Hello everyone! During the past summer and this current semester, I have been working very diligently on my Re-Branding. I knew it was time for a new Re-Brand when my logo (created when I was a sophomore was getting outdated. Isn’t it crazy how your design style changes in 2 years? I previously had a… Continue reading Sneak Peak at Krystal Carpintieri’s New Branding!
You might be asking yourself, web fonts are different than printed fonts? Today, I am going to explain why they are both so different! Both web and print fonts can be based on the same design, however, there are differences in design, spacing and much more. Fonts that are meant for use on the web are… Continue reading Web Typography
Through the last two week in web design, I have learned about mockups for websites, and navigation for websites. I learned about the different navigational strategies such as drop down, column, text, and breadcrumb navigation. I found a page that would be helpful to get ideas about different types of navigation, click here to view the page.… Continue reading Week 8 and 9
Now that I am back from spring break, I have finished up some projects for my web design class. I have been working on my Gluttony web page and the header for the page. I created the header using photoshop. I created this using different images such as cell phones, candy, and game controllers; to… Continue reading Week 7
Through the last couple weeks in my web design class, I have learned about CSS! CSS is Cascading Stylesheets, which are a set of predefined rules that guide the design, typography, and layout of your page.I learned that CSS can be used to control basic page defaults, the layout of a page, the design of… Continue reading Week 4-6
During my week 3 of my Web Design class, I learned about textures for websites, html and how to code! I learned that a design could be taken a step further by adding texture. To create texture; add gradients, rounded corners or even subtle noise textures. When creating a minimalist design such as Brain Hartwell’s… Continue reading Week 3: HTML & Banner Project
I have learned how to use Adobe Fireworks during the first two weeks of our Web Design class. Fireworks seems to be a combination if Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop. Since I have used those programs already, It was relatively easy for me to get used too. For our first project, I learned how to… Continue reading Week 2: Adobe Fireworks & HTML