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Danielle McWaters

Designer & Founder, Designsake Studio

San Francisco

Danielle McWaters in the founder and principle at Designsake Studio, an award-winning multidisciplinary agency specializing in branding and packaging design. Starting her career in publishing in 2008, she then transitioned into graphic design where she worked with big and small brands on strategy, packaging, and global advertising campaigns. After 6 years designing professionally at Benefit Cosmetics, she broke off to start her own studio in 2014. Since 2014, her and her team have launched brands and grown businesses through adaptive strategy, compelling design, and side-by-side partnership.

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Introduction to Adobe Photoshop

Introduction to Adobe Photoshop

Learn the basics of Photoshop through a step-by-step workshop leading students through important tools and concepts.

11 Times

Introduction to Adobe Illustrator

Introduction to Adobe Illustrator

Get up and running with Adobe Illustrator in this workshop. Learn the basics: how to open a file, image trace, add text, use layers, the pen tool and brushes.

8 Times

Adobe Illustrator Bootcamp

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.

5 Times

Using Typography to Improve Design and User Experience

Using Typography to Improve Design and User Experience

95% of the information on the web is written language. In the race for people's attention the details matter and the details start with type.

5 Times

Adobe Photoshop Bootcamp

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.

4 Times

Adobe Illustrator & Adobe Photoshop Bootcamp

Adobe Illustrator & Adobe Photoshop Bootcamp

Get up and running with Adobe Illustrator & Adobe Photoshop in just one day.

4 Times

Adobe Illustrator Bootcamp Series

Adobe Illustrator Bootcamp Series

Get up and running with Adobe Illustrator in this workshop. Learn the basics: how to open a file, image trace, add text, use layers, the pen tool and brushes.

3 Times

Beyond the Label: A Conversation & Wine Tasting

Beyond the Label: A Conversation & Wine Tasting

Join us to explore how the people, design aesthetic, and personality behind a brand extends beyond its label.

Branding 101: Develop Your Brand Strategy & Voice

Branding 101: Develop Your Brand Strategy & Voice

An introductory workshop that will help you navigate building both a differentiated brand and product.

For the Love of Branding: A Valentine's Day Workshop

For the Love of Branding: A Valentine's Day Workshop

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