Young designers ages 11+ are invited to dive into the history of skateboard graphics, and learn what it takes to be a professional designer in the skateboard industry.
Explore the design process behind making a graphic, use digital tools to plan and design a work of vector art, and apply it to a deck we provide.
Things You’ll Learn and Practice
Understanding your audience, proposing an idea, getting feedback, and iterating until you reach a finished product.
How to create vector art using the free open source program Inkscape
Basic principles of graphic design in the context of skateboard graphics, including use of alignment, hierarchy, contrast, repetition, proximity, balance, color and space
History of Skateboarding and the graphic design of boards, as well as some lingo
$55 / $50 for MODA Members. Price includes a full-size skateboard deck and admission to our current exhibition, Passione Italiana: The Art of Espresso.