Tired of all of your sites looking like... well, like every other Drupal site? Take a tour of projects that break the mold and learn about the techniques used to build them! We'll cover everything from design to implementation, review some quick tips on building your information architecture to match your design, the tools for the job, and even some advanced techniques used to create visually striking effects.
What questions will your session answer?:
Designing for Drupal vs.
In this session I’ll present a roadmap to learning Drupal Theming. You won’t learn everything about Drupal theming, but you will learn that you don’t need to know everything in order to start building Drupal themes.
We’ll cover all the major parts of Drupal theming:
Here we will weigh the Pros and Cons of Using Grid Systems (e.g. 960 or Blueprint) vs. Starter Themes (e.g. Zen, Mothership) vs. Full Custom (e.g., roll your own). What benefits do each offer and when are they most appropriate?
Drupal 6 Theming: Come Knowing .css; Leave a Jr. Theme Developer
Have you ever heard "All Drupal sites look alike? They don't have to. Find out where to begin, how Photoshop can help, and how to integrate with Drupal 6. Come and learn how to make your Drupal site distinct.
A basic understanding of static .html and .css is required.