UAMedia Online
Visual Media Production Online Coursework
Immigration Story- Panel Outline

Objective:  Create a comic book about the journey of your hero coming to the United States.

 

Process 1: (If you Prefer Typing)  

1. Click on the "ComicBook Plot Points" links below to download the template for each section of your hero’s journey storyline.

2. Fill in the blanks with your hyper-real* stories of your hero’s journey to the Uniteds States.

3. Print your planning document out and submit to Mr. Fonseca for review.

4. Begin photography for your panels.

5. Upload your photos (panels) to your email and download your photos.

6. Print your photos (panels).

7. Use the Carbon Transfer process to create illustrated panels

8. Digitally Photograph your carbon tranfers.

9. Use Photoshop to create a craphic image of your carbon transfer illustration (panels)

10. Use Photoshop to color your illustrations (panels)

11. use Photoshop to add TEXT (word balloons, thought balloons, narration boxes)

12. REPEAT STEPS 1-11

 

 

Process 2: If you prefer writing

1.take the worksheet "Plot Point 1" and fill in the blanks

2. Fill in the blanks with your hyper-real* stories of your hero’s journey to the Uniteds States.

3. Submit to Mr. Fonseca for review.

4. Begin photography for your panels.

5. Upload your photos (panels) to your email and download your photos.

6. Print your photos (panels).

7. Use the Carbon Transfer process to create illustrated panels

8. Digitally Photograph your carbon tranfers.

9. Use Photoshop to create a craphic image of your carbon transfer illustration (panels)

10. Use Photoshop to color your illustrations (panels)

11. use Photoshop to add TEXT (word balloons, thought balloons, narration boxes)

12. REPEAT STEPS 1-11

 

ComicBook Plot Points- Directions: Click on the links (starting at #1) and complete steps 1-11


PlotPoints for Download

1. Panel 1-Prologue

2. Panel 2-Establish the Hero

3. Panel 3-The Call of the Hero

 

4. Panel 4-SuperNatural Aid/The Mentor

5. Panel 5-Crossing the 1st Threshold

6. Panel 6-Belly of the Whale



 Todays: Agenda (4-20-15)

1.  Complete packet 1 (panels 1-3)

2.  Complete the Carbon Transfer Artwork for panels 1-3 (focus only on the People not backgrounds)

3.  Once all three panels are completely inked, begin writing panels 4-6

 

Objective:  Panels 1-3 are completely finished by the end of the period