ETC holds Principles of Design Workshop
On 18 January 2018 the Educational Technology Centre/ Educational Services Section conducted a workshop, Principles of Design, at in the Laboratory 1 Main Building.
Mr. Ryan Reales, web designer of the ETC/ESS, was the speaker for the ETC staff development.
The workshop aimed to promote awareness of graphic design, digital workflow, elements of design and principles. It gave a basic concept of what graphic design principles are all about.
Graphic design is the art or skill of combining text and pictures in advertisements, magazines or books. Elements of design described here are point, line, shape, form, space, color, and texture. Information was gathered about various design principles, such as balance, proportion, perspective, emphasis, movement, pattern, repetition, rhythm, variety, harmony, and unity.
The participants said the topic was interesting and they learnt many things about what graphic design is all about.
During the workshop, the speaker talked about his passion and story about the elements and principles together with a visual presentation with many examples for better understanding and excitement.