Graphic Arts

Exposed 2017
layout design by Bre Norton

An art and literary magazine written, illustrated and designed by students. View

 

Visual Design II

Visual Identities - May 2013
by the advanced design class

Students created visual identities for a variety of new area businesses. View

Packaging Designs - May 2013
by the advanced design class

Students created different packages for a variety of products. View

Advertising
by the advanced design class - April 2013

Newspaper and magazine advertising. View

 

Layout & Design II

MART Posters and Brochures - November 2017
by the advanced layout class View

 

Typography

Type Portraits - December 2016
by the Typography class View

Typographic CD Labels - December 2012
by the Typography class View

Alphabets - December 2012
by the Typography class View

Type Art - December 2012
by the Typography class View

Type Terms
by the Typography class

Create a composition by collaging a letter and labeling the parts of letters. View

 

Layout & Design I

Mender Coaching & Enrichment Logos & Stationery - March 2012
by the beginning layout class

Logos & stationery designed for Mender Coaching & Enrichment, offering business and life coaching services. View

Whispering Hills Flyers
by the beginning layout class

Students created flyers for a "real" client. View

Hastings Literacy Council Brochures
by beginning layout class

The students were given a brochure to redesign. View

 

Visual Design I

Black & White - September 2017
by the beginning design class

Using the background or the negative space to depict the white objects. View

Vegetable Pictograms - October 2016
by the beginning design class

Using continuity to create a set of simple pictures that quickly convey a message. View

Children First of the Rockies Logos - March 2012
by the beginning design class

Logos designed for Children First of the Rockies, a service program fostering parent-child relationships in a safe and supportive environment in Boulder County, Colorado. View

Less Is More
by the beginning design class

Moving beyond the simple black & white image and introduce other design options by alteration. View

Type Expressions
by the beginning design class

Students used type shapes to describe. View

Type Designs
by the beginning layout class

Students used a variety of type to illustrate a saying. View

Logo Designs
by the beginning design class

Students worked with a variety of new businesses in the area to create new logos for them. View

 

 

 

 

Advanced Photoshop Illustration

News Magazine cover
by the Advanced PhotoShop illustration class

Students used Adobe Photoshop to paint a dimensional illustration of an historic event. View

Fairy Tale Illustration
by the Advanced PhotoShop illustration class

Students used Adobe Photoshop to compose a scene from their favorite fairy tale or nursery rhyme. View

Monster Designs
by the advanced PhotoShop illustration class

Illustrations were created in students' imaginations starting with a scanned pencil drawing, then using a series of dodge and burn effects along with custom gradients in a variety of blending modes in PhotoShop. View

Collage Poem
by the advanced PhotoShop illustration class

Students used their imaginations to illustrate a poem and then combined multiple medias to compose the image. View

 

Advanced Electronic Drawing

Candy Wrappers
by the advanced electronic drawing class

These wrappers are created in Adobe Illustrator incorporating graphic edges, warped type and a die-cut shape. View

Billboards
by the advanced electronic drawing class

These are billboard designs created using the freeform layering and multiply design technique. View

Costume Shop Poster
by the advanced electronic drawing class

Students used negative space to give emphasis. View

Above & Beyond
by the beginning illustration class

Students create a movie ad in PhotoShop using beginning techniques. View