Wikigraphists Bootcamp (2018 India)/Program/Online Sessions

Wikigraphists Bootcamp
(2018 India)

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Pre-event online sessions
  Done KCVelaga (talk) 12:47, 23 September 2018 (UTC)
S.No Topic(s) Approx. duration Notes
1

Elements of design and making a composition

  • Line
  • Shape
  • Space
  • Form
  • Colour
  • Texture
150 min
  • Online Session 1
2

Principles of design

  • Harmony
  • Balance
  • Hierarchy
  • Scale
  • Emphasis
  • Contrast
  • Movement
3

Gestalt laws of grouping

  • Proximity
  • Similarity
  • Closure
4

Using elements and principles of design for communication

  • Typography
  • Hierarchy of information
5 Understanding rasters and vectors
6 An overview of SVG - how it looks as text

150 min


150 min

  • Online session 2
    • Date: 19 August 2018
    • Timings: 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm (IST)
      2:30 pm to 5:00 pm (IST)
    • Status:   Done
      KCVelaga (talk) 11:36, 19 August 2018 (UTC)

  • Online session 3
    • Date: 16 September 2018
    • Timings: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm (IST)
    • Status:   Done
      KCVelaga (talk) 12:47, 23 September 2018 (UTC)
7 (Inkscape)
  • An overview of the interface
  • Objects
    • Rectangles
    • Ellipses
  • Alignment tools
  • Paths
  • Beziers
  • Operations
    • Combine, Group
    • Intersections, Unions, Difference and exclusion
  • Connectors
Colours
  • Gradients, shading, 3D effects
Text
  • Curved text
  • Manual kerning
  • Font related issues – texts as paths
Effects
  • Live path effects
  • Filters
Using the interpolation tool
  • Flattening transforms – plugins
Layers
Tracing
  • Manual and automatic
Calligraphy tools
  • Working with tablets
Importing and exporting

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