This last week we began creating our second item and all the while working on critiquing…
Monthly Archives: September 2016
This week we were asked to create a letterhead that (I think) reflected the business cards we made last week. After looking over my classmates work, I realized all the different and create ways to go about designing something and had so many ideas that I could have done for my own card. However, I […]
This week, we were asked to create two media advisories, two media pitches and write this blog post. I responded to what we were asked to do by reading the assignment and figuring out how to complete each one to the best of my ability. I did extra research for both the media advisories and … Continue reading Reflection for Unit 3.2 →
This past week, we were asked to write two media advisories and two media pitches. I learned media advisories are information that could be put in press releases directed towards journalists. Media pitches are basically emails to journalists about a possible news story and explaining why it is newsworthy. The first media advisory and media … Continue reading Reflection →
This week I was asked to peer review three students and comment on a blog post. That was pretty easy for me and I enjoyed seeing what others came up with. Then we were asked to create a letterhead and write a letter from someone in the company. At first, I was so confused and […]
Simple. elegant. minimal. clean. sharp. professional. I want to convey a professional but friendly vibe. How do I strike a balance between stuffy and easy-going? Relatable experts. Friendly professionals. Real people.Real service. Real simple. Tailored. Unique. Specific. Anyone and everyone. Cutting edge. innovative, yet traditional where and when it needs to be. Better. Smarter. Faster.… Continue reading My Communications Strategy.
This past week we were tasked with many things including writing blog posts, creating a Pinterest account and starting work on our business card. In response to the assignments, I started with writing blog posts and then really began to think about the design for my business card with the help of Pinterest. After I […]
This week we researched an organization and their competitors. We learned about their mission and values, as well as the differences between them and their competitors. By learning and researching all of these aspects, we were able to understand the best things to convey through visual. We also experimented with InDesign and started working on […]
Fair warning to everyone out there it’s about to get really messy. You have been warned. Visuals: lots and lots of graphics not so much text. text is boring and uninspiring. minimal design. monochromatic colors with the occasional pop of color. probably green because green = the environment Typesetting: delicate, cursive fonts that spark a… Continue reading Earth Rebirth’s Communication Strategy
This week we were asked to start designing a rough draft of a business card on InDesign. For me this was a really daunting request. My experiences with InDesign are pretty minimal. I know how to do the basics but defiantly not design an entire business card on my own. However, I went into the week… Continue reading One business card design down…a lot more to go.