I've been a teacher for 10 yrs now, and I know there is a small niche group of art teachers out there. Then within that group there is a subset of us teaching digital art. I realized after switching to high school last year that it was such a tough time. I had to rethink … Continue reading Faking it till you make it?
I've started having my students create their own logo designs for their own personal brand or a company they would like to own in the future. I had them fill out a worksheet that I created and then I have them create their own mind map that connects to them. It is like a mood … Continue reading Graphic Design Wk 11
I started having students use Adobe Animate CC to create a bouncing character. It's a lot like the bouncing ball animation we did in Photoshop CC 2019 at the beginning of the year. Next year I feel more confident about having students work mainly in Adobe Animate. It took me time to build up … Continue reading Animation Wk 10
I noticed on my pinterest account that they added pincodes. I figured I would try it out. I could see this being a great way to share your lessons and people in the real world. I did a workshop once at the Georgia Art Educators Association in Macon, GA, and I had 75 attendees. That's … Continue reading Pinterest Pincodes
Man the year is flying by. I'm at a loss for what week I'm on only that we are currently working on Rotoscoping in Photoshop CC. Rotoscoping is an animation technique of tracing video footage frame-by-frame. It is pretty tedious. I've taught this for the 4th semester. I think I'm getting better at explaining how … Continue reading Animation Wk # I’m not sure anymore
I posted my freebie Behavior Crayons on my TPT store. This is for elementary art teachers.
I'm not going to post lessons this week. I'm in a starting phase next week, and I would like to post some image as well when they are finished. I decided to make a purchase of some new art supplies. I'm teaching a beginning drawing class at Georgia Southern University for the Continuing Edu Classes … Continue reading Dickblick.com