Typographic Poster Design - From Sketch to Vector

Learn how to create amazing typographic designs with Photoshop and Illustrator.
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  • Lectures 20
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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Published 10/2015 English

Course Description

Martin Perhiniak, Adobe Certified Expert and Instructor, designer and illustrator guides you through his approach on creating an engaging typographic design using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. In this course he is sharing many useful techniques and best practices he has been using in his own work. This workshop is a very effective way to improve your Illustrator skills with an emphasis on working with type.

By the end of the class, you will be familiar with sketching in Photoshop, applying 3D effects in Illustrator, warping text, using the Recolor Artwork feature and even creating mockups of t-shirts and posters with the final design.

Martin is famous for his concise and clear instructions and explanations of complex features and topics. Join him on his creative class and improve your design skills!

For this class basic familiarity with Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop is recommended.

What are the requirements?

  • basic Photoshop skills
  • basic Illustrator skills
  • sketching (optional)

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Be familiar with sketching in Photoshop
  • Applying 3D effects in Illustrator
  • Warping text
  • Using the Recolor Artwork feature
  • Creating mockups of t-shirts and posters

Who is the target audience?

  • Who wants to see and learn a complete design process from start to finish
  • Who wants to improve their design skills
  • Who wants to get better at Illustrator
  • NOT for someone without any prior knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Getting Started
Finding Inspiration
Setup Photoshop for Sketching
Section 2: Design Process
Sketching Concepts in Photoshop
Selecting the Best Concept
Setting Up Tracing in Illustrator
Selecting Fonts
Choosing the Colour Theme
Drawing with the Pen Tool
Warping Text
Designing Ribbons
Adding Depth to Text
3D Text with Perspective
Applying Effects Using the Appearance Panel
Designing a Star Burst
Section 3: Wrapping Up
Recolor Artwork
Creating Mockups
Sharing the Design on Behance

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Instructor Biography

Martin Perhiniak, Yes I'm a Designer

Martin Perhiniak is a Certified Adobe Design Master and Instructor, and an incredibly talented teacher and one of the most popular author on Tuts+ Network. He has been teaching Adobe applications for several years in classrooms, online courses, seminars and shows around the World. Martin has worked as a designer with companies like Disney, Warner Brothers, Cartoon Network, Sony Pictures, Mattel, and DC Comics. He feels it his mission to share his insights of the design industry and its latest trends with beginners and creative professionals around the World.

Visit Martin's website and watch his Design Tip of the Week tutorials and you can follow him on Facebook and Twitter to be updated about his latest projects.

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