FIT GD243: Instructional Website


I have taught Web Design for several years at several schools, and this particular assignment was one of my early favorites: I had the students build a website that taught the end user a multi-step lesson. I encouraged each student to really find something they knew quite well, and on the whole they produced impassioned, lovely sites. It was the beginning of my realization that students need to discover their own projects and passions.

School: Fashion Institute of Technology, New York , NY
Course: FIT GD243 Web Design and Production

Online samples from this class:  One  |  Two  | Three

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Libby Clarke is an artist, designer, and educator living in Maplewood, NJ. She received her BFA in Printmaking from James Madison University and her MFA in 2D Design from Cranbrook Academy of Art. Professionally, Libby has worked as an interaction art director for over 15 years for such companies as and She was an Assistant Professor at the New York College of Technology in Brooklyn, New York. She also served as the Director of the Studio School of the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey. As an artist, Libby has produced a series of multi-media conceptual products under the name Monstress Productions since 1996. She gives workshops and lectures across the United States on the intersection of art, activism, and technology, and her pieces are exhibited and collected internationally.