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Feb
15

Album Cover: Brallobarbitol

I did the album cover assignment with this result:

I thought it was amusing. Edited with Picasa. That’s one dramatic pidgeon.

Feb
13

What the Font?

I decided to do another design assignment for ds106 because they’re a lot of fun. As I was scrolling through the design assignment I decided on the Font assignment. I already had an idea in mind when I was reading through the description. I decided to design the Deathly Hallows “logo” from the Harry Potter…

Feb
13

Album Cover

Feb
12

averaging concepts using Flickr

The assignment: “Take a concept, one word, and plug it into Flickr and take the first 50 images and average them using Photoshop or similar program.” The instructions: “Averaging Concepts in Flickr” While looking through the Visual & Design assignments over at the ds106 site, I saw this visual assignment, and had to check it […]

Feb
12

What The Font?: HAL – 2001 A Space Odyssey

Feb
11

DaVinci’s Power Outlet

In honor of Thomas Edison’s 164th birthday today, I decided to do this design assignment. I knew right away that I wanted to either over-simplify something or over-complicate it. Then I decided that complicated things are more fun to draw … Continue reading

Feb
10

designpick

Feb
10

4 Icon Challenge

Feb
10

Minimalist Movie Poster

I decided for my assignment that I would make a minimalist movie poster. I love the professionally done ones that you can find online, they are some of the most creatively simple pictures I’ve seen. To get started I had … Continue reading

Feb
09

Iconic Eunice

Feb
09

Ptaitt: Make some art damnit!

For one of our assignments this week , we were to choose an assignment from here. I Went with this one. The title pretty much says it all. I like this assignment mostly because it allowed me to do what I like to do. When I’m bored I turn on Photoshop and just aimlessly make […]

Feb
09

The Big Caption

My “Big Picture” assignment. I have a particular love for this helicoper more than a disdain for Mrs. Palin. The helicopter here is a Russian made MI-8 which I flew in while working in Afghanistan. I was fortunate enough to log nearly 1300 hours as a passenger. After some rapport building vodka and smokes my Ukrainian pilots trained me on how […]

Feb
09

Four Icon Challenge.

An assignment this week is to do one of the student proposed assignments on the DS106 website. I choose the Four Icon Challenge proposed by Tim Owens. The concept behind the assignment is to “Reduce a movie, story, or event into it’s basic elements, then take those visuals and reduce them further to simple icons.” […]

Feb
09

the big caption

An interesting assignment, full of possibilities — take any random photo from The Big Picture and add typographical text elements in a way that changes the message, in the spirit of The Big Caption. It took me a little while to decide which assignment I’d choose for this week, I must admit.  I spent some […]

Feb
09

Minimalist Movie Poster: JAWS

I decided to do my poster on one of my favorite movies, Jaws. I used adobe photoshop.

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