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Georgia State University, School of Arts and Design. Introduction to Graphic Design, GRD 3000. Instructor: Albert Whitley

Package Design

You will create a new package for an existing product. The package will do more than just look good in the store. The package may be used to store the product after purchase, or it may lend itself to other … Continue reading

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Book Cover

Create a paperback book cover, including all type and original illustrations or photo-illustrations. 12″x18″ flush-mounted boards showing flat versions of front, back and spine. Book dimensions: Front and Back Covers: 8″x10″ Spine: 1″x10″ Flat dimensions: 17″x10″ Grading: 15% (moodboard, 4 … Continue reading

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Get Extra Credit with James Victore

Victore or, Who Died and Made You Boss? Thursday, October 14th  @ The Portfolio Center 6 pm Book Signing 7 pm Lecture This is a FREE event for students. Register here for this event AIGA-Atlanta Student Board and Portfolio Center … Continue reading

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Learning from mood boards

A mood board is a type of poster design (loose collage) that may consist of images, text, and samples of objects in a composition of the choice of the mood board creator. Designers and others use mood boards to develop … Continue reading

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Poster inspiration links

Below are inspiration links found online. Methane Studios A Full Service Design and Illustration Studio: Methane Studios has produced limited edition screen prints since 1998. Bands such as Dave Matthews, etc. AIGA Design Archives: Posters Encompassing more than 20000 selections … Continue reading

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Methane Studios on Poster Design

Methane Studios’ Mark McDevitt and Robert Lee with Michael Ouweleen Presented by AIGA ATL Tuesday, Sep 28th  7 pm – 9 pm @ SCAD ATLANTA This is a FREE event. Register for this event Methane Studios got its start in … Continue reading

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Event Poster Project

Event poster for a performance/theatrical play Create a poster to promote a theatrical or concert production. Final posters must be printed full-bleed and flush mounted on 12”x 18” board. Must contain: a headline, the director / creator’s name, event date … Continue reading

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