The assignment 6
THINGS TO DO – DUE MAY 20TH MAY 20TH TO DO
To create a zine you have to have an idea.
an idea | is a narrative | a story | a connecting theme
Take your time to organize your images from this semester | create a zine on something you would like – this could be a passion, an instruction manual, a short story ……
You will have to create this in Indesign –
Design your front and back cover – in photoshop or illustrator or Indesign and compile in Indesign and then print and staple or saddle stitch together
Creative blog gives a great description on how to use Risographs
Top 15 Risograph printers
one of the studios with great examples of zines
Animation is a time based media – that means the images changes over time.
Assignment 5 click and see the instructions
click to top 10
powerhouse animation website
Check out gif advertising animations
Andy Davis animations
For your final assignment you will be creating a zine from your semester photographs.
Weeks May 1 and Week May 2 will be researching and taking extra photographs that will help you work on your zine.
Some notes on photoshop to help you better select and refine your images.
lesson 2 photoshop
Visit the school Gallery – open Monday – Thursday
Post your visit on your blog!
As you work through your ideas – push yourself to learn Illustrator. Try different techniques. Different versions of your images and text.
Think about how you render you logo.
Here are a few designers of interest.
Animal Logos with text.
This is a process:
Who is your market?
What are you selling or promoting?
Find images that reflect how you would like your image to look – they do not have to be in the same area.
They can be humorous or serious.
Assignments 4 ARt41_Assignment4
some notes for illustrator Lesson 3
There are many things you can now do with your image
Simply I created a small ‘favicon’ for a website header through a generator
follow the link here
A favicon /ˈfæv.ɪˌkɒn/ (short for favorite icon), also known as a shortcut icon, website icon, tab icon, URL icon, or bookmark icon, is a file containing one or more small icons, associated with a particular website or web page * wikkipedia
The love of type and the selfies
What makes a typeface
font, size, type and your selfie!!!
So here are your instructions for week4
A few links for fonts: https://www.fonts.com
Watch the kinetic animations
Then you must watch the Helvetica documentary: