Unit 5



  • From last week’s homework. Textbook: Complete the tutorial “8 ADDING TYPE TO A POSTER”
    Submit a folder titled “Lastname Tutorial8” containing your finished tutorial tutorial .ai files.

Shut down Illustrator. Open up system preferences. Open up Displays- second row. Choose “scaled” Change screen resolution to 1600 x 900.

5A Misc Illustration tools and functions

Gradients, blends, Appearance panel, effects, Graphic Styles intro

Introduction to Project 4: Croquii/Character Project.

Project description found in right sidebar.


Student Progress Report/Midterm Grade, 3A Handtrace review.

I deliver information which assists students in developing competencies. I assign assignments which give the opportunity to demonstrate those competencies. I provide a verbal, written, online and printed description of those competencies. I assess those assignments.

If you would like to ask me to review your assignment again, please email me with the grade book item description and a hotlink to each specific assignment and I will take another look.

Midterm grades are submitted before class next week.

If it is important to you, submit missing project files or resubmit project files to specification by the end of class today.

Lab time for Logotype Project and for Croqui/Character project research.

5B Progress Check:

Logotype project package.


  1. Textbook: Complete the tutorial “4 EDITING AND COMBINING SHAPES AND

    PATHS ” Submit your finished tutorial tutorial .ai file as “Lastname Tutorial4.ai” next week.

  2. Finish your Logo Design. Due at beginning of class.