As Creative Computer Artists you have choices! Please select two projects to work on and complete. Read them carefully and decide what is the best assignment to challenge your skills and creative thinking!
Here is a link to the assignments:
Create a poster about Protecting Burlington's Conservation Areas.
The poster can either list the conservation areas rules or focus on just one
(example: No Littering), or it could simply explain why they are important.
Gather examples and resources to see how other artists deal with this topic
Sketch ideas after research
Select the most unique and uncommon idea
Use Photoshop to create your image
Learn the text tool and how to utilize test to convey a message
Project: Create a surrealist (dream) image.
Dimensions: At least letter size (8.5 x 11 inches)
Resolution: 300 ppi
Color Mode: RGB or CMYK
Use two original photos
You must appear in the artwork
A cultural movement beginning the 1920s that uses visual imagery from the subconscious mind to create art without the intention of logic.
Elements present in surrealist imagery:
View the work of Erik Johansson, a modern surrealist photographer:
Art History Challenge:
Create a well designed collage using Canva or Adobe Spark (poster) of one of the above listed artists include the following:
Image size: 8.5" x 11"
Resolution: 72 dpi
Upload completed collage into google classroom
Check out these great examples of Forced Perspective
Create a image using photoshop that demonstrated your understanding of photoshop and how to merge two images to create a forced perspective work of art.
Select a partner that is at the opposite level of you
Work together to create a forced perspective work of art
Level of creativity
Use of Photoshop
Check out these great examples of art created by BHS students in Digital Art
Objective: Demonstrate your understanding of composition
Materials • Cameras • Small objects like paperclips or rubber bands
• Composition is a key secret to making great art.
• Composition can make even boring objects look interesting.
• You are challenged to prove that even objects like paperclips and rubber bands can become interesting when arranged well.
Check out the art work by Steve Axford.
Get into groups of three or four students- Make sure that your group has an expert in it.
Get objects that are quite simple
Work together to come up with four pictures of their objects with strong compositions.
Edit as you go.
It often takes multiple tries to get a winning shot
Place the four examples into a presentation and label each example- You may use Adobe Spark, Google Slides or other presentation.
Turn this into classroom
Types of Compositions:
Rule of Thirds
Figure to Ground
Fill the Frame
Center the Dominant Eye
Patterns and Repetition
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