John McWade presents a biweekly series that touches on all areas of design, helping designers new and old sharpen their skills and create more powerful work.
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- Design Skills (5)
- Design Techniques (4)
- Typography (4)
- Color (3)
- Projects (2)
- Business (1)
- CAD (1)
- Creative Inspirations (1)
- Documentaries (1)
- Education + Elearning (1)
- Elearning (1)
- Higher Education (1)
- Illustration (1)
- Instructional Design (1)
- Logo Design (1)
- Print Design (1)
- Print Production (1)
- Product Design (1)
A series exploring over 50 core design concepts, from the 80/20 rule to storytelling, all based on Will Lidwell's landmark design books, Universal Principles of Design.
Learn to populate changes into a design and generate multiple versions using Adobe Illustrator Variable Data. John Garrett covers the Variable Importer, linking images, and exporting.
Learn how to use variables in Photoshop to generate artwork for game designs.
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.
Watch Dirk Fowler, founder of F2 Design, design and print one of his evocative music posters, and explain the importance of making something by hand every day.
Learn to create more compelling layouts with Adobe InDesign using contrast, repetition, hierarchy, and scale.
Quickly format large amounts of data with InDesign and Data Merge.
Simple techniques to improve your layouts and refresh your creative vision, from the founder of Before & After magazine.
Simple graphic design techniques from Before & After magazine to make your page, screen, or presentation look and perform its best.
Walks you through the ins and outs of working with multiple languages in InDesign, from choosing a font for a specific language to exporting multilingual EPUBs.
Explains the components that make an instructive style guide, and the elements that create a strong brand identity.
Shows how to design polished multi-page documents for print and electronic output, in the shortest time possible.
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