LA Web Design Camp
Thursday, November 15, 2012 from 5:00 PM to 10:30 PM (PST)
4:50 PM Registration (food will be served)
5:25 PM Introduction
5:30 PM Responsive Design using HTML5 and CSS3 - Brian Wood
Come see how most of us are designing for an optimal viewing experience in different devices using responsive design This session will be a fast paced look at the foundations for responsive layout, using HTML5 tags, CSS3 features like drop shadows, text shadows, rounded corners, a peak at transitions and animations, media queries, and more!
7:00 PM Break (beverages and snacks will be available)
7:25 PM JQuery and CSS for your site - Brian Wood
Who doesn't want awesome in their site? Using JQuery and CSS, you can add some amazing slideshows, lightboxes, smooth scrolling and more to your pages. You don't have to know how to code the JQuery, just where to find it, how to paste it, and replacing the default formatting and content with your own. After a brief overview of how JQuery "works" we'll dive into applying some of the more widely used features of JQuery.
8:30 PM Creative Photo-Digital Illustration with Photoshop - Lee Varis
Lee Varis will examine a range of techniques, old and new, using a complete poster illustration project. The step-by-step tutorial features image compositing and special effects to create and exotic fire environment for a belly dancer, as well as, a unique text treatment.
9:55 PM Adobe Proto & Photoshop Touch - Chana Messer
Take your design studio anywhere. Chana Messer will demo concepts and workflow using the iPad and Adobe's new TouchApp Adobe Proto and how it might be used in customer briefings at their office, in a coffee shop, or on the go.
10:15 PM Prize Drawing
10:30 PM Event Ends
Brian Wood is a web developer, an Adobe certified instructor in Acrobat X Pro, Illustrator CS5, Dreamweaver CS5, the author of 6 books including InDesign CS2 Hands-On-Training, Illustrator CS6 CIB, Adobe Muse CIB (published by Peachpit Press), and the author of numerous training DVDs including Muse, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Illustrator and Acrobat 8, Acrobat 9, Acrobat forms, and more.
In addition to training many clients, including Nordstrom, REI, Boeing, Costco, DDB Seattle, Starbucks, Nintendo, NBBJ and many, many others, Brian speaks regularly at national conferences, such as Adobe MAX, Getting Started with Dreamweaver and CSS, The InDesign Conference, The Web Design Conference, The Creative Suite Conference, as well as events hosted by AIGA and other industry organizations.
Chana Messer Fine Artist, Designer, Trainer and Software Evangelist
Teaching at the university level for 25+ years in the fields of Fine Art, Digital Imaging in the Departments of Visual Arts at UCLA. Lead Instructor at the Walt Disney Company.
She is an Adobe Certified Expert, Adobe Partner, Adobe Community Professional, part of the Adobe Professional Freelance Team, and an Adobe User Group Manager. As such she has been invited to present at Adobe events at Mac World and AIGA, Adobe MAX and other events in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Portland, Chicago, New York and Tel Aviv.
We'd like to thank our sponsors for giving us stuff to give to you! You can thank them to by checking out their websites. Many have new tutorials / tips / project files for their end users.
We are giving away 2 copies of Adobe Creative Suite Design & Web Premium
PARTNERING USER GROUPS & MEETUP GROUPS
LA Web Professionals Group
Adobe Illustrator Los Angeles
LA & Pasadena Designers' Meetup
As one of the largest Adobe User Groups in the country, the Los Angeles Web Professionals Group (LAWPG) attracts world-renowned speakers and a dynamic group of business, marketing and creative professionals. Every month, we meet, network and learn from LA’s hottest web designers and Internet marketing experts. Join our Facebook Group or sign up for our mailing list and join us for monthly presentations on web design, marketing and the latest internet trends.