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Summer 2021 Professional Practice Courses

CSPD 300: Photoshop Basics $675.00

Course Description

This immersive seminar covers the basic tips and techniques in color correction, retouching, montaging, and image manipulation. Students will work with brushes, layers, masks, styles, blending modes, and more to create unique imagery. Best practices will be covered in working, managing, saving, and exporting Photoshop files for use in other Adobe applications. Access to Adobe Creative Suite for the duration of this course is included.

Section A meets May 27, 2021 to July 29, 2021
On Thursday from 6:30 PM to 9:45 PM
Instructor: Kenneth Morgan
Credits: 1.50

CSPD 301: Intro to Adobe Illustrator $675.00

Course Description

Through real-world projects students will explore how to create posters, illustrations, assets for web projects and logos with the tools, modifications and techniques that this robust illustration program offers. Access to Adobe Creative Suite for the duration of this course is included.

Section A meets June 7, 2021 to August 2, 2021
On Monday from 6:30 PM to 9:45 PM
Instructor: Patricia Moore
Credits: 1.50

NCPD 101: Workshop: Illustrating in Procreate $170.00

Course Description

Take your drawing tablet on the road and render artwork in pastels, painting and cartoons. Learn how to get the most out of this drawing tool that you can take anywhere. Requires Procreate on the iPad with an Apple Pencil.

Section A meets July 20, 2021 to August 10, 2021
On Tuesday from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Instructor: Patricia Moore
Credits: 0.00

NCPD 106: Workshop: Fresh & Playful Lettering in Procreate $170.00

Course Description

Level-up your hand-lettering! Harness the power of Procreate’s incredible features to elevate your work: polish your letterforms, develop dynamic layouts, integrate playful illustrations & more to help push your lettering to the next level! Perfect for more practiced lettering artists looking to freshen up their portfolio, analog letterers ready to try some digital techniques, and beginners eager to dive into the lettering world. Requires Procreate on the iPad with an Apple Pencil.

Section A meets May 26, 2021 to June 16, 2021
On Wednesday from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Instructor: Alissandra Seelaus
Credits: 0.00

NCPD 117: Workshop: Figma $85.00

Course Description

Learn how to design and build fully interactive prototypes with Figma. In this workshop you will learn how to create responsive designs at scale, how to populate your designs with real data, and how to animate your designs in order to make realistic prototypes that rival native apps. Prototypes can sell ideas to stakeholders, gain valuable insight during research, and communicate details to engineering teams. Figma, an industry-standard design tool, has all of the features needed to create high-fidelity prototypes and can help streamline your design process. Personal licenses are free.

Section A meets June 5, 2021 to June 5, 2021
On Saturday from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

Section B meets July 10, 2021 to July 10, 2021
On Saturday from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

Section C meets August 14, 2021 to August 14, 2021
On Saturday from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00