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Explore the typography options, features, and preferences of Adobe InDesign, in this exploration of macro typography. Learn about text flow, alignment, spacing, styles, and more.
Explore the typography options, type-related features, and type-specific preferences of Adobe InDesign.
Learn how to set up and create a magazine template using Adobe InDesign. Graphic designer Nigel French explains body text, headlines, subheads, and images.
Learn to toggle between Illustrator and Photoshop and take advantage of the strongest features in each program.
Writers and editors: This InDesign course is for you. Learn how to efficiently edit and format text, navigate a document, and overcome common problems when working with text in InDesign.
Create editable, nondestructive effects such as shadows, glows, bevel and emboss, and much more with layer effects in Photoshop.
Watch this course to learn the ins and outs of creating professional designs and artwork using crisp, scalable vector shapes in Photoshop.
Learn how to design an illustrated book, like a cookbook, children's book, or art book, with Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign.
Learn how to create a letterhead system, complete with envelope and stationery templates, to extend branding from business card to mailbox.
Learn how to create EPUBS with great typography in InDesign CC. Find out how to choose fonts, size and scale type, adjust alignment and spacing, and more.
Teaches designers how to maximize the potential of filters with use of Smart Objects, blending modes, and filter masks.
Learn how to design a business card that is eye-catching and functional.
Learn how to design brochures that are both stylish and cost-effective.
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.
Learn to create more compelling layouts with Adobe InDesign using contrast, repetition, hierarchy, and scale.
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.
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.
Learn how to curate and present a mood board that will keep your project, your design team, and your clients on track.
Learn how to use grids to create better looking InDesign layouts.
Learn how to design three different types of calendars, and create a calendar that's both functional and inspirational.
Design a stylish and professional photo book to preserve your memories.
Explore the components of an elegant and readable book design, and the setup and strategy for designing a book in Adobe InDesign.
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.
Explains the components that make an instructive style guide, and the elements that create a strong brand identity.
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.
Focuses on the different tools and features in Photoshop designed for choosing, applying, and editing color.
Create textures that create visual interest, heighten realism, and add dimension to Photoshop artwork.
Covers the ins and outs of creating professional designs and artwork using crisp, scalable vector graphics in Photoshop.
Explains the fundamental concepts and techniques for working with type in Photoshop.
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.
Uses real-world examples to explain the purpose of the typographical features in InDesign CS4, and describes the conventions for how to use them.
How to build an eye-catching newsletter with an efficient workflow integrating text and images using Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.
Effective design and production techniques utilizing the best features of InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop.
Explores the creative process, giving designers options for producing brochures that are both stylish and cost-effective.
Explores the creative process through a variety of approaches, generating over a dozen poster designs.
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