L Nye DCB
L Nye DCB
Lisa O'Kelly Nye
Hayes High School
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CG1 is an introduction to the world of computer generated art, in which creativity is boundless, works of art can be created with precision, changes are easier to make, art is ready for reproduction & sharing. Emphasis will be placed on understanding; image resolution, file types, how to navigate & use Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign & Corel Painter. Advanced levels allow students to continue to explore creative technology and develop their computer graphic skills. An emphasis will be placed on creating original art, to be entered in art shows and continue to refine their portfolio.
This course will introduce students to the art of animation, video games, & the use and power of art, audio and video to communicate. Students will learn to create, edit and share simple videos. We will explore traditional & contemporary animation, create & animate computer generated 3D objects & characters, and look at the concepts of game design.
This course provides an opportunity for exploration, experimentation, and creative expression with a variety of paint media to further develop artistic skills. Emphasis will be placed on developing an understanding of visual expression and response through vocabulary, methods, techniques, and basic art fundamentals.
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