Lynda.com has made this full series available in her website. You can even get the assets to follow along. In addition, Lynda.com had already made their Blend 1 and Design 1 series available for FREE. Expression Web is also available for subscribers… so susbcribe now! or if you want to keep the video series next to you all the time just get the DVD!
These are the general topics covered in the series:
1. Understanding Silverlight
2. Discovering Silverlight Experiences
3. Silverlight Tools: Expression and Visual Studio
5. Advanced XAML
7. Asset Preparation for Designers
8. Working with Media in Silverlight
9. Creating a Media Player with Silverlight
10. Creating Programmatic Animations
11. Silverlight Deployment
From Lynda.com: Mike Harsh is the program manager on the Silverlight team at Microsoft. In Silverlight Essential Training, he gives viewers an insider’s look into this powerful application. Mike teaches each step in the process of building interactive web applications using Silverlight, including how to add video, animations, and interactive features such as drag-and-drop functionality. Exercise files accompany the tutorials.