2D Design

Introductory video is coming soon.

Technology Requirements: A computer/tablet/iPad with an internet and connection and Bluetooth capabilities.

Tools & Additional Downloads:

skill level: 2/5




Module 1: Intro to 2D Design

Learn what 2D Design is and explore the role of a designer and other careers in the industry.

Module 2: Graphic Design Part 1

Explore graphic design with Canva and identify a variety of elements and principles of design like colour and contrast.

Module 3: Graphic Design Part 2

Apply what you learned and incorporate the elements and principles of design to create a piece of original art.

Module 4: CNC Machines

Discover the overall process of how CNC machining works and create a project with Easel.

Module 5: Laser Cutting

Learn about laser cutting and the difference between cutting and etching then create a design with Inkscape.

Module  6: Vinyl Cutting

Explore how vinyl cutters work and their common uses then create your own design using Inkscape.

Module 7: Animation

Learn the different types of animation and combine design and storytelling to create an animated video.

Module 8: Final Project

Use all the elements and principles of design and everything you learned to plan and design your final project.

Module 9: Peer Feedback

Learn how to give and receive constructive feedback and reflect on your project’s feedback.

Module 10: Course Wrap Up

Reflect on your learning throughout the course and show what you know!