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Mock-Muppet Magazine for Class

Discussion in 'Fan Art' started by Gonzo14, Dec 23, 2014.

  1. Gonzo14

    Gonzo14 Well-Known Member

    I don't know why I never thought to share this with you all, since I made this 2 years ago during my senior year in College (which is why there's no mention of Muppets Most Wanted btw).

    Anyways, I was taking a class in Adobe InDesign and we had to create a mock-magazine with consistent theming, originality, etc. and it could be about anything, so naturally I chose the Muppets. I called it "The Muppet Eras" and split the history of the Muppets into 4 time periods. (We can argue about what the various eras would be, but I chose these for the sake of the project). After all my hard work, I got an A!

    Here are some things you might notice.
    • The main body text is Lorem Ipsum, which is dummy text used as a placeholder to add actual text later. We didn't have to create our own writing. I was going to come up with something original to put there, but I ran out of time.
    • The background of the front and back cover are in fact, Kermit's fur
    • The background of the inside pages are a faded picture of red curtains as a nod to The Muppet Show
    • Kermit's head serves as the page numbers
    • On each page on the upper left corner of the right page is a different picture of Gonzo
    • The reviews on the back are made up by me. I used the names of my professors.





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  2. WalterLinz

    WalterLinz Well-Known Member

    Oh my goodness that is sooooo cool, @Gonzo14!! I'm glad you posted about this! You did such a fantastic job!!:) This makes me think if I should do something muppety for a class project lol!!:)
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  3. Gonzo14

    Gonzo14 Well-Known Member

    Thanks! Yeah if you have a project where they let you be creative and pick a topic, why not do something muppety...and then share it here! haha
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  4. Muppet Master

    Muppet Master Well-Known Member

    That looks really professional besides the cover, and the way you talked about the different times was really cool, I would buy that, it really is good looking.

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