ADVANCED STUDENTS (4th Levels & Up)
What's Up This (Week 17)
Weird .Gif Of The Week
When It's Due
Class Portfolios
Design instruction. Industry news. Life prep. Student artwork. Bad jokes. Cool music. Good times.
POST PRODUCTION

How To Print And Save For Web
PRINT
  • Select your paper size (Letter or Legal)
  • Be sure the orientation is correct (Portrait or Landscape) and check
    the SCALE TO FIT MEDIA box.
  • Print to the Lexmark (Copy 2) printer

SAVE FOR WEB
  • Open your work and do a COPY MERGED copy of it
  • Create a new file and paste it.
  • Go to IMAGE- IMAGE SIZE and change the resolution to 100dpi
  • With your file open, go to FILE - SAVE FOR WEB & DEVICES
  • In the upper right corner, select the JPEG option and make sure it's
    HIGH QUALITY
  • In the lower left corner, you'll see the file tag JPEG and a time in
    seconds. It should be under 100 seconds.
  • Choose SAVE and select your block folder.
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Semester 1
Study guides for Photoshop and Illustrator
certification exams can be found by clicking
on the text above.
MUSIC LINKS
DEVO

KRAFTWERK

DAVID BOWIE

SOMAFM.COM
Groove Salad is the channel I play
in class all the time
Semester 2
WIX.com is a simple web page creator that lets you look at thousands of website
templates and then save one and edit it. Remove their pictures, put in yours.
Remove their text, put in yours.  Changing color schemes, etc.. The best portfolio
pages have a simple landing (or Splash) page, and then links to your gallery.

Some student examples can be
found here. Design an online portfolio for
yourself. Include your artwork you've designed this semester, year or so far during
your time in class. Your name should figure prominently into the design.
Pages should include:
  • Index Page - Examples Page - About You Page - Contact Page

*Pictures for upload must be saved JPEG, BMP, PNG or TIFF formats.

RESOURCES
WIX WEB PORTFOLIO
DIRECTIONS
  • Save As to your folder with your name in the title.
  • Go through each standard regardless of level and start checking off what
    you know you have accomplished and provide your corresponding proof.
GOALS & SCALES + STATE STANDARDS
2015 - 2016
Spring 2018
NEW STUDENTS (1st Semester)
1. New Student Questionnaire
2. Clinic Card
3. Photoshop - Tools & Basics - Flip Face & 9 Filters
4. Photoshop - Tools & Basics - Who I Am
5. Photoshop - Masking - 3 Aminals
6. Photoshop - Retouching
7. Photoshop - I Was There Project
8. Photoshop - Colorizing Black & White Photos

9. Logo Design - Fake Bidness
10. Logo Design - Your Business in 10 years
11. Logo Design - Parody Logos

12. Concrete To Abstract Design

13. Color Theory Pantone ID
14. Color Theory .gif

15.. 8-Bit Self-Portrait
16.  8-Bit Characters (Famous film, TV, sports figures)

17. Adobe Illustrator Practice
18. Adobe Illustrator Self-Portrait

19. Student Portfolio (WIX)
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1.  Returning Student Questionnaire
2.  Clinic Card
3.  Photoshop - My Summer - About Me
4.  Design Resume
5.  Illustrator - Infographic - Data Visualization
6.  Logo Design - Elementary School Eagle Logo
7.  Logo Design - New School Logo
8.  Branding - School Redesign
9.  Vector Icon Portrait
10.
8 Bit Finals
Digital Portfolios
Final Projects
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Levels 1 - 3 Students
Monday - Thursday December 11th - 14th
WIX.com is a simple web page creator that lets you look at thousands of website templates and then save one and edit it.
Remove their pictures, put in yours. Remove their text, put in yours.  Changing color schemes, etc.. The best portfolio pages
have a simple landing (or Splash) page, and then links to your gallery.

Some student examples can be
found here. Design an online portfolio for yourself. Include your artwork you've designed this
semester, year or so far during your time in class. Your name should figure prominently into the design.
Pages should include:
  • Index Page - Examples Page - About You Page - Contact Page

*Pictures for upload must be saved JPEG, BMP, PNG or TIFF formats.
Create a folder in your class folder titled Portfolio Images. Open your originals and save them as any of the above file
formats.

RESOURCES
WIX WEB PORTFOLIO
PROJECT 16 |  Level 1 Students | PROJECT | WIX Website Portfolio (Due Thurs Dec. 14th)
Returning Students (Levels 2 and up) Due Thursday December 14th
Project 9 |   Personalized Project
Have a look over your state standards. Pick out to standards you have not completed and formulate a project
around this. Should have a preproduction, production and post-production element. You shoul dhave turned in and
gone over your blueprint of your idea.
Use this blank task sheet to create your project.

RESOURCES
Florida State Standards For Commercial Arts
Character Creation
Character Animation

(State Standards For Comm Art 01.09, 01.10, 01.17, 12.04)
LEARNING GOALS FOR THE WEEK
PROJECT 18 | LEVEL  1 STUDENTS  Adobe Illustrator Pre-Production and Practice
Have a look at the Adobe Illustrator section of the website. Your pre-production work will be to read about what
Adobe Illustrator is and does, what is it is primarily used for, practice using the pen tool by playing the Pen Tool
Games, trace out some simple and complex shapes using Illustrator, visit Adobe.com and have a look at their
training tools for Illustrator. Once you feel comfortable, you'll be creating a self portrait of yourself using Adobe
Illustrator.