Visual Design 101
9

Tuesday, 9 January

6:30 8:30 pm EST

GA D.C., 1776

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

Questions? Read our FAQs

Visual Design 101

9

Tuesday, 9 January

6:30 8:30 pm EST

GA D.C., 1776

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

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

Marcela Morales Photo

Marcela is a creative problem solver who pays close attention to the role of design throughout every touchpoint of a user's journey. As Lead Designer at Framebridge, an online custom framing company, she worked on visual branding and interaction—from marketing, to ordering, to packaging, and beyond—ensuring the experience is intuitive, delightful, and on-brand. Before Framebridge, Marcela specialized in branding and UX design at LivingSocial and CoStar Group, drawing from more than five years of e-commerce and user-centric product experience.

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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