Drupal Theming 101 (Building a Theme from Scratch) (afternoon)

Drupal Camp Asheville 2021 Online Edition - July 8th-9th

When & Where

Start Time
July 8, 2021 - 1:00 pm EDT



Danita Bowman
Danita Bowman headshot

About the Speaker(s)


Training will be led by Danita Bowman, Training Coordinator at Promet Source. Danita is a long-time member of the Drupal community and experienced Drupal site builder.

Promet Source employs renowned industry trainers and develops courses that draw participants from all over the world. We offer live, instructor led on-site or online training on a wide range of topics covering the basics of Drupal site building to module building to accessibility testing.

Training Description

This half-day training is an extension of the Drupal Site Building 101 training. Training will cover the basics of creating a Drupal 8/9 theme, Twig templates and template overrides, and simple preprocessing. 

Who is your ideal audience member, the person who would get the most out of your training?

This training is for Drupal site builders ready to take the next steps to develop a custom theme and front end developers new to Drupal or moving from earlier versions of Drupal to Drupal 8 or 9.

What do you expect people to be able to take away from your training?

Participants in this training should be able to create a basic custom theme for a Drupal website and understand how to control the look and feel of their website.

How much and what kind of technical knowledge do people need going in to your training?

Prior knowledge of Drupal site building is suggested. Basic understanding of CSS and HTML is also helpful.