illustration is a pictureit portrays a recognizable image
or communicates an idea to the viewer. The image is combined with
text, or accompanies an article or story.
do illustrations using both computer software and traditional hand
methods in mixed media.
ILLUSTRATION programs employ instructions from a mouse or graphics
pad to produce a digital image, a vector file. Files of
this type are easily edited and resized with no
loss of quality. They can be converted to pixel images for webpages,
like the one at left.
ILLUSTRATION uses traditional rendering methodspen and
ink, pencil, paint, pastel, even collage, quilting, and sculpture.
The piece can be converted to a printable file or a web image by
scanning it; original artwork can be framed.
for illustration depend upon the complexity of the artwork.