In this introduction to the principles of graphic design you will explore typography, artwork creation, image editing, and layout. Learn how to use digital design tools to incorporate these elements into fabric, apparel and brand collateral that stands out. End this course with a foundation of two dimensional design theory and digital skills needed to create, evaluate and deliver professional graphics.

 

Prerequisite: Adobe Prep; Adobe Illustrator 

Instructor:
Jena Nesbitt, product strategy director, PCF
Dates/Times:
Graphic Design: Tuesdays, September 13-October 18, 6-9 pm [ONLINE]
Computer Print Design: Tuesdays, October 25-November 29, 6-9 pm [ONLINE]
Cost/Cost Options:
$304 for this class; $573 if with Computer Print Design (includes Online Learning Fee)
Supply List:
CLASS SUPPLY LIST
Please contact the PFI Sewing Store Manager for questions about your Supply List.
Additional Notes/Costs:

Supplies
- Apple/PC laptop loaded with Adobe CC
- USB device (2 GB recommended )
- Mouse
- Sketchbook for note taking & drawing

Become familiar with PFI’s online Intranet, Populi. You will receive a Populi username and password shortly after registration. By two weeks before class starts, your instructor will load your class syllabus and your first class assignment. By one week before your class starts, you are sent a reminder of log-in instructions and directed to go online to test your system then read the syllabus and first assignment and to download your class files. At this time, make sure you have downloaded and opened your Adobe Illustrator just to make sure your subscription program is completely set up and ready to work on your first day of class.

$35 Online Learning Fee covers costs associated with administration, online class support, non-traditional course formats, and technology support. PFI charges per course or series rather than per credit (as is the cases with most institutions and colleges.)