Unit 4: Design a Your Own Business Card
Essential Question: How does color and font type impact your design?
Unit Overview: In this project, you will create your own personal business card using the logos you previously created as well as the skills you learned for making layouts in Adobe InDesign. In addition to applying the principles of design you will also be learning about typography and use of color. Again, you will finish the unit with a peer and self review and work through the redesign process to help improve and expand your design skills.
5 Reasons Typography is Powerful: http://www.slideshare.net/bigfishpresentations/5-reasons-typography-is-powerful
Link to SlideShare: http://www.slideshare.net/nidaaslam/use-of-colors-in-web-and-graphic-design
Important Google Docs:
New Client Proposal Sheet:
Activity Two: The Basics of Typography
1. Introduction to Typography
2. Learn about Typography:
3. Create your own Typography Glossary in Illustrator
Activity One: Color Theory in your design!
1. Introduction to new unit: Business Cards
Business Card Planning
Things to consider about your business card: