Day 66

Today Erin commented on the things she wanted fixed for the Civil War Monitor ad. Michelle came in and helped me with it, and together we came up with a much more readable and interesting design for the type. Then I uploaded the new proof onto Liquid Planner for Erin to check. For the rest … Continue reading Day 66


Day 64

Today I changed my designs to match the Civil War banners. I switched to the blue, white, and yellow color scheme and used one of the header fonts. I kept the Minion Pro font, however, because I thought it read better for the smaller type. I also added the dark blue dotted line motif. Then … Continue reading Day 64

Day 63

I continued to work on the Civil War Monitor ad, and found two interesting spots for the headline information. I printed a rough of each and showed them to Laura. She then explained that the ad is supposed to be related to the Civil War sale promotion web banners that Michelle designed last week, and … Continue reading Day 63

Day 62

Back from spring break! I got a new ad today, the Civil War Monitor. It’s due Friday. As usual, I placed all of the copy and all of the book covers into my InDesign file, then got started rearranging everything. Right away, I could tell that the size of the ad wasn’t big enough to … Continue reading Day 62