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Computer Graphic Design

Mrs. Webster

 
  
 
 
 
 

Weekly Assignments: Week1: Oct 30- Sept 3
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  • Intro to computer graphic design
  • Elements of design:
  • HTML, HTML4 and Dreamweaver Discussion
  • Sites to review:
  • professional graphic designers' portfolios-Elements of design, -Intro to html-creating portfolios
    • Sites to review:
    • Elements Design 
    • professional graphic designers-Elements of design.-Intro to PhotoShop CS4
    • PhotoShop Sudio Time, the following is due:
    • Elements of Graphic Design Assignment- Using Line in PhotoShop show examples of:
    1. calm
    2. Energy
    3. Movement
    4. Anger
    • Add to portfolio in a table.
    Weekly Assignments: Week2 -Sept 7-10
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    • No School
    • 1. Designer:
    • You the Designer
    • Grantastic
    • 2.  Using the Vocabulary of a Designer: Know your Classic Elements of Design write an explanation of your line examples
    • 3.  Dreamweaver CS4 Tutorial
    • 1. Designer:
    • 2. Write like a Designer. Sell your elements of design on our web page. Know your Classic Elements of Design, Google Doodle/Logos
    • 3.  Dreamweaver CS4 Tutorial
    Objectives: Learning the terms of a graphic designer. Talk, write, and analyze using Classic Elements of Design.
    Weekly Assignments: Week 3-September 14-18
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    Just Creative Design

    Principles of Design: Movement, Balance, Emphasis, Unity

    • Principles of Design; Quiz
    • Typography; Dreamweaver; Create examples of Unity:
    • 1.  Proximity
    • 2. Repetition
    • 3. Continuation
    Weekly Assignments: Week 4- September 21-25
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    • Gestalt: Create a logo that represents you
      • Principles of Design;
      • Create Emphasis by 1.  Contrast;  2. 
      • Create examples of Emphai
      •  PhotoShop;
      • Into to Typography

    Weekly Assignments: Week 5- September 28-Oct 1
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      • Principles of Design;
      • Typography PhotoShop;
      • Into to Typography

      The blob tool-

    Weekly Assignments: Week 6- October 4-8
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        • 1. Read The Principles of Typography
        • 2.  Using Dreamweaver
        •  P

    No School- Teacher Inservice

    Weekly Assignments: Week 7- October 12-16
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    • No School - Holiday

       

  • Logos: See Power Point- Read article on site. 
  • Tutorial: Image in Text
  • Logos: See Power Point- Demographics- see article handout- Add logo to portfolio-

    Logos: See more Power Point- Read article on site

    PhotoShop Tutorial

    • Logos: See Power Point- Read article on site

     

     
    Weekly Assignments: Week 8- October 18-22
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    Quiz: Demographics, Psychographics; Finished early?  Try these text tutorials in PhotoShopz;

    Why do graphic designers look at demographics? See Article- and info graphic

    More Demographics

    The Future and Demographics

    Assignment:  Graphic Design Problem from customer: Create a drink label- you will market this to 4"x6"- you will market this to 4 different demographic groups. See article Assignment:  Graphic Design Problem from customer: Create a drink label- you will market this to 4"x6"- you will market this to 4 different demographic groups. See article

    Assignment:  Graphic Design Problem from customer: Create a drink label- you will market this to 4"x6"- you will market this to 4 different demographic groups. See article

    2.  Tutorial:  http://www.layersmagazine.com/image-slide-show-in-adobe-fireworks.html

    Assignment:  Graphic Design Problem from customer: Create a drink label- you will market this to 4"x6"- you will market this to 4 different demographic groups. See article

    2.  Labels Due

    Weekly Assignments: Week 9-October 25-29
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