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This course for serious makers, and for students new to imagemaking. Imagemaking is a fluid and exciting area of graphic design that comes out of practice and process: experimenting fearlessly, showing and sharing ideas, and giving and receiving knowledgeable and constructive input. For the sake of this online platform, we have applied some structure to our investigations, but for the most part imagemaking is loose and unstructured. If we must adopt a rule in this course it is only this: you will not become a graphic designer by watching videos alone. Or, don't just make stuff just in your head. So here, the focus here is on making, and you are expected to devote serious time and intellectual energy to that activity in this course. Specifically, you will: - experiment with a range of materials and techniques to make images for graphic design - expand your visual vocabulary both in terms of making and talking about work, in order to discuss your work and work of others - learn how to make, manipulate and arrange images to create compositions, eventually culminating in the design and production of an-image-based book. The first half of the course is an opportunity to experiment and explore imagemaking in order to expand your visual vocabulary. You will create pieces that are expressive, meditative, or 'design-y' to instigate, evoke, experiment, record, explain, or try out a media. In the second two weeks, we’ll invite the images to deliberately and intentionally carry meaning and communication through relational moves like juxtaposition, composition, and context. We’ll look at developing and expanding the range of approaches for putting things together by composing page spreads with your images. Since nothing exists without context, we look at how to intentionally drive the image’s connotations, meanings, and associations generated through elements of composition and “visual contrasts.” Ultimately, we will take the images that you create and make a book from them. The results of your assignments (and experiments) may generate something completely unknowable now or in the future—and that's the goal....

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8 oct. 2017

I'm so happy i did this course. Gail, you're amazing and you made my imagination go wild with just your words. I can see you love your craft and that's very inspiring. Enjoyed this course all the way!

21 mai 2019

Very useful course. Really puts you to practice. I learned a lot and feel encouraged to continue. Reviewing other peer's work was inspiring and gave me fresh ideas about what I could have done better.

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par Syed Z A S

10 juil. 2020


par Mahmoud M

24 juin 2020

Wonderful course

par Maria J B V

14 août 2017

Excellent course

par Pamela D

4 janv. 2017

Excellent course

par Muhammad F K

12 juil. 2020

good challenge.

par Manuel A R S

18 févr. 2019

Very practical

par Владимир К

26 juil. 2016

Great course!

par Pedro M P R

14 juil. 2016

Great course!

par Mohand G

6 sept. 2018

very helpful

par maria K

25 sept. 2017


par Yuhua Y

10 sept. 2017

good materia

par Yunus Ç

27 juil. 2020

Thx for all

par Ahmed O

12 janv. 2020

nice course

par Mahmoud K

16 déc. 2019

Good course

par Alexander S

14 juil. 2019

nice course

par Marco A V R

27 mars 2019


par cici

6 mai 2018

Nice Start.

par Eman M S

20 nov. 2017

l like this

par Fahim A M

9 août 2017

good course


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31 août 2020


par Noshin S K

22 août 2020

Very good

par Samah M A E

23 mai 2020

مفيده جدا

par ana s

19 mars 2019

Its nice!

par Kristian J L D R

25 mars 2017

Very Nice