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Computer Graphics: Maker Club Poster

September 1, 2009 at 8:30 am | Posted in tech | Leave a comment
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Your mission is to create a poster that promotes the new Drake Maker Club.


-regular lasso tool

-layer styles (drop shadow, glow)

-working with multiple layers

-adding test

-edit, free transform

The text should read:


Do you like to take stuff apart?


learn how things work?

Friday, September 4th

lunch room 402

Learn more at the  Drake Maker Club

all are welcome


The poster should include images of homemade gadgets (visit for source) and the Make Magazine logo (  Use at least three separate images.


Techniques – use the following

-magnetic lasso
-quick mask
-filters as needed
-torn paper techniques
-layer styles

Make the new image 7.5 by 10 inches (portrait or landscape, your choice)

Set to 72 dpi

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