a person or thing regarded as a representative symbol of something.
1: Choose an example of each of the following and gather visual reference:
- an animal
- a plant
- a letterform
2: Develop an icon for each item. Remember icons are derivative form (not illustrative). Use your visual samples to focus yourself and guide you in choosing what pieces of visual information to include and exclude in development of your icon.
Due March 2:
Have a full page of thumbnails on each icon (drawn or digital, 20+ ideas).
Due March 7:
Choosing what you feel are the stronger directions, have a full page of comprehensive roughs for one of the icons.
Due March 9:
Select the strongest design and perfect it. Print & mount your finished 8”x10” icon on a 10”x12” black board with 1” border.