Graphic Designer Training
Master the craft of raster and vector design for the digital and print media with the world's most popular graphics applications.
Intro to graphics
Raster vs Vector graphics.
Resolution, color modes, and bit depth.
Adobe Bridge application for managing and browsing files.2 hours
Learning about the user interface, and saving workspaces.
Quickly accessing some common options with shortcuts, changing shortcuts, etc.
New document options and opening images.
Separating parts of your project into separate layers.
Zooming in and out and panning around your document.
Using various brushes and other tools for drawing.
Editing and adjusting photographs.
Smart objects and non-destructive workflow.
Creating vector shapes and icons.
Using filters and styles to add effects to layers.
Adding and styling text.25 hours
User interface and workspaces.
Keyboards shortcuts and menu options.
New document and artboard options.
Selecting, aligning and transforming objects with tools and panel options.
Creating basic and advanced shapes by using various tools and pathfinder options.
Arranging objects in layers and isolating them.
Changing fill and stroke color, applying and creating gradients and patterns.
Creating text, changing character and paragraph settings and creating styles.
The Appearance panel and effects.
Tracing raster images and converting them to vectors.
Printing and exporting documents and objects in various formats.25 hours
Creating a new document, book or library.
The user interface, shortcuts, quick apply, and workspaces.
Multiple pages and the pages panel.
Using rulers, column guides, margins, and adding guides.
Creating, selecting, transforming, and aligning objects.
Adding and editing text, text frames, text threading, and story editor.
Span columns, text wrap, tabs, bullets and numbering.
Saving and reusing text settings in paragraph and character styles.
Importing images, text and other files.
Master pages, pages numbering and sections.
Printing, packaging, and exporting documents.25 hours
2 and 1/2 months approx.Batch:
Between 10am to 6pm
Regular and Weekend classes available.What's covered?