Class Assignments

Assignment: Angry Bird Skill test

In class demo Pentool and Basic Shapes

Assets

Hand In

This will help me identify the class skill level with Adobe Illustrator.

Assignment: Composition

Hand Out

Hand In hard copy

Assignment: Custom Movie Poster

Lights, camera, action! If you and your friends had the opportunity to star in a feature film, what would it be? Would you solving a high-profile detective case? A hopeless romantic waiting for your love? Or even fighting aliens in outer space?

You are creating or redesigning a custom movie poster. Use any and all tools available to you. This can be done in InDesign, Illustrator, or Photoshop. Composition is a key part of this project; refer back to the compositional technique page you worked on earlier in the week. What technique makes the most sense for your poster design?

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Hand In

Assignment: Gradient Mesh

Cupcake Gradient Mesh

Cupcake Mesh Hand In

Gradient Mesh is a coloring technique that when mastered will improve the realistic coloring of your designs.

Assignment: Pentool Portrait

Hand In

Examples

Use your artistic ability combined with your skills in Illustrator to create a graphic art project. You will need a portrait to start this project.

Assignment Doodle for Google

Doodle websites for more info

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Hand In

Video: Creating textured type

Video: Hand Lettering

Daily Drop Cap

Friends of Type

Rubric

This assignment should give you a chance to show what you have learned about type as well as explore to new creative techniques.

Assignment Holiday Stickers

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Hand In

Better Icon Design

Basic Color Theory

Create a set of four iconic holiday stickers.

Assignment: Article Summary

 

Due Dates: 3/8/19

Handouts

Complete this assignment to get a better understanding of what is happening in the graphic communications industry today. 

Assignment: Logo Design

Client Questionnaire

Identity Design-logo

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Assignment 7: Dye Sublimation

 

Due Dates:

Handouts

Hand In

Conde Website

Product Order Form

Templates

Assignment 9: Final Exam

Hand In

Assignment 6: Process Color Design

 

Due Dates:

Handouts

Hand In

Shirt Order Form

Learn about process color printing through the screen printing technique. Work with a small group to make a 4+ screen printing project that is creative and interesting.

Assignment 11: Valentines Day Skill test

Hand In

I want to see your ability to create interesting design work in a short time period. Using type and text tool techniques learned in class earlier this week.

Assignment 8: Postcard Design

Hand In

Assignment 12: Logo ReDesign

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Hand In

Research Article

Research Video

Assets

Hand In 1

Hand In 2

Hand in 3

Tri 2 Exam

Photoshop project

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