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It’s Nearing the end of first semester and our 2nd last project for New Media Tools Class was to render a character sketch in Illustrator. The sketch i’m using the for the project is from an artist named Rejean Dubois who lives in Japan. He was kind enough to allow me to use his work for the project. Many thanks goes to him.

Rejean’s Deviant Art page, Website

This project was challenging and took many days to complete. The most challenging part was making the line strokes. Since it was a rough sketch of a character, there were parts that I had to add in myself and define more since everything in illustrator is super clear and sharp. Another part I found difficult was getting the shadows right. I decided using gradients would look better instead of using flat colours.

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Responsive-showcase-presentation2For our New Media Tools class our first project was to create a website design for the car Audi R8. I had a lot of fun with this project, thinking of ways to design a web layout that is both visually appealing and intuitive was an interesting process. Before starting anything I did some research in car companies websites. I noticed that most of them keep the main page simplistic only having a main image and embedded video with a navigation bar on the left.

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