Desired Color Scheme:
CMYK. Pantone 144 (used as a CMYK build)
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Contest length: Contest officially closes July 24th, but we may decide the winner prior to that date.
Format: Must be direct-mail friendly and ideally meets requirements for US Post Office postal automation in terms of aspect ratio. As such, wed prefer to see maximum folded size of 6 in. x 10.5 in. but were open to larger sizes if the design is compelling. It can be done as a gate-fold with up to 4 gates (three folds) or fewer, but it can also be something that has fewer folds or is mailed flat.
Colors: CMYK. Pantone 144 (used as a CMYK build).
Fonts: Prefer Rockwell and Myriad Pro, but open to other ideas.
Images: Use placeholders for logo and for authors. For product images, such as Photoshop CS3, they are located here:
Text (copy) for mail piece should include most of the following:
Mastering the Adobe Creative Suite 3
Live Photoshop, InDesign, Flash, and Dreamweaver CS3 training
3 Days of jam-packed CS3 information coming to a city near you.
Live Seminars Books Lesson files Videos
Maximize your skills
Learn from the team of authors and instructors that created many of Adobes official training titles and have now combined their talents to bring you the Dynamic Learning series of seminars, books, and training videos. Come discover the new features and pick up hard-to-find tips and tricks that can save you hours of time.
Seminars are led by compelling instructors who are industry expertsand youll receive a full-color Dynamic Learning book along with a DVD packed with video tutorials and lesson files to take home with you.
Attend a live seminar to discover tips, tricks, and new features of the Creative Suite 3 in action. Youll gain a wealth of knowledge in these information-packed sessions led by authors and experts.
Youll receive a copy of a book from the Dynamic Learning series for each day that you attend. The books include full-color instructions and step-by-step exercises presented by the authors so you can follow up on your own.
After the seminar, you can watch the videos on the Dynamic Learning DVD included with each book.
The learning continues after the seminars! Explore exercises, at your own pace, using the lesson files on the included DVD.
3 days of jam-packed CS3 training!
Heres your chance to learn directly from leading experts and authors.
Day 1: PhotoshopÂ® CS3
Discover new features, tips, and tricks in Photoshop CS3. Learn color correction and how to create complex compositions. Even experienced Photoshop users will benefit from this session!
Day 2: InDesignÂ® CS3
Master all that InDesign CS3 has to offer! Discover methods to create documents, and gain valuable information from the masters so that you can work more effectively.
Day 3: FlashÂ® CS3
Find out how to use Flash and Dreamweaver in a day devoted to the essential Web tools. Understand the new features that help you create dynamic content for the Web.
Complete seminar topics and details at agitraining.com/CS3.
Sessions are appropriate for all skill levels.
Meet the authors
Seminars are led by industry experts. Theyve written more than 20 books on Adobe software, including the Dynamic Learning series.
Christopher Smith Author, Consultant
Adobe Certified Expert and author of Dynamic Learning: Adobe InDesign CS3, and Creative Suite 3 for Dummies. One of the foremost authorities on electronic publishing, Christopher is also president of Aquent Graphics Institute. A highly sought after speaker, he is a dynamic and effective communicator.
Fred Gerantabee is a New York-based interactive designer, developer, and educator with more than a decade of Web publishing experience. He has earned an Emmy Award for his work with Disney/ABCs Enhanced TV division. Fred is an Adobe Certified Expert for Flash, Dreamweaver, and Flash Lite, and the lead author of these Dynamic Learning series of books.
Jennifer Smiths experience as an art director, production manager, and color specialist, combined with her ability to translate real-world experience to her audience, makes her an exceptional instructor. Jennifer is an Adobe Certified Expert and author of Adobe Creative Suite 3 for Dummies and lead author of Dynamic Learning: Adobe Photoshop CS3.
Chad serves as lead consultant for InDesign migrations for multiple large and small magazine publishers, and is also a contributing author to the Dynamic Learning series. Chad holds professional certifications from both Adobe and Apple.
An Adobe Certified Expert, Robert works with many newspaper and magazine publishers adopting InCopy and InDesign. He is a contributing author to the Dynamic Learning series.
Larry is an Adobe Certified Expert and contributing author to the Dynamic Learning series. Larry has provided instruction and support to many prominent publishers as they have adopted Creative Suite 3 applications. Larry is Vice President of Training for Aquent Graphics Institute.
Locations & dates
Register online at agitraining.com/cs3, or call
800 851 9237 to register for a seminar near you. Space is limited, so secure your seat now.
Sheraton LA Downtown, 711 South Hope St.
Doubletree Market Center, 2015 Market Ctr. Blvd.
Orlando Science Center, 777 East Princeton Street
Fort Mason Center, Landmark Building D, Room 100
Grand Hotel, 615 Second Ave. South
Sutton Place, 955 Bay St.
ArtServe, Inc., 1350 East Sunrise Blvd.
Inn of Chicago Hotel, 162 E. Ohio St.
Doubletree Denver North, 8773 Yates Dr, Westminster
Marriott, Renaissance Center
Doubletree Guest Suites, 5353 Westheimer Rd.
The Meeting Room at Two Arrow Street, Cambridge
Omni Austin Hotel Downtown, 700 San Jacinto at 8th St.
St. Johns University, 101 Murray St.
Oct. 30 - Nov. 1
Hilton Garden Inn, 1100 Arch St.
Oct. 30 - Nov. 1
Embassy Suites/Bellevue, 3225 158th Ave. SE, Bellevue
Hotel Palomar, 2121 P Street NW
World Trade Center, 121 SW Salmon Street
Cobb Galleria, Two Galleria Parkway
271 Regent Street
Crowne Plaza Norwest Sydney, 1 Columbia Court
What you get:
Live seminar presented by expert authors.
Dynamic Learning book, appropriate for the seminar you attend: Learning Adobe Photoshop CS3, Learning Adobe InDesign CS3, or Learning Adobe Flash CS3.
Lesson files on Dynamic Learning DVD
Video tutorials on Dynamic Learning DVD
All this for only
$99 per day or
$279 for all three days
Register today, seating is limited!
Register online at agitraining.com/CS3
or call 800 851-9237
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