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Region One News and Information

The 2014 Region One Conference will be held November 14 & 15

Harper College in Palatine, Illinois, and Stevenson High School in Lincolnshire, Illinois, will co-host the 2014 GCEA Region One Conference. In addition, we have arranged a visit on Friday afternoon to The Plate Press, Paul Aken's vintage printing museum in Zion, Illinois. (http://www.platenpressmuseum.com/index.html)

Click here for the most up-to-date copy of the 2014 Region One Brochure, or check the GCEA website (http://gceaonline.org/regions/region-1/), or contact Tom Loch at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for the flyer with program specifics and registration information. Cost is $45, and includes the program and breakfast & lunch each day. The Wayzgoose scheduled for after the museum tour is not included in the $45 fee. Spread the word!

 

2013 Region 1 Conference held at Illinois State University

Dan Wilson at ISU hosted the 2-day regional meeting on October 11 & 12, 2013.
A list of workshops and speakers is contained in the PDF file below.

RegionOne2013v0913.pdf

 

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Contact Region One VP John Baggett at

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to be put on the Region One Conference mailing list!

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Illinois CPDU Conference Documentation

Illinois requires that you fill out the following forms for every speaker, workshop, and session that you claim for CPDU credit. If you attended the 89th Annual IGAEA Conference, fill out the forms below and return the Evaluation Form to Lexa Browning Needham and keep the Evidence Form in your records in case of an audit.

Evaluation Form (Return to Lexa Browning Needham)

Evidence Form (Keep in your records for 6 years in case of an audit)

Region One Conference Archives

2013 Fall Conference Sessions, Workshops and Materials

The Fall 2013 Region One Conference was held at Illinois State University on Friday, October 11 and Saturday, October 12th , in Normal Illinois by Dan Wilson.

Intro to 3D Printing, Rob Martin, Illinois State University

Presentation

Learn more about what his company is doing at http://opensourceclassroom.com

Orientation to Flexo Printing, Adam Burke, Illinois State University

Phoenix Challenge competition information can be found at http://phoenixchallenge.org

Building a Simple App using HTML, CSS, and Javascript, Kelly Smith, Adlai E. Stevenson High School

Presentation | Handout | Files

Help students learn CSS, jquery and web fundamentals, one day at a time with http://www.codeacademy.com

3D Product Photography, Martin Wiser, Illinois State University

Presentation | Files

Scrum: A Method to Improve Collaborative Learning in Graphic Communications, Dan Wilson, Illinois State University

Students can use SCRUM to manage their projects at http://www.scrummy.com

STEM and Technology Education Update, Josh Brown, Illinois State University

Presentation

A 3D Lenticular Project with Adobe Photoshop, Dan Wilson, Illinois State University

Presentation | Files

Package Prototypes, Adam Burke, Illinois State University

Try Esko 3D packaging software at http://www.esko.com/en/products/overview/studio/overview

Artwork for Screen Printing using Photoshop Spot Channels, Hans Kellogg, Ball State University

Presentation

Screen Printing using Discharge with Plastisol, Dan McCluskey, College of DuPage

Discharge screen printing inks/activator can be found at http://www.silkscreeningsupplies.com

 

2013 Spring Workshop Sessions and Materials

Kelly Smith at Stevenson HS in Lincolnshire, Illinois hosted a GATAI meeting on Saturday, May 18, 2013.

Workshop Files:

Screen Calc App Assets

Click on on the link to download a PDF of the Spring Workshop to see what you missed
GATAI_S2013_Flyer.pdf 429.04 Kb


2012 Fall Conference Sessions, Workshops and Materials

The Fall 2012 Region One Conference was held at Rock Valley College on Friday, October 26, in Rockford, Illinois and at the College of DuPage on Saturday, October 27, in Glen Ellyn, Illinois.

Click here to download a PDF of the 2012 Fall Region One flyer and see what you missed!

Thanks go to Julie Schildgen and Shaun Dudek for their efforts.


2012 Spring Conference Sessions, Workshops and Materials

Running a Business in a High School - Brian Hoag, RAHS

Digital Publishing - Don Leeper, Bookmobile, Inc.

Dye Sublimation, New Apps and Techniques - Kevin Lumberg, Johnson Plastics

Photoshop Techniques - Paul Haowlett, HTC

Affordable Flexography - Robert Newton, Sheboygan, WI

Equipment Available for Trade, please contact Robert Newton at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for more informaiton.

Stitcher
Folder and Stitcher
Table Top Flexo
Saturn Automatic Flatbed Screen Press

Speacialty Inks and Plastisols - Mike Ukena, Union Ink Company

Supplimental Ink Articles: Die Migration, Fabric Testing, Ink Application Chart, Plastisol Variables , Understanding Discharge Inks

Automated Screen Printing Presses in a School - Randy Bressler, M&R Companies

High Definition 3D Photography - Jon McCollough, RAHS

Teaching Graphics Online using Moodle - Peggy Finnegan, RAHS

Automated Processes in Screen Printing - Brian Hoag, RAHS

 

Thanks to Brian Hoag and the rest of the Roseville Area High School and Hennepin Technical College faculty and staff for a great conference!

 

Region One (GATAI) Meeting Feb 25

Digital Video Motion Tracking 6.34 Mb
HP Example 5.14 Mb

Screen Printing Tone

Creating your own video tutorials using JING

Photoshop Basics Activites 3.38 Mb

Illustrator Activities

T-Shirt Sayings Collected and Prepared By Jeff Sullivan 1.59 Mb

Thanks to Mike Schumann and the rest of the Warren High School faculty and staff for a great conference!

 

2011 Region One Fall Conference Presentations

Hans Kellogg, Sustainability_in_Graphic_Communications.ppt
Adam Burke, Lenticular_RegionOne.pdf
Pete Schlosser, Data Merge WorkFile.zip (More VDP Files can be dowloaded here)
Dan McCluskey, Screen Printing QR CodeScreen Printing with Foil

 

 

Thanks to Julie Schildgen and the rest of the Rock Valley College faculty and staff
for a great conference!