All lectures/demonstrations, etc on ASUlearn.

Read the course Syllabus and Calendar above for course assignments and policies.
View the PREZI SYLLABUS with Examples of student work.
Check out Adobe’s online help guide for PHOTOSHOP and ILLUSTRATOR.

Project 1 – Fantasy Appliance – 

Here is Paul Klee’s Twittering Machine.
Here are some examples of RUBE GOLDBERG here.

Get Ed’s Samples folder for Class Demos
Try Masking out this image or this one.

Read the online texts free below.
You need a banner id as well at home, log on free at any ASU Lab computer.

Reading Assignments


Illustrator SEARCH

Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book (2018 release),

Learn Adobe Illustrator CC for Graphic Design and Illustration: Adobe Certified Associate Exam Preparation

Learn about CREATING Documents here.
Learn about Illustraor Panels
Learn about drawing Geometric objects
Learn about Freehand Drawing
Learn about Selection Tools
Learn about Move, Copy & Align objects.
Learn about Fill & Stroke
Learn about how to Transform Objects
Learn about Reshaping Objects
Learn about  Layers
Learn about Image Trace
Learn about Pen Tools
Learn about Combining Paths to create complex shapes.
Learn about Clipping Masks
Learn about Transparency especially look at blending modes


Adobe Photoshop Classroom in a Book (2020 release)

Learn Adobe Photoshop CC for Visual Communication: Adobe Certified Associate Exam Preparation, Second Edition

Adobe Master Class: Advanced Compositing in AdobePhotoshop CC : Bringing the Impossible to Reality with Bret Malley, Second Edition

Learn about Selection Paths Here.
Learn about MASKS here.
Learn about Select and Mask here.
Learn about Adjustment Layers here.
Learn about Channels here.
Learn about Blending Modes here.

Project 2 – Fantasy Appliance

Here is Paul Klee’s Twittering Machine.
Here are some examples of RUBE GOLDBERG here.

Go to the following links and read the photographer’s bios, watch their video interviews (use headphones if possible) and above all look at the work in the gallery sections.

Students should go here to view works by Jerry Uelsmann .
Watch the VIDEO INTERVIEWS here, here, here, and here with Uelsmann and view his images.

Look at Duanne Michals work. Pay special attention to his VISUAL NARRATIVE works. Watch the video interviews.

Look at Hans Neleman’s Photography here. 

David Hockney’s photo collages are interesting in their gestalt compositions. 

Go to the Joel Meyerowitz Site and look at his work and watch his video.

The Starn Twins have an interesting site.

Ruud Van Empel has some interesting work here.