You are to find a non profit organization that interests you in some way. You may find one on http://www.idealist.org, click under "organizations". You may also try Guidestar.com. If there is a local non profit that could benefit from some design work, then by all means pick one, as they might be interested in your finished work. The best projects will come out of picking an organization you have some interest in.
You are to create a one page poster that will serve as an advertisement for a specefic event or attraction of your chosen non-profit. Go to the webpage of the non-profit you are interested and see what kind of fund-raisers or outreach events are scheduled year to year.
What is due and when?
By 3/1 (MWF), 3/2 (TR), send me a link to the website of the event you have chosen with a 250 word essay that describes your personal reasoning for your choice. In your essay explain how your poster idea will address the needs of the client and would attract people to attend the event. You must also include three posters that you have found on the web that serve as inspiration for your design. (worth 25 percent of the grade)
Final Due date 3/20 (MWF)/ 3/21 (TR) (75 percent of your grade) due at beginning of class. Provide instructor with an exported PDF of your poster.