Category Archives: Adobe

Adobe Capture

There is this great app that allows you to go out into the world and get inspired by life.  Take a picture and map out a color scheme.

Click here to check it out and download the app

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New Adobe Illustrator Part I Class

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn all the latest skills in Graphic Design.  Sign up for the Adobe Illustrator Part I class, and you will learn how to make original web graphics, T-shirts designs, patterns, brochures, business cards and logos!

Click here to sign up

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Sign Up for Adobe Illustrator CC

Learn all the latest Graphic Design skills and techniques. Classes start this Monday, January 30th! It’s not too late to sign up! It’s just $40 for 9 weeks of classes, and there is always plenty of free parking.

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Online Registration for Design and Media Arts Classes

Online Registration is now Open for Design and Media Arts Classes!  Register now for Early Bird Registration.  Classes will be $35 instead of $40 until January 12, 2017.

To register for classes now click on the following links:

 

Digital Portfolio

Adobe After Effects 

Adobe Illustrator

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Now Accepting New Students!
No Previous Experience Necessary.
For more information, please visit the ABC Adult School website at:

http://www.abcadultschool.edu/

For walk-in registration go to:

CTEC Office in Room G4
12254 Cuesta Drive
Cerritos, CA 90703

 

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A Designer’s Guide to Pricing

A student asked a great question.  How should she price her flyer for a client:

I referred her to this very interesting blog:

https://gomedia.com/zine/insights/graphic-design/a-designers-guide-to-pricing/

 

Also, I am still accepting new students in my Adobe Illustrator Class.  Sign up now.  We are still in the first week.  I can catch you up easily:

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Free Trial Downloads for Adobe Software

Here is a link if you’d like to practice the software for 30 days at home:

http://www.adobe.com/creativecloud/catalog/desktop.html

 

Also, I am still accepting new students in my Premiere Part II class.  No experience necessary.  Although it is the second part of a two part course, you can take it in any order because I cover all the basics again.

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New Digital Media Design Classes

To register for classes now click on the following links:

Digital Portfolio

Adobe Premiere Pro 

Adobe Illustrator Part I
Adobe Illustrator Part II

Digital Portfolio Class Click to sign up for Premiere Pro

Click to register

Now Accepting New Students!
No Previous Experience Necessary.
Please Disregard “Part II” when registering for Illustrator.  I will be teaching beginning to advanced.

For more information, please visit the ABC Adult School website at:

http://www.abcadultschool.edu/

For walk-in registration go to:

CTEC Office in Room G4
12254 Cuesta Drive
Cerritos, CA 90703

 

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New Adobe Premiere Pro CC Class

I am writing to you to let you know of a very special opportunity to sign up for a new session of the Adobe Premiere Pro Creative Cloud (CC) class that begins this Tuesday, September 6!

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Sign up online now!

Behind the scenes
The school has upgraded all of the equipment with special grant funding.
Enjoy learning all the latest industry standard studio equipment:
  • Adobe CC software
  • New High speed Mac computers with 32 GB RAM
  • High speed fios Internet connection
  • WiFi is also available for mobile devices
  • High definition professional quality studio camera
  • High quality sound recording.
  • Professional green screen studio complete with high end lighting equipment.

This semester will be especially exciting because we are going to have more opportunity for creative work and project based learning.  By the end of the course you will have created four original videos.  This could be your chance to go viral on YouTube!

We are also an official Adobe Certification testing site.  You will have the opportunity to take the Adobe Certification practice test in the class for free as many times as needed.  Sign up online now, and join us!

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Emoji Design

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Emoji character designed using Adobe Illustrator and After Effects as part of a demonstration in the Graphic Design class at the ABC Adult School Career Technical Education Center (CTEC).  http://www.abcadultschool.com 12254 Cuesta Drive
Cerritos, CA 90703
(562) 926-6734

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Bring a Friend Week at ABC Adult School

How to Get Two Weeks of Free Classes

Visit our Graphic Design and Digital Animation Classes

Okay so here’s the deal: This week is Bring a Friend Week for my students in my classes. I am teaching a Graphic Design class using Adobe Illustrator from 8am-10am and an Animation Special Effects class for Film/Television using Adobe After Effects from 10:10 am to 12:10 pm. My classes meet in room H-9 at  Career Technical Education Center – ABC Adult School
Cuesta Campus 12254 Cuesta Drive, Cerritos, CA 90703. Parking is plentiful and free! I am inviting anyone who sees this post who is interested in visiting my classes at anytime between 8am – 12:10 pm this week 4/11 – 4/15 (Friday we end at 11:20am). If you would like to be a visitor, check out the flier, come by next week and tell me you saw the post. I will assign you to a student of mine, and you both will go check in at the office and be entered into a raffle to win prizes and come back to enjoy and experience the state of the art technology we have to work with in creating amazing designs, 3D animation and special effects! Who knows, you may walk away with your own logo animation for YouTube by the end of your visit!

You are also welcome to sign up for the classes I teach online that start, Monday, April 18.

Adobe Illustrator

Adobe After Effects

ABC Adult School Spring Specials

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