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Web Design - Mrs. Sheets' Classroom Website. This is a one term course for juniors and seniors that is designed to introduce students to web page design with an emphasis on visual literacy as well as effective design and content.

Web Design - Mrs. Sheets' Classroom Website

Web page design skills have become a necessity in many careers in today’s computer-oriented society. In many organizations, employees are asked to create, maintain, or contribute to departmental web sites on company intranets. Desktop Publishing Projects for High School Students « Jerry You have found your way to the Art of Sneaky Teaching with Print Projects resource site.

Desktop Publishing Projects for High School Students « Jerry

The purpose of this site is to provide ideas for those who teach Desktop Publishing. The site was created and maintained by Jerry Smith, a Business Education teacher at the Breathitt Area Technology Center in Jackson, KY. The materials are not lesson plans per se, but they can be used as the application and assessment parts of a lesson plan. Tyga mixtape colors. Andrew Drozd. 2nd Semester Graphic Arts Curriculum page 2 - Mr Drozd's Digital Media Studies.

Learning Objectives: Sketch Filters, Setting foreground and background on default Black and White colors.

2nd Semester Graphic Arts Curriculum page 2 - Mr Drozd's Digital Media Studies

HW: We sometimes take for granted the ability to see the world in color. What other things might you take for granted and how can better appreciate them? AIM: Aim: How does the presence of color impact a composition's visual appeal? Learning Objectives: Multiply Blending mode. Education Exchange: The 2012 Educators' Choice Awards. Learn about eligibility requirements; submission guidelines; judging and peer voting procedures; and award/prize conditions for the Adobe Educators' Choice Awards.

Education Exchange: The 2012 Educators' Choice Awards

Contest and Challenge are open to all educators age 18 years or older with the appropriate credentials currently employed at an elementary, junior, or senior institution of education, or accredited institution of higher education. The Contest and the Challenge are open to any legal resident of and residents with a valid Visa for the following countries: Australia, New Zealand, Canada (excluding the Province of Quebec), the United Kingdom, and the United States.

Education Exchange: The 2011 Educators' Choice Awards. Check out the innovative teaching and learning materials that garnered laptops, tablets, software and other valuable prizes - as well as worldwide exposure - for an elite group of primary/secondary and higher education professionals.

Education Exchange: The 2011 Educators' Choice Awards

The 2011 Educators' Choice Awards competition was an overwhelming success thanks to the entries, ratings, and voting from educators like you. Check out the prize winning entries, selected by the community, and the honorable mention winners, selected from the top rated entries that were not finalists. Photoshop Curriculum with Video Tutorials for EACH... . Graphic Design . Resource Center. NY Common Core.

Photoshop Curriculum with Video Tutorials for EACH... . Graphic Design . Resource Center

Blend and Mask Yourself a Great Poster. In this tutorial, we'll be creating a poster with a strong geometric central design, which utilizes flowing blends, masks shapes, and subtle gradients, to create a sophisticated final work.

Blend and Mask Yourself a Great Poster

Learn each detailed step in creating this poster. Let's get started! Step 1 First, we'll prepare the document and swatches. Communicating with Typography. Type is always communicative, even if it wasn't designed with that goal in mind, but there are some great ways to really make it shout.

Communicating with Typography

In this tutorial, we'll explore some basic as well as some more clever ways to use type to communicate a feeling, message or idea. There are a variety of characteristics that can influence what type communicates, including but definitely not limited to: typeface & font, size, kerning, leading, capitalization, and color.

Typeface & Font Perhaps the most important decision in setting an appropriate tone is choosing a typeface or font. A typeface is a family of fonts, each font being a different style (for example, Arial is a typeface, Arial Bold, Arial Narrow and Arial Regular are all fonts of the Arial typeface). Font choice can really impact the feel of a piece. Create a Cereal Box Cover from Scratch Using Photoshop's 3D Tools. Hi everyone!

Create a Cereal Box Cover from Scratch Using Photoshop's 3D Tools

This time I've got for you a fun tutorial, we'll create a cereal box design from scratch, using only Photoshop. We will render several fruit flavored cereal loops using the Photoshop's CS4 Extended 3D tools, apply textures to the loops, bump the surfaces and mock-up them into a real 2D image. Are you ready? Republished Tutorial Every few weeks, we revisit some of our reader's favorite posts from throughout the history of the site. Before Getting Started A couple of things before getting started.

15 Photoshop Tutorials for Designing Advertisements. The design of an advertisement can have a huge impact on the level of success of the ad campaign.

15 Photoshop Tutorials for Designing Advertisements

Being able to design attractive and effective advertisements will lead to better results for you and your clients. In this post we’ll showcase 15 tutorials that will lead you through the process of designing an ad in Photoshop. Most of the tutorials are for designing poster/flyer type ads. Looking for hosting? WPEngine offers secure managed WordPress hosting. Create a Shampoo Advertisement in Photoshop. Today we will use the pen tool, some basic shape transformations, and color blending to create a fresh-looking shampoo bottle within the context of an advertisement.

Let’s get started! Tutorial Assets The following assets were used during the production of this tutorial. Step 1. A Beginner’s Guide to Pairing Fonts. Pairing fonts can be a challenge. Selecting two or more fonts which work well is one thing - selecting two which work together to achieve your typographic aims may have you reaching for the aspirin. Let's see if we can alleviate any headaches.

This guide will help you get started with font pairing for the web. Luckily, typography has been around a lo-oong time. Typographic rules and conventions have had plenty of opportunity to establish themselves and there are loads of resources to help you out. Photoshop Elements Tutorial: Make Textured Papers. Photoshop Elements: Make Textured Papers Adobe® Photoshop® Elements 6 August 15, 2008 Make your own unique and colorful textured papers for backgrounds and scrapbooking. Follow this four-step process to make an endless variety of textured papers: Create a solid color background. The following examples show a variety of textured papers. Getting Started. 26 Beautiful Photoshop Tutorials on Designing Posters. Posters are excellent examples of art with a purpose: an effective poster must not only show, but must also tell.

With the following tutorials, not only will you be shown how to create beautiful digital art pieces, but also get to learn a hodgepodge of digital art techniques and methods that you can adapt later on into your design projects. In this article, you’ll find top-notch tutorials for creating posters. Not only will you be learning specific procedures for creating posters, but also Photoshop and general design practices such as photo-composition, illustration, coloring processing, typography effects, working with custom shapes, using Filters in unique ways, and much more. 1.

35 Photoshop Tutorials for Designing Your Own Posters. Creating posters with Photoshop can be a lot of fun and there are unlimited opportunities. In these tutorials you’ll learn some new ways to enhance your Photoshop skills while creating posters for all kinds of purposes. 30 Latest Photoshop Poster Tutorials. 30+ Photoshop Tutorials in Creating Amazing Posters. Designing Posters is very interesting to do with Photoshop or Illustrator. WEBDESIGN - 30 Photo Effect Photoshop Tutorials Every Designer Will Love. Few days ago I created this article 105 People Photo Manipulation Works You Will Really Marvel with amazing photo manipulation works. This time I went step further and actually tried to find tutorials teaching you how to achieve such effects! TOOLBOX - Webdesign - 50+ Excellent Posters about Design.