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Newline Monitor _ Drawing & Annotating using Autodesk SketchBook

Use Autodesk Sketchbook on the Newline Monitor to create, edit, and share drawings & annotations with online and virtual students

 

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Launch Autodesk Sketchbook - Select Autodesk icon from Windows Taskbar

Autodesk icon
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Select Brush - Select desired brush from the Brush Palette

Sketchbook Brush Palette
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Draw Images - Use finger or Newline pen tool to draw images, as desired.  Do not write with markers, ballpoint pens, or other implements.

Sketchbook drawing
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Adjust Brush Thickness

  • Select Properties tab
  • In Properties tab window, slide scale to desired thickness
Brush Thickness menu
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Adjust brush color

  • In Lagoon Menu, press center of color wheel, and hold
  • Slide cursor to color of choice, and release
Color Palette menu
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Erase Images

  • In Lagoon Menu, select UNDO arrow to successively delete drawings.  Select REDO arrow to successively resore drawings.
  • Or, select Eraser Tool from Brush Palette.  Use Properties tab to adjust size of Eraser.  Wipe Eraser across the screen to erase.
Autodesk Erase options

Create and Display Layers


 

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Open Layer Tool

  • In Lagoon Menu, select and hold the Tool icon
  • Drag cursor to Layer Editor icon, and release
Layers menu
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Select Layer Editor Options

1. Create Layers - Select plus (+) icon to create new layers

2. Draw in Layer - Select Layer window in Editor, then draw in main window

3. Adjust Layer Visibility - Select Eye icon to turn on and off visibility of each layer 

Layer Editor Options

Save Layers as Individual Files


 

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Display Layer - Use Eye icon to turn on layer you wish to save, and turn off other layers

Display layer menu
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Open Save Menu - Select CTL + SHIFT + S keys at the same time to open Save Menu

save keys
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Select File Options & Save

  • Select JPEG from dropdown menu
  • Type name of file in name box
  • Select SAVE
  • Repeat above steps to save additional layers
  • Transfer files from Newline to your personal jump drive to upload and share later
Save options menu

 

To view a How-to Video on this procedure, scan the QR code, or click on this link:  https://athens.techsmithrelay.com/ldnw

Newline video QR code
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