Friday, June 19, 2009

Friday, June 19, 2009

1. Students will create webpages for their photoshop sites and import them into Frontpage
2. Students will create hyperlinks for their navigation bar.

1. Slice up your Image Using the SLICE tool. (At least 3 Slices!)
2. Save your image 4 times (1 for each page!) - Use the Save for Web and Devices Function.

  • #1. Start with your INDEX folder ON then Save for Web and Devices as "website" - Click on 4-Up and choose the one in the right corner. Choose "HTML and IMAGES" (Make sure you create a new folder in My Documents to save your work)
  • #2. Next turn on your BIO folder and hide the INDEX folder. Save for Web and Devices as "bio" and choose "IMAGES ONLY"
  • #3. Repeat Step #2 for all the page folders you have

  • #1. Start MS Frontpage
  • #2. Go to File > Close Site (or File > Close, if Close site isn't available) to make sure you're not editing someone else's website.
  • #3. Go to File > New. On the Wizard box on your right choose "One Page Website"
  • #4. In the space that says "SPECIFY THE NEW LOCATION FOR THE NEW WEBSITE" click BROWSE. Navigate to the folder My Documents > My Websites and type your name P5-First-Last and click Open.
  • #5. Navigate to the folder with your WEBSITE.HTML file and open it up.
  • #6. Make sure that the folders panel is on the left (Do ALT-F1 to bring it up)

4. CREATE Webpages for each page

  • #1. Click File > Save As > index.htm
  • #2. Click File > Save As > bio.htm
  • #2. Click File > Save As > folio.htm
  • #3. Click File > Save As > contact.htm

5. Open each of your files

6. In your Folders Panel on the Left, Create a new folder called "SLIDESHOW"

  • Copy all your favorite design files into that folder (Copy - Paste).
  • Copy at least 7

Monday, June 1, 2009

June 1, 2009

Below are the winners (one of these winners will be our GOBO).

Choose 1 and create a 6"x4" poster (or 4x6) with 300 DPI.

Include the following information:

A tagline like "Think you got talent?" or "Where's the Justice Talent?"
Justice Got Talent
Presented by Animo Justice Leadership
Friday, June 12, 2009 1:45 to 3:20pm in the Animo Justice Theater
In small letters on the bottom of the poster, give yourself credit, "Poster by: Your Name"

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

QUICK COMP (25 Minutes)
Post on BLOG when completed. Include TEXT and Some form of Photo Editing

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

QUICK COMP: (25 Minutes)

Include Text and some form of editing

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

KETCHUP DAY (mostly)

1. Students will finish illustrating Zooey Deschanel.
2. Students will finish and post their logo designs and reflect on the designs.

1. Digital Zen (Reflections)
2. Finish Zooey and Logos
3. Introduce Graphic Design for the Web.

Digital Zen:
1. Post your FINAL Logo Design (if you have not done so already) and answer the following questions about your logo.

  • Explain: (In 2-4 sentences!)
  • A. Your choice of the picture and/or photograph for the logo. Why did you use this picture? How does it represent the company?
  • B. Your choice for the font. Is it Serif/Sans Serif? What font is it? How does it represent the client's company?
  • C. What photoshop techniques have you used in the design of this product? List them.
  • D. How many hours, would you say, you put into this design?
  • E. What have been your client's responses to your work?

2. Post your FINAL Illustration of Zooey (if you have not done so already) and answer the following questions about this design.

  • Explain:
  • A. What was the most difficult part of this activity?
  • B. On a scale of 1-10, 10 being COMPLETE MASTERY and 1 being completely lost, how would you rate your ability to illustrate a picture?
  • C. Explain your rating?
  • D. What parts of your image gave you the most trouble?
  • E. What parts of the image were easy?
  • F. How can having a knowledge of Vectors help you design better graphics?

Thursday, May 7, 2009

Thursday, May 7, 2009

1. Complete final edits to company logos.
2. Complete Zooey

Digital Zen:
1. Get into your team groups and complete final edits for company logos.