Watch a professional artist at work, Von Glitschka, as he creates a type-based portrait, or "type face," of director Alfred Hitchcock.
Von Glitschka develops an illustration based on iconic Native American imagery, drawing a rough sketch and transforming it into crisp vector artwork with Adobe Illustrator.
Learn how to create an album cover inspired by the punk rock movement of the 1970s, complete with "ransom-note" type, using Photoshop and Illustrator.
Create a poster-sized advertisement inspired by Swiss-Style designer Josef Müller-Brockmann's 1955 original.
Create a book cover design inspired by Bauhaus, with Adobe Illustrator.
Learn to re-create a gorgeous postcard from the Art Deco era, with Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign.
Learn what it takes to design a digital magazine and make vibrant, engaging publications for today's digital subscribers.
A great band deserves a great logo. Learn how to take a client brief and turn rough ideas into a polished logo design.
Learn how to use Illustrator and Photoshop to create a distressed type treatment inspired by Grunge.
Create a poster design that invokes the style, spirit, and typography of the Constructivist movement.
Learn how to build an infographic that makes complex information easy to understand and visually compelling.
Learn about the possibilities and limitations of digital printing and working with variable data.
Build a Dada-esque typography treatment with Photoshop, Illustrator, and period-appropriate typefaces and color palettes.
Recreate a type treatment in the Art Nouveau style, using Illustrator, Photoshop, and historically appropriate typefaces and color palettes.
Learn how to create a new design inspired by nineteenth-century Victorian type styles, using period-appropriate fonts, Illustrator, and Photoshop.
Watch Von take a simple, scanned sketch and turn it into colorful, vector-based artwork with Adobe Illustrator.
Learn how to prepare your files for print and conduct a press check successfully.
Add dimension, texture, and color to your designs with Adobe Illustrator, and make your illustrations more rich and unique.
Learn about the basics of creating artwork for packages in ways that are practical for manufacturing and shipping, and make the products visually appealing.
Learn about the various types of embossing and die cutting as well as the proper ways to set up your documents to achieve consistent results.
Learn to avoid pitfalls, improve your design process, respond to demanding clients, and solve the creative problems that are involved in building a brand's identity.
Explore the components of an elegant and readable book design, and the setup and strategy for designing a book in Adobe InDesign.
Open a wide range of practical and creative options by learning how to add spot colors and varnishes to your print designs.
Learn how to approach the challenges presented when creating a logo for a media company.
Learn to create an eye-catching and welcoming invitation using the Adobe Creative Suite.
Join professional illustrative designer Von Glitschka as he shares his experience on how to research, sketch, build, and present vector graphics.
Examine all the components of a magazine cover—the page that brands and sells a magazine to readers.
Shows how to create cost-effective, elegantly styled menus with Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator.
Shows how to design a CD package using a combination of Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Bridge, and Acrobat.
A step-by-step approach to creating professional book covers using Adobe Creative Suite applications.
Effective design and production techniques utilizing the best features of InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop.
Explores the creative process through a variety of approaches, generating over a dozen poster designs.
Learn to make a business card professional and functional.
Discusses the principles and techniques of what makes a logo work, type-only designs, type treatments, and logo symbols.