Thursday, January 29, 2015

Virtual Learning Series: Using Templates in Photoshop

Using Templates in Photoshop: An Introduction to Photoshop

January 29th (Today)

1pm SLT/Pacific Time
Instructor: Roswenthe Blackwell
Hypergrid Academy Campus Academy

Today's Virtual Learning Series class is an introduction to Photoshop and using templates to create clothing for virtual worlds. 

Photoshop Creative Cloud will be used. No experience is necessary. 

To download Photoshop Creative Cloud for a free month trial (no credit card required):

Free full permission templates for a T-shirt and socks are included.

Download the socks template: 

Download Robin Wood T-shirt template: 

(I added a layer to Robin's template, but her templates can be found at:

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Virtual Learning Series Class Resources

You can find the resources for all past Virtual Learning Series classes at the Virtual Learning Series dome at the Hypergrid Academy central location on Kitely.

The hypergrid address is Academy

Other free resources will be offered which correspond with class packets.

The next Virtual Learning Series class is Thursday, January 29th, at 1pm SLT/Pacific Time.
The topic is "Using Templates in Photoshop".

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Fun With NPCs - Nara's Nook Grid

Dress to look like the NPC you want to make. Pack it all in your suitcase. Go to Nara's Nook. I will bring the scripts, the tricks, and a cute little NPC kitty for everyone to take home and make on their own grid.

Today, January 18th, 12:00 Noon Pacific/SL Time

Instructor: Nara Malone

Hypergrid address:
If on Kitely, jump to Hypergrid Academy and take the portal.

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Virtual Learning Series Jan/Feb Classes

We have some class topics to announce for the next six weeks. Virtual Learning Series takes place at the Hypergrid Academy in Kitely at 1pm Pacific/SL time on Thursdays.

Don't forget! Creating and Managing NPCs, lead by Nara M, will be on Sunday, January 18th from 12 - 2pm Pac/SL time on Nara's Nook grid

January 15

Navigating the Hypergrid
Come get some tips on jumping around in the hypergrid, along with some resources on where to find locations to visit.

January 22

Creating Communities in Virtual Worlds
A Virtual Learning Series open discussion on community creation in virtual worlds.

January 29

Photoshop Clothing Creation
A Virtual Learning Series class on basic clothing creation in Photoshop. Free shirt and sock templates will be included.

February 5

Introduction to Roleplaying
An introduction to basic roleplaying skills and character creation in virtual worlds.

February 12

Education Roundtable
A roundtable panel on education in virtual worlds. Guest panelists!