Dig 1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KBTcgUo4aH8

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9epsoCOMvkc

2-20-24  Continued

Objective: Students will be able to complete GMetrix practice tests. These will count as test grades.

Link to Files


2-12-24

Objective: Certified Students Only - Create the GLASS PLANET by following the video tutorial. 













https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KBTcgUo4aH8

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9epsoCOMvkc

2-5-24  Continued

Objective: Students will be able to complete GMetrix practice tests. These will count as test grades.

















1-29-24  Continued

Objective: Students will be able to complete the custom lessons using Adobe Illustrator. This will be counted as a quiz grade!

Link to Video Tutorial

Link to Files



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9vQNZhO3bFs&list=PLppdXMxxclHDC8YLkpHUc2ePyR6ykDHQM&index=4

https://youtu.be/rSG9B9llj68

1-22-24  Continued

Objective: Students will be able to continue working on lessons in the book with Adobe Illustrator. 

Link to all files This link includes all the lesson files.  


Link to Lesson 2 Video This video is for all of lesson 2

Link to Lesson 3 Video This video is for all of lesson 3

Link to Lesson 4 Video This video is for all of lesson 4

Link to Lesson 5 Video This video is for all of lesson 5
























1-8-24  Continued thru 1-16-24  

Objective: Students will be able to create a text effect with fire flames in Illustrator. (Difficulty Level - Intermediate).

Link to Video


See Helper files and info...

Tips: 

Helper Files































Dig 1 Semester Exam 2023 v1 - Part 1

Part 1 (Quia Test)  https://www.quia.com/quiz/8444278.html

Part 2 (Photoshop Exam)  Download PS Files Part 2



12-18  Continued

Objective: Students will be able to create custom artwork that appears as if it is popping off the page. This can be anything you like. Once you have completed this, use what you learned and create a Godzilla Vs. Thanos 3 poster (11 in by 17 in, 300 res). For some this will be an additional poster to what you already have, just BETTER!























12-4-23  Continued

Objective: Students will be able to create a custom eyeball, then, recreate Charlie Brown, and add the custom eye(s) in Adobe Illustrator. All students must complete this project in Illustrator. See Video Tutorial to create the eye.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RKuF2y5ekBo

Helper Files





















11-27-23  Continued

Objective: Students will be able to continue working on lessons in the book with Adobe Illustrator. All students past lesson 3 must build the reindeer in Illustrator, and animate it in Photoshop. 


Link to files this link includes lesson files for 3, 4, 5, & 6.  Videos for lesson 3 will be uploaded this week.

Link to Lesson 2 Video This video is for all of lesson 2

Link to Lesson 3 Video This video is for all of lesson 3

Link to Lesson 4 Video This video is for all of lesson 4

Link to Lesson 5 Video This video is for all of lesson 5

















11-7-23

Objective:Students will be able to begin learning Adobe Illustrator by completing assignments in the book (start with Lesson00).  

Link to files

Link to Video - Editing Shapes

Link to Video - Combine Shapes

Link to Video - Applying & Editing Color



Lessons 1, 2   |  Adobe Illustrator Classroom in a Book 2022 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VHPTJUWA4j8&list=PLWDSPzNVZFphZtR1xeru0Sj97SU186map




11-6-23

Objective: Students will be able to create a super easy character using Adobe Illustrator by following the video tutorial.


Cat tutorial in Adobe Illustrator - 1 minute tutorial for beginner

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eRxIlrRwA1k
















Click Here to submit your Certiport Username & Password information.


10-16-23 through 11-3-23

Objective: Students will be able to work in GMetrix and complete Practice Tests 2, then 3, then back to 1 in practice mode before advancing to test mode. This will be counted as test grades. 


1) Start with Test 2 in Practice mode, then Test Mode

2) Once you have completed Test 2, move on to Test 3.

Example Videos:

Practice Test 2

Practice Test 3

Practice Test 1


Ace the ACA Photoshop CC 2020 Certification Test! / Tips + Tricks for Design Students https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZKFbEY3dUYo


Adobe Photoshop 2022 Cert Exam Review: Part 2

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YppXnJmrAbI




10-10 to 10-13

Objective: Students will be able to learn to create custom artwork using the pen tool. Start with the pear, then try to create the dog.

(Difficulty Level: Medium to High)

Basic curvature pen tutorial

























Spirit Week Projects were:

1) Trifold    2) Curriculum Guide and/or Animation 

Logo Project (Practice and Custom)

10-2

Objective: Students will be able to organize the files on their computer and condense all 9 weeks into one folder. In addition, students will understand how to save files to the correct folder on the desktop. This is a graded assignment!






















9-25

Objective: Students will be able to create a professional logo (practice logo) by following the tutorial. You will be required to create your own logo once you have created the practice logo (see me for specifics). 


PS Logo Tutorial

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EDHrK7Z1OJw&t=4s

Background File

https://drive.google.com/file/d/15wncnNy0SoCZ9DNIKVTDgbYEaMgu3_8C/view?usp=sharing

Extra Notes

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1nBpxtK0rBfShDNCd18BtM-lOzl25kuqu/view?usp=sharing












9-18 to 9-? 

Objective: Students will be able to create an original version of the school curriculum guide (see dimensions below)















Sorry 3rd Period, I will take care of you on Monday or Tuesday for sure!


9-13-23  

Objective: Students will be able to work on the GmetrixSMSe practice test 2 until Monday. If you can, work on the Advanced exercise. Please do one or the other!


Here is the Gmetrix Practice Test 1 Video

It is best to watch it in HD!


9-11-23  

Objective: Students will be able to work on the GmetrixSMSe practice test. Your last day to take the test in test mode is on 9-14.


***DO NOT CHOOSE LOG IN WITH GOOGLE!***



Advanced Exercise

You will have to locate photos online to use for this project. Watch the video tutorial. You can recreate the trifold, or customize it to your liking, but it must be a business trifold that looks professional (text, images, logo, and layout).

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2E7_U2zfYd8
















8-32-23  to  9-8-23  

Objective: Students will be able to work on the GmetrixSMSe practice test. 


***DO NOT CHOOSE LOG IN WITH GOOGLE!***






















8-28-23  to  8-30-23  

Objective: Students will be able to work on the Gmetrix practice test. Remember that you have a quiz on Wednesday.


I already made an account for you!


***DO NOT CHOOSE LOG IN WITH GOOGLE!***

Advanced Exercises: Download files here

The books are up front in the book case.





















8-22-23    

Objective: Students will be able to recreate the Medical Assistant Logo using the skills learned thus far in Photoshop.

***Download files***


Step 1 - Create a document 10 X 10 inches, 300 resolution, CMYK.

Step 2 -  Lay out your design with 4 circles (Outer with stroke, inner with stroke, and the two small buttons without a stroke. Lock these layers.

Step 3 - Add the text and Arc the text using the horizontal bend (See Screenshot) - Don't use Arc Lower or Arc Upper...as it has limitations.

Step 4 - Place the Heart, the Cross, and the Medical Staff (you will have to resize these using Edit > Free Transform or CMD & T shortcut keys)

Step 5 - Double click the layer with the Medical Staff, and select a texture close to the one you see. Do the same for the two buttons.


Your logo project is now complete if you did it correctly. Remember to create new layers as you add to your logo. This will make things seem easy to you!























8-21-23       

Objective: Students will be able to modify the phone booth PSD making it look like the completed example seen below.

 

Part 1 - Follow the steps below


Phone Booth PSD Download   


1) Download and open up the Telephone Booth image in Photoshop.

2) Select the image using the QUICK SELECTION tool.

3) Copy the selection, then paste the selection (Edit > Copy, Edit > Paste).

4) Change the color and add the selection back to the original photo like in the example.

5) Resize your your additional phonebooths to make them look more realistic. Objects further away appear to be smaller. 

6) Add three additional pigeons to the photograph (select, copy, paste). You should now have a total of six pigeons.

7) Finally, add your name to the photo.


















https://www.quia.com/quiz/8376704.html

5-8 to 5-19

Objective: Students will be able to complete the PHOTO MANIPULATION PROJECT in Adobe Photoshop. 

Link to files

Link to Video


















Certified Students Only - Click on the Certified Students tab to view your lesson.

4-17 

Objective: Students will be able to learn how to experiment with color choices and edit colors nondestructively by using Fill layers in Adobe Photoshop. Click on the image link below. 

***This exercise should be easy to complete. Once you have completed it, move on to How To Make Your Own Photography Logo and Watermark.***









4-3

Objective: Students will be able to log into GMETRIX and prepare for the Photoshop certification exam. It should only take about two weeks of preparation. 
















3-28 

Objective:  Students will be able to recreate the hunting dog using their photoshop skills. Have Fun!















3-13 to 3-17

Objective: Students will be able to create a GMETRIX ACCOUNT and prepare for the Photoshop certification exam. It should only take about two weeks of preparation. 














3-13 to 3-17

Objective: Students will be able to create a custom logo. Follow the tutorial to create the logo. Once completed, pick where you left off on the Certified student assignments. 

(Difficulty Level: low)





3-7 to 3-10

Objective: Students will be able to learn to create custom artwork using the pen tool. 

(Difficulty Level: Medium to High)










2-28 to 3-6 

Objective: Students will be able to manipulate photos to create custom artwork for print media. 

(Difficulty Level: Medium)


Lesson Files


















2-21-23 

Objective: All students will be able to complete the Dark Lady photoshop project. Follow the directions and save as you go!


Download Files Here

Curves Adjustment Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3uIXRvFYKYM

















https://ctconline.certification-partners.com/ctconline-ciw/pages/logout.action

http://www.quia.com/quiz/8334029.html 

2-6-23 

Objective: Students will be able to practice for their certification exam. ***Your progress will be graded on Wednesday and you will have a cert-prep Quiz on Friday.*** Your goal should be 90 or higher!

















http://www.quia.com/quiz/8334029.html 


https://ctconline.certification-partners.com/ctconline-ciw/pages/logout.action

http://www.quia.com/quiz/8334029.html

1-30 

Objective: Students will be able to complete CIW and move on to the practice test for the certification exam. You will be graded on your progress this Wednesday. ***Your progress will be graded on Wednesday and you will have a cert-prep Test on Friday.*** Your goal should be 90 or higher on practice test A (see me when finished)!


http://www.quia.com/quiz/8334029.html 




















As of 1-20-2023, Fifth Period took first place for highest Dig1 GPA.           

First period has been in 1st place all year until 7th period took 1st place during the last few weeks of 2nd quarter! 

For the first time this year, 5th period has taken 1st place. Let's see if 1st period will take it back.  

15232-awb2023-74254

http://www.quia.com/quiz/8334029.html 


1-23 to 1-27

Objective: Students will be able to complete CIW. You will be graded on your progress this Wednesday (Cards, Quizzes, & Knowledge Checks). ***You will have a 20-question QUIZ on Friday on lessons 9 & 10.***   

https://ciw.ucertify.com























15232-awb2023-74254


1-17 

Objective: Students will be able to work towards completing CIW. You will be graded on your progress this Wednesday (Cards, Quizzes, & Knowledge Checks). ***You will have a 25-question test Friday on lessons 7 & 8.***   

https://ciw.ucertify.com
















1-13-23  QUIZ 

Objective: Students will be able to complete the PS Quiz.



your image should be SHARP! not fuzzy or pixelated like the example on the left! 



















1-9 to 1-13  2nd Semester 

Objective: Students will be able to create advanced Graphic Design artwork by following the Photoshop tutorials. A progress grade will be taken today and you have a quiz on Friday.


Click Here to download the files.

Click Here to download the tutorial. 






















For Harmoni Only - Download


12-12 to 12-21 

Objective: Students will be able to take / prepare for their Semester Exams

https://ciw.ucertify.com

















11-28 to 12-5 

Objective: Students will be able to complete their magazine using the specifications listed belowNote: most students should be picking up where they left off. 


























11-14 

Objective: Students will be able to prepare for the retake of the test. Others should continue working in CIW/uCertify focusing on completing all unfinished lessons. 

https://ciw.ucertify.com

Test Prep Tutorial














11-7 

Objective: Students will be able to continue working in CIW/uCertify focusing on completing all unfinished lessons. You need all green dots all the way across. 

https://ciw.ucertify.com















11-1 

Objective: Students will be able to complete their magazine using the specifications listed below

















***Your test has been postponed until???***

10-31 

Objective: Students will be able to create a clipping mask using text, and see if is looks good on your curriculum guide cover. If it looks good, keep it. You have to click on the image below to view the video tutorial.

















10-20 to 10-26 

Objective: Students will be able to create an original version of the school curriculum guide (see dimensions below). Remember that CIW takes precedence! ***You will have a 40-question test on lessons 1 through 6.***  



10-19 

Objective: Students will be able to continue working in CIW focusing on completing all unfinished lessons. You need all green dots all the way across. I will come around and grade your Christmas cards today.











10-18 to 10-21 

Objective: Students will be able to continue working in CIW focusing on completing lessons 3, 4, & 5. You will be graded on 3, 4, & 5 this week (Cards, Quizzes, & Knowledge Checks). ***You will have a 40-question test next week on lessons 1 through 6.***   

https://ciw.ucertify.com














10-17 

Objective: Students will be able to continue working in CIW focusing on completing all unfinished lessons. You need all green dots all the way across. I will come around and grade your Christmas cards today.

https://ciw.ucertify.com













10-11

Objective: Students will be able to create a custom designed Holiday Card (freestyle). Your design will be for the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office.

https://pixabay.com/images/search/holiday%20christmas/?manual_search=1 




















10-3

Objective: Students will be able to complete Lessons 1, 2, & 3 in uCertify. Your test grade will be taken from your quiz scores in lessons 1, 2, & 3. https://ciw.ucertify.com


Advanced Exercise

You will have to locate photos to use for this project. Watch the video tutorial.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2E7_U2zfYd8



9-26 

Objective: Students will be able to complete Lesson 1, and move on to Lesson 2, etc. I will collect a Quiz grade from your quiz average for Lessons 1 & 2 this week. NEXT WEEK you will have a test on Lessons 1, 2, & 3.   https://ciw.ucertify.com

Advanced Exercise

You will have to locate photos to use for this project. Watch the video tutorial.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2E7_U2zfYd8
















9-21 to 9-23

Objective: Students will be able to complete create their accounts and complete the Pre Assessment, then move on to Lesson 1.

https://ciw.ucertify.com













9-20

Objective: Students will be able to complete Glowing Effect project by following the tutorial.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IMOQgO9EgJc

9-16 to 9-19  

Objective: Students will be able to complete Simulation Test 1 in TEST mode. Once you have completed your test, continue with the video tutorial. We should have access to our curriculum this week. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g3qe4rDw1XU&t=830s

Download Files


















9-12 to 9-16  

Objective: Students will be able to complete Simulation Test 1 in practice mode and then advance to test mode. Once you have made a 900 or higher, continue to the Blending Images PS tutorial below.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g3qe4rDw1XU&t=830s









9-12 to 9-16  

Objective: Students will be able to complete Simulation Test 1 in practice mode and then advance to test mode. This will be counted as a test grade. 


1) Start with Simulation Test 1 in Practice mode, then Test Mode

2) Once you have completed Simulation Test 1, move on to Simulation Test 2.


























9-8    

Objective: Students will be able to create a basic animation in Photoshop. If you  have not completed the other exercises, finish those first.

Advanced Animation Tutorial #1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=13owc4iGJH4&t=200s






9-7    

Objective: Students will be able to recreate the Medical Assistant Logo using the skills learned thus far in Photoshop.

***Download files***


Step 1 - Create a document 10 X 10 inches, 300 resolution, CMYK.

Step 2 -  Lay out your design with 4 circles (Outer with stroke, inner with stroke, and the two small buttons without a stroke. Lock these layers.

Step 3 - Add the text and Arc the text using the horizontal bend (See Screenshot) - Don't use Arc Lower or Arc Upper...as it has limitations.

Step 4 - Place the Heart, the Cross, and the Medical Staff (you will have to resize these using Edit > Free Transform or CMD & T shortcut keys)

Step 5 - Double click the layer with the Medical Staff, and select a texture close to the one you see. Do the same for the two buttons.


Your logo project is now complete if you did it correctly. Remember to create new layers as you add to your logo. This will make things seem easy to you!



















9-6    

Objective: Students will be able to create a neon graphic by following the video tutorial. Follow the tutorial as best you can. Everything you will need has been placed in the folder. You can skip adding the grain textures.

Download this folder - it has the files and the video as well.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3JxCbwn-6bQ



















8-29         

Objective: Students will be able to complete lessons 3 & 4 in the book. 

You will have your first QUIZ this week! 


Click Here: https://www.quia.com/quiz/7387458.html

https://education.minecraft.net/en-us/get-started



This is the online version of Photoshop: https://photoshop.adobe.com/  Just in case you need to work at home.


Lessons 1, 2, & 3 Download Files

Lessons 4, 5, & 6 Download Files
















8-14 through 8-26

Objective: Students will be able to recreate the lion shown below. 

This is a graded assignment!  Do your own work, save as you go, don't rush perfection.











8-22         

Objective: Students will be able to complete lessons 1 & 2 in the book.


Download Files
























8-17 thru 8-19        

Objective: Students will be able to create a penguin with shapes using Edit > Transform > Warp. 

 

Follow the steps below






















8-15 thru 8-16         

Objective: Students will be able to modify the phone booth PSD making it look like the completed example seen below.

 

Part 1 - Follow the steps below


Phone Booth PSD Download   


1) Download and open up the Telephone Booth image in Photoshop.

2) Select the image using the QUICK SELECTION tool.

3) Copy the selection, then paste the selection (Edit > Copy, Edit > Paste).

4) Change the color and add the selection back to the original photo like in the example.

5) Resize your your additional phonebooths to make them look more realistic. Objects further away appear to be smaller. 

6) Add three additional pigeons to the photograph (select, copy, paste). You should now have a total of six pigeons.

7) Finally, add your name to the photo.





Part 2 - PS Tutorial for Beginners 2022





Part 3 - Advanced Exercise

When you finish the phone booths, create the sail boat shown below. 







Part 4 - Photopea Tutorial

https://www.photopea.com/







9-12 to 9-16  

Objective: Students will be able to create a GMetrix account and complete the practice test. This will be counted as a test grade. 


1) Create your account: https://gmetrix.net/Public/Register.aspx

2) Redeem the access code

3) Start with Simulation Test 1 in Practice mode.








3-7 to 3-10

Objective: Students will be able to learn to create custom artwork using the pen tool

(Difficulty Level: Medium to High)

Click Here to submit your Certiport Username and password information.


10-16-23 through 10-20-23

Objective: Students will be able to work in GMetrix and complete Practice Tests 2, then 3, and then back to 1 in practice mode before advancing to test mode. This will be counted as test grades. 


1) Start with Test 2 in Practice mode, then Test Mode

2) Once you have completed Test 2, move on to Test 3.

Example Videos:

Practice Test 2

Practice Test 3

Practice Test 1

Ace the ACA Photoshop CC 2020 Certification Test! / Tips + Tricks for Design Students https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZKFbEY3dUYo