Monthly Archives: March 2015

GD2 Project: Font Poster w/ Text

Font Poster w/ Text

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GD1 Project: Text as Image

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  1. Choose a detailed item
  2. Research (online/in person) what it really looks like
  3. Sketch the item
  4. Work to fit your letters on top.  Use as much space as possible – any part of the item not covered by letters will be erased!
  5. Repeat steps 1-4 as much as necessary
  6. Photograph your sketch(es) and add to blog
  7. Trace sketches in Ai – be sure to add detail
  8. Add to blog, shared drive
  9. Answer questions – done!

Package Design Completion…

To be done with the Package Design project, complete the following:

  • Add quality “before” photos to your blog
  • Add several process/progress posts to your blog showing your journey – what have you changed/adjusted along the way
  • Add 1 final project post
  • Have 1 completed .ai or .psd file with correct sizes and finished designs – add to shared drive

Once I have your final designs printed… complete the following:

  • Assemble as necessary
  • Add quality “final” photos to your blog
  • Answer questions – add to shared drive

Quality Before Photos

Using the white backdrop, take quality shots of your before container.

Here’s an example:


Not blurry, no background distractions, multiple angles… good.

Nutrition Label Generator

GD1: use this to type in your specific info: