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Happy New Year 2020!My plan this year is to post projects, design thoughts, commentary, observations and any related ideas I think might be relevant to the Graphic Design field, design students, or anyone wondering how Graphic Designers work or what they do.
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PROJECT

Italian Film Festival USA Poster Design 2020  - Design Process
http://italianfilmfests.org/

So I have commited to doing the 2020 version of the poster, having completed one for the 2019 Festival. I decided to do this Pro Bono/In kind project after attending a number of the films in Detroit and noticed on the intro trailers they had a call for a volunteer to design the poster. I was also inspired by my trip to Sicily in 2017, which still was fresh in my mind since I was doing watercolors, collage and illustrations from photographs I had taken while there, so I had Italy on my mind.

As I began my thought process for this years design, reviewin…