At 11:43 Uhr -0800 11.11.2003, Gunnar Swanson wrote:
>On Nov 11, 2003, at 11:27 AM, Rolf F. Rehe wrote:
>>>>Calling California: a friend of mine, she works as designer for a
>>>>newspaper in Vienna, is interested in taking a summer class (next
>>>>year) at a design school in California. Any recommendations?
>>She's primarily interested in typography and layout. Which part of
>>California it is doesn't matter; as I know many members of this list
>>are from Southern Cal, that sounds pretty good to me.
>I can't give a blanket recommendation for any school. It would be wise
>to check in with schools and see who is teaching the classes. I don't
>know who has summer classes and who has open enrollment but in the
>northern part of the state I'd check out California College of the Arts
>(formerly California College of Arts and Crafts), and perhaps Cal State
>University Chico and maybe UC Santa Cruz Extension. In SoCal I'd
>suspect that ArtCenter in Pasadena would have the best and most
>reliable range of classes open to a broad public. Otis College of Art
>and Design and the UCLA and UC Santa Barbara Extension programs may
>also be worth checking into. (I may be teaching a six week class for UC
>Santa Barbara this summer but talk about it is in the barely even
>preliminary stage so I don't no why I even bothered mentioning it.)
Gunnar, thanks for the info. I'll pass it on.
Rolf F. Rehe
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