Final Exams

Congratulations! You are a few days away from completing another year of high school. I think it’s safe to assume this is going to be a school year that most of us will never forget. For the final blog post of the year, I would like you to reflect on your experiences in this class … Continue Reading

Take a Closer Look

Marian Bantjes is a designer, typographer, writer, and illustrator living and working on a small island off the west coast of Canada, near Vancouver. She is known for her detailed and lovingly precise vector art, her obsessive hand work, her patterning, and ornament. Marian’s work relies heavily on repetition, layering, and her rich background in … Continue Reading

Everything I need to know…

We’ve spent a year together and covered a lot of ground, but the end of the school year is near and it’s a good time for reflection. So here’s this week’s blog post. Identify and discuss at least 2 or 3 skills that every high school student must develop and master before graduating from high school. Next, … Continue Reading

Who Do You Love?

For this week’s blog post I would like you to introduce the rest of us to someone that you love. I’m not talking about your mom, dad, cat, etc. – I’m talking about a designer, illustrator, or photographer whose process and work you admire. In your post, please tell us a little bit about the … Continue Reading