Category Archives: Spring 2017 Archive (336)

Archives visit: Noah Martin

The example that I have chosen from our visit to the library archives comes from a 15th century book. This Book is titled “Legenda aurea sanctorum sive Lombaridica historia” A German book written in 1488. The main elements in this … Continue reading

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Archives Visit: Aaron Scofield

In his comic, The Wishbone, James Neel uses a variety of different design concepts that we have been learning over the course of the semester. The comic is rather short, eight full 8.5″ x 11″ printer pages to be exact, and … Continue reading

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Archives Visit: Jasper Barbosa

As one could imagine, the visit to the library’s archives provided a smorgasbord of material to digest and process, especially having been given the chance to use our immediate inspirations in our poster comic. The first comic that I sat … Continue reading

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Archives Visit: Cesar Rubio

This particular example really caught my eye when we visited the archives last Thursday. I liked how it looked like someone physically cut out different pieces from other comics to make a new one. I think this is an excellent … Continue reading

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Archives Visit: Jon Williams

On our trip to the archives, I found novelty in some of the smaller comics. I felt that even though they were small and short, their purpose was reached and they were fantastic little distractions if nothing else. This, however, … Continue reading

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Archives Visit: Makenna Coxey

The reason that I chose this particular picture was because of the unique technique of cropping used. The three large letters in the composition are used as frames to crop the picture that is supposed to be seen. I will … Continue reading

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Archives Visit: Aaron Uptagrafft

During the trip to the archives section I saw many elements that inspired my work, however one book that I found that was especially drawing to me was one of the really old manuscripts that were available. Part of the reason … Continue reading

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Archives Visit: Dave Herman

During my visit to the archives section of the library, I had a great time perusing the many old and interesting texts. I took quite a bit of pictures of images from the given comics and books, but I chose … Continue reading

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Archives Visit – Mikah Chan

This example comes from Mark Newgarden titled Matchboxes (1980) , and really inspired an idea I had before visiting the archives. The original idea I had was to create a more rigid, punk rock inspired poster for my project. But … Continue reading

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Archives Visit: Jasmin Negrete

During our visit to the Manuscript, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC) I was able to look at a lot of different comic styles that could inspire my design for my poster comic. Throughout this collection of comic books there was a … Continue reading

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