Art Director/Designer/Illustrator, Aaron Maurer Design
Aaron specializes in brand identity, illustration and layout and has worked across several areas of the field including marketing, events, packaging, retail, publishing and the non-profit sector. He is an active participant in Chicago’s design community, serving on the AIGA Design for Good Committee and a member of Spudnik Press, among other ventures.
Visual Design Fundamentals Workshop | Online
This class teaches the basics of effective design by applying principles that have been mastered throughout the ages to the core concepts used in the industry today.
Visual Design 101
In this hands-on introductory workshop, learn the basics of visual communication by applying Photoshop’s powerful functions to digital product design.
Adobe Photoshop Bootcamp
Learn the basics of Photoshop including how to retouch photos, adjust colors, master clone stamp, remove backgrounds, and correct skin imperfections in portraits.
Adobe Illustrator Bootcamp
Get up and running with Adobe Illustrator in just one day. Learn the basics: how to open a file, image trace, add text, use layers, the pen tool and brushes.
Photoshop Class for Beginners | Online
Start using Photoshop to edit images and create visual design mock-ups - no design experience required!
Adobe Illustrator & Adobe Photoshop Bootcamp
Get up and running with Adobe Illustrator & Adobe Photoshop in just one day.
Introduction to the Chicago Design Community
Join General Assembly for a free orientation to the Chicago design scene.