COMD1162 – Week12

On November 28, 2017, in Week 12, by Genevieve HItchings

I hope you all had a nice Thanksgiving. We will pick up where we left off before the break, see details below.


  • Before you submit your final poster go though checklist carefully (you must complete and submit with your final project): COMD1162-Checklist-GradingRubric
  • Save your final draft of your poster into dropbox folder: ‘Week12-FinalPoster’ Make a folder with your name and save work within.

Designing for a time-based medium

Photoshop: Layer Comps
Download lesson files:lesson-week12
Animations continued. We will review the lesson from last week:

  • Layer Comps (dimension: 468×60 Full Banner)
  • File extensions: web vs. print Saving for animation
  • Layer palette details
  • Organizing layers and folders
  • Animation palette

1 Louise Fili
2. James Victore

Lab-time to work.


  • Storyboard tourism poster for animation
  • FINAL Project – Book Cover Design. For next week select your book from this list. Research subject and come in with possible ideas for a cover design:
    01. Jane Austen – Pride & Prejudice
    02. J.M. Barrie – Peter Pan
    03. L. Frank Baum – The Wizard of Oz
    04. Emily Bronte – Wuthering Heights
    05. Lewis Carroll – Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
    06. Lewis Carroll – Through the Looking Glass
    07. Charles Dickens – Great Expectations
    08. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle – The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
    09. Homer – The Odyssey and The Iliad
    10. Victor Hugo – Les Miserables
    11. Franz Kafka – Metamorphosis
    12. Rudyard Kipling – The Jungle Book
    13. Herman Melville – Moby Dick, or, the Whale
    14. Robert Louis Stevenson – Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
    15. Robert Louis Stevenson – Treasure Island
    16. Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley – Frankenstein
    17. Bram Stoker – Dracula
    18. H.G. Wells – The War of the Worlds
    19. H.G. Wells – The Time Machine
    20. Oscar Wilde – The Importance of Being Earnest

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