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Graphic design from scratch in 6 weeks. Master Photoshop and CorelDraw without any previous knowledge with this bootcamp.

What you’ll learn

  • Design icons, logos,  business cards, illustrations, and characters
  • Clean up face imperfections, improve and repair photos
  • Use creative effects to design stunning text styles
  • Remove people or objects from photos
  • Cut away a person from their background
  • Master selections, layers, and working with the layers panel

Requirements

  • No experience required.

Course content (What you will learn)

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN IN PHOTOSHOP

1. GETTING STARTED ( SECTION I)

  • Introduction
  • Navigating Photoshop’s interface efficiently.
  • Customizing your workspace
  • Create a New Project
  • Activity: Crop and Straighten photos
  • Open images in different ways
  • Getting around photoshop fast
  • Saving and sharing your work
  • Activity: Resize and Image
  • Review

2.  LAYER 101  (SECTION II)

  • Introduction to layers
  • Start using layers
  • Use the layers panel
  • Select Layers
  • Move Layers
  • Exercise : Layer Dexterity
  • Solution: Layer Dexterity
  • Arrange image quickly
  • Layer Opacity vs Fill
  • Exercise: Fast Alignment
  • Solution: Fast Alignment
  • Review

3.LAYER 102 (SECTION 3)

  • Introduction
  • Layer Types Explained
  • Customize the Layer Panel
  • Identify Layers
  • Filter Layers
  • Exercise : Sort Layers
  • Solution: Sort Layers
  • Manipulate layers in photoshop
  • Rotate layers
  • Use Bending Modes
  • Lock Layers
  • Optional : Best Layer Hotkeys
  • Review

4.ARTBOARDS

  • Introductions
  • Find out how artboards can help you
  • The hidden value of artboards
  • Creating and resizing Artboards
  • Duplicating artboards using guides
  • Exporting Artboards
  • Conclusion

5. RASTER LAYERS

  • Introduction
  • Photsoshop VS illustrator
  • use the Brush tool
  • Activity : Soften Skin Imperfection
  • Use the Eyedropper and Swatches
  • Fix the eye dropper
  • Resolution vs Image size
  • Change T-shirt color
  • Optimize Project size
  • Non-destructive editing

6. SELECTION 101

  • Selections Explained
  • Modify Selections
  • Rectangular Marquees
  • Solution:  Hands on Marquees
  • Solution: Hands on Marquees
  • Hide Pixels with Layer Masks
  • Activity : Combine 2 Images with Layer Masks
  • Quick Selection Tool and Magic wand
  • Activity : Make and orange purple
  • Save and load Selections
  • Activity: Change the color of T-shirt v2

7. SELECTIONS 102

  • Use Lasso Tools
  • Pen Tool Overview
  • Use Direct and Path Selection Tools
  • Activity: Pen tool selections
  • Quick Mask Mode
  • Select a color in a Photo
  • Activity: Remove background
  • Select and mask hair
  • Channel Selections

8.   Shape Layers

  • Introduction
  • Create Shapes
  • Modify Shapes
  • Activity: Design Web Buttons
  • Use Custom Shapes
  • Activity : Design Shapes with the pen tool
  • Generate guides from shapes
  • Activity: Create a website layout – part 1
  • Activity: Design a flat illustration- part 2
  • Activity: Design a flat illustration – part 3
  • Create a Flat illustration

9. Creative Layer Styles

  • Layer style crash course
  • Download and scale Layer styles
  • Create Gold Text effect
  • Embed Text in photos
  • Use Global Light
  • Create Shiny 3D Text
  • Create Neon Effect
  • Activity : Design an Emoji – PART 1
  • Activity : Design an Emoji – PART 2
  • Activity : Animate an Emoji – PART 2
  • Activity : Animate an Emoji – PART  2
  • Create and Animate an Emoji
  • Create a Fire Text Effect

10. Work with Smart Objects

  • Smart Objects Explained
  • Activity: Design an Android icon
  • Create your own app icon
  • Breaking smart Objects
  • Showcase your work Professionally
  • Activity: Create a realistic mockup
  • Linked smart objects
  • Filters with smart objects
  • Activity : Create a Business card Part 1
  • Activity : Create a Business card Part 2
  • Activity : Create a Business card Part 3

11. Create a cute Character

  • Activity : Create the shape
  • Activity: Add Layer styles
  • Activity : Finishing Touches
  • Create a cute character

12. Repair your Photos

  • Introduction
  • Remove skin issues
  • Remove watch and Necklace from Photos
  • Clean Up Face imperfections
  • Move People in Photos
  • Enhance Faded Photos
  • Dodge , Burn , Sponge Tools
  • Remove Red eyes from Photos
  • Create an Action in Photoshop
  • Resize lots of images quickly

13. Text Layers

  • Text Layers Explained
  • Font types
  • Get new fonts
  • Learn Typography best practices
  • Combine fonts
  • Exercise: Hands on Text Layers
  • Solution: hands on Text Layers
  • Identify a font
  • Stay consistent in your projects
  • Align Text Layers
  • Glyphs Explained

14. Improve your Photos

  • Introduction
  • Make your teeth white
  • Reshape your face
  • Create a lens flare
  • Tilt Shift: Miniaturize Objects
  • Add Glowing Lines to Photos
  • Add Light to an Area
  • Reshape Your Body

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN IN CORELDRAW

1. Getting Started

  • Introduction
  • Touring the interface
  • Understanding Dockers
  • Setting up the page
  • Using rulers, grid and guidelines
  • Navigating a multi-page document
  • Master Layer and Page Numbering
  • Understanding File Format
  • Starting with a template

2. The workspace

  • Keyboard Shortcuts

3. The Toolbox

  • Using the Pick Tool
  • Zoom Tool and Hand Tool
  • Creating a basic shape
  • The Toolbox Quiz 1
  • Using connector lines
  • Outlines and Corner Control (part 1)
  • Outlines and Corner Control (part 2)
  • Interactive Drop Shadow
  • Interactive Contour
  • The Blend Tool
  • The Distort Tool
  • The Envelope Tool
  • The Extrude Tool
  • Interactive Transparency
  • The Eyedropper Tool

3. Understanding Colors

  • Color Palletes

4. Working with Objects

  • Weld, Trim and intersect
  • Grouping and Ungrouping
  • Aligning Objects
  • Setting the Order

5. Working with fonts

  • Understanding font types
  • Installing fonts
  • Types of fonts
  • Types of text
  • Working with fonts
  • Business card Exercise

6. Working with bitmaps

  • Importing Bitmaps
  • Cropping and resizing images

7. Exploring the curves

  • Free hand
  • 2-point line tool
  • Bezier tool

8. Node Editing Enhancements

  • Shape Tool
  • Cusp, Smooth and Symmetrical
  • Adding and removing nodes
  • Cleaning up lines after welding
  • Combine and Break apart
  • Joining nodes
  • Convert to curve

9. Image to vector

  • Why to convert an image to a vector?
  • Convert image to Vector – The easy way
  • Convert image to Vector – The hard way
  • Convert image to Vector – Pepsi logo
  • Convert image to Vector – Apple logo
  • Convert image to Vector – Batman logo

10. More Text Editing

  • Linking paragraph text
  • Editing individual characters
  • Powerclip
  • Text in columns
  • Wrapping text with an object
  • Text along a Path
  1. Desktop Publishing
  • Adding Bleed
  • Finding and Replacing Colors
  • Converting an Image to 300DPI

YOU WILL ALSO LEARN

  • Freelancing Opportunities
  • Design Studio Setup
  • How to get Internship / Employment Opportunities

THEN FINALLY

FINAL PROJECT AND CERTIFICATION

Classes Begin on Monday 8th of July 2019
for 6 weeks.
CLASS SCHEDULE:
Monday – Wednesday : 10:00am – 2:30pm  (30 minute break)

WEEKEND CLASSES:
Thursday   : 3pm – 6pm
Friday :      : 3pm – 6pm
Saturday    : 10am – 6pm (30 minute Break )

FEE : N30,000 (PAYABLE TWICE)
50% Upfront and 50% before the Bootcamp is complete.

ALL STUDENTS MUST MAKE AT LEAST 70% ATTENDANCE AND COMPLETE ALL COURSE WORK AND PROJECT TO EARN A CERTIFICATE.

REGISTER FOR THE NEXT BATCH NOW!

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Class can Admit only the First 15 students. Click the button to Register now and Secure a seat for the next batch.

THERE ARE TONNES OF GOODIES WAITING FOR YOU ONCE YOU REGISTER

  1.  A cool branded Codesmithers POLO Tshirt.
  2. Graphic Design Ebooks and materials.
  3. Free Photoshop software
  4. Free CorelDraw Software.
  5. Free PSD editable template files.

You can invite a friend so that you both get up to 20% discount on tuition fees as rebate once you both make full payments.

What are you still waiting for ?? The future awaits you at the end of this bootcamp. Click the Button below to register online or register in person at our office (see below for address and phone number).

We are here to Answer your questions.

Located at No 9, Ajeigbe Bus Stop, Opposite Dikat, Olusanya Area, Ring Road Ibadan, Oyo state.

If you have further questions or enquiries , do not hesitate to call us on 0907 037 5006 or 0907 037 5003

REGISTER FOR THE NEXT BATCH NOW!

What are you waiting for ?

Class can Admit only the First 15 students. Click the button to Register now and Secure a seat for the next batch.