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)

Objective(s):
1. Students will finish illustrating Zooey Deschanel.
2. Students will finish and post their logo designs and reflect on the designs.

Agenda:
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

Objective(s):
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.

Friday, May 1, 2009

Friday, May 1, 2009

Happy May Day!
Objective(s):
1. Illustrate by drawing vector paths and filling with color tones.
2. Complete Logo Touch ups

Language Objective(s):
1. Compare and contrast the differences and similarities between vector and bitmap based images.

Agenda:
1. Digital Zen (Finish your die)
2. More Vector Practice
3. Work on logo

Digital Zen
1. Finish illustrating your dice. If you didn't get the file last time, download it here:
http://img216.imageshack.us/img216/792/dice08.jpg