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Rocky Mountain Braille Associates LLC

Workshops and Trainings Offered

Conquering Tiger Graphics

Workshop type: Hands-on with hardware and software

Time required:

2 hours- Introduction to hardware and software
4-6 hours- Introduction and hands–on production

Description: Tiger embossers can provide a wide range of graphics, from basic templates to use in combination with other production methods to more complex graphics often found in text materials. Participants will learn to set up profiles, use translator, create graphics with Tiger Designer and use other features of the Tiger Software Suite. Images to work from will be provided.

Outcomes: Participants will

  • set up profiles for a variety of graphics
  • practice editing graphics imported into Tiger Designer
  • practice adding braille labels using ASCII entry


2012-13 Presentations
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Perkins School for the Blind
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DIAGRAM Center/Benetech
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Grafton Braille Service Center
Grafton, OH

Diagrams 2012
Canterbury, United Kingdom

AER International
Seattle, WA

Norfolk Public Schools
Norfolk, VA

Easter Seals Arkansas
Little Rock, AR

CDE State Conference on B/VI
Denver, CO

Accessing Higher Ground
Westminster, CO

ATIA 2013
Orlando, FL

Virginia AER
Richmond, VA

NFB Tactile Graphics Conf.
Baltimore, MD