Class Note from Genevieve:
since you folks have been unable to discipline yourselves to do your own assignments, i am assigning assignments.
ONE A WEEK FOR THE NEXT SIX WEEKS.
NO ONE IS EXEMPT.
I want a lot more from you folks.
From now until the end of classes, one week mandatory assignments (below)
and post your blogs TWICE weekly.
YOU ARE ALL BEHIND.
DO NOT FALL FARTHER BEHIND.
one week short assignments:
1) 10 second motion graphics piece,
use imovie if you don't know after effects or final cut.
must have typography and be ABOUT SOMETHING.
2) MAKE a show of your design work--in a local gallery, restaurant, bar, space, your apartment, your dorm room.
make posters, invitations, and tickets for the event.
invite at least ten of your peers, not including your parents, siblings, me, or tas.
they are welcome to come also, but do not count as part of the (at least) ten invitees.
present the event with accompanying invites, posters, tickets, documentation as a piece in your portfolio.
3) photo shoot.
must be ABOUT SOMETHING.
layout with typography explaining what you did and why.
4) self branding, good and fast.
5) everything you were supposed to do thus far, last semester included.
6) portfolio design
we've got six weeks left.
SHOW ME what you can do.
give me a reason not to fail you.
GET TO WORK.
MANDATORY CLASSROOM ATTENDANCE.