Gallery 4 Document Design

Learning Module 3 focuses on desktop publishing and document design for print media. Students create their own posters, magazine spreads, and self-promotions using Adobe Illustrator. They begin grid design using Adobe InDesign to create professional designs and projects involve the exploration of compositional balance, effective layout, depth, texture, and typography.

Design Projects

Ami Soto

Binzhe He

Joselyn Ojeda

Sandro Rastelli

Lu Jiang

Joselyn Ojeda
Nicole Callazo

Alex Summa

Renata Baptista

Joel Malerba

Alex Wexler
Briana Bednarski

Madeleine Trtan

Ajiah Daley, Poster (above) / Magazine Spread (below)

Joselyn Ojeda

Julie Bowman, Magazine Spread

Krista Lyons Self-Promotion

Renata Baptista, Self-Promotion

 Susan Baxter, Self-Promotion

Adam Pinter, self-promotion

Bruno Rodriguez, Self-Promotion

Jordan Caruso, Self-Promotion

Asif Khan

Alexandra Roe

Binzhe He

Sean Ryan

Hui Shi

Daniella Escalona

Lorraine Franco

Maria Luisa Ciarcia, Athletic Shoebox

Using a Gradient Mesh

Using Live Paint & Fixing Gaps

Illustrator Type Tools

Manipulating Individual Letters in Illustrator

Use the Width Tool to Shape Letters

Warping Text in Illustrator

Unique Type Treatment

The Illustrator Curvature Tool

Terry White's Top Ai Tips

Smoothing with the Pen Tool as You Draw

Using Live Corners

Using the Curvature Tool

Layer Masking Explained

Advanced Masking

Photo Composite Basics

Using Alpha Channels

Using a Clipping Mask

Blending Modes Explained

Creating Realistic Shadows

Adding a Light Source

Changing Light Sources

Masking Hair in Photoshop

Secrets of HDR

Using Color Replacement to Select & Change Colors

A variety of demos of the color replacement tool

Fun with Color Themes

Playing with Complementary Colors

Spot Color

Painting with Color for a Warhol Effect

Match and Replace Colors

Achieving Cinematic Colors in Photoshop with Alpha Channels

Photo Sharpening Tips

Jonathon Klein: World Changing Photos

Or community based creativity?

Photo Artist Eugenio Recuenco

This is photography, not animation!