David Tristman

David Tristman
David Tristman is an artist, designer, and interactive developer with over 10 years of professional experience. His clients include The New York Times, HBO, and L'Oreal. David has taught Flash, HTML, and other web design-related topics at Parsons School of Design since early 2000.

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David is a masterful teacher. He moves the material forward at a good pace and is extremely knowledgeable. I've had great teachers, including famous ones, and David ranks at the top. -- Peter Grossman

"David is an excellent instructor with real-world, real-time experience with the subject. A must for anyone on their way to becoming a 'digi-holic.'" -- Claudia Perry

"I would definitely recommend David as an instructor. He was low-key, organized, very patient, and could answer just about any question the class threw at him." -- Lisa Kahn

"David is both knowledgeable and patient. He takes the time to find out what his students want to get out of the course and tailors his lectures to their personal interests." -- Karen Rouse

"I left the course with a strong grasp on the principles behind web design and tools and resources to expand on my knowledge. He is an excellent teacher." -- Jenny Spaulding

"David is a welcoming, friendly instructor willing to answer even the most simplistic query. I began the class knowing virtually nothing about the code that runs the internet and left with a solid sense of understanding." -- Derek Flood

"David was a great instructor. He took the fear out of what I thought was going to be an overwhelming course and made it easy to understand." -- Patty Cabot

"David is highly knowledgeable about what he teaches and he never talks down to you. He genuinely cares that you really learn." -- Justin Remus

"What an amazing teacher! David's fun personality and energy made learning so much fun. Everything was patiently explained in a clear, concise way. I can't wait to take more classes from him!" -- Amanda Moses

"David was down-to-earth but also super informed and up-to-date on his knowledge. He made learning easy and rewarding in only two days! I'd definitely take another class with him." -- Elizabeth Carroll

"David's class was a solid introduction to HTML programming that provided me with the fundamentals to start creating a website." -- Sherri Poall

"David is excellent. He has extensive knowledge of HTML and his laid back, humorous manner made the class fun and informative." -- Lawrence Ciarallo