Graphic Design Portfolio-Builder: Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator Projects
Publisher: Peachpit Press | ISBN: 0321336585 | edition 2005 | File type: PDF | 473 pages | 20,7 mb
Self-paced, self-guided instruction is all well and good, but at the end of the day, most people could use a little feedbackespecially when they're ready to build a design portfolio and hit the job market. Not to worry, this book provides actual instructor feedback along with the self-paced, individualized instruction in Photoshop and Illustrator that designers need. Written by the faculty of New York-based, accredited online design school Sessions.edu, the book uses the school's trademark project-based curriculum to teach essential design concepts with Photoshop and Illustrator. After a brief intro to the world ofgraphic design , Sessions instructors provide quick quot;refresher coursequot; chapters on the two programs. Then, armed with Photoshop and Illustrator basics, readers tackle a series of projects that stretch their imagination and creative muscles involving logo design, magazine layouts, illustrations, poster design, digital imaging, book cover design, packaging design, and more. Best of all, readers are encouraged to post their work for expert feedback from Session.edu faculty on quot;Studio Sessions,quot; the custom Web site created for this book.