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Adobe Creative Suite Overview
CE 1403C 01
Christina Hess
  • Summer 1 2015
  • Jun 01 to Aug 03
  • Mon 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
UArts

Designed for individuals with some exposure to the Adobe suite of design software, this course provides an overview of the fundamentals of Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. Topics include image resolution, scanning, importing and exporting images, print setup, photo adjustments and vector usage. Basic typography and design will also be addressed. You can expect to gain a better understanding of how the three programs work together to create products for print or the web.

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Adobe Illustrator Workshop
CE 024C 01
Erik Summa
  • Summer 1 2015
  • Jun 02 to Jun 30
  • Tue 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
UArts

When it comes to designing web layouts, Adobe Illustrator allows you to move and resize elements quickly and intuitively. Illustrator is the industry standard for creating vector-based graphics such as logos and typography. It is also a rich supporting tool in creating page layouts prior to starting design. This workshop focuses on a practical overview of Adobe Illustrator's interface, workspace, tools and techniques. It will provide the skills to create website layouts, graphics, icons and typographical graphics that add distinction and professionalism to any website or user interface.

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Adobe InDesign Workshop
CE 025C 01
TBA
  • Summer 2 2015
  • Jul 07 to Aug 04
  • Tue 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
UArts

Adobe's page layout program lets you put together every kind of print-oriented product imaginable brochures, ads, posters, billboards and more using text, images and illustrations. InDesign allows the creation of multipage documents, and it works seamlessly with images from Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat. Learn how to integrate and use these tools more effectively. Print output is the student's responsibility.

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Adobe Photoshop
CE 2423C 01
Brian Butler
  • Summer 1 2015
  • Jun 04 to Aug 06
  • Thu 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
UArts

Explore Photoshop through hands-on web-design exercises. The course starts with an introduction to the Photoshop interface and tools and the types of files that are used for web graphics. The course continues as you learn how to use layers, effects, text, filters and image optimization tools for the web. Once you gain familiarity with the tools of Photoshop, you will be able to use those skills to create website templates, rich graphics and web page elements such as content boxes and buttons.

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Adobe Photoshop for Photographers Workshop
CE 1453C 01
Addison Geary
  • Summer 1 2015
  • Jun 03 to Jul 01
  • Wed 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
UArts

This workshop is designed to provide an introduction to basic tools of Photoshop, with an emphasis on how photographers use this software. Learn basic image editing and understand its use, specifically as it relates to your images. Step-by-step instruction will hone your skills. Additionally, learn the right way to scan film, prints and negatives for editing in Photoshop. This course is intended for beginners/non-certificate students; students should bring their own digital photos to class and be comfortable with basic computing skills to get started.

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Adobe Photoshop Workshop
CE 023C 01
Brian Butler
  • Summer 1 2015
  • Jun 04 to Jul 02
  • Thu 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
UArts

Get acquainted with Adobe Photoshop, the must-have software for work with web graphics. Explore Photoshop through hands- on exercises focused on its use as a tool for web design. The workshop starts with an introduction to the Photoshop interface and tools and the types of files that are used for web graphics.

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Advanced Camera Techniques
CE 2744C 01
Addison Geary
  • Summer 1 2015
  • Jun 02 to Aug 04
  • Tue 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
UArts

This course provides a more advanced study of the complex technical and practical techniques of photography in relation to camera formats, photographic techniques and advanced image manipulation. As students develop these higher-level camera skills and apply them to their work, consideration is given to such topics as advanced exposure, low-light situations, off-camera flash, camera raw capture and raw file editing techniques. Prerequisite: Digital Photography II, Digital Media for Photographers - Lightroom or equivalent experience.

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Artist Statement Workshop
CE 3100N 01
TBA
  • Summer 1 2015
  • Jun 09 to Jun 09
  • Tue 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
UArts

Was your artist statement written in a rush to meet an application deadline and hasn't been updated since? Or is it something you settled on after agnonizing over the keyboard and a thesaurus, but still needs work to better represent your art? Your website, CV and countless applications all require you to translate your visual statements into words in order to make a powerful first impression. In this workshop, learn how to better present your work through a clear and individual artist statement.

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Ballet
CE 6110N 01
TBA
  • Summer 1 2015
  • Jun 02 to Aug 04
  • Tue 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
UArts

Presenting ballet in a relaxed, pressure-free environment, this course promotes flexibility and muscle tone. Begin at the barre with a slow and controlled warm-up, followed by movement across the floor. Discover an art form that allows freedom of expression while providing a workout. This overview course welcomes all levels of experience, including beginners. Ballet shoes required.

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Building Terrariums Workshop - Closed Vessel
CE 3106N 01
Kevin Kernan
  • Summer 1 2015
  • Jun 10 to Jun 10
  • Wed 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
UArts

Similar to the open-vessel workshop, learn about the proper plants that will thrive in a terrarium, with the focus here on closed-glass containers. We'll look at selecting and caring for plants in the enviornments you create. You will build a complete terrrarium, explore your design and decoration, and further your skills to leave with a finished design. All materials provided.

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Building Terrariums Workshop - Open Vessel
CE 3104N 01
Kevin Kernan
  • Summer 2 2015
  • Jul 22 to Jul 22
  • Wed 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
UArts

In this one-day workshop, learn about selecting the proper plants that will thrive in various glass containers and the proper supplies needed to ensure their success. The class will also cover how to care for and maintain the environments you've made. You will build a complete terrrarium, explore your design and decoration, and further your skills to leave with a finished open-vessel design. All materials provided.

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Business of Photography
CE 5050C 01
TBA
  • Summer 2 2015
  • Jul 08 to Aug 05
  • Wed 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
UArts

This course serves as an introduction to the business and marketing practices common to photography and emphasizes developing professional objectives based upon careful consideration of the financial, legal, organizational, promotional, interpersonal and ethical practices of photography. Prerequisite: Digital Photography II or equivalent experience. This course is required for Digital Photography students preparing to enter the Capstone.

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