Graphic Design with Photoshop & Illustrator
Developing your own portfolio of digital art is at the heart of this course where students learn the ins and outs of graphic design using the industry’s leading software Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.
Students will start out learning the fundamentals of graphic design, using the Adobe Creative Suite and project-based learning. They will learn the design process, color theory, typography, and how to recreate professional media and advertisements. At the end of the week, students will have a portfolio of designs and develop a final project piece that allows them to focus on their passion and emulates a real-world client.
Hardware and Software
Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator + Adobe Creative Cloud, Wacom Drawing Tablet
1 Week (Mon - Fri)
Daily Camp Hours
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Number of Students
What Students Learn
Core principles of graphic design and industry vocabulary
Exploring ways that graphic design defines the visual world around us
How to use Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator to achieve their vision
How to identify differences between Photoshop and Illustrator
How to incorporate resources from the web into their designs
What Students Create
A portfolio that simulates real-world client work and incorporates personal style
Original compositions incorporating typography, colour theory, and composition
Recreations of professional advertisements
Came Overview + Schedule
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Personalized Feedback + Student Achievement Report
Diploma or Certificate of Completion
Low staff to student ratios
Take home select technology hardware
Alumni Club Benefits
At the end of each week, attendees can invite their family and friends to join us for a showcase celebration to share their final projects. Learn more about the fun and exciting activities your child experienced during the week and have an opportunity to meet your child’s instructor. Presentations vary by course topic and instructors will highlight some of the important concepts covered during the week and possible next steps to continue your child’s learning. Arrive early as showcase begins at 3:00 pm and is typically finished by 4:00 pm.