To complete this project you will determine a method and create your own illustrative style to create your original work of art. You may trace the photograph or create your portrait based off of a drawing you make from an image... remember the more you change the image the more original it will be.
Use Adobe Illustrator
Size 8 x 10 inches
Portrait or landscape orientation
Here are some tutorials to get you started, they vary in degrees of difficulty so pick a method you think you will be successful in completing:
Shepard Fairey Style Portrait
Vector Stylized Portrait
Monochrome Vector Portrait
Retro Style Portrait
Geometric WPAP Vector Portrait
Tools you may want to use to alter your photo first:
Posterizing an image
Levels to add contrast
Levels to add Contrast 2
Keep in mind you should make mistakes along the way... that is normal, just go back a few steps and try again or 'make it work!'