This unit focuses on the field of graphic design. Students become graphic designers and create graphic posters on Adobe Spark by using colors, shapes, and fonts. Considering content and composition, graphic designers should clearly communicate an original message. The visual components of the design should help the viewer understand the message and should be pleasing to the eye.
Students will be able to
Media Arts Standards
Anchor Standard #3: Refine and complete artistic work.
Anchor Standard #5: Develop and refine artistic techniques and work for presentation.
Anchor Standard #9: Apply criteria to evaluate artistic work.
Anchor Standard #10: Synthesize and relate knowledge and personal experiences to make art
Content - cohesive photos, text, and graphics are included in final design
Composition - design uses one of the compositional techniques
Rule of Thirds
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