Print Media 1 Print Media 2

Teacher Information

Ms. Kelly Smith

(847) 204-1917

Office: 1410


  • Associates in Graphic Arts/Printing from Triton College in 2001.
  • Bachelor's in Technology Education from Illinois State University in 2003.
  • Master's in Computer Graphics & Animation from DePaul University in 2010.
  • Master's in Graphic Information Technology from Arizona State University in 2015.

Course Information

Course Description

PM2: Course Description

Daily Agenda and Calendar

Daily Agenda

PM2 2018 Daily Agenda

Semester Calendar

PM2 2018 S2 Calendar

Curriculum by Learning Target

1. Page Layout - InDesign

2. Digital Illustration - Adobe Illustrator

  • Curvature Tool
  • Gradient Mesh Tool
  • 3D
  • Perspective Grid

3. Photo Manipulation - Adobe Photoshop

4. Print Production

Button Makers (1" and 2.25")

Roland GX-24 (Vinyl Cutter)

Epilog Laser Zing (Laser engraver and cutter)

VersaCAMM VP540i

(Wide Format Inkjet with Contour Cutting)

  • File Prep Flowchart
  • Equipment Guide
  • Project: Fathead

Epson Surecolor F2000 (Direct to Garment)

Speedtreater - TX (Pretreater for dark garments)

  • File Prep Flowchart
  • Equipment Guide
  • Project: Dark Colored T-Shirt

Roland VersaUV LEF-20 (Flatbed UV Printer)

  • File Prep Flowchart
  • Equipment Guide
  • Project: Mini Speaker

Graphtec FC 4500 (Die Cutter)

  • Equipment Guide
  • Project: Custom Playing Cards

Makerbot Replicator (3D Printer)

  • Project: Print 3D Photoshop Model

Xerox 550 (Digital Printer)

  • Project: Business Cards
  • Project: Custom Playing Cards
  • Project: Mini Photobook

Bindery Equipment