Design An Invite to Gallery Opening for an Artist
Invitation Project Overview
Ok, here we go. The invitation project will go over the design process as well as focus on a completed project with consideration of the elements of design, Alignment, Contrast, Proximity, or Repetition.
Invitation should be able to be constructed on 8.5in x 11in paper, 150 resolution. You may use multiple papers, construction paper, and other materials to create it, but they should be smaller than one single sheet of paper.
VERY IMPORTANT DETAILS ABOUT ASSIGNMENT
This invitation must...
5/8 Research Invitation Handout 25 Points
Figure out what needs to be on the invitation, Name(s), date, time, place, what’s happening, attire, RSVP & contact, etc. You will need to determine all appropriate information and complete the handout.
5/10 Sketches 20 Points
See sketch handouts. You will complete two different sketches. Often people tell me they have a great idea and want to stick with that. How do you know that first idea is the best one? Often artists will create lots and lots of designs before reaching an acceptable design that the client is happy with and the artist can create. You will create 2 different designs.
2/15 Design and Mock-Up of best invitation 25 Points
You will be creating rough mock-up for the project. You will print designs out on the regular printer and assemble the cards as if they were the real thing. It must include elements and be presentable and explainable.
5/18 Final Invitation, printed and mocked up 100 Points
This will be printed in color and assembled for presentation. It should have a non-rectangle design that can be explained to the class.