Introduction Course
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Information Systems
Intermediate II
Information Systems
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1. Using Filters

In this exercise, you will open Fireworks, and create a simple text logo using different fonts, colours and effects .

This exercise will demonstrate the importance of the tool bar and the property panel in creating graphics in Fireworks.

What you have to do!

  1. Watch the movie by clicking on the button below..
  2. With your teacher's help if needed, open a new Fireworks file (500 x 200) and create your own simple text logo using any font, size, colour and effects that you want. This is a chance to play around with different effects to see what they do.

  3. Tick off exercise 1 in your progress grids.



1. Introducing Fireworks through the creation of a Text Logo

Some other effects you can explore!

Text Effects

Image Effects

Bevel & Drop Shadow
Motion Trail
Patterned Text
Textured Text
Transparent Text
Crop Image
Changing Image Colour
3D Zoom Effect
Photo Frame Effects
Feather Image Effect
Fade Image Effects
Line Effect
Paste Inside

Have you used any of the effects shown? What did you use them for? How easy were they to use? How impressive were they? Add a comment here to let us know how you got on.

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