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  • AIGA Meeting

    There will be an organizational meeting on Monday, September 19, at 2:00 p.m., in Room 1-112. If you are interested in joining a DCTC student group or just learning more about AIGA please plan to attend! If you can’t

    September 13, 2011 • Resources/Information • Views: 174

  • Student Membership

    Join during the fall student membership drive! 
AIGA is committed to increasing student involvement in the design community. For the month of September 2011, students may join or renew online for just $50! And to make

    September 6, 2011 • Deals and Discounts, Resources/Information • Views: 436

  • EDSf Scholarship Information

    There are quite a few scholarships listed at the link below. Note the due date is May 2. http://www.edsf.org/what_we_do/scholarships/index.html

    April 25, 2011 • Resources/Information • Views: 271

  • AIGA See Change Conference

    The See Change Conference was christened last year when Nigel Holmes walked on water. And that was just the beginning. Don’t miss the second annual See Change Conference, May 19 – 21 at the University of Minnesota, Twin

    April 23, 2011 • Resources/Information • Views: 220

  • One Day For Design

    On April 13, 2011, add your voice to an open, digital dialogue on design. One Day For Design brings together a global community of designers and design enthusiasts to exchange ideas, challenge viewpoints and push

    April 12, 2011 • Resources/Information • Views: 195

  • Typeface

    Typeface Typeface focuses on a rural Midwestern museum and print shop where international artists meet retired craftsmen and together navigate the convergence of modern design and traditional technique. Open Book in Minneapolis

    March 28, 2011 • Resources/Information • Views: 194

  • Transparent Backgrounds on Print

    We had a discussion in Adv. DTP class regarding transparent backgrounds on print/publishing images -my advise is EPS with a clipping path but there in another choices of transparency depending on the publishing you’re

    January 31, 2011 • Resources/Information, Uncategorized • Views: 275

  • Printing with black

    Here is a great article on printing with black. It talks about designer black and rich black which uses additional colors to make blacks in print because using just the black channel is often too flat and light.

    January 10, 2011 • Graphic Design, Resources/Information • Views: 261

  • Pantone announces 2011 color of the year

    “In times of stress, we need something to lift our spirits. Honeysuckle is a captivating, stimulating color that gets the adrenaline going.” –Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director, Pantone Color Institute PANTONE 18-2120

    December 9, 2010 • Resources/Information • Views: 241

  • Industry day speakers Video

    On Wednesday Nov 3rd we were fortunate enough to have speakers come in from Visual Communications Industry related fields to present to our students. One speaker, Lee Stokes, spoke on photo compositing (examples of his work in

    November 9, 2010 • Resources/Information, Uncategorized • Views: 343