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Workshop Resources - Digital Drawing

Advancing with Illustrator Workshop Resource

illustrator logoThis VCV workshop is supplied as a downloadable film and work tasks, to watch and share with your students.

Advancing with Illustrator is a filmed resource that is suitable for teachers who are looking to expand their Adobe Illustrator skills and for students who have basic skills with Illustrator.
(This resource was supplied as a gift to the 2020 VCV members, and is now available for all others to purchase.)

This resource builds on the skills covered in the Beginning with Illustrator resource, but can also be used by those with basic Illustrator skills.

The skills covered in the filmed workshops are applicable for the following year levels and Outcomes:

  • Year 9
  • Year 10
  • Unit 1 Outcome 1
  • Unit 2 Outcome 1
  • The pattern repeat tool is applicable in Unit 1 Outcome 2
  • The SAT Folio depending on the skill level and experience of the student or teacher

Section 1

  1. Creating an isometric cube
  2. Creating an isometric ellipse
  3. Creating an isometric cylinder

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Section 2

  1. Creating a pattern

Section 3

  1. Stool task

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Showbag:

  1. Isometric sheet
  2. Rendering sheet
  3. Practice exercise sheet
  4. Resources for file types and printing

    Members price: $90
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Beginning with Illustrator Workshop Resource

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This VCV workshop is supplied as a downloadable film and work tasks, to watch and share with your students.

VCD teacher and Illustrator, Iolanthe Iezzi, shares her skills with Adobe Illustrator  in a suite of engaging short films.

Beginning with Illustrator  includes instructional films and accompanying notes that aim to instruct and inspire VCD students Year 7-10, and teachers who are at a beginner level or need to learn some specific tools that are included in the workshops.

 Workshop  1

  • Setting up your workspace 
  • Creating a new document
  • Saving files for different purposes

Workshop 2

  • Toolbar
  • Drawing and tracing
  • Layers
  • Embedding linked images
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Workshop 3

  • Importing images / scans from Photoshop and the internet
  • Logo task
  • Outlining type

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Showbag

  • Pencil activity
  • Logo task
  • Practice exercise sheet
  • Resources for file types and printing

 

Members price: $90
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Sample from Workshop 3

 


 

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Introducing Technical Drawing - Manual and Digital is a resource that targets both teachers and students.

Target Audience: VCD Students and Teachers
 Digital Technical drawing

Viewing time is approximately 60 mins

Digital Technical Drawing is a series of 5 recordings that demonstrate how to re-draw your manual technical drawings using Adobe Illustrator. Ideally, the students will draw manually and then scan and trace/re-draw their drawings using Illustrator. A good level of skills with Illustrator is required for this part. 
The recordings demonstrate how to use a range of Illustrator tools to construct Orthogonal, Isometric, Planometric, One Point and Two Point perspective drawings.

Target Audience: VCD Teachers
Manual Technical drawing

Viewing time is approximately 60 mins

Manual Technical Drawing introduces teachers to the basics of using instruments to produce technical drawings. 
This part includes 5 filmed demonstrations to instruct the VCD teacher on how to construct Orthogonal, Isometric, Planometric, One Point and Two Point perspective drawings.
Ideally, you will learn the skills via the demonstrations and teach your students. However, it is also possible to share these films with students if you are working remotely or a student is absent and working from home.

 

View a sample from both series:

Cost of the Resource - $175 Members only

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