Another great week in ds106, but it was a little tough grasping all the concepts within design. The readings were informative, although I was not as interested in the material like I have been other weeks. Therefore, it made it a bit difficult to follow. My reflection regarding designs can be found on my post,… Continue reading Back at it!-9/24/21 – 10/1/21
This photo was taken in Outer Banks, North Carolina. I took this photo multiple times until I was able to get just the right picture. I wanted to make sure I was able to capture the lighting of the moon as it reflected on the water. The ocean was an important piece as well, so… Continue reading Don’t Just Look… Study!
I decided to include the photos I took within my write up blog post sharing what I found for my Design Blitz. I found myself taking most of these photos in different places throughout the week. The first picture I took when I was at the beach on Saturday night. I made it a point… Continue reading In Charge
For my final assignment, I selected Create A T-Shirt. I really loved making this design. I am a huge Star Wars fan, and I just love BB-8 even more! The instructions for this assignment were- to design your very own t-shirt! Find a blank t-shirt template, then add a picture or some text. It could… Continue reading Amigos
Favorite Movie Quote is my third selection for this week’s assignment. The instructions were to choose one of your favorite movie quotes and insert the quote over an image from the movie you chose. I used Paint 3D on my Hp laptop to edit the photo and added the quote to it. I have never… Continue reading Be Free
I selected Contradiction Creation for my second assignment this week. The instructions were to create some sort of graphic. Design the overall graphic to convey some sort of feeling or theme, but then have text saying something completely contradictory to the theme or feeling. Sort of like one of those old anti-motivational posters, but with… Continue reading Just Great!
To start this week’s Design category assignment I decided to design an Event Poster. The instructions are listed below. I had no idea how I was going to design an event poster, let alone one I could advertise. I wanted to connect it to our theme, therefore, it made the task even harder. I got… Continue reading Stop By!
The reading The Vignelli Canon (TVC) and Brain Pickings article about Kidd cover a lot of helpful tips regarding design. Since I am not too familiar or interested in design, TVC was a hard read. However, it did have some useful information. For example, I would have never thought design had so many moving parts,… Continue reading Patterns run the world
One of my favorite things to do on Earth is listen….especially listening to the waves at the beach! I love listening to others, as well as listening to music. It has a sense of connection like Radiolab’s Jad Abumrad stated in the video. I explain more in detail in my post Just Listen. I have… Continue reading Yet again- 9/17/21 – 9/24/21
A few ideas for Radio Shows- Can cover culture- heritage, traditions, and art. Local culture, foreign culture, traditions, and cultural attitudes. Definitely will need music with the session but also could discuss music in our generation and others. Can also talk about movies and shows Restaurants within the are who have the best reviews. Share… Continue reading Inspiration