1 – Identify the elements of design

Define, describe or explain with examples (or your own drawings) the following Elements and Principles of Design:

  1. Elements of design;
Line, Space shape Value Depth
Colour Texture form Tone  

2-  Identify how the elements of design have been used to create a specific graphic design artwork

Discuss the elements of design used in this image from David Carson

3 Use the elements of design to create simple graphic designs

Draw and create (Illustrator Photoshop) postcards with elements of design 2 images required

 

 

 

 

 

 

4 – Identify the principles of design 

You will use either Microsoft Word or your sketchbook to create a review of the Elements/ Principles of Design and compositional techniques.

Contrast, Pattern Balance Repetition
Unity Movement Emphasis Rhythm
Similarity Contrast Dominance Proportion

5 Identify how the principles of design have been used to create a specific graphic design artwork

Discuss how Bauhaus used the Principals of design in this picture

6-  Use the elements of design to create simple graphic designs

Draw and create (Illustrator Photoshop) postcards with elements of design 2 images required

There is a tutorial here http://www.gabali.co.uk/associate-diploma-graphic-design-illustrator/

 

 

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7- Composition techniques

 Define, describe or explain with examples (or your own drawings) the following Elements and Principles of Design:

Symmetry Golden Ratio Rule of Space Simplification
Rule of Third Rule of Odds  

 8- Explain composition in on of these images of Saul Bass

9 Draw a poster in the style of Saul Bass and trace/make it in Illustrator of Photoshop,

10- Draw 2 postcards with good composition techniques.