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Bring your Pet to School

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Submitted by: Felicia Liu

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Do you miss your pet while you are in school? Do you ever wish that you could bring your pet to school with you? This tutorial assignment will allow your dream to come true. You can use GIMP or other photo edit software to place your pet anywhere on your campus. This assignment can use any photo editing software that you wish to use. 

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Submissions So Far

My dog is here!

I did the 2 1/2 star visual assignment “Bring Your Pet to School” because I miss my pets a ton while I’m at school (I rated it 2 stars, which brought it down). I had a photo of my dog Theodore on my phone, so I removed the background in …

“Graduation Dog?”

Have you heard of  pets that graduate? Well my creativeness incorporated a dog getting ready for pet graduation. Unfortunately, this dog was the only pet that graduated in the year of 2016-2017. If you would like to bring your pet to school here is the link to get started on …

Bring your pet to school (3 star)

For this daily create we had to crop an image of our pet at our school so it would be like they were here with us. I have a few pets, but I decided to go with my cat bubbles. Shes my favorite, but I don’t think she would enjoy …


I love dogs. Like, a LOT. So when I came across this assignment, I was thrilled. It just so happens that my mom just bought me Photoshop Elements, and, using my computer graphics experience, I photoshoped my dog onto campus!

I took the background picture when I first came …

Can Cats Teach?

Assignment details can be found on the following page:

I designed this image with the help of Photoshop. Photoshop is one of my favorite photo editing tools. I am not that expert in it but still I know my way around it.  Here is my story that goes with …

Giant Kitty at UMW

Visual Assignments #4 ………Bring Your Pet To School

This Visual Assignment Bring Your Pet To School was fun and rewarding. I used Photoflexer to manipulate the dog. Getting use to using Photo flexer is time consuming but in the end you learn a lot about the program in general.

By: Adriel Brooks

Daisy visits D.J. at UMW

Original assignment found here  (3 Stars)

This was a fun assignment as I love my pets. I have a few Miniature Pinschers and a Himalayan Persian. Daisy is the youngest of all the dogs. This assignment made me realize that getting Adobe Photoshop will make the visual assignments much easier.…

It’s a Dog’s Life

What does everyone love to do at UMW to destress? to have some fun? just because it’s a Tuesday? The red spin chairs in the convergence center, of course. Not only are these chairs favored by all the people at UMW, but they could definitely be the highlight of a …

Visiting Bonnie Sue

Today I decided to go visit Bonnie Sue at the school and bring her by some lunch! I rode my horse into town because it was a beautiful day. All the kids at the school got a kick out of petting my horse and getting to see him.

For this …

Kya comes to UMW!

As I have already stated in a previous assignment, I am obsessed with my dog so how could I not complete this assignment. It required me to crop my dog anywhere on campus and I thought simple enough. This assignment was actually fairly easy for me because I found …

Bring Your Pet To School

In this photo I cropped my pet parrot into the UMW campus, right here he is sitting on top of George Washington Hall.


I also had trouble cropping my pet into this picture on campus. I couldn’t fully integrate my bird into the sky.


4 Stars.…

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Tutorials So Far

How’d he get there?! Tutorial 1

This is a tutorial for The “Bring your pet to school” assignment, worth 3 stars in the design section.

This tutorial goes about this process in a different way, that can be done on any PC. One unknown tool that I believe to be severely underutilized is Microsoft PowerPoint’s photo …