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InDesign 3: Advanced editing with Adobe InDesign

Create slick documents for digital and print publications in this advanced InDesign course.


Over 4 hours we’ll walk you through advanced features of InDesign:

  • Powerful tools for streamlining the editing process
  • Configuring documents properly from the outset
  • Creating interactive PDF’s, forms and e-publications using tools like: table of contents, buttons, hyperlinks, basic animations and linked content
  • Liquid layouts, layout planning and set-up
  • Advances page options: Creating documents with different page sizes
  • Converting existing documents to a format appropriate for digital publication
  • Small Intro to DPS within Indesign

Prerequisites:

  • This is an intermediate to advanced course, and requires a solid understanding of InDesign, its common tools and terminology. If you are new to InDesign, please attend the other introductory courses.
  • Intro to Mac class or proficiency with the Mac operating system.

Before you book, read our Short Courses FAQ. You’ll find answers to age restrictions, what to bring, what to do if you’re running late, refunds and more.


This short course is part of a series. View all our InDesign short courses in the What’s On calendar.


Illustrator 2: Create illustrations and design elements in Adobe Illustrator

Create custom brushes and tools so to can personalise your designs.


Over 3 hours we’ll take you through the essentials of illustrations and vector graphics:

  • Understanding vector graphics and what they are used for
  • Basics of designing motifs and illustrations
  • Manipulating type
  • Creating custom brushes, pencils and patterns to take your artwork to the next level
  • Learning to use a Tablet is an option in this workshop – Limited tablets supplied

By the end of the class, you’ll have created your own simple illustration.

*Please bring along a USB so you can save your work.


Prerequisites:

  • This is an intermediate course, and requires a basic understanding of Illustrator, its common tools and terminology. If you are new to Illustrator, please attend the free beginner’s course.
  • Intro to Mac class or proficiency with the Mac operating system.

Before you book, please read our Short Courses FAQ. You’ll find answers to age restrictions, what to bring, what to do if you’re running late, refunds and more.


This short course is part of a series. View all our Illustrator short courses in the What’s On calendar.



Illustrator 2: Create illustrations and design elements in Adobe Illustrator

Create custom brushes and tools so to can personalise your designs.


Over 3 hours we’ll take you through the essentials of illustrations and vector graphics:

  • Understanding vector graphics and what they are used for
  • Basics of designing motifs and illustrations
  • Manipulating type
  • Creating custom brushes, pencils and patterns to take your artwork to the next level
  • Learning to use a Tablet is an option in this workshop – Limited tablets supplied

By the end of the class, you’ll have created your own simple illustration.

*Please bring along a USB so you can save your work.


Prerequisites:

  • This is an intermediate course, and requires a basic understanding of Illustrator, its common tools and terminology. If you are new to Illustrator, please attend the free beginner’s course.
  • Intro to Mac class or proficiency with the Mac operating system.

Before you book, please read our Short Courses FAQ. You’ll find answers to age restrictions, what to bring, what to do if you’re running late, refunds and more.


This short course is part of a series. View all our Illustrator short courses in the What’s On calendar.



Illustrator 2: Create illustrations and design elements in Adobe Illustrator

Create custom brushes and tools so to can personalise your designs.


Over 3 hours we’ll take you through the essentials of illustrations and vector graphics:

  • Understanding vector graphics and what they are used for
  • Basics of designing motifs and illustrations
  • Manipulating type
  • Creating custom brushes, pencils and patterns to take your artwork to the next level
  • Learning to use a Tablet is an option in this workshop – Limited tablets supplied

By the end of the class, you’ll have created your own simple illustration.

*Please bring along a USB so you can save your work.


Prerequisites:

  • This is an intermediate course, and requires a basic understanding of Illustrator, its common tools and terminology. If you are new to Illustrator, please attend the free beginner’s course.
  • Intro to Mac class or proficiency with the Mac operating system.

Before you book, please read our Short Courses FAQ. You’ll find answers to age restrictions, what to bring, what to do if you’re running late, refunds and more.


This short course is part of a series. View all our Illustrator short courses in the What’s On calendar.



InDesign 2: Designing layouts and flyers

Nail perfect layouts for business cards, posters and brochures in this intermediate InDesign course.


Over 3 hours we’ll cover:

  • Selecting the right tools for the job
  • Understanding and navigating the interface
  • Setting up document pages and (the very handy!) master pages
  • Transforming, arranging and aligning objects
  • Pre-flight checks, exporting and packaging documents for print and sharing
  • General design skills: design elements, hierarchy, colour, contrast, grids and placements

At the end of the session you will walk away with a DL flyer and publication spreads ready for print.


Prerequisites:

  • This is an intermediate course, and requires a basic understanding of InDesign, its common tools and terminology. If you are new to InDesign, please attend the free beginner’s course.
  • Intro to Mac class or proficiency with the Mac operating system.

Before you book, read our Short Courses FAQ. You’ll find answers to age restrictions, what to bring, what to do if you’re running late, refunds and more.


This short course is part of a series. View all our InDesign short courses in the What’s On calendar.


InDesign 2: Designing layouts and flyers

Nail perfect layouts for business cards, posters and brochures in this intermediate InDesign course.


Over 3 hours we’ll cover:

  • Selecting the right tools for the job
  • Understanding and navigating the interface
  • Setting up document pages and (the very handy!) master pages
  • Transforming, arranging and aligning objects
  • Pre-flight checks, exporting and packaging documents for print and sharing
  • General design skills: design elements, hierarchy, colour, contrast, grids and placements

At the end of the session you will walk away with a DL flyer and publication spreads ready for print.


Prerequisites:

  • This is an intermediate course, and requires a basic understanding of InDesign, its common tools and terminology. If you are new to InDesign, please attend the free beginner’s course.
  • Intro to Mac class or proficiency with the Mac operating system.

Before you book, read our Short Courses FAQ. You’ll find answers to age restrictions, what to bring, what to do if you’re running late, refunds and more.


This short course is part of a series. View all our InDesign short courses in the What’s On calendar.


InDesign 2: Designing layouts and flyers

Nail perfect layouts for business cards, posters and brochures in this intermediate InDesign course.


Over 3 hours we’ll cover:

  • Selecting the right tools for the job
  • Understanding and navigating the interface
  • Setting up document pages and (the very handy!) master pages
  • Transforming, arranging and aligning objects
  • Pre-flight checks, exporting and packaging documents for print and sharing
  • General design skills: design elements, hierarchy, colour, contrast, grids and placements

At the end of the session you will walk away with a DL flyer and publication spreads ready for print.


Prerequisites:

  • This is an intermediate course, and requires a basic understanding of InDesign, its common tools and terminology. If you are new to InDesign, please attend the free beginner’s course.
  • Intro to Mac class or proficiency with the Mac operating system.

Before you book, read our Short Courses FAQ. You’ll find answers to age restrictions, what to bring, what to do if you’re running late, refunds and more.


This short course is part of a series. View all our InDesign short courses in the What’s On calendar.


InDesign 1: Adobe InDesign for beginners

Learn the basics of InDesign, like setting up documents and creating layouts in this free InDesign course for beginners.


In this 1.5 hour Adobe InDesign course we’ll step you through:

  • How to set up an artboard for different paper sizes, complete with margins, gutters and bleed
  • Placing images in your document and how to ensure they are correctly linked
  • Working with text and setting up guides

By the end of the session, you will walk away with a magazine cover that you have created.


Prerequisites: Intro to Mac class or proficiency with the Mac operating system.


Before you book, please read our Short Courses FAQ. You’ll find answers to age restrictions, what to bring, what to do if you’re running late, refunds and more.


This short course is part of a series. View all our InDesign short courses in the What’s On calendar.



InDesign 1: Adobe InDesign for beginners

Learn the basics of InDesign, like setting up documents and creating layouts in this free InDesign course for beginners.


In this 1.5 hour Adobe InDesign course we’ll step you through:

  • How to set up an artboard for different paper sizes, complete with margins, gutters and bleed
  • Placing images in your document and how to ensure they are correctly linked
  • Working with text and setting up guides

By the end of the session, you will walk away with a magazine cover that you have created.


Prerequisites: Intro to Mac class or proficiency with the Mac operating system.


Before you book, please read our Short Courses FAQ. You’ll find answers to age restrictions, what to bring, what to do if you’re running late, refunds and more.


This short course is part of a series. View all our InDesign short courses in the What’s On calendar.



InDesign 1: Adobe InDesign for beginners

Learn the basics of InDesign, like setting up documents and creating layouts in this free InDesign course for beginners.


In this 1.5 hour Adobe InDesign course we’ll step you through:

  • How to set up an artboard for different paper sizes, complete with margins, gutters and bleed
  • Placing images in your document and how to ensure they are correctly linked
  • Working with text and setting up guides

By the end of the session, you will walk away with a magazine cover that you have created.


Prerequisites: Intro to Mac class or proficiency with the Mac operating system.


Before you book, please read our Short Courses FAQ. You’ll find answers to age restrictions, what to bring, what to do if you’re running late, refunds and more.


This short course is part of a series. View all our InDesign short courses in the What’s On calendar.