Final Assignment

62. PowerPoint Presentation Due Tuesday before class is over

Create a PowerPoint presentation with the projects that you have created in Photoshop and on the iPads. You should have a title slide with the title of the project, your name and some kind of drawing that you created. The rest of the presentation will have your favorite 10 projects that you created during the semester. Each slide should include your piece, a title for the piece, and why you liked this project or what you did with the project (Do not say, “this was an easy project,” or “this was fun.” You need to explain in complete sentences what you liked about the project and how you created it). When you are done you need to upload the file to your blog as “PowerPoint Presentation,” if you can’t get it to upload to your blog email it to me.

You will be graded on:

One title slide with your name, the title, and a drawing that you created

10 of your favorite project or piece created

Each slide has the piece clearly visible, a title, and a reason why you chose this piece to include in the slide show

Creativity of PowerPoint, including color and font scheme

 

 

Assignments May 21-24

60. Triptych Emotions – Due Tuesday before class is over

Go to the following website to learn about Triptychs and look at examples for the project. 

Create a triptych of images that depict various emotions. You can depict 3 different emotions or 3 variations of one emotion.

Pick from the list or think of your own:

  • Acceptance
  • Affection
  • Aggression
  • Ambivalence
  • Apathy
  • Anxiety
  • Boredom
  • Compassion
  • Confusion
  • Contempt
  • Depression
  • Doubt
  • Empathy
  • Envy
  • Embarrassment
  • Euphoria
  • Forgiveness
  • Frustration
  • Gratitude
  • Grief
  • Guilt
  • Hatred
  • Hope
  • Horror
  • Hostility
  • Homesickness
  • Hunger
  • Hysteria
  • Interest
  • Loneliness
  • Love
  • Paranoia
  • Pity
  • Pleasure
  • Pride
  • Rage
  • Regret
  • Remorse
  • Shame
  • Suffering
  • Sympathy

 

All images have to meet the following criteria:

  • Unity of all images, use of repetition and rhythm
  • Appropriate dimensions
  • Each emotion is evident in the artwork
  • All images are extensively edited in Photoshop. Filters and/or blending modes are used. 
  • Creativity
  • Craftsmanship – that means “quality of selections” in Photoshop!
  • Overall flow in the design. Try to “tell a story” or convey some message with your artwork!

61. Social Media Historical Character Page – Due Thursday before class is over

Create a fake social media page for a historical character of your choice and a second profile page of a fictional character. Lay out your page to look like an Instagram profile page. Include the persons top 9 photos that they would have on their page, how many posts, followers, following, their name and profile image, and the layout of the page. Images do need to be school appropriate and you can edit and change them to make them more likely to be used by your historical character. Your images need to reflect an understanding of your character and their motivations and beliefs. Include in your post a paragraph explaining how the profile conveys the information about your character.  This should be 8×10, so make sure that your images are clear and large enough. Title your blog post “Social Media Page.” Make sure to include the paragraph after the image. Below are two examples.

 

Assignments May 14-17

56. Sliced due Monday before class is over

You have one class period to create something sliced! What you choose and how you slice it is up to you, however, your best bet is to consider matching shapes, colors, textures and contours carefully. Below is an example. Upload to your blog as “Sliced.”

57. Superhero Mashup With Disney Due Tuesday before class is over

Combine any Disney or Pixar character with the super powers you just know he/she deserves. You pick the character and the power. Be creative and have fun! Below is an example. Upload to your blog as “Superhero Mashup.”

58. Scrambled Body Parts due Wednesday before class is over

This body part might not go here and that part might not go there. Mix up some body parts. Below is an example. Upload to your blog as “Scrambled Body Parts.”

59. Bad Mail due Thursday before class is over

There’s a bumpy package on the doorstep with a lion’s tail hanging out the back. There’s something very wrong with that envelope. We just got a letter, the worst letter you can possibly imagine. Show us the bad mail! Below is an example. Upload to your blog as “Bad Mail.”

Assignments May 7-10

52. Creature Due Monday before class is over

Create an image that shows the theme of creature, you need to decide how to show this, what kind of images will you use and how you will show that theme throughout your image. You will use Artset on the iPads, save your image onto the photo library and then upload to your blog as “Creature.” You will be graded on creativity and the use of the theme.  

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53. Voyage Due Tuesday before class is over

Create an image that shows the theme of voyage, you need to decide how to show this, what kind of images will you use and how you will show that theme throughout your image. You will use Artset on the iPads. Save your image onto the photo library and then upload to your blog as “Voyage.”You will be graded on creativity and the use of the theme. 

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54. Revenge Due Wednesday before class is over

Create an image that shows the theme of revenge, you need to decide how to show this, what kind of images will you use and how you will show that theme throughout your image. You will use Artset on the iPads, save your image onto the photo library and then upload to your blog as “Revenge.” You will be graded on creativity and the use of the theme.

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55. Cartoon Due Thursday before class is over

Create an image that shows the theme of cartoon, you need to decide how to show this, what kind of images will you use and how you will show that theme throughout your image. You will use Artset on the iPads, save your image onto the photo library and then upload to your blog as “Cartoon.” You will be graded on creativity and the use of the theme.

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Assignments April 30-May 3

51. Comic Book Cover – Due Tuesday

Create a comic book cover, 8×10, include the title of the comic book, images that you have made and put together, the date of the issue and the issue number. Upload to your blog as “Comic Book Cover.” 

52. Photomontage – Due Thursday

Make a well blended digital photomontage (12×8 or 8×12 -150 res) to show where you see yourself in 10 years. Under your photomontage write a 1 paragraph reflection explaining the elements you put in your work. Title the blog “Photomontage.”

Assignments April 23-26

48. Menu Cover Due Monday before class is over

Create a Menu Cover for a restaurant: Needs to be 8×12, include a logo (name of the restaurant), phone number, address, hours of operation, pictures, and what kind of food is served (Italian, Mexican, American, etc). Upload to your blog as a JPEG and title the post “Menu Cover.” Below is an example without the phone number and address  (please make sure you add those into your menu cover).

49. Postcard Due Wednesday before class is over

Illustrate and design an art exhibition announcement/invite postcard. You should have two pages, one for the front of the postcard, the second page will have the information for the exhibition including date, time, place. You should create the image in Photoshop, this must be your work (if you take photos off the internet you need to change and manipulate them in some way to make it your own). Save as a JPEG, upload to your blog as “Postcard.” Below is an example.

50. Poster Due Thursday before class is over

Create a poster for a musical event or a non-profit benefit. This should be 8×10, you can use symbols to create this. This should be your own work. Save as a JPEG, upload to your blog as “Poster.” Below is an example.

Poster

Assignments April 16-19

44. Text to Gold Due Monday Before Class is over

Follow the tutorial to create text that looks like gold. Below is an example. Upload to your blog as a JPEG, title the post “Gold Text.”  

Example

Example

45. Colorful Light Due Tuesday Before Class is over

Follow the tutorial to create text with colorful light. Below is an example. Upload to your blog as a JPEG, title the post “Colorful Light.”  

Example

Example

46. Ghostly Blur Due Wednesday Before Class is over

Follow the tutorial to create text with ghostly blur. Below is an example. Upload to your blog as a JPEG, title the post “Ghostly Blur.”

Example

Example

47. Text Wrap Due Thursday Before Class is Over

Follow the tutorial to create a text wrap. Below is an example. Upload to your blog as a JPEG, title the post “Text Wrap.”

Example

Assignments April 9-12

41. Lightning Effect Due Monday Before Class is over

Follow the tutorial to add lightning to an image of your choice (probably should use something that has a cloudy look). Below is an example. Upload to your blog as a JPEG, title the post “Lightning Effect.” 

Lightning Effect Example

Lightning Effect Example

42. Lens Flare Due Wednesday Before Class is over

Follow the tutorial to add a lens flare to an image of your choice (probably should use something that has a sunny look). Below is an example. Upload to your blog as a JPEG, title the post “Lens Flare.”  After the tutorial you will make your own lens flare, so turn in both the one you did during the tutorial and on your own as a gallery.

Lens Flare Example

Lens Flare Example

43. Snow Falling Due Thursday Before Class is Over

Follow the tutorial to add snow falling in an image of your choice (use something that does have some snow on the ground). Below is an example. Upload to your blog as  JPEG, title the post “Snow Falling.” After the tutorial you will make your own snow falling, turn in both the one you did during the tutorial and on your own as a gallery.

Snow Falling Example

Assignments April 2-5

38. Water Drops Due Monday before class is over

Follow the tutorial to add water drops to an image of your choice. Below is an example. When we are done with the tutorial you will create another water drop effect on your own. Upload to your blog as a JPEG with both photos as a gallery,title the post “Water Drops.” 

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39. Ghost Effect Due Tuesday before class is over

Follow the tutorial to add a ghost effect to an image of your choice (this one works better with an image of a face up close, scared). Below is an example. When we are done with the tutorial you will create another ghost effect on your own. Upload to your blog as a JPEG with both photos as a gallery, title the post “Ghost Effect.” 

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40. Book Cover Due Thursday before class is over

You are writing a book about a strange thing that happened to you as you were visiting a city or a small town. Create the cover to that book. Be creative and inventive. You should use the rectangular marquee, lasso, brush tools, and magic wand in Potoshop to create the picture and then add the title of the book, make sure that  you include and can read the title and author. Save as a JPEG. Upload to your blog as “Book Cover.” Below is an example of a picture without the text.

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Assignments March 26-29

34. Reflection due Monday before class is over

Follow the tutorial to create a water reflection look, please use the image below during the tutorial. After you will create your own with any image you would like to use. Upload to your blog as a JPEG, gallery with both completed reflections, title the post “Reflection.”

 

35. Vertical Panels due Tuesday before class is over

Using the tutorial create a vertical panels effect. Save as a jpeg.   You will make one during the tutorial and one on your own. Below is an example of what it will look like. Upload to your blog as a JPEG, gallery with both completed images, title the post “Vertical Panels.”

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36. Photo Sketch due Wednesday before class is over

Follow the tutorial to change a photo to a sketch. Below is an example. When finished you will create another photo sketch on your own. Upload to your blog as a JPEG, gallery with both completed sketches, title the post “Photo Sketch.” 

 
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37. Texture Blending due Thursday before class is over
Follow the tutorial to create a textured image like the one below. Use the texture below for the tutorial and the image to the right. When finished you will create your own with any image you want and you can find a different texture to use. Upload to your blog as a JPEG, gallery with both completed images, title the post “Texture Blending.”