Building graphics in Illustrator

Illustrator can seem intimidating, but by maximizing a few simple tools, you can be well on your way to creating graphics and icons to use across the Adobe suite. Shape tools Basic shape tools are the first step in creating graphics. You can ...

Creating Presentations

Using the basics of graphic design and a few cool tools, you can level up your presentations. This course serves as not only an idea generator for presentations, but also a basic bootcamp in graphic design elements and principles - your building bloc ...

Winter Break Creative Challenge

JSchoolTech loves to join our students in creative challenges - revisit our Winter Break Challenge. Each week of Winter Break challengers received a quick brief and training video. Then had a chance to see other's posts in Slack and ask questions. ...

Spark Page

Spark page allows you to create easily editable web pages or on the go presentations. (In a refreshed look!) https://youtu.be/zfMWpTyencw Table of Contents: 00:41 - Branded or other themes 01:13 - Title and photos 01:42 - Adding blocks of ...

Spark Posts

Spark post helps you create social media ready posts and content, as well as print media. You can use your own branded templates, start from scratch or use a template. Design tips If you're new to design, stick closely to the template that yo ...

Spark Basics

In this short video, we will look at different ways to login to spark, as well as how to start on branding your content. Go to Spark   https://youtu.be/HBfMFi4HNtI  

Co-editing in XD

XD allows you to easily collaborate with other users with their co-editing feature. Track changes and share documents easily. https://youtu.be/beYdmM1RWvI Table of Contents: 00:17 - Save Design to Cloud 00:38 - Enable Co-Editing 00:53 - Share D ...

Object Selection

In the 2020 updates, Photoshop released the object selection tool. Overall, this tool is user friendly and does an excellent job of making selections even quicker and easier.  As background, selection tools like the quick select or magic wand work main ...

Using the symbols panel

  You can use the Symbols Panel in Illustrator as a starting point for basic design. https://youtu.be/pUIavth2-aE Table of Contents: 00:15 - Opening your symbols panel 00:26 - Opening additional symbols 01:00 - Using and Modifying an ex ...