Intro To Graphic Design

Sarratt Art Studios
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN
February 3 – April 14, 2011

Learned how to present information effectively through the use of visuals and typography. Explored the principles of design, basic color theory, and beginning typography. Learned how to communicate better via posters, advertising, and publications. Used InDesign and Abobe Illustrator software.

Adobe Photoshop Training

Orange County Library Systems
December 2010 – January 2011

Photoshop Basics

Learned about the functionality of Photoshop and explored the environment.
Photoshop Level I
Learned how to use selection and editing tools.
Photoshop Level 2
Learned how to use layers, layer masks, free transform tools, and photo filters. Became familiar with adding basic effects to images.
Photoshop Level 3
Learned how to add layer styles, custom shapes, gradients and text. Became familiar with adding advanced effects to images.
Photoshop Advanced
Learned how to apply common image editing techniques used to retouch and restore photographs.

Web Site Development

Spring 2009
Valencia Community College

Learned to construct web pages containing animated graphics, forms, frames, style sheets, XML, and Dynamic HTML. Also learned about the software tools available to create web pages, as well as the hardware and software requirements for setting up a web site.