Two classes down, three more to go to complete my April Creative Challenge. I took a quickie design technique class.
I’m sorry if this topic bores some of you, but as I’m inching closer to becoming an educator, I need to think through what it actually means to be a professor. This blog is my outlet to think through ideas, get feedback (when you are inclined to give it), and to record my thoughts at […]
Guess what I did in my graduate graphic design history class this week? Watched MTV. And I’m not even kidding. We’re watching more tomorrow too. We’ve been learning about the advent of computer design technology in the 80s and how MTV used to be avant garde and changed the face of identity design by having […]
I’m working on a poster for my graphic design history class. My prof is cool and told us we could take the test OR design a poster about an awkward dating situation with influences from designers we’ve learned about. Obviously, I chose the poster. Except I think I’ve spent as much time on this poster […]
Bleh. My brain was starved for knowledge. I couldn’t wait to start grad school and begin learning new things. Grad school was all fun and games until the first round of tests, which starts tomorrow. Well, technically I’ve had a quiz a week and one exam for my introductory nutrition class, but I haven’t stressed […]
The patchwork class I taught Saturday and Sunday was a success. I even learned something. Two of the ladies in the class were hardcore quilters, but needed help figuring out how to pick fabrics and wanted a fresh look at things, which is why they took my class. I kept getting guff for not pressing […]
Want something to do this Saturday? Even better — want to learn something new this Saturday? Sign up for my class at Reiman Gardens in Ames. I’m going to be teaching how to create fun and pretty mugs from old unloved ceramics. Added bonus: I’m curating a playlist for this specific event. Not only will […]
I’m really excited because this Saturday (June 18) I’ll be teaching a class at Reiman Gardens in Ames. I’ll be bringing some adorable mugs I’m collecting for this and we’ll be painting flowers, butterflies and other things that Reiman Gardens might have to offer. You should probably sign up for the class. I would LOVE […]