Students and faculty gathered for a a dinner at the picnic grounds—home of Duncan and Jane Martin—high above the Mississippi River on the bluffs for a picnic dinner. A warm breeze kept the ghosts in the trees moving and kept the fires glowing. Hot dogs, soup, chips and bread followed with cupcakes and smores. A great evening with a crescent moon looking over it all.
The senior art majors presented their work to the community this past Friday night. Radford galleries were packed with people all checking out the work and talking with the artists. There was food, music and a good time for all.
Large scale design and the use of Photoshop is the focus of the movie poster design project. Each student is to create a realistic movie poster of the genre of their choice.
The ARTS 170 classes have been busy learning and working with Photoshop. Each member of the class was given a set of images to merge together into a new image—altering reality by modifying the pixels and blending the images together as seamlessly as possible.