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By By selecting a different image I could selecting a different image I could give mymy icon color without actually give icon color without actually adding color to the logo. adding color to the logo.

CONCLUSION CONCLUSION

Book Designer: Kylie Jusick Book Designer: Kylie Jusick Graphic Design One Graphic Design One Fall 2009 Fall 2009

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Research was Research was essential finding essential in in finding the characteristics the characteristics peacocks that of of peacocks that appropriate areare appropriate to to incorporate into the incorporate into the icon. Once I gathered icon. Once I gathered information from information from multiple sources multiple sources I I created a mind map created a mind map expand upon to to expand upon mymy research findings. research findings.

I focused the I focused onon the beauty the beauty of of the peacock feathers. peacock feathers. I was exploring I was exploring using outlines but using outlines but also having enough also having enough details details

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Profile for Jennifer Magathan

MSU Portfolio  

Selected student projects. Teaching portfolio Michigan State University

MSU Portfolio  

Selected student projects. Teaching portfolio Michigan State University

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