Copyright © 2018 LOOP All Rights Reserved.
In this course, James Street shows you how to create basic fonts using the world's most powerful free and open source Unix-based font editor: FontForge. This course is designed from the ground up to be an entry point into Font Design, providing background design information for anyone wishing to take up the practice. James provides instruction on font anatomy, characteristics, and general design tips as well as a beginner friendly introduction to FontForge. The interface, workflow, and tools of FontForge are covered to help make sense of the mysterious art of font creation. The course leverages FontForge and related tools in conjunction with three different methods that can be used to create consistent and reliable fonts. The course also covers potential options for installing this powerful Unix-based tool on Mac and Windows systems. Turn your scrawls into a font with FontForge!- Learn how you can create your own fonts- Know how to make your font unique with FontForge- Add your own twist when creating your own font - Learn how you can make different fonts just for your personal use
Learn how to rapidly prototype and design for the Web and quickly create and optimize images in this online tutorial series for Adobe Fireworks. You'll be guided in using basic techniques and tools; using effects, jQuery and CSS; layers and masks; and exporting your work for the Web. Adobe Fireworks is a huge update to the one of the most popular applications to create beautiful designs for the Web and Mobile apps, and has many great new features. We’ll start things off with the Fireworks interface, check out some new and improved features related to text and vector objects and round out the training series with topics on jQuery and CSS.Create your masterpiece with Flash CS6 and put it out there for everyone to see. - Learn the basics of Flash CS6 and its tools and techniques- Know how you can apply these skills into your own projects - Know the different tools and techniques in Flash CS6 - Understand the features and functions of the different tools in Flash CS6This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
With a subscription to Adobe's Creative Cloud service, you are given access to an incredibly powerful set of tools, including Premiere, After Effects, and Audition. With these pieces of software, the sky is the limit when it comes to editing your very own video production. This VTC course will show you how to create a polished video sequence with the Creative Cloud's video editing software. You will not only learn basic editing, you will also learn how to create special effects such as energy swords, alien lasers, set extensions, fire, explosions, and more. Finally, everything will be brought together with audio and published as a cohesive package that can be presented on YouTube or any other venue of your choosing. Work files for everything, including footage, are provided for you to follow along step by step!Produce dynamic and creative films with Adobe CC. - Learn about the different tools used for editing and creating videos in Adobe CC - Know how you can apply these skills and create your own film projects- Master the techniques and skills in creating films using Adobe CC- Enable youreslf to produce videos and films with dynamic content for your audience to enjoy This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
Adobe Illustrator and Creative Cloud
Adobe Illustrator is a program used by both artists and graphic designers to create vector images. These images will then be used for company logos, promotional uses or even personal work, both in print and digital form. Work with the Pathfinder Panel, create and manipulate blends and set your work apart with powerful 3D effects. Design artwork that includes images, illustrations, and type for use in print or any and all digital spaces. Adobe Creative Cloud serves as a service offered from Adobe Systems that gives users access to a collection of software developed by Adobe for graphic design, video editing, web development, photography, and cloud services. Produce your best piece and have a place to store them. - Learn the basics and advanced training for Adobe Illustrator for PC and MAC- Learn how Adobe Creative Cloud can prevent important files from going missing- Know the different functions and features in Illustrator and Creative Cloud - Know how you can apply these tools and techniques into your own projectsThis course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.