Just because it doesn’t say ‘Senior Creative Designer’ on your call card does not mean you cannot do or direct some cool, beautiful and world class graphics for your brand. All it takes is; know the principles and tools that great creative designers employ and practice it.
After this class you will be able to create graphics for print & online communication professionally. Thankfully, there's no experience required. This class will walk you through the process of creating graphics for your business or official needs.
You will learn:
- Adobe Illustrator
The course is all about getting you ready for graphic design challenges in any creative design environment. Adobe's Illustrator has grown to become the designer's right-hand man when it comes to creating premier vector graphics and elements. There's so much you can do with it that it can be difficult to know where to start.
You will explore topics like;
Understanding gradients, Using patterns, Creating characters, Adding texture and detail. Working with 3D, Typography. Building objects, Analogue effects, Go retro, Pro techniques and Inspirational techniques
- Adobe InDesign
This is a layout software used by almost every graphic designer, ad agency, magazine and book publisher around the world. In this course you will learn;
Valuable insight on publishing of eBooks, Print and interactive documents and techniques that make InDesign fun and easy to use. Focus will be on advertising design, Newspaper, e-book, magazine and books. You’ll be shown how to finally output your page; whether that’s print, pdf or ipod app. At the end of this course you will be able to work on commercial design projects using InDesign with confidence.
- Corel Draw
This is a vector based software that is used by most designers in the country. While the starters will gain a lot from the class the stalwarts will find it much useful than they currently know.