ADVE2291 – Digital Design Lab I

Use of essential industry-standard software applications and workflows are covered through research and practice in integrating software and workflow systems into best professional practices for both print and web production. Projects are focused on layout strategies and techniques needed for visually rich and real-world projects with evident professional design and production skills for printed and online products.


ADVE2291.03, Monday and Wednesday at 3:30pm–6:15pm

Instructor: Mr David Bennett


Course information


Students’ information


Excellent resources (see the We Dig page for more!)



Project 1


Project 2

Demo Files

Project 2 Resources



Project 3 (Semester-long Assignment)


Project 4

File uploads

Follow the folder-naming specification as shown in class. Then, zip-compress the folder and upload it to CCAD’s ClassFiles server.

Here’s how to connect to ClassFiles.

  • Coca-Cola redraw is due Monday Feb. 4, end of class

  • Project 4 final is due Monday Feb. 25, end of class


Project 5

 

File uploads

Follow the folder-naming specification as shown in class. Then, zip-compress the folder and upload it to CCAD’s ClassFiles server.

Here’s how to connect to ClassFiles.

  • Shorpy (the PSD file only) is due Monday March 18, end of class

  • Project 5 final is due Wednesday April 3, end of class

Demo Files

 

Vinyl Disc mockup

PROJECT 5 RESOURCES


PROJECT 6

Rules of Type File Uploads

Make sure to package your InDesign files. Name the packaged folder using the folder-naming specification as shown in class. Then, zip-compress the folder and send it to me using WeTransfer.com.

On WeTransfer, make sure to use dbennett@ccad.edu as the “email to” address.

Rules of Type files are due Wednesday May 1, end of class.


Other File uploads

See due dates in the Project 7 section, below.

DEMO FILES

online customizations



printing resources

Email signatures & About.me


PROJECT 7


File uploads

Follow the folder-naming specification as shown in class. Then, zip-compress the folder and send it to me using WeTransfer.com.

On WeTransfer, make sure to use dbennett@ccad.edu as the “email to” address.

  • Project 6 logo and packaged identity materials files, due Thursday May 9, 6:15PM

  • Project 7 photo flatlay and the brand board packaged files, due Thursday May 9, 6:15PM

  • Optional, extra-credit Project 3 process book packaged files, due Thursday May 9, 6:15PM

DEMO FILES

  • TBA

Resources

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