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Keri O'Mara

Brand Designer, PepsiCo

Chicago

Keri O'Mara is a designer, illustrator, and aspiring corgi owner who recently received her BFA in Visual Communication Design from the University of Notre Dame. She relocated from her home in upstate New York to Chicago, where she works as the Marketing Coordinator at the Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts at the University of Chicago. When she's not dabbling in freelance projects or making gifs, she spends her time befriending canines at PAWS Chicago and filling her sketchbook with watercolor illustrations of celebrity chefs. Her experience ranges from working for fair trade companies in both Ghana and Nepal to teaching design workshops in South Bend, IN. Keri is passionate about using design education to empower individuals with a sense of creative confidence.

Upcoming:

Visual Design 101

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.

7
Thu, 7 September 6:00 - 8:00pm CDT
Bringing Ideas to Life With Adobe InDesign

Bringing Ideas to Life With Adobe InDesign

Learn to create a new file, set up master pages, place images, format text, link text boxes, use layers, create print ready files and more.

13
Wed, 13 September 6:00 - 8:00pm CDT
Digitize Hand Lettering in Adobe Illustrator

Digitize Hand Lettering in Adobe Illustrator

Transform hand lettered words and phrases into digital vector shapes in Adobe Illustrator. Use your skills to create designs for blog posts, social media, and more!

20
Wed, 20 September 6:00 - 7:30pm CDT

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Introduction to the Chicago Design Community

Introduction to the Chicago Design Community

Join General Assembly for a free orientation to the Chicago design scene.

Visual Design

Visual Design

In this 8-week part-time course, students learn the tools, theory, and practical techniques needed to create visually stunning designs.

Digitize Hand Lettering in Adobe Illustrator

Digitize Hand Lettering in Adobe Illustrator

Transform hand lettered words and phrases into digital vector shapes in Adobe Illustrator. Use your skills to create designs for blog posts, social media, and more!

Inside the Minds of Brilliant Designers

Inside the Minds of Brilliant Designers

An exclusive monthly speaker series that offers a glimpse inside the creative process of local design experts.

Visual Design 101

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.

Bringing Ideas to Life With Adobe InDesign

Bringing Ideas to Life With Adobe InDesign

Learn to create a new file, set up master pages, place images, format text, link text boxes, use layers, create print ready files and more.

Teach at GA

Join our talented instructor team dedicated to transforming thinkers into creators.

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