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CVTW:713 3D Printing Workshop for Beginners02/27-02/27  

Have you ever wished that you had the power to design and then produce an object out of thin air? Now you can. Learn how to design and print objects using software such as TinkerCad, SketchUp, Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. Explore how 3D digital design can reveal new ideas for creating and provide fresh inspiration with design. This workshop consists of two parts: an introduction to 3D design and a demonstration of a desktop 3D printer. Class is designed for beginners and no code writing. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201605 50899
  • Meeting Dates= 02/27-02/27
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 136
  • Instructor= John Schmitt
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:701 Adobe Edge Animate Creavtive Cloud03/05-03/05  

***Class withdrawn.*** Edge Animate helps web designers create highly intereacitve, HTML5 animations. Create custom, moving images for web sites, digital publishing, rich media advertising and more, for desktop and mobile browsers. Learn the basic functions in this new tool and build your own examples in this hands-on workshop. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201605 50907
  • Meeting Dates= 03/05-03/05
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Continuing Ed Unassigned CE-UN
  • Instructor= Mark Pennycuick
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:702 Adobe Illustrator Creative Cloud - the First Step02/12-02/12  

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= 201605 50878
  • Meeting Dates= 02/12-02/12
  • Meeting Days= F
  • 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 Next Step02/20-02/20  

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= 201605 50882
  • Meeting Dates= 02/20-02/20
  • 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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CVTW:712 Adobe Illustrator: Web Graphics and Techniques04/09-04/09  

*** WITHDRAWN BY INSTRUCTOR PRIOR TO PUBLICATION OF BROCHURE. *** Discover how to use Illustrator's capabilities to create designs for web sites. Explore essential tools and techniques for preparing design elements for web sites. No coding or web site building experience needed, this workshop is for those with a good understanding of Adobe Illustrator who want to learn how to best intergrate designs for web sites.

  • Registration Code= 201605 50935
  • Meeting Dates= 04/09-04/09
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 136
  • Instructor= John Schmitt
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:702 Adobe InDesign Creative Cloud - the Next Step04/29-04/29  

***Date changed to Friday, April 29.*** 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= 201605 50947
  • Meeting Dates= 04/29-04/29
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 232
  • Instructor= David Haley
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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  Adobe InDesign CS6 for Professionals-the First Step01/29-01/29  

***Date changed to Friday, 1/29, and room 232.*** 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= 201605 50875
  • Meeting Dates= 01/29-01/29
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 232
  • Instructor= David Haley
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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  Adobe Muse: Web Design for the Graphic Designer03/11-03/11  

Adobe MUSE: the web design tool for the Graphic Designer. Whether you know html or not this tool gets your web site design up and running in no time, with widgets and tools that let you design responsive sites across multiple devices. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201605 50912
  • Meeting Dates= 03/11-03/11
  • 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 Photoshop Creative Cloud - the Next Step02/05-02/05  

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= 201605 50876
  • Meeting Dates= 02/05-02/05
  • 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 Step01/22-01/22  

***Class withdrawn*** 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= 201605 50870
  • Meeting Dates= 01/22-01/22
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Continuing Ed Unassigned CE-UN
  • Instructor= Francis Zych
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:704 AfterEffects - the First Step02/19-02/19  

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= 201605 50880
  • Meeting Dates= 02/19-02/19
  • 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 Step03/04-03/04  

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= 201605 50901
  • Meeting Dates= 03/04-03/04
  • 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 8 Video Editing04/02-04/02  

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= 201605 50932
  • Meeting Dates= 04/02-04/02
  • 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:713 Basic Game and Simulation Design Using Unity04/15-04/15  

Learn the basics of Unity, the most widely used platform for game and interactive simulation development. This powerful program has become easier to use, and it offers a powerful means to create interactive simulation games and educational programs. Get a start toward creating basic virtual environments, games and simulations with this hands on workshop. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201605 50939
  • Meeting Dates= 04/15-04/15
  • 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:712 Create, Publish, and Distribute Ebooks with Smashwords01/29-01/29  

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= 201605 50873
  • Meeting Dates= 01/29-01/29
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Continuing Ed Unassigned CE-UN
  • Instructor= Jenny Gibbons
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:710 Digital Architectural Photography for Professionals04/16-04/16  

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. Students are encouraged to bring samples of their work for critique. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201605 50904
  • Meeting Dates= 04/16-04/16
  • 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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  Drones for Video and Photography05/07-05/07  

Send your video and photography to new heights by learning about photography with drones. Learn the basic principle of how drones work, the legal regulations that apply, advantages of using drones and the equipment needed to make stunning images with this new technology. Enjoy the demonstrations and see the results first hand! Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201605 50944
  • Meeting Dates= 05/07-05/07
  • 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:750 EZ Websites - The First Step01/23-01/23  

***Class withdrawwn.*** 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= 201605 50871
  • Meeting Dates= 01/23-01/23
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Continuing Ed Unassigned CE-UN
  • Instructor= Benjamin Shasserre
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:706 Final Cut Pro X: Video Editing: the First Step02/13-02/13  

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= 201605 50879
  • Meeting Dates= 02/13-02/13
  • 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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  Final Cut Pro X: Video Editing: the Next Step02/27-02/27  

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= 201605 50894
  • Meeting Dates= 02/27-02/27
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • 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:710 GoPro HD Hero Camera for Professionals and Adventurers03/26-03/26  

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= 201605 50915
  • Meeting Dates= 03/26-03/26
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • 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 Lightroom04/01-04/01  

This workshop introduces the basics of Lightroom. 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= 201605 50930
  • Meeting Dates= 04/01-04/01
  • Meeting Days= F
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= Charles LaGarce
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:704 Maya - the First Step03/26-03/26  

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= 201605 50923
  • Meeting Dates= 03/26-03/26
  • 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:710 Restoring & Repairing Old Photos - the First Step02/13-02/13  

Need description Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201605 51166
  • Meeting Dates= 02/13-02/13
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 136
  • Instructor= Michael Swoboda
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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  Restoring and Repairing Old Photos - the ext Step02/20-02/20  

Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201605 51167
  • Meeting Dates= 02/20-02/20
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 136
  • Instructor= Michael Swoboda
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:704 Sketch Up05/07-05/07  

Three dimensional models are essential if you're in the design field. Students will learn the basics of three dimensional modeling with SketchUp. It's the perfect tool for the beginner as well as professional designers, filmmakers, game developers, architectural, civic, mechanical engineers and related professions. This program is available for anyone designing anything from frying pans to cathederals. Basic proficiency in Illustrator and Photoshop will be helpful for this workshop. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50.

  • Registration Code= 201605 50949
  • Meeting Dates= 05/07-05/07
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 233
  • Instructor= Darren Thompson
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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CVTW:713 Social Media Marketing04/30-04/30  

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= 201605 50943
  • Meeting Dates= 04/30-04/30
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • 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:750 Website Design with WordPress03/26-03/26  

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  • Registration Code= 201605 51165
  • Meeting Dates= 03/26-03/26
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Humanities East Bld 136
  • Instructor= Benjamin Shasserre
  • Fees= $ 139.00
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