Feb 26

Homework 2/26/16

Homework: Portfolio format

Research and choose a format for your printed portfolio. This should include considerations such as

  • Where are you planning to get the book printed?
  • What is the ideal size to showcase your work?
  • Will you make the portfolio yourself or use a publisher or service bureau?
  • How long will it take to produce this book?
  • Will it be a standard format or custom format?
  • How will these choices contribute to your personal brand/story?

You may review samples from today’s lecture for inspiration:

Portfolio Book Formats 2016-02-24

Reading Assignment

Read and be prepared to discuss

Graphic Design Portfolio Strategies Ch. 3: Developing a Cohesive Concept

Feb 20

Homework 2/19/16

Portfolio Audit

Organize, analyze and categorize all work you are considering including in your portfolio into a portfolio audit document. (See class handout for details: Portfolio Audit Assignment, Spring 2016)

Final portfolio audit document due Friday, February 26.

You should also have a timeline of milestones for completing any project revisions to ensure they are finished in time for your print and online portfolios. Consult the class syllabus for key deliverable dates.

Reading Assignment

Read and be prepared to discuss Graphic Design Portfolio Strategies Chapters 6-7.

Feb 06

Homework 2/5/16

Reminder

CCSF will be closed next Friday, February 12. Our next class meeting is Friday, February 19.

Portfolio Audit

Organize, analyze and categorize all work you are considering including in your portfolio into a portfolio audit document. (See class handout for details: Portfolio Audit Assignment, Spring 2016)

First draft of portfolio audit due Friday, February 19.

Final portfolio audit document due Friday, February 26.

Reading Assignment

Read and be prepared to discuss Graphic Design Portfolio Strategies Chapter 4: Process and Collaboration.