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What is Design?
Design. It means to create something, right? Like a work of art?
Think of as many job titles that include the word design as you can. If you are working with a partner or in a group, set a timer for one minute and race to see who can write down the most. If you are working alone, race against the clock to see how quickly you can come up with eight ideas.
Need some help to get started? Here are two kinds of design jobs: Fashion Designer and Graphic Designer
Steve Jobs once said, “Design is not just what it looks and feels like. Design is how it works.” What do you think this means? Talk about it or write down your ideas.
Watch this video to learn more about the seven principles of design.
What is Good Design?
What differences do you notice between these Wendy's logos? Which do you think is better? Why?
Think about the seven principles of design from the video in step 1. Which ones do you see in the Wendy’s logos? If you need to, watch the video again to review the seven design principles.
Show your members the two Wendy’s logos. Take a vote to see which one members like more.
Review the seven principles of design, as seen in the video in step 1. Ask members how these apply to the Wendy's logos.
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