Typography: Learn the Foundation and Designs

Learn the foundation of typography and basic of type designs
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  • Lectures 33
  • Length 2.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
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About This Course

Published 11/2015 English

Course Description

Newly Released Course!!

Learn typography design to improve your designing skills and boost your income today!

Typography is an art. Learn typography design and you're halfway to become a great designer.

I will show you my techniques and styles to use and choose best typeface for projects. After this you will no longer make any mistake in choosing typeface.

You will receive my ebook, for free, to help to become a successful graphic designer

You may be new or seasoned designer, I am sure that you will benefit from taking this course. You can start with no knowledge of design, finish with new skill in type design. At the end of the course you will be able to distinguish typeface and select proper fonts to level-up your designs

  • You Can Use either Mac or Windows
  • No Prior Experience
  • Type Design From Scratch in Photoshop
  • No design or Photoshop knowledge necessary because I will teach you that
  • 30 day money back guarantee!
  • Logo design in Illustrator
  • Free ebook!

This course is designed to teach you about typography and doing type and logo designs. In this course you will learn not only about doing designs but also the proper steps in designing. I will teach you how to maximize your talent and build your confidence.

In this wonderful journey I will share with you my thought process in designing projects as designer. This course will help you get started in designing and make some real money. I want you to apply all the knowledge you learned in real world projects.

Prepare Yourself for a New Career in Typography design by Learning New Skills.

  • You will learn how to use adobe photoshop in simple ways.
  • Design any typographic poster design
  • You will learn the foundation of typography.
  • Tips on choosing typeface
  • Proper fonts combination

  • The skills that I'm going to teach you in this course are so valuable that will help you grow as a designer. A talent that will last a lifetime. Talent in designing is not inborn. Everybody can learn how to design.

    This course will guide you from basics of Typography. You don't need any background in designing because I will show you the right and proper way in designing a kickass type designs.

    The exercises in Adobe Photoshop are so easy. I designed them for absolute beginner because I don't want to confuse you with so many tools. All you need is a basic knowledge of the program so you can design more complex illustrations in the future.

    I started from nothing now I'm a graphic designer. In this course I will share everything I know in typography design. If you're ready see you in the course.

    What are the requirements?

    • Basic computer
    • Photoshop or Illustrator for making designs
    • Eagerness to learn

    What am I going to get from this course?

    • Learn the Basic of Typography
    • Learn to choose a right typeface for a project
    • Learn to spot bad fonts combination
    • Learn to use proper typeface for a project
    • Learn the best practices in typography design
    • Learn to make typography design using Photoshop
    • Logo design in Photoshop and Illustrator
    • Learn type effects using Photoshop

    What is the target audience?

    • This course is for new designers who want to learn more about Typography
    • Businessmen who make advertising or promo designs
    • Students of design
    • People who want to develop their type skills

    What you get with this course?

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

    Forever yours.
    Lifetime access.

    Learn on the go.
    Desktop, iOS and Android.

    Get rewarded.
    Certificate of completion.

    Curriculum

    Section 1: Introduction
    Course Overview
    Preview
    01:53
    Get your free ebook
    Article
    Section 2: Typography basics
    What is Typography & why it's important?
    Preview
    01:20
    Typeface vs Font
    00:36
    Anatomy of a Typeface
    01:22
    Terminology
    Preview
    02:17
    Section 3: Type Classifications
    Serif and Sans serif
    Preview
    01:02
    Serif Type Styles
    Preview
    02:58
    Sans Serif Type Styles
    01:35
    Script and Decorative Type Styles
    01:35
    Section 4: Best practices in Typography
    Hierarchy
    Preview
    01:08
    How to choose perfect font for a project?
    02:05
    Tips on combining Typefaces
    02:04
    Section 5: Extra
    How to determine a font?
    Preview
    01:41
    Typeface Combination Tools
    03:00
    How to download and install google fonts
    02:25
    Section 6: Adobe Photoshop Crash Course
    Set-up Workspace
    03:47
    Common Tools - part 1
    08:31
    Common Tools - part 2
    04:53
    Section 7: Type Basics in PS
    Type layer
    12:23
    Masking
    05:06
    Warp and Distort
    05:48
    Type on circle
    06:24
    Section 8: Project 1 - Typographic poster design
    Planning
    03:01
    Design Process- part 1
    12:51
    Design Process- part 2
    11:02
    Section 9: Project 2 - Elite Logo Design
    Intro/links
    01:26
    Design Process
    12:55
    Section 10: Project 3 - HG Logo Design
    Intro/links
    01:07
    Design Process
    13:43
    Section 11: Project 4 - Retro Logo Design
    Intro/links
    01:29
    Design Process
    13:48
    Section 12: What's next?
    Important stuff about design
    Article

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    Instructor Biography

    Jestoni Esteban, Web & Logo Designer

    Jestoni Esteban is a freelance web and logo designer. He has been in the designing industry for seven years. He is also an educator in an online learning platform.

    His passion for arts and designs started way back in college while taking up his degree in business management.

    During his free time in college, he spent his time educating himself through reading designing books and non-stop researching on the internet for good designs.

    After college, he followed his heart to pursue a career in graphics designing instead of putting up his own business. Success didn't come early to him. He experienced failure after failure but he didn't give up. He realized that he needed to gain more knowledge and experience in order to become a good designer.

    He studied again but not about how to handle business instead to become a great designer. He purchased a lot of books and watched seminars and make friends with great designers. He put his energy and concentration on how to produce a good designs and how to have a good relationship with clients.

    Because of Jestoni's great effort to learn and to strive to become a great designer, he is now a successful designer.

    He makes a living by doing logos and web designs on the internet and loves to communicate with different clients around the globe. He also loves to teach and share his knowledge and experience to everybody.

    In his career, he designed almost 248 logos and web designs including the homepage designs for Tiple S. Mobility, Titanium Service Group and Faststart Communications.

    With great knowledge and wide range of experience, Jestoni is now equipped with talent and unique style in designing that he shares with his 12,000 students all over the world.

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