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A collage of geometric shapes that illustrate the shape of a cow. Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign overlay

Digital Design Basics

6:30PM - 9:30PM
Sep 24 - Dec 17
3.50 CEUs,
12 Sessions

Lisa Lordi Graphic designer

Creating print and online artwork using Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign is the focus of this course. A range of topics will be covered, such as building vector art for logos, icons and illustration; photo retouching and editing; and typography and layout. We will explore how the computer is used in professional studios, as well as how you can use it in your creative pursuits. Class lessons, critiques and homework all focus on how to produce visual ideas. PREREQUISITE: SWC-1012, Macintosh Basics, or SWC-1013, Windows and PC Basics, or equivalent.


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