Week 3

Tuesday

Discuss: Lupton on Design

Notes: Check File Persistence on Desktop. Explain Image file linking and file types .indd versus .pdf. Show image scaling. Show grid tips: CNTRL + ' and ALT/CNTRL +' Show how to create a color swatch.

In Design Lab

Discuss

  • Constraints on posting at IUP
  • Writers' Studio “branding”

The majority of the class today will involve working on the layout of your broadside via Adobe In-Design.
sketchSherwood Draft Sherwood v2

  • Save both base file (*.indd) and images to your server space .
  • Your final version must be exported as a PDF.
  • When you have a proof for my review, name it “Lastname-Firstname-Broadside-Proof.pdf” and Upload it Here

Homework

  • Share draft Broadside with Sherwood, if you didn't do it during class.

Thursday

Lab work - Broadsides

This will be the final class session we devote to design and revision. If you submitted a draft last class, please check out my comments on your file here. Everyone else, your draft is now due!

Introducing Hypertext

Homework

  • Read: Michael Joyce, from Of Two Minds: Hypertext Pedagogy and Poetics. Google Book Link (PP. 19-22, 31-35)
  • Choose one hypertext from the list below; explore it, blog on it, and prepare to introduce it to classmates

Hypertexts