Thursday, August 25, 2022

Week 3 2022 Pen Test

August 29 - September 2, 2022

Assignment: Pen Test
Details: Download the Pen Tool test and practice manipulating curves.

Download: Pen Test

Assignment: Trace a professional Logo (25pts)
Details: download a few logos, open them up in Illustrator and use the pen tool to trace and redraw a couple of logos.

Friday, August 19, 2022

Week 2 2022 Floor Plan

August 22 -  26, 2022

Objective: Using Layers
Assignment (
-House (Floor Plans)

Description: Draw one floor in your house. use layer for walls, doors, windows, furniture and text.

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Week 1c 2022 Nameplate

August 15 -  19, 2022

Objective: Learn how to create and move shapes
Description: Using the pen tool create a Name Plate.
Save As:
Export As:  00_Nameplate_XX.png

Video Tutorial: 

Monday, August 8, 2022

Week 1b 2022 About Me


Objective: Create a Google Doc
Assignment: About Me
Details: Open a new document. take a picture of yourself. Write two sentences about yourself. List two goals you have for this class. List clubs, sports your are in.



Week 1 2022 Welcome

August 15 - 19, 2022

Welcome to Digital Graphics Art Intro. This semester you will be learning how to use Illustrator, Photoshop, Animate, html, Audio, Film editing and many other software programs. Digital Graphics takes patience and practice but can be very rewarding. Each week you will be given an assignment do the best you can do. All of your assignments will be placed in an electronic portfolio.

Every day on the board answer the starter question in the first 5 minutes of class.

1st Day
-Take a picture of yourself
-Write a bio about yourself.
-Write 2 goals for this class.


Illustrator is a Vector based tool used to create logos, clip art, t-shirt designs, and many other graphics. Learned how to use the Selection Tool, Moving objects, creating rectangles, ellipses, changing color of the fill and stroke, Duplicating, rotating. Went over the Zoom tool, Align, and Pathfinder.

-Boxes & Shapes 

Assignment: (

Description: Only using boxes and color create a graphic or image.

Assignment 2: (

-Draw an image using the shapes tool.

Description: Add a background and other details to your shapes image.

Photoshop Assignments