Deep Thoughts.

Take a few minutes to reflect on the conversation we had in class yesterday. What are you thinking about? Did you hear anything that surprised you?  What do you wish you would have asked? What did you learn? As always, feel free to use correct grammar (it matters) and at least 200 words in your […]

Now Hiring.

Recently we heard a presentation from the Cleveland Institute of Art (CIA). During the presentation, the representative spoke about some of the potential career paths for a person interested in art and design and some of the correlating majors at CIA. I’m pretty confident that you were already aware of some of the careers in […]

Who Do You Love?

Welcome to the official blog for the Whitmer Design program. A few weeks ago I asked you to interview and introduce one of your classmates. As a continuation of that conversation, 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. […]

The Pen Is Mightier Than The Sword

The past few days we have been working on some custom lettering. As we discussed in class, before the advent of the computer every letterform and typeface was crafted by hand. Take a few minutes to watch this video about master penman Jake Weidmann. Stop and consider the concentration and commitment that it would require to […]

O-H-I-O & G-D (Graphic Design)

Take a few minutes to read this story from ESPN about 19 year old graphic designer Kenton Stufflebeam. Afterwards, post a couple of quick comments. Meet The Buckeye’s Secret Recruiting Weapon