Monday, November 6

Inclass and Homework
class 06


Google Drive

Lulu Publishing

Oct 18 :: Oct 23 :: Oct 25 :: Oct 30 
Nov 1 :: Nov 6 :: Nov 8 :: Nov 13 :: Nov 15

name of your book, your name University of Kansas, 2023

Add to the beginning or end of the book.
Designed by Your Name. Class project for Typographic Systems at the University of Kansas, 2023. The text was compiled from the following sources: Elements of Typographic Style by Robert Bringhurst, Getting it Right with Type: the Do's and Don'ts of Typography by Victoria Square, Mac is Not A Typewriter by Robin Williams. This book is not to be sold to the public and to only be used by the designer for their reference and student design portfolio.

All the content below must be in your workbook. However you can organize it in any way you want. Each section can be a chapter or you can organize the content into groups and those become chapters.


01 rules check sheet
02 typographic rules

03 special characters
04 column width and hyphenation
05 hyphens and dashes  
06 quotes and apostrophes
07 kerning

08 figures and tabular tables
09 justification, letterspacing, word spacing
10 paragraph breaks

11 anatomy of type
12 typographic color
13 font classifications14 glossary of terms (optional)

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Refine and finish: Print at least 10 spreads for Wed so we can take a look (print on 11 x 17 as spreads)
KEEP WORKING some of you are a bit behince you can do this.
Please Package your files so I can give give you feedback and take a look
Cover. Make some cover ideas. (make as an 11 x 17 doc and remember the front of the book is on the right side)
Title page (single first page in InDesign is the title page) same type treatment as on your cover.
Table of Contents (typography should match what you are doing in your book.
Collaphon. front of the book (not title page or last page in your book.

Project is being extended until Wed Nov 15 that means you have extra time but also means my expectations go up.