- Self Portrait file due. Illustrator Package folder due “Lastname_self_portrait” to Faculty Boxes/smansfield/Inbox.
- 3A Handtrace. Submit an Illustrator file titled “YourLastName3A.ai” by end of class today to Faculty Boxes/smansfield/Inbox.
- Textbook tutorial “6. Creating an Illustration with the Drawing Tools”
Submit a folder titled “Lastname Tutorial_6” containing your finished tutorial tutorial .ai files to Faculty Boxes/smansfield/Inbox..
Shut down Illustrator. Open up system preferences. Open up Displays- second row. Choose “scaled” Change screen resolution to 1600 x 900.
4A Type in Illustrator
Create a new file with a 2″ x 2″ artboard.
Previewing fonts in Illustrator. Select the text of the font title in the Character panel, use up and down arrows.
Point size, leading
kerning/tracking Kern Type game, design games
keyboard shortcuts: option/arrow keys for kerning, leading
Alignment, Drop Cap
Managing font file location. Packaging
Edit Type as shape using pen tool, direction lines/bezier handles, pathfinder etc.
Introduction to P3 Personal Logotype Project
Design a logotype in Illustrator for yourself using the type tool, editing type as shape.
Submit 4A exercise Package folder titled “Lastname4A” to Faculty Boxes/smansfield/Inbox.
Review of Self Portrait Projects on screen.
Lab Time for Logotype Project.
One on One with instructor.
At end of class. (4:10) Logotype Project progress check.
Package Folder title: “Lastname 4B”
- Textbook: Complete the tutorial “8 ADDING TYPE TO A POSTER”
- Work on your Logo Design.