Graphic Design Studio I in Fall 2017



The purpose of Graphic Design Studio I is to introduce the basic concepts, principles, and tools used in typography for visual communication. Conceptual and analytical thinking skills will be emphasized through projects and discussions. Design research and process will be taught and utilized throughout the semester. Decision making for effective visual communication will be emphasized.

Project objectives:

  • Exercise 1.
    Classify typefaces that you find in daily life
  • Exercise 2.
    Experimental typographic.
  • Project 1.
    Design an abstract letterform.
  • Project 2.
    Design a poster about history of typeface.
  • Project 3.
    Design a logo, a poster, and a leaflet for anniversary.

Fall 2017 @Iowa State University
Graduate teaching assistant, Instructor of record