GRAPHIC DESIGN: "The Concert Posters"
Premise: This assignment will allow the student to demonstrate their illustrative AND typographical skills in one project.
Before you get started: You will be designing TWO concert posters for the band, artist or group of your choice. This can be anything from your favorite band playing at Red Rocks to a symphony orchestra performance, you get to choose!
The First Poster: You will be creating your poster(s) on a 8 1/2 inch WIDE by 11 inch TALL canvas in Illustrator. You will be following the rules below for the creation of your poster:
The Second Poster: Now, you will be creating another version of the exact same poster. This time, you can ONLY use color, typography and design layout to create your work. NO IMAGES, NO ILLUSTRATIONS! This poster will also be created on a 8 1/2 inch WIDE by 11 inch TALL canvas in Illustrator and will include all of the required text from above.
When you have completed this poster, export it as a JPEG and save it into your CONCERT_POSTER folder, call it TYPOGRAPHY_POSTER.jpg.
Grading: This assignment will be worth a total of 200 points: