We’re excited to announce some upcoming design workshops we’re hosting at our Kelowna campus! The workshops are full day, hands-on introductions to some of the most important programs used by graphic and web designers in the industry. They are Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and on the interactive side, Adobe After Effects.
If you’re not in the Kelowna area, make sure to sign up for our mailing list (you can do this under Contact Us), so you can be the first to hear about workshops our other campuses, as well as any online participation events.
Introduction to Adobe Photoshop
Saturday, January 21, 2012 | 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Join Graphic & Digital Media Design instructor, Victor Poirier, as he guides you through the Adobe Photoshop workspace. You’ll learn how to re-touch photographs for use on their own, or with text to create promotional projects. Feel free to bring your own personal favorite high-resolution pictures for this workshop or have one taken of you by the instructor. At the end of the workshop, you will go home with a printed copy of your fine work. Cost: $60
Introduction to Adobe Illustrator
Saturday, February 18, 2012 | 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
After just one intense day of study you will have the skills necessary to build a simple logo graphic using just the tools found in Adobe Illustrator. Understand the difference between graphic formats, learn how to manipulate art boards and navigate the panel interface. Victor Poirier will easily guide you through those first difficult steps of getting past the welcome screen and digging into the core components of this powerful vector graphic program. Cost: $60
Introduction to Adobe After Effects
Saturday, March 10, 2012 | 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Whether you want to create motion graphics for a website, key out a background or add a few special effects to your movie, Adobe After Effects is the tool of choice. This one day introductory course will give you the skills to be able to blow up a building or create a motion graphics movie and transform images for delivery to theatres, living rooms, personal computers, and mobile devices. Cost: $60