Teen Tech Entrepreneurs

October 12, 2009 at 3:29 pm | Posted in tech | Leave a comment

Follow the link:

http://www.techcrunch.com/2009/10/10/ten-teen-entrepreneurs-to-watch/

CG: Package Design

October 8, 2009 at 8:44 am | Posted in tech | Leave a comment

Your mission is to create a package design in Photoshop using one of the many templates available.  Templates are on the N drive->Computer Graphics->packaging.

Your final product will be a full color, assembled version of your package design.

You choose:

-the product you wish to package

-the package layout.

Each package design must have:

-at least three images

-text that indicates the product name, description and price.  Ingredients?

-at least two colors

-a barcode

-all sides – including the bottom – must have color or graphics

PART ONE

1. Choose a package template.

2. Copy it to your H drive and print it out.

3. Draw – yes, draw- your design on the template and then put it together.  Use scissors and tape.  Use markers if you want to add color.  Or just label colors in your design.

PART TWO

1. Open your template in Photoshop.  You MAY have to switch it to RGB.

2. Make a copy of the background layer.

3. Recreate your draft design in Photoshop.

Inspiration

http://www.thedieline.com/

http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2008/06/02/beautiful-and-expressive-packaging-design/

http://www.packagingoftheworld.com/

Intro to Computers Quiz

October 5, 2009 at 1:16 pm | Posted in tech | Leave a comment

Today’s Computer Ports Quiz – click here

CG: Personal Logo Assignment

October 5, 2009 at 7:56 am | Posted in tech | Leave a comment


Using your Photoshop skills you will create four personal logos that reflect your interests, who you are, etc.
Follow these guidelines:

-use your name or initials as part of the logo.
-use at least one effect on your logo.
-use at least two colors in your logo.
-each logo should be at least 3 inches square and no larger than 5 inches square. You can make the logo rectangular, circular, etc.
-at least one of your logos should have an image as part of the design.
-when you are done arrange all logos into one Photoshop file

Take a look at the creative process that this graphic artist used in developing his own logo.

Man has two RFID tags in his body

October 4, 2009 at 2:20 pm | Posted in tech | Leave a comment

Check out the video starting at 1:30.

Man has two RFID tags in his body

October 4, 2009 at 2:17 pm | Posted in tech | Leave a comment

Check out the video starting at 1:30.

Man has two RFID tags in his body

October 4, 2009 at 2:15 pm | Posted in tech | Leave a comment

October 3, 2009 at 8:41 pm | Posted in tech | Leave a comment

Model Space Shuttle With Firing Rockets

This is a homemade 1/72 flying model of the Space Shuttle. Watch til the end. Amazing.

October 2, 2009 at 9:20 pm | Posted in tech | Leave a comment

Baby Motor Chairs

This is amazing footage. Not laughable at all; this shows the value that robotics can bring to even the very young.

Combine Faces Assignment

October 1, 2009 at 9:00 am | Posted in tech | Leave a comment

Follow the link for the Combine Faces Assignment

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