Learning Codey-Code

p5.js Workshop I sat in on an afternoon workshop last week with my new colleague Xin Xin, a new media artist who is an assistant professor in both Art and Women’s Studies. We made dynamic flag designs using the p5 java script library. This is my ‘autumn’ flag

Collaborative Letterform Workshop

We were lucky to have design/educator Helen Armstrong visit earlier this semester. She conducted various workshops while she was at UGA including this one on collaborative letterform design with my ARGD 3060 students (+ plus a few random other students thrown in). The students digitized the letterforms after the workshop then did quick poster designs based on…

NYC Lettering Workshop

I was fortunate to spend two weeks this past summer attending workshops in the Type Program at the Cooper Union in New York. One course focused on informal script lettering with Ken Barber of House Industries. One day’s assignment was to design a custom identity for “Summer Stage,” an annual event held in Central Park.…

Collaborative Animation

This was a first stab at this collaborative animation project in which each student does a different letter of a given  word (we used MAKE and CONNECT.) This project was done my second-semester design studio, Type & Image. A few of the letterforms disappear for too long (and one of the letter Cs doesn’t stay in…