Announcement Announcement Module
No announcement yet.
Hello! It's a pleasure to join Page Title Module
Move Remove Collapse
Search Search Module

Advertisement Advertisement Module

Latest Topics Latest Topics Module

  • mountaindragon
    Reply to Please Critique My Portfolio
    i think there is some nice stuff in the portfolio, but i would want to see how the idea/design came about. if i was a potential employer how would i know that you hadn't just borrowed them from the net...
    Today, 03:50 AM
  • mountaindragon
    Reply to Prepress Student - Needs Feedback on a DL Flyer Design
    I like the red and black, and basic layout, but as commented, the spacing is inconsistent, line 2 on the right being a particular culprit. and there are several individual points made on the right, that...
    Today, 03:40 AM
  • mountaindragon
    Reply to Avatars
    Just joined the site, could i have this avatar please...
    Today, 03:30 AM
  • Kayekaye
    Reply to Eraser tool doesn't stick...
    Take a screen shot of the job open and all the windows open that you are using. The brush palette and any others you have open....
    Today, 02:27 AM
  • B
    Reply to Feedback for a coffee company logo!
    I'll argue that this impression isn't actually the case. Yes, there are plenty of high-profile companies that have moved from more complicated logos to simpler ones, but honestly, that's been true for...
    Today, 01:42 AM

Conversation Detail Module
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Hello! It's a pleasure to join

    I'm a full time Graphic Design student (my 50th birthday present to me) and it is a dream come true.

    I love it all and I'm looking forward to learning by listening, and asking when I need to. I'm taking Photoshop and InDesign along with Photography, Design 1 and Drawing. My biggest challenge right now is my grey value scale(11) for Design 1 (I do love the guache my instructor required) My background is working with fabric, so I understand color. I'm going for perfect increments because training my eye to see it will be invaluable. I'm just not there yet...I'm enjoying the process...InDesign is online and that's a bit tricky. The program is brand new to me, and I know I'm spending hours on things that should be easier...Our book is Revealed, I use the Help a lot but I'd love a couple of reference library referrals to add to my stash. Thanks, and I'll try to be less verbose and more concise...

    I'm just really glad to be here!
    Last edited by svd; 09-02-2006, 03:44 PM.

  • #2
    Welcome to the forum svd, and congratulations on being able to pursue your dream.

    You'll find a lot of invaluable advice on here. Check the Adobe products section often, use the forum search for InDesign, and definitely check out this link: InDesign Secrets.

    If you have iTunes, there are also some good podcasts on InDesign that you can check out, and the Adobe InDesign forum is also a good place to go for resources.

    Good luck, and once again, welcome!
    "Lucy, you got some 'splainin' to do!" - Ricky Ricardo


    • #3
      welcome svd, glad to have you here.
      You can fool some of the people all the time, and those are the ones you want to concentrate on. --GWB


      • #4
        Let me see you make decisions without your televisions.

        N.A.N.K.A. "We Kick Because We Care."


        • #5

          Welcome Aboard svc!!

          Great to meet you!!
          Hello... My name is Kittie and I'm a Font-a-holic.

          Daily Trivia Game ...GDF Fantasy Football League


          • #6
            *Karibu* GDF SVD.

            *Welcome* in KiSwahili.

            It's nice you still get to do what you've always wanted. I still hope to get a private pilot licence someday...and maybe own a small plane.
            Purity and simplicity... and ubuntu.

            If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor. If an elephant has its foot on the tail of a mouse and you say that you are neutral, the mouse will not appreciate your neutrality.
            - Bishop Desmond Tutu


            • #7
              welcome aboard! I think you'll like it here - this is a great place to learn, as well as to get crazy with other designers from all over the world.
              "It's never too late to be who you might have been." - George Eliot


              • #8
                Hi svd, welcome to the forum.


                Mediabistro A division of Prometheus Global Media home | site map | advertising/sponsorships | careers | contact us | help courses | browse jobs | freelancers | content | member benefits | reprints & permissions terms of use | privacy policy Copyright © 2015 Mediabistro Inc.