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Illustrator for Fashion Design in Lynda.com

Illustrator for Fashion Design in Lynda.com

Lynda.com is constantly coming out with more and more tutorials and one specifically caught my eye today on using Adobe Illustrator for fashion design.  Two new courses are now available: Illustrator for Fashion Design: Drawing Flats walks you through drawing shirts, pants, skirts, and more, using custom brushes and symbols. Illustrator for Fashion Design: Creating […]

May 2, 2013 | By | Reply More
Effective Public Speaking

Effective Public Speaking

Speaking in public effectively means more than getting over your feelings of nausea when you look out at a crowd. Lynda.com has an effective speaking tutorial on how to generate ideas for your presentation, building a storyboard, coping with anxiety, how to open, deliver, and close your speech with confidence and ease. Most go to Lynda.com for software […]

April 24, 2013 | By | Reply More
Lynda.com

Lynda.com

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Good Morning, I was curious when Lynda.com was going to be available again? Thanks, Amanda Keeler   Answer: Hi Amanda, Lynda.com is available.  What type of problem are you having accessing it? If you log into http://myfit.fitnyc.edu with your FIT username and password you will see a link to Lynda.com […]

August 23, 2012 | By | Reply More
Lynda.com Special Faculty Event Tomorrow, Aug 23rd 11-12

Lynda.com Special Faculty Event Tomorrow, Aug 23rd 11-12

Please join Jennifer Jortiner, company rep for Lynda.com.  The demo will cover how to play, pause, and rewind tutorials while learning at your own pace; watch one tutorial at a time or a whole course.  Come learn about software from Adobe, Apple, Microsoft, and more.  This overview is for faculty beginners to expert. Thursday, August […]

August 22, 2012 | By | Reply More
Lynda.com Campus Now Live via MyFIT

Lynda.com Campus Now Live via MyFIT

  The latest version of “Lynda.com” is now LIVE via the MyFIT Portal.   Lynda Campus offers new features and functionality that support teaching and learning initiatives. Also, it was designed to support the entire FIT Community, without any licensing restrictions. During the initial use of Lynda Campus, users will need to create a profile incorporating a […]

June 12, 2012 | By | Reply More
Lynda.com for FIT Alumni

Lynda.com for FIT Alumni

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Will the Lynda.com upgrade be available to graduating seniors of 2012 later on? Or will it only be available to current students? Thanks, Rony Patzan Answer: Hi Rony, Thanks so much for your email, we are pretty excited about the upgrade with Lynda.com and are glad to hear that […]

May 18, 2012 | By | Reply More
ASK IT: Problems with Lynda

ASK IT: Problems with Lynda

ASK IT form questions & comments: “I can’t access Lynda.com Training anymore. It asks me for a login, and my FIT login doesn’t work. I’ve used it throughout the semester, and it’s been a huge help. Will it ever be available again?” Answer: Hello Melvin, To access Lynda training, you must use the link called […]

January 6, 2011 | By | Reply More
Exercise Files for Lynda.com

Exercise Files for Lynda.com

Did you know that you have access to all of the exercise files used in the Lynda.com tutorials? If you would like to download any of the exercise files used in the videos so that you can follow along with the instructor keep reading. Scroll to the top of the table of contents page of […]

November 11, 2010 | By | Reply More
3500+ videos watched in 6 weeks

3500+ videos watched in 6 weeks

We receive periodic reports from Lynda.com on the number of training videos watched and the general topics the FIT community has been searching for.  I am so happy to announce that from the report covering the time period of May 20th to July 5th, the FIT community has viewed over 3,500 complete video tutorials.   […]

July 22, 2010 | By | Reply More