Adobe InDesign Bootcamp
4

Saturday, 4 February

10 am – 4 pm CST

GA Chicago, SPACE

444 N Wabash Avenue, 5th Floor
Chicago , IL 60611
$175 USD
Regular Ticket
$175 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Adobe InDesign Bootcamp

Matt Austin Photo


Founding Director, The Chicago Perch

4

Saturday, 4 February

10 am – 4 pm CST

GA Chicago, SPACE

444 N Wabash Avenue, 5th Floor
Chicago , IL 60611
$175 USD
Regular Ticket
$175 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop

Bring your creative ideas to life with Adobe InDesign, the professional page layout standard, used by designers and production professionals to design, preflight, and publish a broad range of documents such as brochures, catalogs, magazines and books. InDesign allows you to lay out and design multiple page documents. This workshop is designed to get you up and running with Adobe InDesign in one day. The focus will be on step-by-step instruction leading students through the most important tools and concepts in InDesign.

By the end of the workshop, participants will have learned the basics in InDesign such as how to create a new file, set up master pages, place images, format text, link text boxes, use layers, and create print ready files. They will also learn the basics of typography and page layout design.

Prereqs & Preparation

This is an introductory course designed for first time and beginning InDesign users. No prior experience with InDesign is required for this class. All students must be able to bring a laptop to the class (Mac preferred). You will need to have Adobe InDesign version CS4 or higher already downloaded on this laptop for the start of class.

About the Instructor

Matt Austin Photo

Founding Director,
The Chicago Perch

Matt Austin is an artist, educator, and publisher based in Chicago. The output of his creative practice ranges widely in form, but share a focus on the importance of honesty and learning from others. Inspired by failure and often motivated by fear, he demonstrates his enthusiasm for living by trying things out.

Austin is the founder and director of The Chicago Perch, a creative platform for social exchange through cost-free learning. He recently co-founded Candor Arts, a sister company to The Chicago Perch, dedicated to the creation of objects, environments, and opportunities that invite open communication. He teaches at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and Marwen and has formerly taught programs through the Museum of Contemporary Photography, After School Matters, and several other institutions throughout Chicago. He has exhibited his work at venues including the MCA Chicago, the John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Catherine Edelman Gallery, Ohio State University, as well as solo exhibitions at Johalla Projects and the University of Notre Dame. Austin was recently awarded the 2016 Alumni Residency at the Burren College of Art in Co. Clare, Ireland. He is currently working on several publications including a book and of his own photographs, writing, and conducted interviews called For the Birds Trapped in Airports, part of which will be shown in a solo exhibition at the Seerveld Gallery in August 2016.

Refund Policy

Plans change. We get it. But if you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

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