Inkscape is a free cross-platform program used for creating illustrations such as diagrams, technical drawings, maps and logos. It has similar features to Illustrator. It produces vector-based graphics which can be scaled without losing quality making them ideal for printed documents. Inkscape can also be used for simple page layout.
|Intended audience||Anyone wishing to create graphics and visual material e.g. web graphics, technical diagrams, icons, creative art, logos, maps|
|Prior knowledge||Basic IT skills. Knowledge of text formatting in a word-processing package such as Word.|
|Resources||A course book must be purchased when you attend the course (included in the Cost below)|
|Format||Presentation with practical exercises|
|Further information||Inkscape website|
Frequency: Every term subject to teacher availability. Express an interest in future dates for this course.