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Links

Project 1
www.simmonsandburke.com

Project 3
Dove Commercial

Other Useful Link photoshopusertv.com
Tutorials from NAPP
National Association of
Photoshop Professionals


tv.adobe.com
AdobeTV vast resourse of video tutorials for Creative Suite products

morguefile.com
Great resource for free images

artcyclopedia.com
Web portal to find art online.

Photoshop Videos
Retouching Video
Magic Wand Select
Working with Masks
Working with Layers
Toning Tools
Advanced masking
Quick Select

InDesign videos
Learn InDesign CS4 series

Photoshop
Step-by-step
Handouts
Blending Modes
Layer Masks
Clipping Masks
Aged Sign
Extract
Complex Selections

Misc
Typography examples



 

art 149 | Fall 09

 

 

WORKSHEETS

 

Download syllabus

 

Week 1

Tuesday
Introduce the course
Class structure
Introduce project 1
Homework
Look at the work of Simmons & Burke
http://www.simmonsandburke.com/

Thursday
Introduction to Photoshop
Handout for the class
Labtime to work on project 1


Week 2

Tuesday
NO CLASSES - Furlough day

Thursday
Review selections and transforms in Photoshop
Labtime to work on project 1
Handout for the class


Week 3

Tuesday
Introduce Surrelism Project
Image capture and scanning
Using masks to blend images together
Handout for the class

Thursday
Review
Lab time
Handout for the class


Week 4

Tuesday
Retouching
Clone Stamp and healing brush
Layers
adjustment layers
Handout for the class


Thursday
Review
Lab time
Handout for Class
Blending Modes


Week 5

Tuesday
Retouching
Clone Stamp and healing brush
Adjusting color
Painting
Liquify Filter
Complex Selections
Handout for the class
Mounting directions for Photoshop projects 2 and 3


Thursday
Review
Lab time
Updated mounting handout


Week 6

Tuesday
Introduce InDesign
Handout for the class

Thursday
CRITIQUE


Week 7

Tuesday
Review InDesign
InDesign interactive
Handout for the class

Thursday
Lab time


Week 8

Tuesday
Intro to Illustrator
Handout for the class
Tracing Handout
Rotate a Flower
FIsh
symmetrical shapes

Thursday
Review
Lab time
Handout for class


Week 10

Tuesday
Intro to Illustrator
Handout for the class

Thursday
Review
Lab time


Week 11

Tuesday
Cover setup
Export and upload to lulu.com
Handout for the class

Thursday
Interactive setup
Introduce next project
Lab time
Handout for class


Week 12

Tuesday
Logos
Handout for the class
logos

Thursday
Character Design
Demonstrations in Illustrator relating to character design
Handout for class
Character examples


Week 13

Tuesday
Making a box die
Handout for the class
Die Handout

Thursday
THANKSGIVING


Week 14

Tuesday
Intro to web
Handout for the class

Thursday
Review from last class
Roll over
Basic Tables
Lab
Handout for the class


Week 15

Tuesday
Intro to Flash
Handout for the class

Thursday
Review


Projects

Photoshop
1. Google Grazing inspired by Simmons & Burke 20 pts
2. Surrelism 20 points
3. The Ideal You 20 points

InDesign
4. Book design 30 points

Illustrator
5. Logo or character design 20 points
6. 3d fold together model or package design 20 points

Dreamweaver or Flash
7. Website design - Navigation 30 points

Class assignents, participation and attendance 40 points
Total 200 points
Extra credit project. 20 points

 

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