Digital Media I
Practice for the State Test Please
Adobe Edge Game
To get to know Adobe Edge, go through this tutorial to make a simple space invaders game (thanks Caleb for finding it)
Walking man Animation
Draw a walking man one frame at a time using keyframes in flash,
click here to learn to Walk
or watch this video to learn to walk
Personal Logo Assignment
Logo - a unique identifying symbol, also called a brandmark, mark, identifier, logotype, or trademark.
Assignment: Create a logotype, a lettermark, a symbol mark, and a combination mark for a fictitious company named after you. (you must use your name and initials in the logos)
Logotype: the name of the company spelled out in unique typography or lettering
Lettermark: the logo is created using the initials of the brand name
Symbol mark: an abstract or nonrepresentational visual or a pictorial visual
Combination mark: a combination of words and symbols
Put your finished logos in your portfolio, and describe your company; what it does, who does it cater to, and what does your logo communicate about the company?
Read this file for more information about what makes a good logo.
After you learn a little bit about typography and the different kinds of typography and the terms for each element, try to complete 2 of the following tutorials to add a little fun to a type face
Valentine Graphic Design using Typography
Practice choosing and using typography
Using the terms from Valentines candy hearts make a collage of text using lots of different fonts for the terms. Challenge to fit them all into a heart shape. Examples:
Typography and Illustrator
Read these articles to begin your study of Typography:
Turn in all your little monsters 1 at a time
Please make an individual jpg image of each of your monsters.
RULE: the height of each image must be 500px
Click Here to upload your images
Create a Family of Monsters
Your next challenge is to create a family of Monsters. Use Illustrator and the pen tool to create 5 or more crazy monsters. Make sure the monsters are original works to you. Here are some tutorials that might be useful to give you some good ideas and techniques to follow when making your own characters:
Recreate the Pine View Logo:
Drawing Cartoons using illustrator
Illustrator and Vecotor Graphics