GRAPHIC DESIGN

& PRODUCTION

TGJ2O/TGJ3O - Unit One

Period_Four.html
 
Design PresentationUnit_1_(30)_files/DayOnePowerpoint.mov
Typography Assignment ExampleUnit_1_(30)_files/OrangeExample.psd

Unit Description

Students will develop graphic design skills using computer design software. Students will be introduced to the elements and principles of design and become familiar with what makes a good composition.


Students will....

Begin to demonstrate an understanding of the core concepts, techniques, and skills required to produce graphic arts; apply project management techniques to the planning and development of communications media products; apply a design process or other problem-solving processes to meet a range of challenges in communications technology; create products or productions that demonstrate competence in the application of creative and technical skills.

Mastering the Pen ToolUnit_1_(30)_files/Become%20a%20Master%20of%20the%20Pen%20Tool.pdf

Once you have mastered the Pen Tool, choose an image and create your own!

PHOTOSHOP TOOLS

Mastering the Selection ToolsUnit_1_(30)_files/Quality%20Selections%20Made%20Easy-1.pdf

Once you have mastered the Quick Selection Tool, choose an image and play with the other selection tools!

Picture (download)Unit_1_(30)_files/Penguin.jpg
Picture (download)Unit_1_(30)_files/tut2-image001.jpg
Mastering the Clone ToolUnit_1_(30)_files/Clone%20Tool.pdf

Once you have mastered the Clone Tool, choose an image and play!

Picture (download)Unit_1_(30)_files/clonepic.jpg

PHOTOSHOP EFFECTS

Pirate Hamster Tutorialhttp://psd.tutsplus.com/tutorials/photo-effects-tutorials/how-to-create-glass-transparency-in-a-cute-photo-manipulation/
Pictures (download)Unit_1_(30)_files/Glass%20Transparency%20Photo%20Manipulation.zip

SUMMATIVE POSTER ASSIGNMENT

Zombie Tutorialhttp://csscreme.com/tutorials/photoshop-tutorials/zombie_face_photoshop_tutorial
Picture (download)Unit_1_(30)_files/operation.jpg
Movie Poster: Assignment & RubricUnit_1_(30)_files/SummativeMovieAssignment.pdf
PRINCIPLES OF DESIGNUnit_1_(30)_files/Glass%20Transparency%20Photo%20Manipulation_1.zip

To read more about the principles and elements of design, visit


http://designelementsandprinciples.com/contrast2.htm

Banner Image from www.computerarts.co.uk/

You will use masking -->

Animal Morphing Tutorialhttp://www.psdbox.com/tutorials/easy-animal-morphing-tutorial-in-photoshop/
Pictures (download)Unit_1_(30)_files/Morphing%20Pictures.zip

Once you have finished the tutorial:


Go to http://www.deviantart.com/


Choose two animals you would like to morph.


Have fun!

Assessment:

  Photoshop Rubric.pdf

Photoshop ChecklistUnit_1_(30)_files/Photoshop%20Checklist.pdf