Combine digital photographs of friends, animals, and natural objects into a “grotesque”
Format as follows:
(Be sure to include a background/environment.)
Tips to Get Started:
Using Photoshop, create an animated .GIF from 2 of your Kaleidoscopes.
First save 2 of your Kaleidoscopes as .jpgs and place them on your drive.
TO CREATE .GIF in PHOTOSHOP:
TO CREATE .GIF in PHOTOPEA
Create two Kaleidoscope designs from two different images using Photoshop.
Master Artists' Abstract Designs (Slideshow)
Kaleidoscope Tutorial (Video)
BEFORE YOU CREATE YOUR KALEIDOSCOPES
STEPS TO CREATE YOUR KALEIDOSCOPES
SAVING THE FILE TO THE RIGHT SIZE
APPLY THE EFFECT:
Applying Blending Modes: SEE Examples of blend modes below
Save as .PSD and .JPG and turn in the assignment in Classroom -
Turn in the original photo with the final Kaleidoscope .jpg file.
Have fun exploring the blend modes.
Grading Criteria: General Art Rubric
Giuseppe Arcimboldo was an Italian painter who lived circa 1530 to 1593. He was a court painter and portraitist who came to use fantasy in his work. He created allegorical representations of such things as the Four Seasons using animals, fruits, vegetables and other objects as the basic forms comprising the heads of his "people".
Using related objects, create a fantasy "portrait" in the style of Arcimboldo.
Tips to Get Started:
View the works of Arcimboldo.
They can be found at this site:
Self Critique Questions:
Before turning in your work, ask yourself:
Creating Impactful Images
Read this blog post by Ms. Djordjevic on Creating Impactful Images.
Check out these great examples of Forced Perspective
Create an image using photoshop that demonstrated your understanding of photoshop and how to merge multiple images to create a forced perspective work of art. Use original photos that you take to create this ORIGINAL work of art.
Outside of school take photographs of the sky, landscape, and nature
Outside of school take photos of your hands, feet, body in a variety of positions
Search in your camera roll for photographs that you could use. Photos of objects, pets and people are good.
Collage and merge photos together to create your own forced perspective work of art.
Level of creativity
Use of Photoshop