CIS120 Illustrator - Homework Notes

All of your homework will be posted on Canvas

Resources:

Find as many resources from Books, Websites, Magazines and TV Shows that will help you "Keep up to speed" in class. You should be able to find at least 10 different resources. (The more resources you find, the better the grade.) C|net Central and Builder.com and Webmonkey are examples of the type of sites you should be looking for. Post this information on Canvas. If you find a site I haven't seen, you will get extra credit. Make sure to tell me what type of info is on these resources.

Name:

Create a simple graphic with your name and different color fonts. You should create 2 artboards or more versions!

You also have to do the examples in the chapter.

Picture:

Create a simple picture using the Shape and Line Tools. You should create 2 artboards or more versions!

You also have to do the examples in the chapter

Face Painting

Using the Shape, Pen and Pen Curvature tools recreate this Face Painting

You also have to do the examples in the chapter .

Cartoon Animal:

Create 2 or more artboards with Cartoon Animals. You should create 2 artboards or more versions!

You also have to do the examples in the chapter .

Post Card:

Create a Postcard (4-1/4 in high6 in long) using Symbols, Shape and Line tools. You should create 2 artboards or more versions!

You also have to do the examples in the chapter.


Run for Office Bumper Sticker:

Create a bumper Sticker (size wise) .The sticker should have your last name that looks patriotic (flag or similar) plus the office you want. (you can makeup an office.) The demensions should be 3.75 in hight by 11.5 in long is a good size. You should create 2 artboards or more versions!

You also have to do the examples in the chapter

Logo:

You must create a logo for a team or product (Suns, Cardinals, Pumas, Car, airplane ..) and this logo needs to use the techniques we have learned to this point plus easily identifiable. You should create 2 artboards or more versions!

Business Card:

Create a Business Card ( 2 in high by 3 in long) using Symbols, Shape and Line tools. You should create 2 artboards or more versions!

You also have to do the examples in the chapter

3D Graphic:

Create a 3D image that uses Perspective and 3D tools. You should create 2 artboards or more versions!

You also have to do the examples in the chapter.

Web Page:

Create two mockups of a simple web-page. You need to have at least 4 links and graphics. You should create 2 or more versions!

You also have to do the examples in the chapter.

Chart

Using the spread sheet data provided. Create a Pie Chart on one art board and a Bar Chart on another. You should create 2 artboards or more versions!


Final Project:

The goal of this assignment is to show me what you have learned in this class! You can create an advertisement poster for PVCC, fake movie poster with you as a character or an advertisement poster for a local sports team (you should post this on their fan site if you choose this option.) You should create 2 artboards or more versions!

Illustrator Tricks:

Find a tutorial or trick on how to do something in Illustrator. Post the trick on Canvas with the location of the tick on the web or book or magazine where you found this trick.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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