Learning how to make appealing, yet effective graphic designs is a skill that can be applied in virtually all types of industry. No matter what type of job you may have in the future, applying the elements and principles of design properly to convey the intended message to your audience can help set your work apart from the others. We will start by building a few basic projects that teach you the fundamentals of Adobe Photoshop, then apply those skills to create professional looking advertisements and other artifacts.
If you finish your projects before their due date, and have checked the rubric to make sure you're meeting all of the project requirements, try your hand at an practice project. They are meant to further develop your skills and learn new tools and features, and will count as an extra credit grade when submitted. Show me what you got!
Fruit Face Family
Put your skills to use! Make a fruit family by using a fruit, vegetable, or meat combined with a famous person to make five members of a fruit family! After you have merged a famous person or characters facial features on each of your five fruits, vegetables, or meats, put your fruit family in a scene. Make sure to save this file as a PSD. for your records, then save the file as a JPEG. and submit your final work below. Make sure you name the file: Lastname+first initial+FruitFamily Example: FurseKFruitFamily.