Update: After I left my position for further studies, I was delightedly informed by my colleagues that many of the collaterals are still in use today and formed the basis of other event posters.
Work featured here have been completed during my tenure as an administrative assistant with a community centre. As such, employers are not always able to provide the most efficient tools for a job. In this case, working on posters or ticket stubs in a professional software suite had to be dealt with creatively.
Microsoft Office thus became a viable work around for producing printer matter. The varied ethnicity of the target community also required bilingual considerations in information placement. In addition, a limited palette of colours and bundled system/office typefaces also proved to be a challenge.
Event Posters – Guided tours of local exhibitions:
Vacation Trip – The challenge here was to arrange itinerary elements while avoiding visual clutter typical of paginated documents (which Microsoft Office is purposed for) and provide visual suggestion of tourist landmarks: