HND - U37. Assignment - Workshop 27/01/14. Illustration as a discipline. Research Task: Find an example of what you consider to be an ‘illustration’...and any methods that may be used to create an illustration? http://type.method.ac
Assignment - Workshop 27/01/14
Select the “type tool” in the toolbar, which has an icon of a capital “T.” You can also use the keyboard shortcut “t” to select the tool.
Type anything you like, which will create a new type layer in your document.
Area Type Tool
Type on a Path Tool
Vertical Area Type Tool
Vertical Type on a Path Tool
Vertical Type Tool
You can adjust the typeface, size, leading, kerning, tracking and alignment of the text using the appropriate palettes . You can also change type colour by selecting a colour in the swatches or colour palettes
USETHE FOLLOWING WEBSITE TO ASSIST YOU IN UNDERSTANDING TYPOGRAPHY, LETTER STRUCTURE ETC. ALSO USE THE LINKS AND EXAMPLES TO HELP YOU ENHANCE YOUR TYPEFACE AND LOGO:
The following clip will provide some visual tips on text/ font manipulation, USING PHOTOSHOP: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lgQMxy_gT_A