Who Inspire Us
Weinman is a teacher, author, and designer, and is the founder
and the Ojai Digital Arts Center.
Award Winner 2000
honored to be the first GirlGeeks Golden Horn-Rims Award recipient,
which was presented to her at the COMDEX/GirlGeeks "Celebrating
Women in Technology" event on November 13, 2000 at the Las Vegas
worked professionally in design and animation for almost 20 years,
and has been teaching digital design for the past 10 years. She
has taught at Art Center College of Design, San Francisco Multimedia
Studies, American Film Institute, UCLA, and at numerous conferences
and workshops throughout the world before forming her own workshops
in Ojai, California-which have a 50% female student body.
is the author of a series of books on web design, and has written
for numerous magazines, including: Macworld, How, Adobe, Step-by-Step
Graphics, Web Techniques, Dynamic Graphics, Animation, Full Motion,
New Media and Diem.
all, Lynda loves to teach. She has conducted private classes for
many corporations, including MSNBC, Capital Group, CBS, NBC, Genentech,
and Apple Computers. She is widely recognized as one of the most
knowledgeable, approachable, and generous web-design educators
in the business today.
an advisory board member for Miller Freeman Web Design & Development
Conferences, New Media Magazine, Adobe Photoshop, GoLive, Illustrator,
Live Motion, Macromedia Flash, Fireworks, and Dreamweaver. Lynda
was a judge at the 1999 Webby Awards, 1997 Communication Arts Annual
New Media Competition, 1999 NY Art Director's Club Annual Awards,
and the 2000 Amazon.com Flash Competition.
honored by the San Francisco Women on the Web as one of the Top
25 Women in 1999 and received the Art Center College of Design Great
Teacher Award in 1997.
first computer was an Apple II+ Clone, which she purchased in