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THURSDAYS

Graphic Design Thursdays

10:00 am – 12:30 pm

A weekly series of tutorials, tips, tricks and hands-on instructions using Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator. Learn new skills. Hone your existing ones. For beginning and intermediate students.

Upcoming Tutorials

Photoshop
  • The Basics
  • Tips, Tricks & Tools
  • Selection Tools
  • Layers
  • Pen tool
  • Masks
  • Clone-Stamping
  • Working non-destructively
  • The classics: self portrait, travel poster, movie poster
  • Creating and using brushes
  • Illustrating in Photoshop
  • Using  & Making Mock Ups (displaying design)
  • The Filter Gallery
  • Type interacting with image
  • Duo tone Images
  • Plugins & Extras
Illustrator
  • The Basics
  • Importing/tracing graphics
  • Usign Vector Graphics
  • Pen tool, Shape building
  • Working with tyoe
  • Shading letters
  • Logo building
  • Designing Icons
  • Poly escape effects
  • Poly portraits
  • Layer/cut-out art
  • Integration with Adobe Creative Cloud
InDesign
  • The Basics
  • Tips, Tricks & Tools
  • Document Management
  • Interactive PDFs
  • Formatting to Print Books (and possibly show how to hand bind)
  • Resume Workshop / Interactive Resume
  • The Yale typography checklist
    (What Yale uses to format type in large bodies)
  • Presentations

If you are planning on joining us for a workshop, all you need to do to reserve your space is RSVP via email or phone at least one day before to confirm availability and the schedule.

Class size is limited to 8 students.

Flexible Pricing Plan

Each day’s tutorial sessions are only $95 when purchased individually, or you can purchase a Session 6-Pack for only $475 (a savings of over 15% off the single session rate).

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