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Let’s See Some ID

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Create some form of ID for a fictional character that seems believable, knowing your character's environment or circumstances.

Use an existing template such as a credit card or library card from a found source and modify it as needed in your favorite graphical editor.

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Let’s See Some ID

Frida Ellis’s medical ID can be found above. If anyone sees her, please call: (804)-555-8156

Frida is pregnant and needs medical attention. Thank you.


I knew I wanted to create an ID card for Frida, from the novel California by Edan Lepucki. I also wanted to find …

Assignment Bank 4 (Week Six):

Let’s See Some ID

For this assignment, I was tasked with creating some form of ID for a fictional character that seems believable, knowing your character’s environment or circumstances. I decided to use this assignment to focus, again, on Jester. It was a lot of fun creating the ID for …

Let’s see some I.D.

For this assignment, I included my secret agent I created! First, I found a template for an ID card. Then, I used an app to add words and the picture, which I found online. I used that picture because when I think of a spy, I think of spies in …

Special Agent ID

Since we had to relate one of our assignments to the class, I thought this would be the perfect opportunity for that. With that said, I made a ds 106 agent ID. I added my name, a picture of myself and even got an ID number. The number represents me graduating this year!

Assignment 2: Special Agent ID


I chose this assignment to relate it to our course. I chose this particular ID because it was plain and could add whatever I wanted to it. I chose “0017” because I will be graduating this year so I thought it would be a great tribute to that. I …

Library Card ID

I chose to do a library card identification, and i chose a fictional character, Rand al’Thor. He is a character from my favorite series Wheel of Time. The info on the card is right in accordance with the book, for the most part. I found a library card on google, …

Freeze…Let Me See Your Gym Membership Card!

When searching for additional assignments to contribute to the six stars of design assignments devoted to “Jewel”, I seized the opportunity to present a new side of her through the “Let’s See Some ID” prompt. It states: Create some form of ID for a fictional character that seems believable, knowing …

Delilah’s License


I chose to do the license challenge and dedicate it to my character. This is her drivers license, I used a free photoshop and found my photos off of Google.…

ID for Final

This assignment is worth 2 stars. It was fairly simple and the options/directions where easy to follow. I went to an online ID creator. Filled out the information I wanted on my ID badge for my story.   Then I submitted it to produce this..  …

Herc’s ID

For this assignment on Herc, I thought it would be good to do an ID. Here is Herc’s business card, similar to what I’d think he’d handed out to Marlo in episode 8.


I searched for a business card of Baltimore Police and found a template, then I uploaded …

Leavin’ On A Jet Plane

I did the design assignment “Let’s See Some ID” to create this image that I’m going to use as a component in my final project. This is a rendering of a fictitious airplane ticket from Baltimore Washington Airport to London’s Heathrow Airport.  I downloaded an image for an old plane …

Got Any I.d.? Frank Sobotka’s Privlages Are Revoked!

In thinking about this assignment for my DS106 course and our analysis on The Wire characters I thought about the episodes we watched this week on episodes 10 & 11 which illustrated the rapid demise of corrupt Treasurer and dock worker Frank Sobotka.

Got Any I.D.?

Got Any I.D.?

I entitled this assignment from the DS106 assignment bank Got Any I.D. based on the Let’s See Some I.D. assignment worth 2 stars.   I decided to use the following picture from Google-Frank Sobotka as well as a picture of  an i.d. template and a “revoked,” text sign …

Brother Mouzone’s Library Card

I had wanted to make Brother Mouzone a library card ever since I heard his quote in “The Wire”, but when I searched on an assignment that would fit, I couldn’t find one so I made one.   Brother Mouzone has come to Baltimore from New York City, so it …

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Tutorials So Far

Tutorial: Legit I.D.

Uh oh, you’ve been asked for some I.D. and depending upon your circumstances, you may need to craft something together for your story character in a hurry.  First, you’ll want to start with an example to use as a template within whatever your character exists.  You may want a labor …