Media 101 Week 10

This week’s Media class is learning about the history of advertising and how persuasive images are used to convince others to purchase products and services. The actual barter trading system has been in play since the beginning of time. Centuries later, persuasive advertising is still happening. It quickly expanded digitally via the internet and sometimes… Continue reading Media 101 Week 10

Fall 2020 Week 5

My Marists’s Digital Toolbox classes are busy creating photoshop collages. We covered how the eraser tool and changing the opacity level can blend images together using Photoshop. It is amazing to see their creativity at work through their designs. They will be adding their collage projects to their WordPress website. I am encouraging students to… Continue reading Fall 2020 Week 5

Photo Collages

This week in my digital art class students are creating photo collages. It is really amazing to see how they challenge themselves to do harder tutorials Photoshop projects. They are given the chance to apply the different design principles they have learned as well. Next, we will be moving into InDesign for a digital print… Continue reading Photo Collages

Principles of Design

My Marist College's Digital Toolbox class is covering the different digital design principles. The class is learning The basics of Photoshop as they created mood boards last week and this week they will be designing wireframes of their website. Adobe Photoshop has excellent tutorials which the students are also reviewing on their own during lab… Continue reading Principles of Design