Visual Design 101
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Monday, 18 December

6:30 8:30 pm EST

GA D.C., 1776

1133 15th Street NW, 8th Floor
Washington, D.C. 20005
$55 USD
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Visual Design 101

Johanna Ostrich Photo


Creative Director, Beekeeper Group

18

Monday, 18 December

6:30 8:30 pm EST

GA D.C., 1776

1133 15th Street NW, 8th Floor
Washington, D.C. 20005
$55 USD
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 Class

Step into the world of visual design with General Assembly. During this workshop, you'll explore the tools and techniques you can use to bring websites, marketing materials, and more to life, and see how designers make their mark on the digital world. You'll learn the fundamentals of Adobe Photoshop and touch on essential design principles including composition, color theory, and typography. By the end of the workshop, you'll be able to execute a creative brief using your new skills.

Takeaways

  • Familiarize yourself with Photoshop, a standard tool in digital design
  • Understand the fundamentals of digital design
  • Practice applying design fundamentals into a digital design (sign up screen)
  • Understand current design landscape, including careers and opportunities to learn more about the topic area

Prereqs & Preparation

This workshop is designed for anyone interested in learning the fundamentals of visual design. No prior experience or knowledge is required.

What to bring to class: All students must bring their own laptops. Please also have Adobe Photoshop installed on your computer prior to class. You can download a free trial here.

About the Instructor

Johanna Ostrich Photo

Creative Director,
Beekeeper Group

Johanna Ostrich is the Creative Director at Beekeeper Group, where she helps a variety of nonprofits and advocacy groups craft their stories online. Before joining Beekeeper, she led the design team at Kaiser Permanente, creating healthcare collateral focused on clear and simple messaging. She’s also worked with clients like the YMCA, Exposed DC, and the Sweetlife Music + Food Festival.

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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