CSS Zen Garden Project
The purpose of this project was to better learn how to use CSS coding to change a template and make it our own theme. The audience for this project was simply other students in the class, so we could showcase our improvements. I created this in the first half of the quarter in my Website Design class, and this was really my first experience working on coding a webpage. I decided to make it UW themed because then it will apply to any students (current or former) at any of the UW campuses. I learned how to use a program called Fireworks to create the UW Tacoma header, applying effects such as gradients and shadows. I also learned how to change the background of a site, and how to make backgrounds more transparent as I did with the W in the top right corner.
If you click on the image below, you can see the screenshot zoomed in. Or if you click on this link it will take you straight to the webpage!