Bill & Steve’s Bogus Journey (Childbook mashup)

Instructions Design a Mashed Up Children’s Book in the style of this College Humor example. For your final piece, create a JPG image no less than 500 pixels in any dimension. Post to your blog, and submit the URL to this assignment. Be sure to use the DS106 assignment tags so it will show up on their website.  

Comments 4 Kids assignment

Assignment: Visit the Student Blogging Challenge website. Click on the Participants menu to find a list of kid bloggers who are participating in the challenge. There are blogger children from many different countries all around the world. Find 3-5 young bloggers, visit their blogs, and offer them your encouragement. For ideas on what to say, see How to compose a…

Your Own Country Designs

We were asked to create our own Country including A flag, Stamp, Stationary, and a Currency Country: The United Districts of Human Social Order, HSO for short Government Style: A New form of Democracy (True Democracy) Governmental Leader: Me and my Pals Here are my designs in PDF or look below: Flag, Stamp, Stationary, Currency 1. Flag   2. Stamp…

Visual Literacy Draft Proposal 1

Brian Butters ENGL 100 Visual Literacy Draft 2 03/14/2012   The Misconception: Convicts will always be Convicts                 Many people see only what they want to see, and sometimes, the perceptions people have for ex-convicts can be blurred because of the media and cultural differences. For example, a person living in a small rural town without a prison system is…

This American Life: 460: Retraction Recap

Assignment: This week’s This American Life is unlike any other they have ever produced. It is a retraction of the earlier story Mr. Daisey and the Apple Factory. Listen to it, reflect on it, and write about it. Are you angry about this new information are learning? If so, why and with whom? If not, why not? What are the…

Radiolab notes “parasites”

Assignment: Listen to the RadioLab Podcast Parasites Answer the following questions on your blog/website. Submit the URL to this assignment. First part Very cool creepy sounds to build intensification — It reminds me of old scary movie music, but it add a digital flare to it by gating (speeding/slowing in short-time). The show kind of takes the listeners to a…

Black History – Poster Draft 2

George Washington Carver This is my second draft edit, I used a clipping mask on both images to “clean up” the edges a little. When I originally created this image in Illustrator I forgot to save my work in .AI format, and only .PDF, so I had to re-create some of the texts and formats to edit this. (I guess…

Response to: This American Life 4 Assignment – What I Did for Love

This assignment is to listen to What I did for Love episode #457 and give some feedback. This will be interesting Act One. Best Laid Plans. Crazy story about a couple that never got married, then the unthinkable happens. They decide to test their relationship by jumping the gun on the current relationship to a “lets sleep with as many…