Access to Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. I will be using the Adobe Creative Cloud versions, but those with older version can still get a lot out of this class.
Graphic Design Master Class - Learn GREAT Design
Do you want to learn all the skills and techniques you need to create incredible designs?
Do you want to know the process of creating logos and branding packages?
Are you intimidated by learning photoshop, illustrator or InDesign and want to learn through practical real world projects? Than This class will be for you!
We will extensively review Typography, color theory, layout and composition, how to use photos in design, photo manipulations and editing and magazine layout design, branding and logo design just to name a few.
We also learn the basics of Adobe Photoshop, illustrator and InDesign and do projects with real world applications. Every designer needs to know and master these programs and this course makes sure you know the essential tools to power through amazing projects.
In Adobe Photoshop, we will review photo editing and manipulation techniques like how to cut objects out, the liquify tool and we will create a compelling social media graphic with our newly learned photoshop skills.
In Adobe Illustrator, we will master the pen tool by hand tracing simple and complex shapes. We will explore the power of the shape builder tool and In the end of this section, we will design a full logo.
We will will create a magazine layout in InDesign and learn the master pages tool to drastically speed up your design workflow when working with multiple paged layouts.
We will talk about branding basics, what makes a good logo? How do you extend your logo or brand to other marketing materials?
Finally, we will create an entire brand package using Adobe illustrator complete with business card and other assets.
I designed this extensive course to be gentle enough for new comers to design but detailed enough for everyone to get a TON out of this course.
Who is the target audience?
Anyone interested in creating compelling and GREAT design.
Those interested in learning Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
Those wanting to understand graphic design basics and theory paired with real world projects and applications
Those looking to learn logo design and branding techniques and execution
Anyone wanting to become a graphic designer part-time or full-time, or those who need design skills to elevate their current careers.
Those looking for a solid graphic design foundations course with the depth of an intermediate level course