21_Charitable Nikes

Assignment 21 – You have been hired by Nike to design their next pair of shoes.  In order to improve their public relations, the company wants to create a Charitable Shoe Line.  For this project you will select a charity and design a pair of stylized shoes that reflect or represent that charity using COLORS, TEXTURES and PATTERNS.  Your final project will require you to create a background or advertisement to promote your product.

Created by Wendi Ruiz in 2011

Created by Wendi Ruiz in 2011

  1. Part 1 –Finding Shoes on Google Images
    1. Find 3 examples of shoes that use COLORS, PATTERNS (including Logos) and Textures to further their designs and copy and paste images of them into this worksheet.
      1. Note: It is easier to copy if you use Google chrome, and right click on the image THUMBNAILS (not the full size image)
    2. Upload the completed worksheet as a JPEG to a new post in WordPress
      1. Title {C6 – Shoes: Colors, Textures Patterns}
      2. Add the image as a JPEG
      3. (No caption required)
  2. Part 2 – Creating the Shoes
    1. Plan: Choose your charity
      1. Choose Your Charity here
      2. Plan your design
    2. Create: Choose Your Shoe Template here (instructions are available at the bottom of the page)
      1. How To:
        1. Select your Layer
        2. Change the Color (Ctrl+U)
        3. Add a Texture (Blending Options)
        4. Shapes/Patterns (Copy, Paste, Transform, Warp) or Using brushes to draw on patterns
  3. Part 3 – Create a New Photoshop File (Preset US Paper) and create a 1 page advertisement for your shoe that could go into a magazine.