The first thing I asked Nneka and Isaac to do is to plan out what they want to accomplish at the end of their 10 weeks in a visual way. Whether it is for a printed out portfolio or online portfolio, it is really important to establish how many and what you want to have. This is when Merlin Method is very useful.
In this example, I'm planning to have 24 pages printed portfolio consist of visual development pieces.
The first thing to do is to design the graphic quality of the whole book, I do this through thumbnail.
tips-- Make sure there's a nice rhythm going from one page to another.
Try it out and have fun,