EXTRA CREDIT THIS WEEKEND:Attend the Radical Networks Conference and sit in on two or more panel discussions. Write a two page reaction paper to the information beingpresented. How do the concepts, techniques and questions being raised relate to issues being we are discussing in MEDP 150? Submit your papers to your lab instructor by November 1st to receive up to six points extra credit on your first exam.Student 1 day tickets are $21 dollars, or else you can volunteer.You can signup to volunteer here.
Today you’re going to spend some time messing with color and patterns.
Here’s a cool project you may have seen that sourced color from digital photos to make an analog art piece.
Some COLOR inspiration:
- Adobe Color Website– add any picture you want and make a color group!
- Pantone: if you go anywhere in the world of design you will know about Pantone.
- Design Seeds
Florence Broadhurst was a pretty cool dame.
So was Loïs Mailou Jones
And much like fonts and color if you find pattern is your thang you can have a whole career in it.
Places to go for inspiration:
- The Cooper Hewitt Design Collection
- MAD Museum Collection
- The Grammar of Ornament
- Brooklyn Museum
- The Met
Homework #5: Due October 26th
Required viewing from Lynda.com:“Illustrator CC 2017 Essential Training” for the color chapter and “Illustrator CS6 New Feature” for the pattern chapter:8. Working with Color2. Pattern Creation (watch all three videos in the chapter, approximately 12minutes)