Algonquin College Graphic Design Program Computer Graphics Course Curriculum Algonquin College Graphic Design Program Computer Graphics Course Curriculum

Unleash Your Inner Vectors

Apps Used: Adobe Illustrator

Your job is to draw your own image, scan it, then use Image Trace to vectorize it. Once it's vectors, use Live Paint and Edit Colours to create a total of three different colour variations.

This is a summative assignment

It evaluates your mastery of the skills in this instructional unit. This assignment contributes to your final grade in the course. You will earn a letter grade.

Your Grading System

Video Tutorials

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Your Assignment

The subject of your sketch must be an original character. Don’t use someone else’s artwork. Make sure your sketch has closed strokes, like the piggie example we used in class. The goal here is to use the Image Trace function in Illustrator.

The process:

My Image Trace

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What you'll submit:

Instructions

You need to provide all your work in an organized fashion.

Name your main Illustrator file:

Appleseed-Johnny-#-vectors.ai

Include the scan/photo of the original hand-rendered drawing + the cleaned up Photohsop image file.

Double-check that your submission looks like this.

Name the submission folder:

Appleseed-Johnny-#-vectors