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  1. @jetjenk43

    World War Z Book Cover GIFitized!!!

      For this assignment Animated GIF Alternative Cover a  5 Star assignment we were to  revisit the apocalyptic novel cover from earlier this semester, but make it an animated GIF this time.  I was unable to make the background of my original cover animated, so I found a clip that included a helicopter, like the helicopter …

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  2. @una__vita

    Thinking Like a Designer…

    Design Reflection: I enjoyed Paula’s presentation on the differences between being solemn and serious regarding one’s approach to design. Because I am an artist, and do some graphic design myself, I feel like I can relate directly to what she is talking about. Sometimes I find myself being stuck between being solemn and serious when …

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  3. @dslupekds106

    Design Assignments

    Assignment: Alternate Book Cover The Stand by Stephen King reimagined. This time, its horizontal. The horizontal printing of this copy is meant to resemble the vast empty, openness of the post-illness apocalypse that occurs in the storyline. Assignment: Character Generator… The Making of Joey Buckets   Pictured at the top is Joey Buckets. At the … Continue reading Design Assignments
  4. @JillianAviva

    An Alternative Cover for ‘The Book of the Unnamed Midwife’

    I created this alternative book cover for ‘The Book of the Unnamed Midwife’ using both Pixlr and Canva. Originally, I was hoping to have an abandoned highway with half a person on the edge of the cover holding their hand in a fist.  I wanted the person to represent the main character as being alone and …

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  5. @AlyssaMurrell1

    Alternative Book Cover: The Passage

    I decided to use Canva for this assignment. I used a template that was already created and changed the picture and titles. I decided to stick with the woods theme since this book is about survival and catastrophe with a girl and saving a destroyed world. I liked this picture of the woods because it …

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  6. @Chris_tastrophe

    Hire Me, Hugh Howey: Wool Alt. Cover

    Apocalyptic Alternative Book Cover   Behind the Scenes This cover was edited and created using Pixlr. To start, I set off in search of an old, metal spiral staircase with a top-down view (very specific criteria, I know). My search was inspired by the description of the staircase gong throughout the silo in Wool’s story. […]
  7. @eafinto

    “California” Alternate Book Cover

    One of my design assignments from this week was to create an alternate book cover for the post-apocalyptic novel I am reading this semester! The book I chose to read was California by Edan Lepucki. I have just barely started this novel, but thanks to the upcoming spring break, I will have plenty of time to read […]

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