Archive for February, 2008

Richard Beeland, with the mayor of Chattanooga’s communications department, and Janis Hashe, an experienced freelance writer and editor, provided our class with some very valuable information regarding press releases and marketing. This topic might seem out of place in a graphic design class, however the jobs of writer, marketer and designer often overlap, so it is critical […]

  This project gave the class a chance to familarize ourselves with working in grayscale, duotones and halftones in order to give an image a specific emotion. I used a soft color palette of yellow and purple tones to enhance the feeling of clam to a photo I took of a sunset. With each successive image I tried to […]

      The most recent visiting artists that came to UTC took some time to talk with our class and discuss their ideas and methods. The non-traditional mediums used by these artists provided a new and interesting context for our class discussion with Mark, Disney and Ryan. I was inspired by their exploration into […]

Frank Anthony, an executive at the Chattanooga Times Free Press, was a very enthusiastic guide for our tour through the facility. The historic building housing the staff and press is full of interesting architecture and has been beautifully maintained. The press itself was a very impressive flexography printer that was truly stunning to watch in […]