MIDTERM EVALUATIONS –
Presentations will be in Lab 10/19 or 10/20
(share pages from your process book for both Utica Proud and Personal Projects)
Steps 1 – 4 should be addressed. – make sure to include notes.
What is a Process Book?
It is a narrative—a printed artifact that documents the back story of a project. It has a beginning, middle and end—with introductions, captions, and notes.
It includes visual representations of all stages of the process:
- Preliminary Research
- Sketches, Comps and Final Designs
Step 1: Debriefing
- What design problems need to be solved?
Analysis – list as many questions as you can. Example what is your point of view, what materials are available, what should be the look and feel of your response?
Synthesis – answer those questions.
Step 2: Research
- Text and Typography
Internet, Library, Personal Interviews, Photographs, Video, Audio, Illustration, Animation
Step 3: Organizing Your Research
Sections: cover with your name and course name visible, introduction, research, observation, discovery, brainstorming, ideation, mood board, typography, and conclusion
Where is your research leading you?
Step 4: Ideation + Brainstorming
Questioning, Sharing, Taking Risks, Think Wrong
Step 5: Development
- Multiple Versions
- Ideate, Evaluate, Iterate
- SCAMPER Checklist
Step 6: Conclusions
Your process book is ultimately an argument for your end result.
It says “After all of this work there is no other place that I could have ended up.”
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