Text Portrait

TeacherBlair Bauer
Subject AreaPhotoshop
Grade Level6-8
Week #Q3W3
Unit of InstructionIndividual, Class Instruction
Standard(s) Taught

VA.1.C.1.1 Create and discuss works of art that convey personal interests. 

VA.4.C.2.1 Revise artworks to meet established criteria.

VA.68.C.2.4 Use constructive criticism as a purposeful tool for artistic growth. 


Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Students will learn to create imagery using text and displacement layers. The goal for this project is to show students that they can use design to both communicate with others and express themselves. 

Classroom Activities

Students will first work together in teams using cameras provided in class to take headshot style photos of/for each other. 

Students will use a photo of themselves in an individual photoshop assignment.

Once students finish their work they may practice their skills in GMetrix or free-design in photoshop. 

Assignments Due

Text Portrait

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