Category Archives: Digital Graphic Design 2

IACTE Conference Logo

IACTE Conference Logo Contest
The Illinois Association for Career and Technical Education (IACTE) is holding a logo contest for their annual conference. IACTE is the professional organization that brings together CTE educators Illinois. It is comprised of career and technical educators in administration, agriculture, business, family and consumer sciences, health occupations, technology education, new and related and special needs personnel. The conference theme was submitted by Christie Riddle and she will receive a $50 gift card for submitting the winning theme,

Next year’s conference theme is:
“Building Careers for 90 Years”
The 90th Annual IACTE conference will be held February 13-14, 2020, at the Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel & Conference Center in Normal, IL.

Logo’s should be related to the conference theme (given above) and should include the dates and location as well.

This is a conference logo, not an IACTE organization logo.

When using images they need to be original, royalty – free images, or you must have permission to use them. On a separate document please identify where the image is from and if permission was granted.

It is preferred that images be created in Photoshop or Illustrator.
All entries should be submitted by April 12 . E-mail entries to

Please include the name and email of the student, the instructor and the name of the school. The winner will have their logo featured in all conference publications and will receive a $50 gift card!

The IACTE Conference Planning Committee is looking forward to viewing the logos made by CTE students in Illinois!

Thank you for all you do for CTE!


Cindy Stover

Unit 4: Design Trends

In this unit, you will act as the social media manager for a sport, club, or activity here at GBS.

Project Requirements

Watch the video below and select a design trend that you would like to emulate. Once you’ve figured out how to implement the design trend, you will create a graphic for an event, sport, club, or activity here at GBS using the selected technique.

Bonus points if your graphic is used in real life.

Lesson 2: Behance

Behance is a website used by creative professionals that allows you to showcase and discover the latest work from top online portfolios.

Set Up an Account

Visit the link below and create an account using your Glenbrook Google Account:

more soon…


In place of a final exam, your Behance portfolio will represent the culmination of your learning and output. View the requirements in the rubric below. Be sure you fully understand what is expected of you and how you will be graded.

Turnabout Poster

In this lesson, we’re going to design a fun beach themed turnabout poster for the girl’s letter club.

Design Brief

Click the link below to read the discovery brief for this project:


Download the file below to your Special Projects  folder: