Take your designs online!
AIGA Memphis presents “CSS for Print Designers,” a workshop led by J.D. Graffam, owner of the award-winning web design and UX firm Simple Focus.
Are you a print designer or illustrator hesitant to make the leap to the web? This lab-style workshop is built for designers like you who are ready to go world-wide and learn to code.
If you’re a print designer, you know the day is coming when you’ll be asked to design a website.
After leading over 30 workshops across the country, J.D. is bringing “CSS for Print Designers” back to Memphis. And now it’s up-to-date with the latest tech like HTML5, CSS3, and responsive mobile design.
What will you learn from CSS for Print Designers?
+ CSS and semantic HTML coding basics
+ What makes a design easy (and not easy) to code
+ A deeper understanding of web design
+ …and tons more!
When: 1pm–4pm, Saturday October 20th
Where: Emerge Memphis, Memphis Room (1st floor)
516 Tennessee Street, Memphis, TN 38103
AIGA Members – $40
General Public – $55
Students – $40
Workshop notes will be provided, but please bring your own laptop. There will be a break to mingle and network — plus snacks and refreshments!
Be sure to install these (FREE) programs before the workshop.
1. A text editor like TextWrangler (Mac) or PSPad (Windows)
2. Firefox and the Firebug plugin
3. An FTP program like Filezilla (and get familiar with it)