1. ksimonpi

    Loving Alzheimer’s


    Alzheimer’s disease is defined by the Alzheimer’s Foundation fo America (AFA) as “a progressive, degenerative disorder that attacks the brain’s nerve cells, or neurons, resulting in loss of memory, thinking and language skills, and behavioral changes.”(http://www.alzfdn.org/AboutAlzheimers/definition.html) My Grandmother has Alzheimer’s. She is 86 years old and has been suffering from …

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    Week 15 Summary




    Final Project

    For my final project I wanted to try and tell Snow White’s story through a realistic lens. I attempted to blend key aspects of the story with real life scenarios as well as creatively and successfully tell the story through a series of media. Its a …

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    Advice to Future ds106ers


    I wanted to share with future ds106ers some advice I wish I had taken. It would’ve saved me a lot of stress and sleep. I chose posters because its something people can just look at, they aren’t real time commitments and people are more likely to take the couple seconds …

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    Created Assignments Summary


    When thinking about what assignments I wanted to create I thought back to what assignments I enjoyed the most. I loved the design and visual assignments so I knew I wanted to create assignments for those categories.

    For my Colorize it assignment I came up with the idea after finding …

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    PSA Billboard Tutorial


    Tutorial for PSA Billboard and the PSA Billboard assignment.

    First: Decide on an idea, then Open Gimp. Once you have Gimp open go to File -> New. The Create a New Image window will pop up. For image size change width to 680 and it should automatically scale the height …

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    PSA Billboard


    Is there something about society, people, the world, or just anything that really bugs you and you want the world to know it? Then create a PSA billboard!

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    Black and White re imagined in Color


    Black and white photos are beautiful in their own way, but sometimes I wonder how color would change the the feel of a photo. So my assignment is to recolor a black and white imagine how you would imagine it looked during the time it was taken or how you …

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