No class next Friday, April 1 (Spring Break)
Portfolio Book Milestones
- COMPLETE draft of sequenced layout due Friday, April 8
- ALL projects and content should be included.
- Bring full-scale prints and PDF versions along with collected InDesign source files
Graphic Design Portfolio Strategies Ch. 8: Resume Package and Presentation
Bring all information you will include in your resume including work history, education, skill sets, languages, contact information, objective, etc. You do NOT need to bring a complete formatted copy of your resume but please make sure you’ve collected all information you will include in it.
Attached are a few PDF guidelines covering basic text hierarchy and rules for combining typefaces.
Written content for portfolio
Submit a complete draft of all written content for your portfolio. This should include any content from your introduction page (if you plan to include one) as well as complete descriptions for each project.
Portfolio format exploration
Sketch out concepts for your book format and layout. Consider what page proportions, size, format, cover/case, etc. will be most appropriate given your content and message.
Read and be prepared to discuss
Graphic Design Portfolio Strategies Chapter 5: Developing Layout & Sequence
Writing for Your Portfolio: Content Framework Draft
Please review the in-class handout (PDF version linked below) and create a first draft of your written portfolio content.
Writing For Your Portfolio 2016-03-04