Weekly Summary: Week 8

I enjoyed the radio show project this week. The main difficulty with the project was not creating it, or putting everything together, but communicating with everyone in the group. However, my group and I pushed through and made it happen. We created, what I think to be, an awesome...

80’s Television Power Half-Hour: Week 2

This week has been a lot of fun collaborating with my group and creating this radio show. As I said last week, our topic was to create analyses of popular 80’s television shows. I decided to do Full House for my analysis. I started out just recording my analysis,...

Weekly Summary: Week 7

This week was a lot fun getting to work on this radio show project. It was nice to take a break from just doing a bunch of assignments to actually working on a project. My most difficult was not doing any assignments, but forming a group and getting everyone...

80’s Television Power Half-Hour: Week 1

For our group radio show project, my group started out thinking of doing hit songs from 80’s movies, but then we decided to switch to a different topic because of copyright issues and that sort. We ended up deciding to do analyses of 80’s TV shows. Our plan is...

Radio Show Design Project

For this assignment, I created a poster for my group’s radio show project, which is called “80’s Television Half-Hour.” To create the poster I started out using an app on my laptop called SketchBook. Here, I typed up the text I wanted for the poster with some 80’s style...

Big Mac Meal in a Foreign Accent

This assignment I chose to do is called May I Take Your Order? where you must create a recording of yourself ordering something off of the menu at McDonald’s in a foreign accent while also being very picky. I chose to do the Big Mac Meal because it was...

Jelly Shoes Radio Commercial

This assignment I did is one I created called 80’s Product Radio Commercial where you must create a 30-45 second radio commercial for a product from the 80’s and add some background music and/or sound effects to make it sound like a real radio commercial. I created this assignment...

80’s Radio Show Bumper

This assignment I did is called Create A Ds106 Radio Bumper where you must create a 15 to 30 second radio bumper for the DS106 Radio. I did this assignment to create a bumper and content for my group’s radio show project. My group’s radio show is called “80’s...

Weekly Summary: Week 6

I really enjoyed learning about design storytelling this week. It was cool to learn how design is like a communication, in that, if your audience does not understand your message or end goal of your design, then you failed in your design and nothing else matters. This also showed...

Design Blitz

I found the design blitz to be difficult because it was hard for me to find already made designs that inhabited these different design concepts (color, typography, minimalism, etc.). However, all of the designs I found ended up being posters on campus, so here is what I found and...