2-Day Adobe Creative Cloud Crash Course
2

March 2 – March 3
2 Sessions

GA Washington D.C. (Livestream)

Online Class
Livestream
$375 USD
Regular Ticket
$375 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

2-Day Adobe Creative Cloud Crash Course | March 2

Silvia Script Photo


Senior User Experience and Interface Designer, Publicis Sapient

2

March 2 – March 3
2 Sessions

GA Washington D.C. (Livestream)

Online Class
Livestream
$375 USD
Regular Ticket
$375 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop Series

Immerse yourself in the amazing world of Adobe Creative Cloud applications that help designers create a variety of brilliant print and digital media. The Adobe Creative Cloud is composed of three industry standard design applications that seamlessly connect with each other. Becoming proficient will set you on a path to success with the design industry’s latest tools and techniques.

This two-day workshop will provide step-by-step instruction leading you through three of the most-used Adobe applications. We'll spend the weekend learning the ins and outs of Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe Illustrator.

InDesign is the professional publishing software used to create and design books, brochures, magazines and newspapers. Photoshop is the professional digital imaging software, that has evolved from a photographer’s tool and is now used to design websites and create interfaces and original iconography for digital screens on any device. Illustrator is the industry-standard vector graphics software for creating logos, illustrations and original typography.

This is a hands-on crash workshop and through step-by-step instruction, you will be led through the most important tools, concepts and techniques for all three programs.

If you want to level up your design skills and master the most used creative software out there, join us for an incredible weekend of learning. You'll walk into Monday with a refined, powerful skillset!

General Assembly’s classes, workshops & events are for recreational purposes and are not regulated by the bureau of proprietary school supervision.

If this class is recorded, students will be sent the recording link within 7 days after class completion by email. Students are encouraged to download and save any shared materials (worksheets, deck if applicable) during class for later reference as they are not be shared by email.

Schedule

Mar 2
Tuesday, 2 March 12 7 pm EST Day One
Mar 3
Wednesday, 3 March 12 7 pm EST Day Two

Takeaways

InDesign:

  • Learn the basics of the Adobe InDesign interface
  • Learn the master and local pages features for large scale project
  • Format content and learn the character, paragraph and styles panels
  • Construct and modify single or multiple layouts and spreads
  • Import images and assets from Illustrator or Photoshop
  • Package files for professional printing

Illustrator:

  • Learn the basics of the Adobe Illustrator interface
  • Learn and become familiar with the pen and shape builder tools
  • Prepare and export branding assets for clients and projects
  • Create logos and iconography

Photoshop:

  • Learn the basics of the Adobe Photoshop interface
  • Understand and work with layers and adjustment panels
  • Transform and maximize smart objects layers and objects
  • Manipulate, modify and color photographs
  • Create a website landing page

Preparation

This is an introductory workshop for first time and beginning Adobe application users. No prior experience with Adobe applications is required for this class. However we do ask that participants come with basic technical aptitude and familiarity with computers.

Please note:

  • General Assembly’s classes, workshops & events are for recreational purposes and are not regulated by the bureau of proprietary school supervision.
  • If your class is recorded you’ll be sent the recording link within 7 days by email. If your instructor chooses to share the deck for download during class, please download and save if you’d like a copy.

About the Instructor

Silvia Script Photo

Senior User Experience and Interface Designer,
Publicis Sapient

Silvia Brown is a visual and user interface designer with a communication design background from Carnegie Mellon University, Corcoran College of Art + Design, and Rhode Island School of Design. Silvia is known for her innovative solutions to complex problems that are functional, user-friendly and visually aesthetic. She has worked with various companies, including Bloomberg Sports and Wealth, BNY Mellon, Fidelity, Motorola, and Peace Corps to develop mobile-friendly and web applications.

In recognition of her exemplary service in the classroom, Silvia has been selected as a member of General Assembly's Distinguished Faculty program.

Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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