Get the Picture: Introduction to Infographics
15

Thursday, 15 December

6 8 pm AEDT

GA Sydney (York St.)

Main Campus
Level M, 56-58 York Street
Sydney , NSW 2000
$50 AUD
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Get the Picture: Introduction to Infographics

Paolo Sta. Barbara Photo


Senior Digital Designer, WiTH Collective

15

Thursday, 15 December

6 8 pm AEDT

GA Sydney (York St.)

Main Campus
Level M, 56-58 York Street
Sydney , NSW 2000
$50 AUD
Regular Ticket

Sold Out!

Get on the waitlist

Be the first to know if a spot becomes available.

Add me to the waitlist

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop

Displaying information in a clear and compelling way is a valuable asset for any marketing manager, PR professional, entrepreneur, or anyone needing to give context to numbers.

In this class, you’ll learn the essential elements of a successful infographic and how to turn raw data into a clear visual story. We’ll also look at out how infographics relate to data visualisation and go over examples that demonstrate techniques that work and pitfalls to avoid.

By the end of the class, you’ll understand the foundational steps you need to go through to create effective infographics on your own.

Takeaways

  • Be able to evaluate the elements that make an infographic effective through discussion of good and bad examples.
  • Learn how to create infographics quickly using a toolkit of online resources.
  • Develop the ability to analyse why existing infographics work and how to improve them when they don’t.
  • Find out the difference between infographics and data visualisation and how they work together.
  • Discover quick and repeatable design techniques for ensuring infographics convey a clear message.
  • Learn about free online tools available to help create infographics.

Prereqs & Preparation

This class is for beginners looking to learn the essential elements of a successful infographic.

Preparation: Please bring a notebook, pens, and laptop (useful for looking at online resources). You should also bring along the biggest problem you feel you have in tackling infographics at your job.

About the Instructor

Paolo Sta. Barbara Photo

Senior Digital Designer,
WiTH Collective

Paolo is a Sydney-based Senior Digital Designer with a passion for all aspects of digital design. He has 10 years of digital design experience working in award-winning advertising agencies such as WiTH Collective, M&C Saatchi and Soap Creative.

With a varied skillset and a focus on digital, Paolo has worked on a range of projects throughout his career. Paolo has worked with Australia’s leading brands such as Optus, Qantas, Fairfax, Commonwealth Bank, Google, NRMA, Destination NSW, and ING Direct creating everything from apps and websites, to TV commercials and illustrations.

He is currently working as a Senior Digital Designer at WiTH Collective. In his spare time, he works on his blog Compliments to the Chef and is an Instructor at General Assembly.

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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