Category Archives: ds106Assignments

Re-M*A*S*H-ed Game Cover

I’d noticed Jim Groom tweeting various bits of trivia about Atari game systems over the past week or so and thought something must be up. Sure enough, he just created a new assignment called Remixed Game Covers. I got a … Continue reading

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Daniel Gunkel: What Makes Great Art?

Assignment: The ds106 Album Cover assignment is one I never gave much thought to until I noticed such great stuff coming from so many students this semester. I think Bryan N. started the ball rolling with Smicropus several weeks ago, … Continue reading

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Fat Cats on a Plank

Assignment:¬†Annie Belle has come up with one of the more bizarre, wacky and exciting ds106 assignments in recent memory with: Fat Cats Make Art Better. It’s hard to imagine anyone not being drawn into an assignment described in such a … Continue reading

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Minccino Plushie Spubble

When I saw the the great photos of Minccino in Ken’s imaginative Buddy Photo ds106 assignment from earlier today, I knew I had to do a Spubble. The ds106 Your Very Own Spubble assignment was quite a popular one for … Continue reading

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Buddy, can you spare a tweet?

Seems that a ds106 student from University of Mary Washington¬†named Briana created a new assignment that is generating some excitement. Create a comic asks you to: Take a picture and experiment with the “Halftone Effect” in some photo editing software … Continue reading

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Sir Tim Berners-Lee Receives Honorary Chicken Basket

The only downside of introducing the ds106 model to a large group of bright, curious and creative students is that the instructor will quickly become overwhelmed with a staggering level of awesome output. I’ve already spent one incredible all-niter reading … Continue reading

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Pioneer Pokemon Card: Adam Osborne

Assignment: As listed in the ds106 Assignment Bank, the objective of the Pokemon Card assignment is to create a Pokemon card of yourself which lists your special powers. It was a real treat to discover that Bryan had taken it … Continue reading

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