Tdc-assignments Daily Creates

  1. TDC1231: It’s Sandy’s birthday!

    May 23, 2015

      Sandy Brown Jensen (@sandramardene) is a daily create superhero! Has not missed a creation day since that first daily create in the days of yore. She tells me she has a ‘dreamy brain’. This photo is one of her creations. She loves making videos and they are dreamy! Make a dreamy video wishing her a very happy birthday.     Upload your video to YouTube with the tags dailycreate and tdc1231 (YouTube seems to work best if you also include tdc1231 in the video title) [tubepress mode=”tag” tagValue=”tdc1231″ playerLocation=”shadowbox” orderBy=”published” showRelated=”false” ajaxPagination=”false” resultsPerPage=”28″ author=”true” videoBlacklist=”UKY3scPIMd8″]

  2. TDC1230: My Day in a Rap

    May 22, 2015

    Record yourself rapping a short story about your day! Upload your recording to SoundCloud and add it to the tdc1230 group.

  3. TDC1229: Who’s the #1 pick?

    May 21, 2015

    In honor of the NFL draft, pick someone that you think is worthy of a #1 pick in life, and edit them into this picture with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell.   Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1229

  4. TDC1227: Summarize a Film You Have Never Seen Before

    May 19, 2015

    Can you write a summary of a film you have never seen? Pick a film, write your summary. Extra points if you leave the title blank and we guess the film! Blame @cogdog for this one. Want examples? Check the URL: classic-films-summarized-by-me-an-idiot!  

  5. TDC1225: One sun, two times

    May 17, 2015

    Take two photos at different times of the day in the same place. Put them side by side and show us! Inspired by awesome photo from Nasa. Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1225

  6. TDC1224: Noir in the movie

    May 16, 2015

    Put yourself in a Noir style movie scene. Upload your video to YouTube with the tags dailycreate and tdc1224 (YouTube seems to work best if you also include tdc1224 in the video title) [tubepress mode=”tag” tagValue=”tdc1224″ playerLocation=”shadowbox” orderBy=”published” showRelated=”false” ajaxPagination=”false” resultsPerPage=”28″ author=”true” videoBlacklist=”UKY3scPIMd8″]

  7. TDC1223: Build Me A Building!

    May 15, 2015

    Very simple. Take some of the objects around you and create a simple shelter. It can be as simple or complex as you like, just have fun with it! Make a video of the build. Upload your video to YouTube with the tags dailycreate and tdc1223 (YouTube seems to work best if you also include tdc1223 in the video title) [tubepress mode=”tag” tagValue=”tdc1223″ playerLocation=”shadowbox” orderBy=”published” showRelated=”false” ajaxPagination=”false” resultsPerPage=”28″ author=”true” videoBlacklist=”UKY3scPIMd8″]

  8. TDC1222: Regrets

    May 14, 2015

    Write down all the regrets in your life and video tape yourself crumbling it up and throwing it away because the future is now and the past is gone. Upload your video to YouTube with the tags dailycreate and tdc1222 (YouTube seems to work best if you also include tdc1222 in the video title) [tubepress mode=”tag” tagValue=”tdc1222″ playerLocation=”shadowbox” orderBy=”published” showRelated=”false” ajaxPagination=”false” resultsPerPage=”28″ author=”true” videoBlacklist=”UKY3scPIMd8″]

  9. TDC1221: Create your witch-self

    May 13, 2015

    Draw yourself as a witch/wizard character! you can be a hogwarts student or have some funny special magic power or maybe give yourself a familiar (a magic companion, like a cat or an owl). Upload your drawing as a photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1221

  10. TDC1220: Build suspense like Hitchcock– what’s under the table?

    May 12, 2015

    Listen to the great Alfred Hitchcock describe the difference in film how you create suspense versus surprise: Consider now this dinner scene: Following Hitchcock’s advice, write a film scene indicating how the audience will know exactly what is under the table, how it will be revealed, and then relieved. What is under the table?  

  11. TDC1219: Pulp Magazine covers

    May 11, 2015

    What would a pulp DS106 magazine look like? Design it! Use any application you want but there is an easy online generator called Pulp-o-mizer Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1219

  12. TDC1218: DS106 Background!

    May 10, 2015

    Put together everything cool you’ve made for this class and make it into a creative DS106 background! Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1218

  13. TDC1217: Words that describe you, show us!

    May 9, 2015

    Think of words that describe you and write them in that way, like if you think you are creative, write the word in a cool way, or if you think your are smart, write it in a smart font…have fun with it and make a poster. Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1217

  14. TDC1216: Horrid Selfie

    May 8, 2015

    Let’s have our own ugly face game! Who has the guts to post a hideous selfie? Winner gets a virtual high five Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1216

  15. TDC1215: Old MacDonald

    May 7, 2015

    Sing a few verses of “Old MacDonald” but using animals not regularly found on a farm, like elephants, lions, etc. Upload your recording to SoundCloud and add it to the tdc1215 group.

  16. TDC1214: A Happy Moment

    May 6, 2015

    Every day there is something that make us smile, laugh, and see that there is happiness in each day. Some days it can be hard to realize that, but there is always a moment (not necessarily monumental) that can show us that there is still light in the dark. For this assignment, make a 1 minute video of something that brought you joy today. Upload your video to YouTube with the tags dailycreate and tdc1214 (YouTube seems to work best if you also include tdc1214 in the video title) [tubepress mode=”tag” tagValue=”tdc1214″ playerLocation=”shadowbox” orderBy=”published” showRelated=”false” ajaxPagination=”false” resultsPerPage=”28″ author=”true” videoBlacklist=”UKY3scPIMd8″]

  17. TDC1213: Cellular

    May 5, 2015

    Draw the best and most detailed picture of a cell you can in 20 seconds. Time yourself! It can be any kind of cell–get creative: plant cell, animal cell, jail cell, etc. Upload your drawing as a photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1213

  18. TDC1212: A photo of a special door

    May 4, 2015

    Doors, you never see them in their own right. Watch a door and take an artistic photography. Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1212

  19. TDC1211: Car has its own Face!

    May 3, 2015

    Draw or edit a face on a car photo. The car photo can be taken by you or from the Internet. Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1211

  20. TDC1210: Absence Art Poster

    May 2, 2015

    In the framework of his series, “Arrête ton cinéma”, French artistic director Madani Bendjellal has revisited the posters of iconic films by retouching and deleting the original titles of them. They’re iconic film posters with branding and characters removed. Do a creative edit with a favourite film poster.     Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1210

  21. TDC1209: What Did @cogdog Catch While Fishing in the Grand Canyon?

    May 1, 2015

    As President of the #DS106 Athletic Club Angling Squad, @CogDog recently cast his skills on the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon. This photo by Todd Conaway appears to not be precise (something to do with it being an Android phone), edit it to show what kind of interesting item he fished from the river. Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1209

  22. TDC1208: My Eyes Through Your Eyes

    April 30, 2015

    Create an 1.06 minutes video that represents how you think others see you Upload your video to YouTube with the tags dailycreate and tdc1208 (YouTube seems to work best if you also include tdc1208 in the video title) [tubepress mode=”tag” tagValue=”tdc1208″ playerLocation=”shadowbox” orderBy=”published” showRelated=”false” ajaxPagination=”false” resultsPerPage=”28″ author=”true” videoBlacklist=”UKY3scPIMd8″]

  23. TDC1207: Imitate Guiseppe Arcimboldo!

    April 29, 2015

    Imitate Giuseppe Arcimboldo; using objects that have meaning to you, create a portrait of yourself. Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1207  

  24. TDC1206: Doodle a Logo into Something New

    April 28, 2015

    Logos are everywhere. Transform a logo of your choice into something new by drawing. Digital or old school tools. Upload your drawing as a photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1206

  25. TDC1204: You are a flake!

    April 26, 2015

    It is still cold somewhere in the world…draw an artful snowflake. Feel free to travel somewhere to make one in real snow! Upload your drawing as a photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1204

  26. TDC1203: Make a bridge

    April 25, 2015

    bridges do connect people.   Upload your drawing as a photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1203

  27. TDC1202: Double Dutch

    April 24, 2015

    Surf to the Rijksmuseum and find 3 paintings you like. Turn the 3 paintings into one awesome masterpiece. NOTE: downloads of paintings of the RIJKSMUSEUM are free, can be manipulated and published. Yeay for the open web! Here is Talky Tina’s kitchen to get you inspired.   Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1202

  28. TDC1201: Shipwrecked!

    April 23, 2015

    Imagine you are shipwrecked on an island and the only thing that survived the wreck was a tape recorder with room for 30 seconds of recording. What do you say? Upload your recording to SoundCloud and add it to the tdc1201 group.

  29. TDC1200: Advice Poster for Freshman

    April 22, 2015

    Make a poster giving advice about how to survive DS106 to an incoming Freshman Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1200

  30. TDC1199: Are you crazy?

    April 21, 2015

    Take a picture of an animal doing something crazy. If you can’t find a crazy animal, edit a picture and make a crazy animal! Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1199

  31. TDC1198: Unique stick figure art

    April 20, 2015

    Create a stick figure drawing that is unique and specific to you as a person. Some inspiration from the best stick figure art around. Upload your drawing as a photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1198

  32. TDC1197: Begin to Face a Fear Today!

    April 19, 2015

    Sketch an image of something that scares you. Here is the twist…make it a bit less intimidating in some way. (e.g. Draw a fun costume on a spider) Upload your drawing as a photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1197

  33. TDC1196: Globetrotter

    April 18, 2015

    Learn a sentence in a language you have no experience in, then record yourself saying it. Bonus point for some awesome background music! Upload your recording to SoundCloud and add it to the tdc1196 group.

  34. TDC1195: You as a famous pop star

    April 17, 2015

    Photograph of yourself as a famous pop artist. What would your photo look like if a famous arty photographer would take a picture of you, a famous pop star? Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1195

  35. TDC1194: Hail to the chief!

    April 16, 2015

    Gubernatorial LOLs! It’s time to elect a DS106 class president – make a poster for your favourite candidate. But – sadly – we can’t elect Talky Tina. (who is barred from holding public office after a series of unfortunate understandings related to a tragic accident earlier in her career) Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1194

  36. TDC1193: Irritable Vowel Poetry

    April 15, 2015

    Write a poem about the Daily Create without using the letter “e”. Yes, we know that there is an “e” in “create” – work with it.  

  37. TDC1192: Spring

    April 14, 2015

    In some parts of the northern hemisphere, it is spring. Take or make a picture that shows “spring” where you live. Bonus points for pictures of springs, springer spaniels or antipodean autumnal art. Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1192

  38. TDC1191: Noir Cat Food, yum!

    April 13, 2015

    Find or make a noir cat image in your food. Take a picture. Be careful, noir cat can bite! Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1191

  39. TDC1190: Windows on the World

    April 12, 2015

    Windows let you see in and see out. Create a window collage with things you want to hide or show to the world. Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1190

  40. TDC1189: Archive records #RedactedPoetry

    April 11, 2015

    In celebration of National Poetry Month, the National Archives Foundation invites you to find the poetry in our shared history by “redacting” all but a few words in digital versions of Archives records. Start redacting! Instructions are available and you may want to formally submit your poem too. Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1189

  41. TDC1188: A Famous Work of Art

    April 10, 2015

    Create your own interpretation of a famous work of art. How would you have painted the Mona Lisa? Using a famous work as your inspiration, create your own work. Upload your drawing as a photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1188

  42. TDC1187: Special High Five

    April 9, 2015

    Create a video of a unique high five with another person, animal, thing or… Upload your video to YouTube with the tags dailycreate and tdc1187 (YouTube seems to work best if you also include tdc1187 in the video title) [tubepress mode=”tag” tagValue=”tdc1187″ playerLocation=”shadowbox” orderBy=”published” showRelated=”false” ajaxPagination=”false” resultsPerPage=”28″ author=”true” videoBlacklist=””]

  43. TDC1186: Flaws in the urban Landscape

    April 8, 2015

    David Wondrich and Kenneth Goldsmith took on a project titled Broken New York. Look for flaws in your landscape, take a beautiful photo! Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1186

  44. TDC1185: Minimalist Paper Posters today!

    April 7, 2015

    Wonderful ‘Papeles de Cine’ (Cinema Papers) created by Atipo. Make your own poster! HT @patlockley who pointed us to a Design Taxi article on this idea. Upload your photo to flickr and tag it dailycreate and tdc1185