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Holiday Mashup

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We all have favorite holidays, but sometimes it's hard to pick just one! For this assignment, use a photo editing software like Pixlr or Photoshop to mashup your top THREE favorite holidays/cultural celebrations. Use whatever elements you would like from each holiday, creating a character or scene with the images/symbols you've chosen. Tell the story behind this character or image!

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Mashup 1

I decided to do the holiday mashup because it’s almost Christmas and I’m really excited. So for this mashup, I included the 3 holidays – Easter, Christmas, and the 4th of July because the mashup includes my 2 favorite things – Jesus and America. I really enjoyed this assignment.…

Mash-up: Holiday Mash up

A Holiday merge of Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Easter. Made with Photoscape.

Have a thankful, scary New Years!

I finished the Holiday Mashup (4,5 stars) assignment and choose the three holidays that Charlie Sass likes the best. Thanksgiving, Halloween and New Years! I found a good scary background, and then I layered different png pictures over the background to represent the three holidays. I used GIMP for the …

Assignment Bank 3 (Week Twelve):

Holiday Mashup

For this assignment, I was instructed to use a photo editing software to mashup my top three favorite holidays/cultural celebrations. I was instructed to use whatever elements I liked from each holiday, creating a character or scene with the images/symbols I chose. Lastly, I was supposed to tell …

Holiday Mashup

Since the holiday season is about to be in full swing I thought what a perfect time to do this assignment. It is worth 4 stars, and is super fun!

To start I picked my three holidays to mashup, I chose Christmas, Forth of July, and Halloween! I love all …

Holiday MashUp

For my next mashup assignment I created a “Holiday MashUp.” My three holidays I chose were Christmas, Easter, and Independence Day. Christmas is my absolute most favorite holiday. EVER. I’m so excited to start decorating, but haven’t been able to start yes because I’ve been so busy with school! I …

Holiday Mashup

In this assignment I picked three holidays and mashed them together into one picture. My inspiration for this was were are nearing Easter and St. Patrick’s day just passed. And also The Fourth of July is coming up. So I wanted to celebrate all of these holidays.

I have to …

Holiday Mashup

For this assignment I used pixlr.com to create a photo combination of my three favorite holidays. In case you couldn’t tell, my favorite holidays are halloween, thanksgiving, and Hanukkah.

At first it was hard to figure out. It took me about an hour to learn how to edit the photos …

Holiday Mashup

When I read this title something immediately came to my mind that I thought fit this perfectly. Now I may not have technically created this myself, but I truly can not think of a better example of a holiday mashup than that of the nightmare before Christmas and jack skellington. …

Agent Smith – Holiday

http://assignments.ds106.us/assignments/holiday-mashup/ (4 stars) [8/12]

Combined Easter, New Years, and Valentines day into one poster. Used GIMP 2 to edit the picture together with a black background. Also used picresize.com to shrink the others down so they weren’t too big. Fun assignment.

It is a new year, a new beginning. Not …

Holiday Mashup

Part of the reason I like fall so much is because from October to December we have my 3 favorite holidays!

Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. So Candy, Food, and Presents. What can be more magical than that? Answer: nothing.

To make this mashup masterpiece I consulted google to find many …

Holiday Mashup remix

For this assignment I had to take three holidays and create a photo that combines them. The remix that got paired up with this was called pretty in pink. That means I just need to add pink to the final product. I used the holidays Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas because …

Favorite Holidays

For my next assignment, I created a holiday mashup. My two favorite holidays are my birthday and Christmas, so I mashed the two up:

To create this assignment, I used Photoshop. I downloaded the Santa Claus picture from pnglng.com, and then I added some birthday clipart throughout the picture. …

Holiday mashup!

For this assignment (4 stars) we had to use Photoshop or Pixlr to create a photo mashup of our 3 favorite holidays. For this I chose Christmas, Halloween, and The 4th of July. I chose to use Photoshop because I had already had the trial downloaded onto my computer. I …

Thanksmas Sunday

I completed the 4-star “Holiday Mashup” assignment (was rated 4 1/2, I rated it 3). I have some experience with mixing holidays; when my mom came home for R&R during her first deployment, we celebrated Thanksgiving, Christmas, my parents’ anniversary, and New Year’s Day all in one weekend– Thanksmasversary Year.…

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Im ready for my close up -4stars- #MashupAssignments1945

I made this graphic on Microsoft power point. I always enjoy utilizing Microsoft Powerpoint because the program has has a really cool feature with pictures AND videos assessable to anyone who has the program. Under “Format Picture” there is an option to …

Holiday Mashup

In this mashup, there seems to be an issue with the holiday calendars for 2016.  Everyone thinks its their holiday.

 

In this assignment, I struggled finding images that were comparable with the photo background.  I really wanted to get a turkey that looked like it was going to eat …

Mashup Assignment – Holiday Mashup

A simple enough assignment, taking elements of your 3 favorite holidays, and combining them into one image. If it wasn’t clear, I went with Halloween, Christmas, and Independence Day. I’ve always been a fan of Halloween; I love the combination of Autumn weather and the atmosphere around the holiday. Christmas …

3 in 1

For this mashup assignment, we were required to combine three of our favorite holidays into one picture. To do so, I chose Halloween, Christmas, and Easter, and looked up pictures on Google pertaining to all three. I made sure they had a transparent background and brought it all together on …

Fourth of Thanksmas

For this assignment (4 stars), we had to mash our three favorite holidays into one picture! I chose Thanksgiving, Fourth of July and Christmas. I chose Thanksgiving because I love all the food and time you get to spend with family. I chose Christmas because it’s my favorite time of …

ThanksPatrick’smas!

For this mashup assignment I was to combine three of my favorite holidays into one image. I took clip art images and used paint to combine all of them. I chose St. Patrick’s Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas. I chose these three because my family and I always do something on …

Holiday Mashup

For this Assignment we had to put our three holidays together in one picture. I ended up using just my Mac Preview for it, because I don’t know how to use photoshop or anything else that is fancy. This assignment was worth 3 1/2 starts. I would give it 4 …

Mashup Assignment – Holiday Mashup

I chose my three favorite holidays (Christmas, Thanksgiving and St. Patricks day (not really a holiday but still fun)) and stitched them together in an image using the online photo shop tool freephototool. I used cartoon images simply for the reason that despite the fact that they have different …

Merry Thanksoween

For my first mashup assignment of the week I did Holiday Mashup which is worth 3 1/2 stars out of my 12 total for the week. For this assignment you had to make a visual representation of your three favorite holidays. Personally, I just love all holidays, but I selected …

DS106 Assignment Bank

Holiday Mashup—Take 3 holidays and bring them all together. Looking through my window, these are special and I look forward to celebrating each when it comes. The picture window is the birth of Christ, to the left are representations of Easter, and then bringing  the Irish together in fellowship is  …

Holiday Mashup

For my final Mashup Assignment this week, I decided to create and complete my own assignment called Holiday Mashup worth 3 stars! I wasn’t feeling super enthusiastic about any of the other assignments. With the holiday season coming up, I am feeling very enthusiastic about Thanksgiving and Christmas though! I …

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Tutorials So Far

Have a Merry Scary Thanksgiving

For my second mashup assignment of the week, I decided to complete the Holiday Mashup. To complete it, I was to choose three holidays and put them in a photo together. I decided to choose, Halloween, Christmas, and Thanksgiving. My idea was to find Jack Skellington wearing the Santa …

“Holiday Mashup!”

For this assignment I used a photo editing software like Fotoflexer.com to mashup up three of my top favorite holidays and cultural celebrations. My three favorite holidays include, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Valentines Day. All of three holidays are my favorite holidays, because you get to spread love tp people who …

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