Unit Forms

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Smaller forms which are repeated with or without variations, to produce a larger form are referred to as unit forms. Sometimes there repeated units are called modules. Reading Homework: • Positional variations of unit forms (page-29) • Directional variations of unit forms (page-30) • Unit forms as distorted planes (page-31) • Modifications of spatial cells […]

CSS : Link Selector & Link Styling Order

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The order of link styles in the code matters. If they are out of order they may not work properly. The correct top to bottom order should always be: 1. a:link (a) 2. a:visited 3. a:hover 4. a:active (they control the entire linking system except those inside the navigation div) CSS Reference & Properties

Dreamweaver CSS – Spry Menu

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Before | After Get the exercise asset here 1. In Dreamweaver, choose Site > New Site 2. Select the text “Menu Goes Here”, then delete the text 3. Insert > Spry > Spry Menu Bar 4. Delete items / add items for creating sub-menus 5. In CSS panel, select ul.MenuBarHorizontal a (change bgcolor to #CCC) […]

A-211 / Project-3: Geometric Form

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Project Description: Composing a sculpture with geometric forms Project Purpose: The purpose of this assignment is to introduce students to the basic building blocks of geometric sculpture using the cube, prism, cylinder, cone, pyramid and other polygons as the basis for a free-standing additive form. Project Requirement: A. Composition is in-the-round B. A model is […]

P2–Student Work_A-211/Spring 2012

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Project Pool: http://pxstudio.us/student-work/3dp2.htm Flickr Presentation: https://www.flickr.com/photos/_pxstudio/galleries/72157625974217665/

Button rollover with CSS

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There are a couple of ways for button rollover: A. Button rollover with Javascript (treat the buttons as image links) B. Button rollover with CSS Download the reference file from here <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC “-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN” “http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd”> <html xmlns=”http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml”> <head> <meta http-equiv=”Content-Type” content=”text/html; charset=UTF-8″ /> <title>DWWK</title> <link href=”dwwk.css” rel=”stylesheet” type=”text/css” /> </head> <body> […]

DWWK Project – Get started

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Today’s class content: 1. Design the home page layout in Adobe Illustrator CS5 (800 X 600 or 1024 X 768) 2. Export the design to Adobe Photoshop CS5 3. Create a gif animation for the banner image 4. Re-name slices to different image names, and save all images into the image folder 5. Create site […]

Drawing in Space – Project Inspiration

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Research: World famous wire sculptors and their works • Alexander Calder – American sculptor (1898 – 1976) • Elizabeth Berrien – American sculptor (Animal in Wire) • Ivan Lovatt – African sculptor (Portraits in Wire) • Nathaniel Stitzlein – American sculptor (Found object and Wire) Wire Sculpture Tools & Techniques: http://www.wire2craft.com/resource.html

Basic CSS Structure

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CSS stands for Cascading Style Sheet. It is a style language used to define the colors, fonts, etc. of, elements in an HTML file or in an HTML site. The main concept is that HTML files hold the content and CSS formats that content. There are three CSS styles in the World Wide Web: • […]