Yr 9 Visual Design Nepean

This page will hold content and supporting documents / tutorials for STG5VID1 & 9VD1.

Term 2 | 2022

The current project for weeks 1-5 is focused on the development of a series of designs for ‘characters’ that can be either thematically directed or open in the generation and resolution of ideas and product.

You have the option to use Adobe Illustrator on school based iPads & PC’s. Students with their own devices can use alternate software such as Procreate if they so wish.

Use this presentation of student work as a point of reference

Character Design

Use this link to access tutorials for Illustrator on PC & iPad.

Illustrator for PC & iPad


Interested in Motion Graphics

Check this out

How to Make Your Designs Move in Adobe | The Basics of Motion Design


Term 3 | 2022


Sustainable Design


Critical Studies

Sustainability in Design

In this task you are directed to discuss how designers approach sustainability in relation to ideas, actions and constraints. You are directed to Good Citizens.com and other sites / designers / design studios of your own choosing.

Dezeen.com is a recommended site that deals with sustainable design projects and products. Here you will find stories with links to relevant designers and studios.


Sustainable Design | A resource


Design Terminology


Term 4 | 2022


Designing a Virtual Exhibition


Assessment 4 Task Sheet