For my final Illustrator project, I decided to do a card series of four superheroes. On each card, I made the superhero’s logo on the sides with their superhero name and their real name on the top and bottom. Each of the super heroes I used a picture I found online to trace the characters […]Read more "Final Illustrator Poster Design – Card Series"
This was a simple project where I traced a pair and a leaf to go on it and then used patterns, textures and colors to make a small scene. Adding the grass, rock, clouds, leaf, and bugs were part of the “symbols” tab that made for a quick realistic design. Even the gradient in the […]Read more "Pear"
For this project, I traced 9 of some of my favorite logos. This allowed me to understand the pen tool and how graphic designers are able to make custom designs. I made the background into a pattern like type, but if I were to do this project again, I would try to focus on the […]Read more "Logos"
This project was to learn how to create custom shapes with the shape tool, color them, use gradients, use patterns, and use reflection tools. I found this project very useful and it helped me later in the class. To keep an interesting look, I made the backgrounds the same for each grouping so that the […]Read more "Color and Grid"
This project was my first Illustrator project where, on my own, I learned how to use the pen tool as well as several other features. After searching on Google, I was able to find this interesting tutorial that taught me many features such as coloring, text-boxes and the pen tool. This project helped me get […]Read more "Illustrator Tutorial"
This picture is meant to be a poster for people to see the hazards of distracted driving. The idea behind this is that texting or drinking and driving equals a terrible car accident. To create the image, I used selection tools for each of the cars, the keys, the phone and beer glass. I then […]Read more "Social Awareness Campaign Poster"
This piece had two original pictures. I wanted to make the picture look like both dogs were looking the same direction and interested in the same thing. I had to take the dog on the right from “Original 2” and put him in the position of the dog on the right in “Original 1.” After […]Read more "Retouching"
This project was to demonstrate my skills with masking and selection tools. The original picture had a blue sky behind the mountain, I edit the picture to make it look like it was a night sky above the mountain. I then noticed that the reflection in the water was not the same sky as the […]Read more "Layer Mask Composition"
For this piece, I took my original selection assignment and rearranged some of the pictures. When doing this rearranging, I also used layer masks to delete parts of each image, but not permanently deleting the pixels. To finish the project, I added a night sky background to make the change more dramatic.Read more "Selection Assignment Redesign"
This piece was to have the theme of winter and Christmas. By using selection tools and cutting out the background of each original picture, I was able to add just the subject that I wanted to this final piece.Read more "Selections Assignment"