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CVTW:713 3D Printing Workshop for Beginners11/21-11/21  

Have you ever wished that you had the power to design anything your heart desired and have it magically created out of thin air? Now you can. Learn how to design and print objects using software such as Adobe Illustrator, Google Sketch Up or Blender. Explore how digital design can reveal new ideas and provide fresh inspiration for your future projects. The workshop consists of two parts, an introduction to 3D design and a demonstration of a MakerBot Replicator 2 printer. Class is suitable for beginners. No code writing or 3D printing experience required. Knowledge of any other 3D printing software is helpful, but not required. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70997
  • Meeting Dates= 11/21-11/21
  • 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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CVTW:702 Adobe Illustrator Creative Cloud - The First Step10/03-10/03  

You know the tools; now put them to use to create resolution-free vector illustrations. Think like an illustrator to work through trouble spots. Learn to combine live trace, transparency, envelopes and amazing 3D effects with mapping to draw complex images. Demystify the appearance palette, and use layers to create simple Flash animations. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70983
  • Meeting Dates= 10/03-10/03
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= John Schmitt
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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  Adobe Illustrator Creative Cloud -The First Step09/26-09/26  

Is Illustrator still a mystery to you? Enter the world of vector graphics with this introductory workshop. Demystify anchor points, paths, and Bezier curves. You'll transform shapes into graphic images. Explore the tool box and basic commands to boost your vector confidence. Learn to use gradients, gradient mesh, compound paths, blends, envelopes, live paint, type tools, and more to achieve professional results. Save template and palette libraries to speed your workflow. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70982
  • Meeting Dates= 09/26-09/26
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= John Schmitt
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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  Adobe InDesign Creative Cloud - the First Step09/12-09/12  

Enhance your graphic design skills and productivity with InDesign. Learn how to import illustrations and photos and set type correctly for flyers, brochures, and other basic applications. Learn how to convert Quark documents into Adobe InDesign documents. Learn key commands and other great tips for making easy work of your layouts. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70980
  • Meeting Dates= 09/12-09/12
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= Edward Engel
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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  Adobe InDesign Creative Cloud - the Next Step12/05-12/05  

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 $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70981
  • Meeting Dates= 12/05-12/05
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 136
  • Instructor= Edward Engel
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:701 Adobe Photoshop Creative Cloud - The First Step08/28-08/28  

This workshop introduces practical methods for working with the software. Carefully crafted tutorials provide an overview and reinforce the student's understanding of Photoshop tools, including Layers, Making Selections, Masking, Basic Color, the Type Tool, Extraction Filter, Image Resolution, and the conversion from RGB to Grayscale. Image repairs with the Healing Patch and Clone Stamp will be explored. The ability to create unique fictional images without a camera or scanner will be introduced. Lots of discussion and guided demonstrations by a Photoshop expert will encourage class participation in an atmosphere of mutual support. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70977
  • Meeting Dates= 08/28-08/28
  • 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 CS6 Creative Cloud - the Next Step09/11-09/11  

This workshop presents essential techniques for graphic designers, photographers and digital artists who are already regular users of Photoshop. This level of instruction will demonstrate precise selections using the pen tool and compositing two images together based on displacement maps. You will explore the brush engine, typography, filters, channels, advanced masking and the new vanishing point tool. Be prepared for an intensive hands-on learning experience that will assist you in expanding creativity. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70978
  • Meeting Dates= 09/11-09/11
  • 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 Step10/02-10/02  

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 $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70986
  • Meeting Dates= 10/02-10/02
  • 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 for Professionals - the Next Step10/16-10/16  

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 $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70987
  • Meeting Dates= 10/16-10/16
  • 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 Avid Media Composer 6 Video Editing11/07-11/07  

This workshop will cover the basics of Avid Media Composer. Avid is a powerful SD and HD professional video editor for Mac or Windows. Media Composer is Avid's top video editing program, and it offers integrated DVD authoring, surround sound audio processing, and thousands of powerful, real-time effects. Media Composer's integrated toolset provides all of the components needed to create the highest quality productions and finish to tape, DVD or web streams. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70992
  • Meeting Dates= 11/07-11/07
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 232
  • Instructor= Anthony Carosella
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:712 Create, Publish, and Distribute Ebooks with Smashwords10/09-10/09  

In this workshop, students will learn step-by-step instructions that make it easy for anyone to create, publish, and distribute an eBook. Authors will learn how to format their manuscripts so that the completed Microsoft Word files can be uploaded to Smashwords, a self-serve publishing web service. Smashwords will deliver the files into multiple eBook formats for reading on various eBook reading devices. Once published and approved by Smashwords, the books will be available for sale online at a price set by you the author. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70996
  • Meeting Dates= 10/09-10/09
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= Jenny Gibbons
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:710 Digital Architectural Photography for Professionals10/17-10/17  

Acclaimed photographer Richard Sprengeler will lead a day-long workshop in creating successful photographs of architecture. Methods for approaching composition, exposing for varied lighting conditions and raw image processing will be explored. Some experience with Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom is preferred. A tripod and DSLR are recommended, but not required. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70995
  • Meeting Dates= 10/17-10/17
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= Richard Sprengeler
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:703 Digital Painting and Drawing - the First Step09/25-09/25  

With Corel Painter students will learn inventive drawing tools such as Natural-Media brushes, image cloning capabilities and virtually unlimited customization options. These tools will give users total freedom for creative expression, as well as enhance graphic quality and streamline the drawing process to increase productivity and profits. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70984
  • Meeting Dates= 09/25-09/25
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= James Leick
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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  Digital Painting and Drawing - the Next Step11/21-11/21  

Take the next step beyond the basics of Corel Painter. Learn to create breathtaking works of art using enhanced brush control palettes, frames-per-second control, and customizable shortcut keys. Professional users can extends their creative possibilities with enhancements that include Artists' Oils Painting System and Snap-to-Path Painting. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70985
  • Meeting Dates= 11/21-11/21
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= James Leick
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:750 Dreamweaver: Advanced Techniques12/05-12/05  

Picking up from where Quick Start ends, this workshop takes you through some of the advanced tools available in Dreamweaver CS6. You will also be learning some advanced image and design techniques, enabling you to significantly improve the capabilities of your website. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70999
  • Meeting Dates= 12/05-12/05
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= STLCC Staff
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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  Dreamweaver: Quick Start10/24-10/24  

In this workshop students will learn how to setup and use the Dreamweaver site manager. We will use the automated templates to create cascading style sheet (CSS) based layouts and then use those layouts to build a basic web template including copy, image links, and basic design for all of the other pages of your website. This course also covers basic design principles for the creation of a professionally engaging website. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 71003
  • Meeting Dates= 10/24-10/24
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= STLCC Staff
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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  EZ Websites - The First Step09/04-09/04  

Learn to create a professional website using a free platform. Students will learn how to register a domain name and use free website tools and templates to create and maintain a professional website. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 71000
  • Meeting Dates= 09/04-09/04
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= STLCC Staff
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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  EZ Websites Next Step09/12-09/12  

Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 71002
  • Meeting Dates= 09/12-09/12
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 136
  • Instructor= STLCC Staff
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:706 Final Cut Pro X - Video Editing: the First Step10/03-10/03  

An introduction to professional video editing for people that have used iMovie or some other consumer editing software and want to expand their skills. Learn to import video, arrange clips and transitions. Add titles and trim edits to fine tune your video. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70989
  • Meeting Dates= 10/03-10/03
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 136
  • Instructor= Anthony Carosella
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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  Final Cut Pro X: Video Editing: the Next Step10/17-10/17  

Learn how to share your projects in one click to your Apple devices, the web, Blu-ray Disc, and DVD. Collaborate in real time from anywhere in the world with support for iChat Theater. Change clip speeds with ease using redesigned speed tools. Enjoy dozens of additional enhancements, including native support for AVC-Intra, streamlined alpha transition creation, improved markers, large timecode window, and more. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70990
  • Meeting Dates= 10/17-10/17
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 136
  • Instructor= Anthony Carosella
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:710 GoPro HD Hero Camera for Professionals and Adventurers10/30-10/30  

Professional photographers and videographers will learn how to use the full range of features offered on the GoPro HD Hero Camera. Focus will be given on learning how to use it as a still camera, a timelapse camera, and as an HD video camera capable of filming in difficult conditions. Students will also learn how to edit photos and videos using GoPro's software. Action photographers will learn how to attach the GoPro camera to helmets, bikes, surfboards, ski binding and cars. Be prepared for an intense learning experience. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70993
  • Meeting Dates= 10/30-10/30
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= Anthony Carosella
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:701 Introduction to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 511/13-11/13  

This workshop introduces the basics of Lightroom 5. A powerful and comprehensive set of digital photography tools that enable you to organize and bring out the best in your images, achieving amazing image quality. Lightroom 5 is designed as an end-to-end photographic workflow process for both amateur and professional photographers. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70979
  • Meeting Dates= 11/13-11/13
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= STLCC Staff
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:704 Maya10/31-10/31  

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 $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70988
  • Meeting Dates= 10/31-10/31
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • 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 Marketing11/20-11/20  

This social media 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, using social media tools such as Twitter, and blogging, and how to use Facebook to create a fan page and increase traffic to your business page. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201525 70998
  • Meeting Dates= 11/20-11/20
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= Anthony Carosella
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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