Welsh Board GCSE Graphic Products Revision Guide

Welsh Board GCSE Graphic Products Revision Guide

The Welsh Board Graphics revision guide is a document which covers the whole syllabus for Graphics in one manageable document. The guide includes all topics which are included in the exam with extensive information plus practice questions.
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Create the Instagram logo in Illustrator

Create the Instagram logo in Illustrator

The following tutorial requires the user to have access to a computer and Adobe Illustrator software. The tutorial covers aspects of Illustrator which are suitable for beginners and intermediate users. The tutorial includes: Printable instructions Overview sheet This tutorial is suitable for key stage 3 and 4 pupils and is aimed at Graphic Products, Graphic Design, Media Studies and ICT. This tutorial can also be used alongside other Illustrator tutorials to gain further knowledge of the software. This is a visual learning resource which can be printed off and displayed in the classroom and links in with the use of ICT and Media for all exam boards. No prior knowledge of the software is needed to complete the tutorial and the main objective of this tutorial is to teach an individual or a class to become familiar with a software and to be able to create their own logo’s which can be printed out on several different surfaces.
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Creating the Google Play Books logo in  Adobe Illustrator

Creating the Google Play Books logo in Adobe Illustrator

The following tutorial requires the user to have access to a computer and Adobe Illustrator software. The tutorial covers aspects of Illustrator which are suitable for beginners and intermediate users. The tutorial includes: Printable instructions Overview sheet This tutorial is suitable for key stage 3 and 4 pupils and is aimed at Graphic Products, Graphic Design, Media Studies and ICT. This tutorial can also be used alongside other Illustrator tutorials to gain further knowledge of the software. This is a visual learning resource which can be printed off and displayed in the classroom and links in with the use of ICT and Media for all exam boards. No prior knowledge of the software is needed to complete the tutorial and the main objective of this tutorial is to teach an individual or a class to become familiar with a software and to be able to create their own logo’s which can be printed out on several different surfaces.
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Creating a House Logo In Adobe Illustrator

Creating a House Logo In Adobe Illustrator

The following tutorial requires the user to have access to a computer and Adobe Illustrator software. The tutorial covers aspects of Illustrator which are suitable for beginners and intermediate users. The tutorial includes: Printable instructions Overview sheet Finished example This tutorial is suitable for High School students and is aimed at Graphic Products, Graphic Design, Media Studies and ICT. This tutorial can also be used alongside other Illustrator tutorials to gain further knowledge of the software. This is a visual learning resource which can be printed off and displayed in the classroom and links in with the use of ICT and Media for all exam boards. No prior knowledge of the software is needed to complete the tutorial and the main objective of this tutorial is to teach an individual or a class to become familiar with a software and to be able to create their own logo’s which can be printed out on several different surfaces.
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Photoshop Puzzle Tutorial

Photoshop Puzzle Tutorial

The following Photoshop tutorial requires the user to have access to a computer and Adobe Photoshop software. The tutorial covers aspects of Photoshop which are suitable for beginners including the pen tool and the use of textures. The tutorial includes: Printable instructions Image needed Finished example (which can be edited) Texture needed This tutorial is aimed mainly at age 14 to 18 and is suitable for Graphic Products, Graphic Design, Media Studies and ICT. This tutorial can also be used alongside other Photoshop tutorials to gain further knowledge of the software.
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How to create a Hollywood Logo Using Illustrator

How to create a Hollywood Logo Using Illustrator

The following tutorial requires the user to have access to a computer and Adobe Illustrator software. The tutorial covers aspects of Illustrator which are suitable for beginners including the live trace tool, the shapes tool and the effects options. The tutorial includes: Printable instructions Image needed Overview sheet This tutorial is suitable for High School pupils and is aimed at Graphic Products, Graphic Design, Media Studies and ICT. This tutorial can also be used alongside other Illustrator tutorials to gain further knowledge of the software. This is a visual learning resource which can be printed off and displayed in the classroom and links in with the use of ICT and Media for all exam boards. No prior knowledge of the software is needed to complete the tutorial and the main objective of this tutorial is to teach an individual or a class to become familiar with a software.
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Resistant Materials Boat Project

Resistant Materials Boat Project

The boat project is a resistant materials project designed mainly for High School pupils. This project is a skills based activity to teach pupils how to use tools in the workshop safely as well as teaching them basic wood working skills which are needed when developing the subject knowledge leading up to GCSE resistant materials. In the project the user will create a wooden boat and high impact polystyrene flags and sails using step by step guides and tutorials. This tutorial has curriculum links with maths with regard to the marking out and measuring accurately. The tutorial includes: A3 display worksheets. A4 booklet worksheets. Power point tutorial. 2D design boat steering wheel template. Exemplar product photo’s. Assessment sheets.
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Create The Volvo Logo Using Adobe Illustrator

Create The Volvo Logo Using Adobe Illustrator

The following tutorial requires the user to have access to a computer and Adobe Illustrator software. The tutorial covers aspects of Illustrator which are suitable for beginners including the live Text tool, the shapes tool and the effects options. The tutorial includes: Printable instructions Overview sheet This tutorial is suitable for key stage 3 and 4 pupils and is aimed at Graphic Products, Graphic Design, Media Studies and ICT. This tutorial can also be used alongside other Illustrator tutorials to gain further knowledge of the software. This is a visual learning resource which can be printed off and displayed in the classroom and links in with the use of ICT and Media for all exam boards. No prior knowledge of the software is needed to complete the tutorial and the main objective of this tutorial is to teach an individual or a class to become familiar with a software and to be able to create their own logo’s which can be printed out on several different surfaces.
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Creating a Media Button Using Illustrator

Creating a Media Button Using Illustrator

This tutorial will requires access to a computer with Adobe Illustrator software. The following tutorials cover aspects of Illustrator which are suitable for beginners including the shapes tool, the offset path tool and the gradient tool etc. The tutorial includes: Printable tutorial Overview sheet This tutorial is suitable for key stage 3 and 4 pupils and is aimed at Graphic Products, Graphic Design, Media Studies and ICT. It’s ideal to show the user how different computer based graphics are created like apps for a phone or computer tablet. This is a visual learning resource which can be printed off and displayed in the classroom and links in with the use of ICT and Media for all exam boards. No prior knowledge of the software is needed, as the main objective of this tutorial is to teach an individual or a class to become familiar with a software and to be able to create vector logo’s which can be printed off in several different methods without losing its quality.
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Creating a Dinosaur Image With Photoshop

Creating a Dinosaur Image With Photoshop

The following tutorial requires the user to have access to a computer and Adobe Photoshop software. The tutorial covers aspects of Photoshop which are suitable for beginners including the pen tool, the magic wand tool, gradient tool, paint bucket tool, text tool and using different effects. The tutorial includes: 4 printable tutorials Images needed Project overview This tutorial is aimed mainly at High School pupils and is suitable for Graphic Products, Graphic Design, Media Studies and ICT. This is a set of 4 tutorials which together make up the final image. This is a visual learning resource which can be printed off and displayed in the classroom and links in with the use of ICT in the GCSE graphic products syllabus for all exam boards.
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The Storage Project

The Storage Project

The storage project is a Resistant Materials/Product Design project which is suitable to use at key stage 3. (used for year 8) The project gives pupils a selection of design briefs giving them the opportunity to create a storage device of their choice using a template or instructions given. This project though gives pupils the opportunity to work independently and creatively as they can adapt the examples shown and the instruction given. The project includes: Project booklet (including A3 insert pages) Homework booklet Lesson 1 PowerPoint (intro to the project) Specification PowerPoint Generating Ideas PowerPoint Developing ideas PowerPoint Design the Lid PowerPoint Practical instructions PowerPoint. The PowerPoint's created give teachers the ability to show pupils exemplar work with success criteria and a mark scheme. All the PowerPoint's created are for levelled pieces of work within the project.
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Yr 10 Resistant Materials wildlife project

Yr 10 Resistant Materials wildlife project

Wildlife Housing project,\nPupils to design and make a small house for garden wildlife eg: bird house butterfly box.\n\nContains a powerpoint template to make up two types of boxes.\n\nThe roofs are made using 2D design and the templates cannot be uploaded\n\nsorry!!
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