WHAT IS GRAPHIC DESIGN?This is an art form and process ofcombining text and graphics tocommunicate messages to differentaudiences, through visualpresentation.
ELEMENTS OFGRAPHIC DESIGNText /wordsPictures / illustration
TEXT In graphic designing, this is the typed, printedor written portion of the art that has letters,which may form words and can be used tocommunicate a message. Often times in graphic designing it is done ina stylized format, so as to enhance the art. Inother cases the text are used to create artwork known as typography.
EXAMPLE OF THE STYLIZE TEXT USE TOENHANCE AN ART WORK
TYPES OF GRAPHIC DESIGN Expressive graphic design Graphic design with picture/s only Graphic design with words only Graphics design with a combination of picturesand words.
EXPRESSIVE GRAPHIC DESIGN Expressive Graphic design is considered tobe an art form, which allows the freedom ofan artist to manipulate text and images in anartistic manner. They are of two main types: Words only Combination of words and picture
Simple : This generally has few writings orpictures, simple or no background and themessage is usually short, for example two tofour words.FEATURES OF COMPLEX AND SIMPLE GRAPHICDESIGN
FEATURES OF COMPLEX AND SIMPLE GRAPHICDESIGN Complex: these type of graphic designsgenerally has more writing and pictures andthe design are normally advance. The text can be as long as a few sentences,for example in a card or as long as a novel.
SIMPLE GRAPHIC DESIGN ITEMS Signs= This can be classified as a creativetool, used to inform or send a message bymostly using pictures or text and some timesa combination of both; to indicate things ofsignificance.
SIMPLE GRAPHIC DESIGN ITEMS Symbols= this is a mark or character used torepresent an organization or beliefs onconcept of the world.
SIMPLE GRAPHIC DESIGN ITEMS Logo= this is a distinct design or mark that isgenerally used to identify a company orservice of a specific group.
COMPLEX GRAPHIC DESIGN ITEMS Poster = This is a visual item, usually printedwith information to be displayed to a generalaudience. It is often use for a notice oradvertisement. To get the audiencesattention artist, normally design it withattractive art.
COMPLEX GRAPHIC DESIGN ITEMS Comic: is a medium of expression in whichimages, often incorporating text, conveyinformation such as narratives.
COMPLEX GRAPHIC DESIGN ITEMS Cards: this can be described as a graphicdesign item in which pictures and text arenormally combined to send a short message. Depending on the type, it serves differentpurposes.
COMPLEX GRAPHIC DESIGN ITEMS Example of the different types of cards Gift cards Get well cars Cards of encouragement Anniversary cards Birthday cards,
WHAT IS GRAPHIC DESIGN? (a) A picture that is artistic. (b) Any artistic design that may use picturesand text to send a message. (c) Any artistic design that uses pictures andtext to decorate a house.
WHICH ONE OF THE FOLLOWING IS AFEATURE OF A COMPLEX GRAPHICDESIGN? (a) Has more writing and pictures and thedesign are normally advance. (b) Contain few words and mostly pictures. (c) Has less artistic work that has a lot oftext.
WHAT IS THE NAME OF THE GRAPHIC DESIGNART THAT USES WORDS TO CREATE A PICTURE? (a) artistic representation (b) Typography (C) Expressive design
LOGOS, SYMBOLS AND SIGNS ARE EXAMPLE OFWHAT KIND OF GRAPHIC DESIGN ITEM? (a) expressive graphic design item. (b) complex graphic design item. (c) simple graphic design item.
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