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Let typography bring power and impact to your designs

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  • view course page for Creative Quick Tips

    Creative Quick Tips with Justin Seeley

    Five-minute workflow improvements for creative pros, covering Photoshop, Illustrator, WordPress, and other tools designers commonly use.

    3h 52m
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  • view course page for Drawing on the iPad with Adobe Illustrator Line

    Learn how to draw on the iPad with the precision drawing tools in Adobe Line—the iOS app included free with the Creative Cloud.

    1h 17m
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  • view course page for Creating Icons with Photoshop

    Learn how to use Photoshop to create a custom icon set that displays beautifully on Mac, Windows, iOS, and Android platforms.

    2h 1m
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  • view course page for Creating and Using Textures for Design

    Learn how to collect and enhance real-world textures and integrate them into your digital designs.

    4h 8m
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  • view course page for Introducing InDesign

    Introducing InDesign with Deke McClelland

    Get a thorough introduction to InDesign. Learn how to assemble text and images into multipage documents that can be published in print, on the web, and in many other electronic formats, with this industry-standard page-layout program.

    4h 52m
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  • view course page for Design the Web: Adobe Generator for Graphics

    Save time creating web and interactive graphics with Photoshop and Adobe Generator.

    29m 36s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Design the Web: Smart Objects

    Learn to speed up your design and production time in this Photoshop tutorial with the use of Smart Objects.

    33m 0s
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  • view course page for Drawing on the iPad with Adobe Sketch

    Learn how to draw on the go with the iPad and Adobe Sketch, a mobile drawing app included with Creative Cloud.

    1h 11m
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  • view course page for Logo Design Techniques

    Logo Design Techniques with Nigel French

    Deconstructs popular logos to explain why and how they work, and offers a methodical approach to creating a logo in Illustrator and Photoshop.

    3h 38m
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  • view course page for Introduction to Photo Compositing

    Learn how to create new visual narratives with the power of photo compositing.

    1h 24m
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  • view course page for Creating Fixed-Layout EPUBs with InDesign CC

    Learn to create interactive fixed-layout EPUBs in InDesign CC, and preserve your design's integrity across multiple browsers and ereaders.

    3h 36m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Illustrator CC Essential Training

    Explore the basic elements of vector graphics and find out how to use the powerful drawing tools in Illustrator CC.

    8h 13m
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  • view course page for Adobe Mobile Apps First Look

    Tour the seven new Adobe mobile apps now included with Creative Cloud.

    49m 27s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Muse Essential Training

    Muse Essential Training with Justin Seeley

    Shows designers how to use Muse to create HTML-based web sites using a toolset familiar to anyone who's used Photoshop, InDesign, or Illustrator before.

    5h 46m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for InDesign CC Essential Training

    Find out how to build well-crafted print publications, interactive documents, digital magazines, and ebooks with InDesign CC.

    9h 31m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Creating Icons with Illustrator

    Learn how to design icons for use on the web, in print, and on different operating systems, with Adobe Illustrator.

    2h 7m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Illustrator CC One-on-One: Fundamentals

    Introduces the basic features of Illustrator CC: sizing and arranging artboards; accessing panels, menus, and tools; and creating your first illustrations with line art, shapes, and type.

    10h 45m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Photoshop CC One-on-One: Fundamentals

    A personalized tour of the basic tools and techniques that lie behind great images and graphic design in Photoshop CC, in an update to the flagship series.

    7h 45m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Adobe Creative Cloud

    Find out whether Creative Cloud is right for you. Learn about installing and updating the app, working with cloud storage, and using CC on the go.

    1h 14m
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  • view course page for Adapting a Print Layout for Digital Publishing

    Learn how to convert documents and files originally intended for print into optimized digital formats such as EPUB, interactive PDF, HTML, or a Digital Publishing Suite (DPS) file.

    2h 2m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Kuler Essential Training

    Kuler Essential Training with Justin Seeley

    Create and share rich, engaging color palettes with Kuler.

    55m 53s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Digital Painting Fundamentals

    Learn all about digital painting: mixing paint, working with layers and brushes, using color creatively, sketching, and painting with photographs.

    1h 49m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Creating with Adobe's Line and Sketch Apps

    Learn how to draw on your tablet with Adobe's Line and Sketch apps and the new Ink pen and Slide digital ruler.

    1h 16m
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  • view course page for Layout and Composition with InDesign

    Learn to create more compelling layouts with Adobe InDesign using contrast, repetition, hierarchy, and scale.

    1h 27m
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  • view course page for InDesign CC: EPUB Fundamentals

    InDesign CC: EPUB Fundamentals with Anne-Marie Concepción

    Take any InDesign file and turn it into an EPUB that can be read on multiple devices, like the Kindle, Kobo, iPad, and Nook.

    5h 0m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Creating Ebooks for the Kindle

    Take an existing ebook from Word, Pages, InDesign, or even a plain text editor, and convert it to a Kindle format.

    2h 13m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Muse

    Learn how to build rich, HTML-based websites with Adobe Muse, the web design tool.

    1h 9m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Introduction to Graphic Design

    Learn the core skill areas (color, typography, and layout) as well as the core tools (Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator) used in graphic design.

    5h 58m
    Beginner
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  • view course page for Introducing Photoshop: 3D

    Introducing Photoshop: 3D with Deke McClelland

    Learn the basics of Photoshop's 3D capabilities with Deke. Discover how to build simple 3D objects, add materials and lighting to your scene, and even create 3D type.

    4h 33m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Getting Started with InDesign

    Learn the five features every InDesign user needs to know to start creating and editing layouts.

    22m 23s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Astute Graphics for Illustrator

    Learn to use this incredibly popular and powerful set of plugins for Adobe Illustrator.

    2h 58m
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  • view course page for Design the Web: Graphics and CSS Pseudo-Elements

    Learn to combine graphics and pseudo-elements to add more design and layout possibilities without adding more HTML to your web pages.

    18m 16s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Draw Better and Faster with Illustrator CC

    Draw better, faster, and easier with the new tools in Illustrator CC.

    1h 52m
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  • view course page for Design the Web: Working with PNG-8

    Create compressed PNG-8 images that display quickly and beautifully on a variety of websites, especially those targeting mobile devices.

    20m 27s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Behance

    Create, share, and find amazing artwork with Behance, and create a customizable digital portfolio using your own unique URL.

    1h 18m
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  • view course page for Design the Web: From Illustrator to HTML5 Canvas

    Convert your vector artwork into dynamic HTML5 Canvas artwork with a free plugin for Adobe Illustrator.

    21m 35s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Digital Matte Painting Essentials 5: Camera Projection in Maya

    Transform a 2D matte painting into a 3D scene, complete with a moving camera, shifting perspective, and an animated background.

    3h 22m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Introducing Illustrator

    Introducing Illustrator with Deke McClelland

    Quickly learn how to use Adobe Illustrator to create digital illustrations with no experience required.

    3h 55m
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  • view course page for Introducing Photoshop: Design

    Introducing Photoshop: Design with Deke McClelland

    Quickly learn how to use Photoshop for everyday design tasks—combining text and artwork, replacing backgrounds, and more.

    4h 35m
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  • view course page for Design the Web: Getting CSS from Photoshop

    Speed up your CSS workflow. Extract CSS from an existing design comp automatically using Photoshop's Copy CSS feature.

    24m 8s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Design the Web: Automating Web Graphics

    Learn to composite hundreds of unique, data-driven graphics in Photoshop automatically, using variables and a simple text file.

    30m 49s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Photoshop for Fashion Design: Rendering Techniques

    Learn to use Photoshop brushes, patterns, and special effects to create professional-looking fashion croquis and costume illustrations.

    4h 52m
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  • view course page for Digital Matte Painting Essentials 4: Texturing

    Learn how to add light, color, and texture to a basic form using photographic references and the tools in Adobe Photoshop.

    3h 10m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Digital Matte Painting Essentials 3: Tone

    Takes a black-and-white drawing and shows how to use the five elements of light to paint the surfaces and create a realistically shaded backdrop in Photoshop.

    1h 18m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Design the Web: Slice Tool

    Design the Web: Slice Tool with Chris Converse

    Learn to create multiple, optimized web graphics from a single Photoshop or Illustrator file with the powerful and versatile Slice tool.

    26m 45s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Design the Web: Multiple Graphic Sizes

    Leverage Smart Objects, clipping masks, and slices, in Photoshop and make graphics that will look razor sharp on any screen size.

    16m 37s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Digital Matte Painting Essentials 2: Perspective

    Learn about the principles of linear perspective and find out how to create perspective drawings in Photoshop.

    2h 37m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Designing a Resume

    Designing a Resume with Steve Harris

    Three different design approaches to make your resume stand out and make hiring managers take notice.

    1h 6m
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  • view course page for Digital Matte Painting Essentials 1: Concept

    Learn to create new worlds, both fanciful and totally realistic, for films with digital matte paintings in this Photoshop tutorial.

    1h 40m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Design the Web: Sprite Sheets

    Learn techniques in this Photoshop tutorial to make sprite sheet creation fast and versatile.

    20m 49s
    Beginner
     
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