[scribus] Scribus and DTP classes
John Jason Jordan
johnxj at comcast.net
Mon Dec 6 02:26:17 CET 2010
On Sun, 5 Dec 2010 17:48:11 -0500 (EST)
jwminer at accessvt.com dijo:
>With regard to online DTP instruction, I'm surprised that no one has
>said it has already been done! For example, go to
>and then check out the rest of the site. There are extensive
>What you don't get from these general online courses is a tie-in
>between the principles you are learning and Scribus. The principles
>have to come first.
I agree that the principles of DTP must come first, or at least
simultaneously with the Scribus how-to.
I'm trying to think of a way to tie the proposed Scribus online modules
with Jacci Howard Bear's site.
And the more I think about this idea the more I conclude that I have
bitten off a whale-size project.
>I think an online course that assumed I knew design basics and
>concentrated on how to apply them using Scribus is a good idea. I
>probably wouldn't take it, though, because I'd rather just read
>online help and/or a book. It's always good to be able to ask
>questions and get feedback from instructors and fellow participants,
>but we do have this forum, so it seems like a bit of duplication.
You wouldn't take it because you don't need it.
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