Griffin | Web Design 2
 
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Web Design 2

Fireworks 2
Working with Objects

 
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 3.1.2 Use free downloadable or existing clipart files and convert them to appropriate Web format and size
  • WD 3.1.5 Edit, crop, and resize existing clipart files(A1.3.1)
  • 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 vector tools.
  • Modify multiple vector objects.
  • Modify color.
  • Apply filters to objects and text.
  • Apply a style to text.
  • Get and edit clip art files.
1. Fireworks 1A Assignment
Duration: moments
 
  1. Save your Fireworks Chapter 2 assignments in your Fireworks folder. Remember, no spaces or extra periods in filenames.
2. Skim Chapter 2
3.

Print, staple, and complete the Chapter 2 Questions.

Chapter 2 Questions

Grading:
1. Questions

 ___ 10 points

Total  
 ___ 10 points

4.

Lecture CH2 /CH2 PowerPoint

  • Work with vector tools (FW2-1:2-9)
  • Modify multiple vector objects (FW2-10 - 2-17)
  • Modify color (FW2-18 - 2-21)
  • Apply filters to objects and text (FW2-22 - 2-25)
  • Apply a style to text (FW2-26 - 2-29)

5. Working with Objects
Duration: 1 Period
 
 

Complete the assignments outlined in Chapter 2.

  1. Create a new document and save it as fish.fw.png. Complete the assignment that begins on page 2-7 and ends on 2-9. Don't forget to add your name and link the jpg version to your index.
  2. Create a new Fireworks 2 section at the top of your index.
  3. Link the fish.jpg file to your index.

    tools

  4. Open fw2_1.fw.png and save it as pastries.fw.png. Complete the assignment that begins on page 2-13 and ends on 2-33. Don't forget to add your name and link the pastries.jpg to your index.

    tools

Grading: fish.jpg / pastries.jpg
1. modified fish vector object
2. modified pastry vector object
3. text with filter & style
3. name & date
Total  
___10 points


6.

Fireworks Skills Review
Duration: 1/2 Period

 
 

SkillsDemo2

  1. Open fw2_2.fw.png and save it as confection.fw.png. Complete the assignment that begins on page 2-34 and ends on 2-35.
  2. Don't forget to add your name and link the jpg version to your index.
  3. Link the confection.jpg file to your index.

skillsdemo

Grading: confection.jpg
1. vector objects with filters  
2. text with styles  
3. name & date  
Total  
 ___ 10 points

7.

Project Builder 2
Duration: 1 Period

 
 

impact_potions.fw.png

  1. Create a new document outlined on page FW 2-37.
  2. You have flexibility with your text. Your can should look three dimensional. (Use filters and styles)
  3. Search for "pop tab" for the...pop tab.
  4. Remind the instructor to show the class how to grab and edit clip art images. Can instructions...
  5. Don't forget to add your name and link the jpg version to your index.
  6. Link the file to your index.
  7. Show the index link to the instructor.

Grading: impact_potions.jpg
1. Vector objects with fill, style, or stroke. (punch or union)  
2. Text with fills, strokes, styles, transparency, and filters.  
3. Curve text w/ path  
4. Add Clip Art (pull tab & pic), feather, emboss into can  
5. Make the can / images 3-D  
6. Name & date  
Total  
 ___ 10 points

8.

Portfolio Project
Duration: 1 Period

 
 

classic_buckle.fw.png

  1. Complete the assignment outlined on page FW 2-39.
  2. You can customize the text to your preference.
  3. Link the file to your index.
  4. NOTE: This is NOT an assignment to Google a belt buckle and paste it in Fireworks! Create the buckle from scratch using vector tools. Other images may be inserted into the buckle.

Grading: classic_buckle.jpg
1.

Two or more vector objects for the buckle and add fills, strokes, styles, transparency, and filters.

Should look 3-D with Bevel and Emboss.

2. At least one Combine Paths or Union command.
3. Text with fills, strokes, styles, transparency, and filters.
4. Edited heart or image from Clip Art
5. Name & date
Total  
 ___ 10 points
10. Optional – Online Materials  
11.

CH2 Quiz Part 1
CH2 Quiz Part 2

Grading:
1.    
2.    
3.    
4. name, period, date  
Total  
 ___ 10 points

 

 

Additional Resources

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