Graphic Arts Instructor

Mrs. Jennifer Douglas – Jennifer.Douglas@stlucieschools.org

Graphic Arts Course Description

Under the instruction of Mrs. Jennifer Douglas, students in Graphic Arts will explore Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Animate CC and Adobe After Effects. Students will learn the elements and principles of design, the design process, spatial relationships, typography and imagery as they apply to visual solutions for printing, logo design, and other graphic arts applications. As students’ progress through the program and build skills essential for advanced level classes and future career readiness, they will have opportunities to showcase their work in various exhibitions throughout the school year.

Creative Arts Academy of St. Lucie offers theater/drama classes for grades Kindergarten through 5th. This course allows students the opportunity to explore their expanding world through the use of imagination and creative dramatics. Exploring the dramatic arts encourages students to express themselves creatively with confidence and builds self-esteem. As students play, move and create together; they continue to develop important life skills such as teamwork, respect, critical thinking and responsibility. Participation in school performances are a course requirement.

In Graphic Arts, students will learn the principles of design including color, shape, balance, and hierarchy through the creation of logos, flyers, illustrations and advertisements, using web-based and print-based media. Become a designer today and join Graphic Arts!

Supplies Required:

  • 8 GB USB Drive
  • 1 white t-shirt- small sketchbook
  • 1 pack of Ticonderoga pencils
  • wireless mouse (optional)