Griffin | Web Design 2
 
Resume Table of Contents  

Web Design 1

Swapped Heads
Modifying Graphics

 
State Standards
 
  • WD 3.1 Content Standard: Students demonstrate the principles of good design and graphics utilizing commercial based software. (e.g. Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Paint, Macromedia Fireworks, Macromedia Flash) (H.9.1)
  • WD 3.1.1 Compare and contrast the uses and benefits of various graphic file formats (e.g. gif, png, jpeg, jpg, bmp, tiff) (LA11.1.3)(LA12.1.3)
  • WD 3.1.6 Edit, crop, and resize existing photographs from a scanner and/or digital camera (A1.3.1)
  • WD 3.1.7 Optimize and export graphics to improve web page loading time
  • WD 3.1.8 Utilize proper typography in relation to graphic creation
Chapter Objectives
 
  • Work with imported files.
  • Work with bitmap selection tools.
  • Edit photos
1. Fireworks 1A Assignment
Duration: moments
 
  1. Save your assignments in your Fireworks folder. Remember, no spaces or extra periods in filenames.
2. Importing, Selecting, and Modifying Graphics
Duration: 1 Period
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Skills Review

  1. Follow the in class instructions. Open image 1, edit and create image 2.

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Grading: Chalkboard.jpg
1.

feathering

 
2.

rubber stamp

 
3.

smooth edits

 
4.

matched 2nd image

 
5.

export, name and date

 
Total  
 ___ 5 points 
3. Importing, Selecting, and Modifying Graphics
Duration: 1 Period
 
 
  1. Follow the in class instructions to complete the merge of Mr. Rodgers and Chuck Norris.

  2. Open image 1 and image 2 in Fireworks.

    norrog nor rog

  3. Follow the in class instructions to create image 3.
Grading: MrNorris.jpg
1.

feathering

 
2.

color adjustments

 
3.

rubber stamp

 
4.

smooth edits,
matches 3rd image

 
5.

export, name and date

 
Total  
 ___ 5 points 
4.

Fireworks Skills Review
Duration: 3 Periods

 
 
  1. Review Photoshopped Ads for Ideas
  2. Google 'Photoshopped Ads' / 'Photoshop Fails'
  3. Check out Erik Johansson's work.
  4. Use 2 edited ads from the web and create 2 edited ads of your own.
  5. Create an add like the one shown...
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  6. Save and link your poster as a pdf.
  7. Grading:
Spreading Lies Rubric (20 Points)
CATEGORY 4 | Exceeds Expectations 3 | Meets Expectations 2 | Below Expectations 1 | Little Value / Missing
4 Images/2 Edited 4 Images, 2 Edited 4 Images, 1 Edited 4 Images, none edited Little Value / Missing
Image Edits Images do not look edited. Images needs a little work. Images needs a lot of work. Little Value / Missing
Theme Marketing theme consistent for all images. Marketing theme pretty consistent. Marketing theme not very consistent. Little Value / Missing
File Type File saved as a pdf. File not saved as a pdf. File not saved as a pdf. Little Value / Missing

 

 
4.

Article Review
Duration: 2 Periods

 
 
  1. Read Articles

  2. The Most Blatant Use of Photoshop in Magazines and Ads
  3. Do Good Design - Intro
  4. Do Good Design - How to Lie, How to Tell the Truth
  5. Do Good Design - What Can Any Professional Do?
  6. Photo Tampering throughout History
  7. manifestowww.fourandsix.com
  8. ** Ads vs. Reality – Fast Food

  9. www.icograda.org
  10. www.davidberman.com

  11. Create your own design manifesto (core thoughts related to design and work. Look up manifesto in wiki...) What will you do and not do with your design skills.
    1. 81/2 x 11
    2. Page Border
    3. Man-2Name

  12. Essay Organizer
  13. Essay

     twix

nose cup


 
5.

Fireworks Skills Review
Duration: 1 Period

 
 

Skills Review

  1. Merge two photos of your own choice.

  2. Review photo web sites.
        sm Microsoft Clip Art Online
        sm Istockphoto.com
        sm Fotolia.com

  3. Create your own swapped head.
 
Grading: SwappedHead.jpg
1.

feathering

 
2.

color adjustments

 
3.

rubber stamp

 
4.

smooth edits,
doesn't look edited

 
5.

export, name and date

 
Total  
 ___ 10 points 
5. Optional – Complete the Online Practice Test, Study Guide  

Additional Resources

A. Online Textbook Resource.

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