Looking for a cure to the common canned site? You know the deal--sites that are clearly made from a template are easy, convenient, and keep you from having to learn code. But, they look just like many other sites. They don't let you fully express who you are and what you have to offer your visitors. Don't fear the code. It's here to help. HTML and CSS are two of the easiest computer languages to learn. In this course, you'll learn the basics of how to create a custom website that presents you to the world - the way you want to be seen - in seven weeks! Your site. Your voice. Your way. You can take the tools you just learned and earn your money back doubled, tripled creating sites for your family, friends, and clients. In this course you will build and launch your unique website in seven weeks.
Genevieve has taught typography, portfolio, and editorial design at the School of Visual Arts in New York City for over twenty years. Many of her students have gone on to high profile careers in graphic design, including Pentagram, BBDO, Mother New York, R/GA, HUGE, Razorfish, Sapient Nitro, HBO, Comedy Central, Nikelodeon, MTV Networks, The New York Times, and Conde Naste (just to name a few). She is also the creative director and owner of Six Sisters Design, LLC, a multi-disciplinary design firm with clients such as Girl Scouts of the USA and Princeton University.
Genevieve's personal career includes over 20 years of experience as an art director, including publications such as The New York Times, Time magazine, Rolling Stone, and the Boston Globe, among others. Her professional awards are numerous: most recently she won a Silver Clio award in 2012 for the SVA yearbook.
Oct 25 – Nov 29, 2012
5 Session Local Class