REBECCA E SPITZER

combining design, journalism, and technology. when i feel like it, anyways.

Post archive for ‘Personal Work’

An Exercise in PHP

We’re learning MySQL, PHP, Perl, and Java Servlets, among other things, in one of my classes right now. As an exercise to explore SQL queries in PHP, I worked up the following site, which explores our handmade “Wellesley Movie Database” in imitation of the IMDB. Later in the semester I’m going to work up a [...]

Letterpress Broadside Printing

We’re working on broadsides this month in my book arts studio course; I’m printing a series of quotes about journalism from G Stuart Adam’s essay, “Notes Towards a Definition of Journalism” in Caslon. Of course, I’m using tiny type and setting tons of text. (It may seem as if I like to make my life [...]

Our Fall 2009 Publicity Materials

Since most of these postcards, letters, and forms have been sent out, it seems like I can post them now. All designed in InDesign, and all designed at the last second; even with the rush, I like how they came out.

I like to think of these marketing campaigns like a fashion collection (or at least, [...]

First Post on a Broken Blog

Well, the old blog was deleted. I updated Wordpress without backing everything up, and poof, it was gone!
So. I’m taking advantage of my forced reboot to start things off differently. I’m going to upload a few of my last posts, and we’ll go from there. I quite like the new theme and lifestream plugin, though! [...]

Photos from Europe

a few more photos from london, prague, and barcelona.

Happy Birthday, America!

A quick recap of the Fourth of July as well as some fireworks photos!