Digital Art and Animation
igital Art and Animation consists of computer images and animations created with digital imaging software. Digital Art and Animation has applications in many careers, including graphic design, advertising, web design, animation, corporate communications, illustration, character development, script writing, storyboarding, directing, producing, inking, project management, editing, and the magazine, television, film, and game industries. Students in this course will produce various real-world projects and animations. The six strands include creativity and innovation; communiction and collaboration; research and information fluency; critical thinking; problem solving, and decision making; digital citizenship; and technology operations and concepts.

Software:  Adobe CC 2019 Illustrator, Photoshop, Premiere and Dreamweaver


Weekly Lesson Plans:

Monday, September 28

Introduction to Digital Design and Illustration

Techniques for Selecting Artwork

  • Review the magic wand tool pages 46 - 47
  • Select Similar Objects
  • Select in Outline Mode
  • Align Objects
  • Work with Groups
  • Explore Object Arrangements
    • Pages 48 - 59

Assign Partners for Presentation Project Topics

  • Developing Employability Skills
  • Using Technology Ethically

Tuesday, September 29

Wednesday, September 30

Introduction to Digital Design and Illustration

Start PowerPoint or Google Slide on Project Topics

  • Include: Backgrounds, graphics, title slide
  • Developing Employability Skills pages 59 - 61
  • Using Technology Ethically pages 62 - 64
If presentations are completed with time remaining we will start presenting.

    Thursday, October 1

    Friday, October 2

    Staff Development