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(Jul) Graphic Design 101 - 4 weeks

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4 weeks course to learn graphic design!


The Graphic Design 101 Short Course, which will run for a total of 4 weeks from 2 pm to 5 pm every Saturday, is designed for beginners to be equipped with Photoshop and Illustrator software. The course aims to teach the basic principles of design and guide participants in completing a branding project using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. The classes are led by a professional Korean designer who currently works at a branding consultancy firm that has rebranded global companies such as Starbucks, Standard Chartered, and Amorepacific. This short course is open to both working adults and teenagers. The skills learned in Photoshop and Illustrator can be applied in a wide range of personal and professional settings. Working adults can use these tools to create marketing materials, social media graphics, and product designs for their businesses. Teenagers can leverage these software skills to enhance their academic projects, personal creative pursuits, and even future career aspirations in design or marketing. Course Overview: Getting Familiar with Illustrator: - Introduction to the program interface - Understanding the basic tools - Practicing with the pen tool - Creating a collage using the shape tool Imagining My Brand: - Understanding the basics of branding - Conducting reference research - Creating a mood board Creating My Brand: - Designing a logo - Creating a key visual - Developing a pattern - Applying the key visual and typography to an A3 poster - Additional application work Presenting My Brand: - Researching suitable mock-ups - Working with mock-ups using Photoshop Date: July 6, 13, 20, 27 (Saturdays), 2024 Time: 2 to 5pm *Participants must bring their own computers with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop subscribed and installed for the duration of the course. *All images are the copyrighted works of our previous students and may not be used elsewhere without our permission. #Illustrator #photoshop #designcourse #hongkong


  • Started Jul 6
  • 1,400 Hong Kong dollars
  • GAC Studio

Cancellation Policy

ALL FEES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE. You can cancel or reschedule your class until 48 hours ahead of the class commencement time via the website. For any rescheduling request within 48 hours of the class commencement time, please contact GAC (WhatsApp: 5545 9254), and this will incur a handling fee of $100. No cancellation or rescheduling can be granted on class date (from 00:00). Cancellation and rescheduling within 48 hours is allowed without any cost in case of Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 8 or above and Black Rainstorm Warning Signal.

Contact Details

  • Gowld Art Centre, King's Road, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong

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