Project 1

What did you learn? I learned that there is a lot that goes into creating an app prototype and that it takes a great deal of revision before coming to a final product the designer is satisfied with. I also learned that you can create components on a master frame in Figma so that you… Continue reading Project 1

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Categorized as DMA 217

Project 5

What did you learn? I learned that you can apply layout, color, image, and typography to one design in this project. It showed me that you can apply design concepts and principles from each into one single design. 2. What was easy? I found it fairly easy to choose the images I wanted to use… Continue reading Project 5

Project 4

What did you learn? I learned about the different types of typography that exist and how to properly use them in designs. I also learned how to incorporate appropriate kerning and tracking when needed between individual letters or characters or a range of letters or characters. 2. What was easy? I found it fairly easy… Continue reading Project 4

Project 3

What did you learn? I learned about the different types of metaphors such as the fused metaphors and the pure metaphors from the Creitive reading assigned in class entitled “Bring out the power of metaphors!” I also learned that an individual can use uncompleted sentences to easily find metaphors in whatever sphere of work one… Continue reading Project 3

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Categorized as DMA 214

Project 2

What did you learn? I learned that there are four different color schemes: complimentary, split-complimentary, analogous, and triadic. I also learned that colors can evoke certain emotions and contain different symbolisms. Lastly, I learned that the color wheel is used to show the relationship between colors. 2. What was easy? I found it fairly easy… Continue reading Project 2

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Categorized as DMA 214

Project 1: Layout

What did you learn? I learned about the many different Gestalt principles and how they affect designs and our placement of certain objects within them. 2. What was easy? I found that creating the descriptions for each frame was fairly simple because it was easy to explain each design and its significance. 3. What was… Continue reading Project 1: Layout

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Categorized as DMA 214

Project 3

What did you learn? I learned that a pattern at a lower opacity can make a design complete. I also learned that you can place a drop shadow behind text in order to make it stand out in Photoshop. 2. What was easy? It was easy to create the banana and coconut graphics in Adobe… Continue reading Project 3

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Categorized as DMA363

Project 2

What did you learn? I learned that you can design many different types of merchandise for a fan favorite. It does not always have to be for a band or artist. It can be any people, places, or things that inspire you. For example, I chose to based my designs off of a small town… Continue reading Project 2

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Categorized as DMA363

Project 1

This project taught me how to make a proper menu, especially since I went with a more complex design. This design incorporated five colors and multiple folds. What did you learn? I learned that creating a menu involves using mathematical skills to determine where lines should be placed to either cut or fold the paper.… Continue reading Project 1

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Categorized as DMA363

Project 4: Infographics

1. What did you learn? I learned how to create a town banner for my map, how to make a compass rose, and how to make a road with a dashed line. 2. What was easy? I think that labeling the roads and choosing the font color and size was relatively easy. I also thought… Continue reading Project 4: Infographics

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Categorized as DMA212