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

Use Some Perspective

Apps Used: Adobe Illustrator

Drawing in perspective is really rewarding. In this unit, we'll explore the different types of perspective available to us.

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.

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Your Assignment

Use a two-point perspective to draw a building. Download a photo of a building. Place it in Illustrator. Lock it on a layer. Create a new layer to draw on. You could always place the building on top, then make it translucent. It can be a corner store, a school, an appartment building, etc…

These are the criteria for your building:

perspective-student-examples

These are an examples of buildings you might draw. Make your own.

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What you'll submit:

Instructions

Make sure your document is named properly:

Appleseed-Johnny-#-Use Some Perspective.ai

Check that there are no placed images in your Links panel. Lastly, go Type > Fine Font.... Make sure the only fonts there are from Adobe Fonts. If there are others, get rid of them.

Now, you're ready to save your file and package it. Go File > Package... and follow the prompts. You'll submit the folder named

Appleseed-Johnny-#-Use Some Perspective.zip