Sally Salkowski

Graphic Design • Math

Graphic designers use math every day. Every time you balance a layout, scale a logo and select a point size you are using math skills. Learn about the kind of visual math and traditional math you’ll need to know as a graphic designer.   The BIG inch • Graphic Design Math   Points & Picas

3 Word Type Blitz

A good designer knows how to make type talk. See if you can select typefaces that communicate and meet a famous designer who has broken all the rules! Download the Words for 3 Word Type Blitz PDF  3 Word Type Blitz Video • Part 1 3 Word Type Blitz Video • Part 2  

Make your Mark T-shirt Competition

Find everything you need to enter The Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation (PGSF) Promotional T-shirt Design Competition here. The t-shirt will be used to promote the careers possible in graphics, availability of scholarships through PGSF, and/or how graphic communications fit into today’s world. The winning entrant will receive a $500 check, an award certificate, and will …

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Love your Body Poster Competition

The Love Your Body campaign challenges the message that a woman’s value is best measured through her willingness and ability to embody current beauty standards. The NOW Foundation is sponsoring a poster contest to counteract the media’s use of narrow, unrealistic, negative images of women and/or challenge advertisers that profit from women’s dissatisfaction with their bodies. Find everything …

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CCS Information Links

Hello. Here are a few links to help you get more info about the College for Creative Studies in Detroit. The direct e-mail for our amazing CCS representative Ms. Patti Spencer Fantastic info on in one spot:  viewbook, interviews with real students, portfolio advice, scholarships, admissions printed materials, videos, explore Detroit, and LOTS MORE: …

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Typography Kerning

What is kerning, tracking, and leading? Watch this video and learn how to make your typography look and read like a pro! When you are done test your skills by playing the kerning game at    Typography Kerning Tutorial