Web design is the visual styling and layout of a website. It requires a good understanding of color, type, alignment, and harmony. With pleasing aesthetics, organized navigation, and sensible UX, visitors are more likely to stay on the site and view multiple pages.
This class will build upon the key principles of design and engage in hands-on exploration to advance web design and aesthetics. The second class in this series takes you beyond the design planning phase and customer relationship development and expands on the HTML and CSS skills needed for web design. We'll explore how to: add contrast, use continuity, align items, group elements together, improve hierarchy, and ensure good readability. Gather your questions and bring them to our class!
Class 1: Saturday, February 12 @1p - 4p ET/10a - 1p PT (three hours)
Class 2: Saturday, February 19 @1p - 4p ET/10a - 1p PT (three hours)
Class 3: Saturday, February 26 @1p - 4p ET/10a - 1p PT (three hours)
Class 4:Saturday, March 5 @1p - 4p ET/10a - 1p PT (three hours)
Class Cost: $240 for 4 class series, 12 hours instruction
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Tinuola “Tinu" Awopetu is a Software Engineer with many incarnations in Tech: Content Producer-Writer, Marketing Manager, Community Evangelist, Blogger, Podcaster, and Women’s Leadership Advocate. She “stumbled” into a coding bootcamp one day and discovered a new creative sweet spot. Learning about and working with front-end technology excites her constantly. By teaching and sharing her experienc…