Project 2:
political alphabet project

Part of what an artist does in society, is to reflect back what is currently going on around them in the world.They absorb the current thoughts of the day, and make them visual.

Taking what is being said/ shown today politically on the internet , grab images and words to create a the meaning of your alphabet letter. Your letter should be a mood/ verb/adjective that refelects what has been happening for the last month politically in the world.

This project is based on what is happenin NOW in current politics.

thnk about

The Rule of three




Finish Tutorial 2 and get it up on the web, linked to your index page.

Pictures in your Name> tut2> images>moon1.jpg and moon2.jpg

Large ( moon images should be 1000 px wide
small (moon1sm.jgp) should be 150 px wide


Take the letter that you have been assigned come up with a word that expresses the word

see examples for ideas. Your idea needs to be approved by Ruth.

This proect will be completed for Mon Feb 27

go on the internet and gather images ( at least 25) that express that word.
put them in a folder Project2 in your working file.

Remember to create a credits page of the location of these images from the internet
in word!
In Class
Image is 800X600 pixels with 72 DPI
Letter Ex "Z" is the upper left hand corner
and is Font Arial Size 100
Resolution Smooth Color ( your pick ex Red)
Word ( or words) on Lower Right hand Corner - FontArial Size 48
resolution Smooth Color (same color or tonal family Ex Red or pink)

To use in Photoshop

Text & Effects,
Think about using other shapes beside boxes, angling images for great
affect, Diagonals, Pushing images forward using the effects shadows and
back using the effects bevel and Emboss

Think about Composition ( how your eye moves around the page.....) and not
making the image too busy.

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