Creating new layers
Add to selection
Remove from selection
Quick selection tool
Dodge and burn
Save for Web
Stroke and Fill
Artboards (multiple pages)
Make three H-pattern ring models using illustrator
Print them and cut them out using scissors
to test the fit.
Choose one to cut out and solder together.
VECTORIZE (mini project 2 weeks)
Create a large, wearable, neck-piece using illustrator and the vinyl cutter.
Students will learn Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and the use of the vinyl cutter to make a wearable
that will then be documented through the use of digital photography. Sourced imagery will be
edited/prepped using Photoshop and Illustrator.
Digital photography: SLR versus point and shoot, resolution, processing RAW files.
Photoshop: Importing images, editing images using effects, images adjustments, re-sizing, layers and file formatting
Illustrator: Importing images, Image tracing, vector shapes, brushes, scatter brush, layers, re-sizing and layout tools
Operating a vinyl cutter
Preparing paper models
In our relentless consumer culture how can the temporary bring attention to the sentimental? How long
does jewelry need to last to be impactful?
iconography, cultural identifiers, branding, fashion, tattoos and object location
Margaret de Patta
Tine De Ruysser
Iris van herpen
How much information is needed?
How does wearing your piece differ from branding?
How does the location of your piece on the body better deliver content?
Where does your piece fit in the cannon of jewelry?