Free Tech Fellow online workshops

No need to RSVP. The online classroom will be opened during the workshop times below where you can put your name and login as guest:

Tues April 14 | 4-5:30PM | p5.js for Beginners
Presenter: Nahee Kim
Using p5.js which is a javascript library for creative coding with html5 canvas element, let’s add fun interactivity to your website. We will play with face recognition but things can be changed and added. 
Prerequisites: Laptop with webcam is needed. Please check if you have a text editor (ex. Sublime Text, Atom) and browsers like Chrome or Firefox on your computer. Basic knowledge and experience with HTML, CSS, and Javascript is a plus but not required.  

Weds April 15 | 2-3:30PM | Adobe After Effects For Beginners
Presenter: Tatiana Stolpovskaya
click to view recording if you missed it
Hands on 90min intensive. Learn the basics of After Effects and make your first animation. 
Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of Adobe Premier. Adobe Photoshop is a big plus!
If you would like to follow with the instructor, you need AFTER EFFECTS CC 2018 or 2019. Project Files will be shared with the group.

Workshop Plan: 

  • Why using After Effects
  • AE workspace
  • Shape layers VS imported raster files
  • Understand keyframe
  • How to animate Position/Scale/Rotation and Opacity
  • How to safe and export
  • Create and animate masks  (if time allows)

Tues. April 21 | 5:30-6:30PM | Adobe Photoshop Refresher 
Presenter: Michelle Ermolenko
Overview of using tools for image enhancement along with how to import and use custom brushes into your Adobe Photoshop library, access stock images and using design principles to enhance your graphics products.

Tues. May 5 | 5:30-6:30PM | Animated Photoshop Workshop
Presenter: Michelle Ermolenko
Breaking down how to use photoshop to make gifs from scratch, using stock photos, design elements, and learning how to use Photoshop’s timeline function to merge gifs with videos in order to create multimedia projects.