wednesday, Dec 5th

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week 16

Monday, Dec 10th

- FINAL DUE! 

Wednesday, Dec 12th

- N/A