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Foundations of Digital Art & Design

Posted on Oct 13, 2015 by Salheddine Boumaraf Last Activity on Nov 2, 2015

- Through a progressive learning, this training will acquire knowledge, methods and customary practices, essential for creating documents toward editing and graphic communication. - Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, are the essential software for all professional graphic communications, performing layout with images and illustrations. This curriculum provides a good knowledge of the graphic chain and gradually acquire the professional practices and methods of such software to the delivery of documents for print and digital publishing.
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Font vs. Typeface (And 14 Other Design Terms We Always Get Wrong)

Posted on Aug 20, 2015 by Chris Schnell Last Activity on Nov 8, 2015

Designers talk in fancy technical terms all the time, but how often do we get it right?
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ADOBE Refine Edge Tool

Posted on Mar 16, 2015 by German Silva Last Activity on Jun 23, 2015

Hello, there. I was having a little difficulty with the edges on my Project.  but, thanks to the community, I got a little tip, I want to share with everybody as well.  It's called the REFINE EDGE tool.  Take a look-see and hope that it helps you out as well.
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ADOBE Creative Class

Posted on Feb 25, 2015 by German Silva Last Activity on Jun 23, 2015

In this video, different presenters use ADOBE in a variety of ways.  There are many ways to reach a target an audience.  The only limit is our own imagination.  Here's the link:
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Comic Sans Criminal

Posted on Feb 22, 2015 by Colin Byers Last Activity on Feb 22, 2015

Graphic designers have a plethora of fonts at their disposal. However, time and time again I see people using fonts incorrectly. Fonts have purpose, they are part of a designer's tool kit. Wouldn't you want your font to be representative of your brand, product or business? Well, if you do, then perhaps you should check out this link, it's good for a laugh, but it's no joke.
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Posted on Feb 2, 2015 by Aalia Rahman Last Activity on Apr 8, 2015

Butterick's Practical Typography by Mathew Butterick and Erik Spiekermann is a free ebook that lays out ways to improve your typographic skills through type composition, text formatting, recommended fonts, and page layout. He notes simple and key aspects that when altered can change the way you look at type all together.
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Tasty Tuts video tutorials

Posted on Jan 22, 2015 by Keith Shafer Last Activity on Feb 13, 2015

Hello, I just wanted to share what I believe to be some of the best, easily understandable tutorials available outside of AdobeTV. Gareth David of London, England's Tasty Tuts has a slow, enjoyable way to follow along and supplies all the assets and resources you need to complete the projects. Best of all too, is that they are all on Youtube and free. They helped me immensely, and I highly recommend them to anyone wishing to learn Adobe's core applications. Mr. David is always adding more, and has several other outlets to explore as well, including his own site, a blog,facebook, twitter, and more. Below is the text from the Tasty Tuts Youtube "about page" as well as a link, and I hope you find all this helpful. Cheers, Keith  Design & digital arts creative video tutorials. TastyTuts is an endeavour to inspire creative minds, looking to learn how to use Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign to bring imagination to life. From beginners to those that are highly skilled, TastyTuts offers a wi... Read More
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The Public Domain Project

Posted on Jan 21, 2015 by Kev Lavery Last Activity on Aug 25, 2015

Literally thousands of public domain media files that you can use in whatever you like.  The Public Domain Project The Pond5 site is a little buggy and awkward but totally worth it for these amazing  resources. 
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The 10 Commandments Of Visual Communication

Posted on Nov 24, 2014 by Chris Schnell Last Activity on Nov 22, 2015

Design blog DesignMantic has released a new infographic that focuses on the importance of visuals - various aspects of visual communication that designers should take note of, such as iconography, contrast, and hierarchy. Here are some more infographics for: Visual Communication: Color/ Colour: Typography: Logo design: Have fun :-)
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Typegenius Face to Face - Pair up your typefaces

Posted on Nov 17, 2014 by Chris Schnell Last Activity on Aug 9, 2015

Design Agency Muno Creative has developed typegenius a website, which helps you pair up typefaces in a simple way.  A preview shows how the typefaces look together and Adobe Typefaces are linked to Adobe Typekit for more info. Have fun :-)
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Introduction to Typography: Relationship Typeface and dogs

Posted on Nov 7, 2014 by Chris Schnell Last Activity on Nov 7, 2014

A nice "warmer exercise" to start a collaborative discussion about expression/ characteristics of typefaces. See Poster design by grafisches buro: Encourage the discussion "I like" versus "what works" Questions considering to ask (Think Pair Share): Can dogs be related to typefaces and vice versa? Which dog do you like? Which type do you like? Do you think the sample graphic works?
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Open Knowledge

Posted on Jul 14, 2014 by Deston Tanner Last Activity on Jun 20, 2015

One of the unique features of this course is that we're building the modules around existingOpen Educational Resources. Instead of creating our own lectures videos, we're curating the best from the open web, and we'd like to invite you to help us by contributing your discoveries to our growing list. We ask that anything you add be tagged with the appropriate module/week number (see below) as well as any relevant descriptive terms.
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HTML Essentials Video Training Series

Posted on Jun 14, 2014 by Andrew Wilson Last Activity on Jul 4, 2014

19 Videos tutorials with over 2 hours of training through step-by-step video tutorial training teaching the basics of HTML for Web Design. 19 videos2 hours, 22 minutesStep by Step instruction Individual titles within the series include: HTML Essentials Series Intro HTML Basics HTML Syntax HTML Structure Simple Web Page Tags HTML Emphasis & Strong Tags HTML List Tags HTML Semantics HTML Structural Tags File Paths Absolute Paths Relative Paths HTML Image Tag Tables HTML Tables HTML Table Attributes HTML Colspan & Rowspan Forms HTML Forms Part 1 HTML Forms Part 2 HTML Forms Part 3 HTML Forms Part 4 Finishing Up The Box Model
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Blendspace - Create online lessons easily

Posted on Jun 6, 2014 by Clint Balsar Last Activity on Aug 9, 2015

I found this article that directed me to the website service know as Blendspace. If you haven't heard of it yet, you should definitely give it a try. 
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