Posters and Collages
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
One 2½ hour session
$25. Register here.
This will be a lecture plus hands-on type class where software for poster making and collages will be discussed and analyzed. Please bring 5 to 7 photos that you can work on in your project. You need to bring a flashdrive with your photos on it and be able to open and close files, use a mouse, and use a USB flashdrive.
After discussing the pros and cons of available Poster and Collage software, we will make a collage using design principles, appropriate fonts, grouping and saving to print. Posters do not have to be printed big to be effective. Composition, color and text all have a role in making your project a success. Easy to use software will be available for us to practice our new techniques. You need to bring a flashdrive with your photos on it and be able to open and close files, use a mouse, and use a USB flashdrive.
Learn the basic principles to good poster designing, layouts , overlapping, correct fonts, shadow work, and framing.