A studio art exploration that focuses on the aesthetic concepts of vector image-making and continued development of raster painting. Type and output are addressed. Students create content-driven projects using conventional and computer aided processes, including the scanner, pen tablet, digital camera, and digital printer. Students gain a working understanding of Illustrator and Painter.
Prerequisite(s): ART 120 Digital Media 1.
This course will serve as an overview of working with digital technologies. Topics covered wil be: design, illustration, photography, web design and digital motion. Software programs covered include: Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and Dreamweaver and Premiere Elements. Professional photographic lighting techniques and the operation of a DSLR camera. Students will also learn creative problem solving methods including various methods for ideation and prototyping. Students will be exposed to creative applications.