Heard a lot about Photoshop and other Adobe creative software, think it could be useful but not sure where to start or which programs to use?
In this four-session course guided by arts educator Alex Harwood, dip your toes in four of the most commonly used Adobe programs and discover what they have to offer.
Taking you through a guided personal project around the theme of personal & family histories, we’ll introduce you to the basics of four core programs so that you can get to grips with what each is used for and can do.
Turf Studios, 39-40 Keeley Road, Croydon CR0 1TF
// WILL I NEED TO PREPARE OR BRING ANYTHING?
You’ll need to:
– Bring your own laptop.
– Install Adobe’s free trial version of the software prior to the first session (we’ll send you instructions).
– Bring along some visual and audio materials available on your laptop to use in the sessions – photographs, art works, video, music etc.
Don’t worry, we’ll send full details of all the above in good time ahead of the first session.
// ABOUT ALEX HARWOOD
Alex Harwood is a visual artist and arts educator specialising in and combining both traditional and digital media including; painting, mixed media/collage, graphic design, photography and filmmaking. His personal practice is largely participatory and collaborative in nature, aiming to engage audiences with social, political and universal themes through the art of storytelling.
Now based in South London for over five years, Alex was previously a member of the Islington Mill Arts Academy and Mirabel Studios collectives in Salford and Manchester, exhibiting art works in several group shows. He has also shown works at the Salome Gallery and Lovely Art Gallery in London.
As an arts educator Alex has worked for over ten years in a variety of capacities for numerous charity, public health and education organisations. He also works as an independent tutor, providing one-to-one arts tuition to both academic students and adult learners.