Week 2: Elements and Principles of design: Due 9/4
This weeks homework task is to finish your elements and principles of design thumbnail sketches work sheet.
Step 1: Draw 5 different thumbnail sketches for each of the following (60 squares) Label your drawings.
Line, Shape/Form, Texture, Space/perspective, Pattern, Rhythm/movement, Scale, Balance, Unity, color, value
Step 2: : Create a grid like the one below in your sketchbook. Use a ruler to make straight lines. In each section, draw an outstanding example of the element and principle of design as they intersect. You can use your drawings from the first exercise or create new ideas, please do not just copy the examples below.
Example 1: A design that shows texture and movement could be illustrated by tire tracks. The tracks marks drawing are a texture, and the lines show movement because the eye follows them through the composition.
Example 2: Lines that show contrast could be thin or thin, or you could draw all thin small lines, with a contrasting zigzag line in the middle of them.
Week 4: Grids
Week 2: Keyboard Shortcuts quiz 9/4
Week 3: Adobe TV videos Due 9/11