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Introduction to Web Design — Week 4, Waistedeep

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December 31, 2012

Introduction to Web Design — Week 4, Waistedeep

In Spring of 2011, I taught an 8 week introductory course to web design at Brookline Adult and Community Education. This is the presentation deck from week 4 of the course.

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lou suSi

December 31, 2012
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  1. introduction to WEB DESIGN brookline adult and community education SPRING

    2012 taught by lou suSi
  2. a list of online web design resources [: just in

    case :] week 3.5 rescue no drowning on me, okay?
  3. let’s build a page including week 4 waistdeep design a

    quick visual comprehensive set up the page using photoshop to measure and do layout creating a few styles of text linking it all together
  4. let’s take a look at the homework

  5. just some simple sketchwork

  6. let’s talk about process

  7. start with paper and a pencil

  8. sketch, sketch, sketch

  9. show your sketches to people talk to them about the

    sketches take notes and sketch while you talk
  10. sketch, sketch, sketch again

  11. then you can open photoshop

  12. make some digital sketches

  13. show your digtial sketches to people talk to them about

    the digital sketches take notes and sketch while you talk
  14. do some research along the way

  15. rinse, repeat

  16. when you get to a digital design that ‘feels right’

    and tells the story you’d like to convey
  17. now you can ‘code it up’

  18. None
  19. and now ...

  20. this week’s simple challenge

  21. None
  22. let’s redesign this site

  23. here’s what i have to work from

  24. this image of Chris

  25. this image of Chris and these few documents

  26. so what kind of site can we make for Chris

    tonight?
  27. None