Learn how to hand-letter type and turn your letterform drawings into pristine vector graphics and custom typography.
Dissects the anatomy of a typeface and defines the vocabulary of typography, using practical, real-world examples in InDesign.
Deconstructs popular logos to explain why and how they work, and offers a methodical approach to creating a logo in Illustrator and Photoshop.
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.
Create 3D type in Photoshop, and learn about topics like extruding, inflating, beveling, and texturing type.
Learn the core skill areas (color, typography, and layout) as well as the core tools (Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator) used in graphic 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.
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.
Explore the components of an elegant and readable book design, and the setup and strategy for designing a book in Adobe InDesign.
Takes an in-depth look at Photoshop's powerful tools for creating and customizing text.
Dives deep into key typographic concepts using the web-authoring tool Adobe Dreamweaver.
Explains the fundamental concepts and techniques for working with type in Photoshop.
Uses real-world examples to explain the purpose of the typographical features in InDesign CS4, and describes the conventions for how to use them.
Explores how to begin a successful InDesign layout with the smart use of typography.
Covers the basics of character and paragraph formatting, paragraph and character styles, nested styles, and baseline grids.