Vector Images

In this project you will be learning about graphics creation with Adobe Illustrator.

Vector Images

Bronze Criteria

  • You know the difference between Vector and Bitmap image types
  • You can use basic vector drawing tools to produce simple shapes, straight and curved lines
  • You can adjust the fill and stroke colours of objects you have created

Silver Criteria

  • You can explain the difference between Vector and Bitmap image types
  • You can use a range of vector drawing tools to produce a variety of shapes and lines
  • You can use vector drawing tools accurately and appropriately to recreate the examples given in the tutorials
  • You can use a variety of vector drawing tools to create vector elements to a brief
  • You can apply some advanced techniques to your vector elements (examples: gradients, compound paths, transparency, text outlining etc.)

Gold Criteria

  • You can explain the differences between Vector and Bitmap images types and the advantages of each
  • You can explain the tools you have used to create your own vector elements and justify why certain tools were selected over others
  • You can evaluate and improve your own work based on peer feedback

Vocabulary

Stretch

Homework

Project Booklet
Everything you need in one place…

All of the work you will complete in this project is contained in the Interactive PDF booklet below. You should begin by saving this to your home directory.

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Task Videos
The tutorial videos you will need for each task…
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