Name Banners

Adjectives can be applied to design. The same describing words used to describe a person, can also describe a design (professional, crazy, loud, quiet). This week you’re going to make three banners, each of which displays your first name. Each banner will be 400 pixels wide by 200 pixels high. You will save each one as a JPG and place the

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Galileo Banners

Design has purposes and it has reasons. A banner for the football team needs to be bold and bright, so if you hold it up from the top row of Kezar Stadium it’s easily seen by TV cameras. The banner may just say “Galileo” or “Galileo Lions.” Whereas a banner for the door of the principal’s office should be businesslike

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Beginning Photoshop

These are the steps we will follow in class to begin work with Photoshop: You have been given a handout showing the Photoshop toolbar. Use that to find the correct tool or to understand the parts of Color Palette and Layers Palette. Select New File from the Menu. In the New File Dialogue Box select pixels instead of inches. Set the

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Individual Mini-Zines

Each student will make an individual one-page mini-zine. You can create this on computer or you can do it on paper. Mr. Machtay has paper templates for you to follow (how to fold your paper into 8 pages). Or you can download a Photoshop template from machtayh > pickup > 1-pagezineTemplate.psd. Each zine needs words and images. Some have more words,

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You: Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow

COLLAGE: Is an artwork that combines different images. You will collect multiple images for each of the three collages you’ll make this week. You can design a collage that looks formal and orderly — everything is lined up, consistent sizes in a grid pattern. Or you can make a collage that looks more fluid — images overlapping. But… REMEMBER THE PRINCIPLES

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Intro to Adobe AfterEffects

  Begin NEW COMPOSITION:  CMD + N Comp NAME:  “nameDEMO” Preset: HDTV 1080 29.97: 1920px X 1080px frames/sec: 29.97 Duration: 15s. = 0;00;15;00 Background color: WHITE Immediately SAVE : CMD +S Make sure new AE file is in AE1DEMO folder Add YOUR NAME to the front: “nameAE1DEMO” IMPORT ASSETS: CMD+I Only choose the .png of “lionlogo” file IF files included

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3D Galileo Ads

You will create an AD CAMPAIGN for Galileo Academy. A unified Campaign uses the same typefaces, same filters, same colors, similar layouts and designs. BE CREATIVE. Each ad should include: LOGO: Galileo or Galileo Academy or Galileo Academy of Science & Technology should be designed as 3D in Photoshop. IMAGES: Pictures of Galileo. Combine pictures using cutouts or layer masks.

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