Mixing Your Audio

Goal: Everyone mixes their Mixtape in Audacity! The complete user guide can be found online at https://manual.audacityteam.org/ A quick start guide can be found online at http://www.yorkmusicservice.co.uk/resources/downloads/AUDACITY_quick_guide.pdf You need to LOG IN AS guest user On a Computer that has Audacity downloaded into Workspace. You need a folder in  Workspace that includes (1) your interview recording; (2) a copy of

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Functional Design: Flags & Money

This week is about FUNCTIONAL design. If you design (and produce) a spoon or a table or a shirt, your finished product has a FUNCTION. Also, you must consider how the raw materials FUNCTION. (Raw Materials examples: spoon = metal; chair = wood; shirt = fabric) You will hand in a folder called 2lastnameflagmoney, include all the files listed below:

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Zine Website

Create a Photoshop Design for a Zine website for Galileo’s Peer Resource Program. Make the file 1000px W x 600px Ht. HEADER/LOGO: GalileoZine MENU: Either along the top or in a column down the left side.   DACA Healthy Relationships Life After High School Media & You Oppression Self-Esteem BODY OF PAGE: Design one column 600px Wide. Put words and

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Storyboard a Movie

This is a Communication Challenge. In pickupdropoff > machtayh > pickup > take the file called “storyboard.psd” drag it to your Documents folder. Storyboarding is an important part of planning for a movie (of any kind). On a professional movie, time on the set with actors and technicians is very expensive. You can’t sit around and try to decide what angle

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Textile Design

TEXTILE DESIGN PART 1 (SYMBOLS) Create a new file 720px x 500px. You will create multiple designs using the first letter of your name. Choose a different typeface for each. Create at least 5 different designs. Mr. Machtay will show the class: How to easily duplicate a layer and transform the new layer. How to quickly transform subsequent layers so

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Proposal for Statement Videos

Each student will write a one-page proposal for their Statement Video Project. PROPOSAL FOR DOCUMENTARY/INFORMATIONAL VIDEO (non-fiction): TOPIC: What is the subject of the video? QUESTION/CONFLICT: What question will you be exploring? Or what conflict will you be explaining? WHO TO INTERVIEW: What people (or groups) will be interviewed to help tell your story? WHAT QUESTIONS: List the questions you will ask

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KALW Work with Podcasts

This is a digital version of the hand-outs given to class on November 8th. This will make it easier to go to the links listed: How to Interview People   There should be a logical flow to your questions. The flow at most times can be chronological, especially when interviewing people for their personal stories, performers or authors.   For

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Interested in Art/Film Schools?

Here are some useful links. Website for AICAD (Association of Independent Colleges of Art & Design), useful ab out a variety of art and film schools. Fall Preview Day at California College of the Arts, November 11th, 9 am-3 pm. National Portfolio Day, hosted at California College of the Arts, January 14th, 2018. There will be dozens of Art Colleges

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Entomophagy!

You will create a folder called 2lastnamebugs/3lastnamebugs. This will be a multi-part project and you will place all JPGs from this assignment into your 2lastnamebugs folder. THE ASSIGNMENT 80% of cultures around the world eat insects. But most Western countries do not. Some believe that the solution to world hunger is using insects as a source of food. So, how would you

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National Arts College Fair

This Saturday, November 3rd, at the South San Francisco Convention Center, will be the National Performing and Visual Arts College Fair. Students interested in attending one of these schools should bring a portfolio (or a link to an online portfolio) and make notes in advance of what colleges you want to speak with. https://www.nacacfairs.org/attend/pva/san-francisco-performing-and-visual-arts-college-fair/  

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