Your Own Business

You will hand in a folder called 2lastnameBusiness that includes the following Logos, Business Cards and Ad Campaign. Remember the importance of HIERARCHY! (If your business is called “Joe’s Restaurant” make sure “Joe’s” is larger and more prominent than “Restaurant”.) First, create your own business. It could be a restaurant, an auto dealership, construction, personal training, or it could be

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Galileo Folder Cover

Each student will design Folder Covers for Galileo. Hand in what you have at the end of Friday this week. You can make one, two, three or four. But you must fully use the two hours of class time. This is the one time we are using a different setting for pixels per inch. Each file will be 1250px W

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Political Posters

What do you care about? Raise your voice about SOMETHING! Your choice — voting rights? evictions? war? refugees? hunger? income inequality? violence? the constitution? What else? There is a long tradition of Political Posters. Some are very famous. Can you express your opinions/ideas in a visual way? Choose One Topic/Opinion Create 3 Posters — each one 400pxW x 600pxHt, 72ppi, saved as

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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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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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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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Fixing Damaged Photographs

Go to pickupdropoff > machtayh > pickup folder (server address is smb://10.63.11.6). There is a folder named pics_to_fix (tinted yellow). Drag that folder to your desktop. Open the picture called girl.psd. Mr. Machtay will demonstrate how to use the Healing Tools to repair damages in this photo. SPOT HEALING TOOL: One-step. This tool merges the colors around a damaged spot. HEALING

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Sports Franchise Designs

You will create a new SPORTS FRANCHISE for the Bay Area. It can be any sport you choose (football, tennis, quidditch). The name cannot be a name currently used by a major sports franchise. Call your team the San Francisco ________, or the Bay Area _______. In your 2lastnamesports/3lastnamesports folder you will place: PART ONE: 3 Different Logos for your

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Galileo Ad Campaign

You will create an AD CAMPAIGN for Galileo. Each one 400px wide by 600px ht, saved as JPG, placed in folder 2lastnameGalads/3lastnameGalads. Each Ad must have: Picture(s): Don’t just slap down one picture and say you’re done. Show your Photoshop skills. Use Filters, Layer Styles, Layer Masks, Cut-Outs. Layer Styles: You must use Layer Styles for each ad. Logo: How will

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Advertising San Francisco

PART ONE: 3 DIFFERENT ADS FOR SAN FRANCISCO LAYER MASKS: Mr. Machtay will show the class how to use Layer Masks. When you apply a Layer Mask to a layer, whatever is black on the layer mask is visible, whatever is white on the layer mask is invisible (masked out). This is called “Non-Destructive” vs “Destructive” (when you use lasso,

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