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CVTW:702 Adobe Illustrator CC 2017 - The First Step06/10-06/10  

This workshop is designed for the student looking to get started with vector graphic software to create logos, text effects and line art for print and the web. Course outline will cover topics such as; Learning the Pen Tool, Editing and Drawing Shapes, Setting up Documents and basic Typography. Little or no experience needed with Adobe Illustrator but an understanding of basic graphic design principles would be helpful. This class will be offered on the Mac platform with a current version of Adobe Illustrator. Cost for adults 60 and over $89.00.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60746
  • Meeting Dates= 06/10-06/10
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 232
  • Instructor= John Schmitt
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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  Adobe Illustrator: Pen Tool Boot Camp07/08-07/08  

Have you struggled with the Pen tool is a key component for image creation in vector design and a difficult tool to master. This half day workshop will focus on lessons to help understand line creation in vector software. Learn best practices on how to place anchor points, control handles and use modifier keys for path creation. Brief experience with illustrator is helpful. This class will be offered on the Macintosh platform with current version of Adobe Illustrator CC 2017. Cost for adults 60 and over $44.00.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60753
  • Meeting Dates= 07/08-07/08
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 136
  • Instructor= John Schmitt
  • Fees= $ 69.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Adobe InDesign Creative Cloud - the Next Step06/30-06/30  

Don't know the best way to set up your brochure or multi-page document? Learn how to optimize your page set up for better productivity. Modern typesetting techniques, including examples from the top magazines, show you how to make your document look great. Introduction to style sheets allows you to keep your work looking consistent and professional. Cost for adults 60 and over $89.00.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60750
  • Meeting Dates= 06/30-06/30
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= David Haley
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Adobe InDesign Creative Cloud: The First Step06/16-06/16  

Don't know the best way to set up your brochure or multi-page document? Learn how to optimize your page set up for better productivity. Modern typesetting techniques, including examples from the top magazines, show you how to make your document look great. Introduction to style sheets allows you to keep your work looking consistent and professional. Cost for adults 60 and over $89.00.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60748
  • Meeting Dates= 06/16-06/16
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= David Haley
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:701 Adobe Lightroom: Print07/14-07/14  

This workshop will focus on advanced image development techniques for both amateur and professional photographers. Students will be taught both global and selective enhancement tool to optimize images. Emphasis will be placed on preparing images for printing through Lightroom. Cost for adults 60 and over $44.00.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60755
  • Meeting Dates= 07/14-07/14
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 232
  • Instructor= Charles LaGarce
  • Fees= $ 69.00
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  Adobe Lightroom: Publish07/15-07/15  

This workshop will focus on advanced image development techniques for both amateur and professional photographers. Emphasis will be placed on preparing images for Lightroom output modules: Slideshow, Book, and Web. Cost for adults 60 and over $44.00.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60756
  • Meeting Dates= 07/15-07/15
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 232
  • Instructor= Charles LaGarce
  • Fees= $ 69.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Adobe Lightroom-Introduction06/16-06/16  

This workshop introduces the basics of Lightroom. A software that contains a powerful and comprehensive set of digital photography that enable you to organize and bring out the best in your images. Lightroom is designed as an end-to-end photographic workflow for both amateur and professional photographers. Cost for adults 60 and over $89.00.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60751
  • Meeting Dates= 06/16-06/16
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 232
  • Instructor= Charles LaGarce
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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  Adobe Photoshop Creative Cloud - the Next Step06/23-06/23  

Picking up where the first workshop left off, the intermediate class will include lectures and tutorials - each lasting for about an hour - which may include (but are not limited to) levels adjustments, the spot healing brush, the red eye tool, controlling the size of your document via the image size and canvas size dialog boxes, the crop tool, saving images for the web as jpgs and gifs, blending modes and an introduction to using layer masks in concert with adjustment layers as a means of improving the color and contrast of your images. Cost for adults 60 and over $89.00.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60747
  • Meeting Dates= 06/23-06/23
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= Francis Zych
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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  Adobe Photoshop Creative Cloud -The First Step06/09-06/09  

Through a series of lectures and tutorials - each lasting for about an hour - the workshop may cover (but is not limited to) how to create, copy, transform and manage layers, how to combine layers into groups, transferring content from one document to another, traveling backwards and forwards through Photoshop time, controlling the magnification of your document, crafting selections with the marquee tool, the quick selection tool, the magic wand and the select color range feature, making adjustments both destructively and non-destructively, simple color alterations via adjustment layers and an introduction the power of the clone stamp. Cost for adults 60 and over $89.00.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60745
  • Meeting Dates= 06/09-06/09
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= Francis Zych
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:704 AfterEffects - the First Step07/07-07/07  

Gain understanding and skill in utilizing AfterEffects to create motion graphics. We focus on learning the interface in AfterEffects, putting graphics in motion and rendering finished movie and animation projects. Participants will also explore a workflow between Photoshop and AfterEffects. Be prepared for an intensive hands-on learning experience. Cost for adults 60 and over $89.00.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60749
  • Meeting Dates= 07/07-07/07
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= Timothy Linder
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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  AfterEffects - the Next Step07/21-07/21  

Now that you know the basics of adding assets and key framing motion in AfterEffects, investigate more advanced techniques. Get a deeper understanding of options in the effects panel and other topics including background keying, motion tracking and the 3D workspace. Be prepared for an intensive, hands-on learning experience. Cost for adults 60 and over $89.00.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60752
  • Meeting Dates= 07/21-07/21
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= Timothy Linder
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:706 Digital Movie Making: Introduction06/10-06/17  

This class will teach the basics of shooting video with a camcorder or DSLR with the intent of creating, editing, and presenting short movies. Topics covered will include: video shooting skills, cameras, lenses, resolution, and frame rates. Adobe and Apple software will be used for editing. Video codec compression and video file formats will be discussed. Students will be taught how to optimize their movies for a DVD or to be shared on YouTube, Vimeo, or Instagram. Students must provide their own digital video camera or DSLR (No Smart Phones please). Cost for adults 60 and over $89.00.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60757
  • Meeting Dates= 06/10-06/17
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= Russell Rosener
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:704 Maya06/09-06/09  

Learn the concepts and basic tools for creating imagery in 3D using Autodesk's Maya. Starting with a road-map to the main interface, students will be shown how to construct shapes and geometry using polygons. Once built, they will learn how to "texture" these polygons so that they appear to have surface detail, followed by how to use the lighting tools to illuminate the objects they've created. We will discuss the basics of animation, making our objects and camera move through time. Finally, we will learn "rendering" or the final output of our work to a finished, playable animation file which each student will have created. Cost for adults 60 and over $89.00.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60754
  • Meeting Dates= 06/09-06/09
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 232
  • Instructor= Joseph Rollins
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:713 Social Media Marketing07/22-07/22  

Marketing through social media has become a must, but there are so many sites to navigate. This workshop will cover the concepts and application of social media marketing and will equip you with skills needed to plan and implement a successful social media marketing strategy. Topics will include the use of email marketing, social media sites such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, Youtube, LinkedIn and blogging sites. Cost for adults 60 and over $89.00.

  • Registration Code= 201715 60758
  • Meeting Dates= 07/22-07/22
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= Rachel Bufalo
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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