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Making Iced Coffee, Science of Playdough, and Cooking for One… How-to-Shows in the Kitchen

by Marsha Little Matthews

Day 2 – Spring 2016 How-to-Shows

Abbi Parker shows you how to cut the cost of those expensive coffee-house treats by making delicious iced coffee at home in How to Make Iced Coffee.

Andrew King makes up a batch of fun gelatin playdough The Science Dude.

And, Jake Hanson wraps up the day’s shows with a delicious chicken recipe in Cooking for One.

Show: How to Make Iced Coffee
Producer/Host: Abbi Parker
Director: Lily Dorsey
Set Designer: Nathan Wright

Show: The Science Dude
Producer/Host: Andrew King
Director: Jonathan French
Set Designer: Ashlynn Bostick

Show: Cooking for One
Producer/Host: Jake Hanson
Director: Jason Weed
Set Designer: Hunter Bennett

April 24, 2016 Posted by | 10-Minute How-To-Shows, Blog Post | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Making Ceramics and Easy Hacks… 10-Minute Shows Return

by Marsha Little Matthews

It’s that time of the semester when the 10-minute “how-to-shows” return. This spring the students in MCOM 2313 Introduction to Multimedia Production will produce 13 shows.

Megan Brewer demonstrates how to make a decorative ceramic clay vase in Making Ceramic Art. Taylor Chamlee shows a quick and easy “hack” for making cute tutus and crowns for children in her show Royal Hacks.

Show: Making Ceramic Art
Producer/Host: Megan Brewer
Director: Andrew King
Set Designer: Jason Weed

Show: Royal Hacks
Producer/Host: Taylor Chamlee
Director: Jake Hanson
Set Designer: Abraham Samyano


April 24, 2016 Posted by | 10-Minute How-To-Shows, Blog Post | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Football Gear and Fall Treats… the Final Fall 2015 How-to-Shows

by Marsha Little Matthews

Thursday, December 10, the students in MCOM 2313.001 Multimedia Production wrapped up their final two how-to-shows for the semester.

Patrick Cunningham demonstrates on model Kyle Broussard how to properly suit up in football gear in Friday Night Lights. Emily Gage wraps up with a quick, easy and tasty pumpkin dip recipe in Fall Treats with Emily.

Show: Friday Night Lights
Producer/Host: Patrick Cunningham
Director: Dylan Cook
Set Designer: Tyler Campbell

Show: Fall Treats with Emily
Producer/Host: Emily Gage
Director: Allison Reid
Set Designer: Amanda Cirigliano

It’s been a busy semester, and the students have learned and accomplished much. Love teaching this class and watching the students reach this point. Now, they move to the more advanced news and public relations production classes.

December 11, 2015 Posted by | 10-Minute How-To-Shows, Blog Post | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sharp Jeans, Gooey Cake, and Bicycle Repair… A Variety of How-to-Shows

by Marsha Little Matthews

December 3, 2015 Shows

Thursday, December 3 was the next to the last day of production of this semester’s MCOM 2313.001 Multimedia Production “how-to-shows.”

Ever wonder what the secret is to getting that sharp crease in you jeans? Martin Rodriguez shares the secret in Your Jeans Look Sharp!.  Host Nick Rackley shares his “secret” recipe in State of the Kitchen. And LouAnna Campbell makes sure you know how to fix your bicycle’s flat tire in Cycling Today.

Show: Your Jeans Look Sharp!
Producer/Host: Martin Rodriguez
Director: Emily Gage
Set Designer: Allison Reid

Show: State of the Kitchen
Producer/Host: Nick Rackley
Director: Michaela Ellis
Set Designer: David Jimenez

Show: Cycling Today
Producer/Host: LouAnna Campbell
Director: Raffaella Gullo
Set Designer: Kayla Bright


December 10, 2015 Posted by | 10-Minute How-To-Shows, Blog Post | , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lawn Equipment Repair, Fitness, and Food… More How-to-Shows

by Marsha Little Matthews

December 1, 2015 Shows

The class was busy producing three more how-to-shows before taking off for Thanksgiving Break.

Daisy Valle helps you get ready for the holidays in her show Fast Fitness. Kyle Broussard shows you how to change the belt on your lawn mower deck and more in Lawn Equipment Repair. And Audrey Dukes teaches you how to make crepes in In the Kitchen with Audrey.

Show: Fast Fitness
Producer/Host: Daisy Valle
Director: Nick Rackley
Set Designer: Michaela Ellis

Show: Lawn Equipment Repair
Producer/Host: Kyle Broussard
Director: LouAnna Campbell
Set Designer: Raffaella Gullo

Show: In the Kitchen with Audrey
Producer/Host: Audrey Dukes
Director: Patrick Cunningham
Set Designer: Dylan Cook

December 10, 2015 Posted by | 10-Minute How-To-Shows, Blog Post | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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