ASSIGNMENTS

If you are absent: The same demo given in class is in here w/ video and instruction slides. It's your responsibility to catch up with what you missed.

Assignment 1: Portfolio

What do I do?

  • [1] View the Commercial Art Info Slides - HERE

  • [2] View the Adobe Illustrator Slides - HERE

  • [3] Create Google Account. View instruction slides to learn how. WRITE YOUR USER NAME AND PASSWORD IN YOUR PLANNER.

  • [4] Create a Google Drive folder called Assign-1, and upload any photo to it. View instruction slides to learn how.

  • [5] Create a Google Slide Presentation and add the photo you uploaded to Drive on it. View instruction slides to learn how.

Due Date: August 13, 2021

Bellwork: Click HERE and wait for instructions

Assignment 2: Typography

What do I do?


Assignment 3: Drawing a Robot

What do I do?

  • [1] Create a folder in your Drive called Assign-3 (Keep all files from this Assignment in there)

  • [2] Open the slides and watch the 2 videos to learn how to make the robot

  • [3] Draw the robot from the tutorial. Save an ai file and export a jpg of it and upload it to the Assign-3 folder in your Drive.

  • [4] Make a Slide Portfolio page for this assignment and paste link into Canvas for grading.


Assignment 3B: Exercise 1 - Drawing Shapes

What do I do?

  • [1] View these instruction slides and watch the video in them HERE

  • [2] Create the 5 shapes from the video using the shape builder tool, pen tool, and direct selection tool.

  • [3] Export a jpg of your practice and upload the ai file and jpg to your Google Drive in a folder called "Assign 3B".

  • [4] Create a new slide in your Google Slide Portfolio called "Assignment 3B - Exercise 1" and put the jpg of this exercise on it.

  • [5] Press the Share button in Google Slides and copy the link in Canvas for grading.


Assignment 4: Pokémon art

What do I do?

  • [1] Create a folder in your Drive called Assign-4 (Keep all files from this Assignment in there)

  • [2] Open the slides and watch the 2 videos to learn how to make the Pokémon art

  • [3] Draw the Pokémon art from the tutorial. Save an ai file and export a jpg of it and upload it to the Assign-4 folder in your Drive.

  • [4] Make a Slide Portfolio page for this assignment and copy the link to it for grading.

  • [5] Submit portfolio link in Canvas

Assignment 5: Game Scene

What do I do?


Assignment 6A: Comic Yearbook Titles

Click HERE for instruction slides

Assignment 6B: Comic Yearbook Page Backgrounds and Graphics

Follow directions from video and slides HERE to learn how to make 2 halftone page backgrounds and a minimum of 3 comic graphics. Use any colors you wish.

Assignment 7: Infographic

What will I learn?

  • Visual Hierarchy - how to balance a busy page by matching colors, alignment of elements, using the same styles, different sized fonts for more important parts of the page

  • How to edit vector clip art from Pixabay

What do I do?

  • [1] Create a folder in your Drive called Assign-7 (Save your work from this Assignment in there)

  • [2] Open the slides and create an infographic like the slides show.

  • [3] Save an ai file and export a jpg of it and save those files to the Assign-7 folder in your Drive.

  • [4] Make a Google Slide in your Google Slide Portfolio for this assignment and insert the jpg on it.

  • [5] Share your portfolio link and copy and paste it into Canvas for your grade.


Assignment 8: Menu/Brochure

Create a menu or brochure following the directions HERE.

Assignment 9: Vector Portrait

Follow directions on the slides HERE.

Assignment 10: Low Poly

Follow directions on the slides HERE.

Assignment 11: Landscapes

Create a vector landscape with the directions in the slides HERE.

Assignment 12: City Landscapes

Assignment 13: Titan Comics

We need Titan comic graphics for the yearbook. Read the slides HERE for info. If you have any other ideas for comic graphics that you can draw, please feel free to ask.

Assignment 14: Add Graphics to Photos

Follow directions on the slides HERE.

Assignment 15: Isometric Room

Follow the instructions on the slides HERE

Assignment 16: GMETRIX practice test #1

Click HERE for info.

Assignment 17: ROKU city landscape

Follow directions on the slides HERE.

Assignment 18: GMETRIX practice test (Second Time)

Click here for info on how to access this (same as assignment 16).

We will be doing this a lot until the first actual test date in March.

Please take the time to ASK for help w/ things you don't understand and learn the tasks.

Put a screen snap of your score in your portfolio and submit.


Assignment 19: 2D Animation with Mr. Donte

Assignment 19: 2D Animation (with Mr. Donte)

Click HERE for animation video.

Click HERE for lesson video.

Animation Vectors HERE

Assignment 20: Perspective Drawing

In this assignment we will learn about perspective art. You will draw a simple 1 point perspective for your project. Click on the slides HERE to learn how to do it and differentiate between the different types of perspective.

Assignment 21: GMETRIX #3

Click here for info.

Please take the time to ASK for help w/ things you don't understand and learn the tasks.

When you're done w/ GMETRIX, download and study this HERE.