Drama Free Graphic Design

Course Description
Course Type: 

Are your library's brochures, flyers, and other promotional materials starting to look stale and boring? Are your graphic design skills simply copy and paste clip art in black and white? Does the thought of using Adobe InDesign or Microsoft Publisher make your palms sweat?

In this course, we will learn about basic elements that make up a design as well as princples on how to use those elements. Lastly, we will demonstrate how to tie it all together using the user friendly free web-based design program, Canva, to create remarkable print and electronic promotional materials.

Learning Objectives: 
  • Understand and basic graphic design elements and principles.
  • Apply graphic design elements and principles to print and electronic promotional materials.
  • Create new print and electronic promotional materials using Canva.
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Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements: 
  • Approximately one hour of homework will be required.
  • It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.
Session Duration: 
This course consists of one 2-hour session.
Continuing Education Credit
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