Charlotte Ashley's Introduction to Adobe

Charlotte Ashley (2019 Young Creative Award winner in Graphic Design) presents a four week course to introduce young people to the basics of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.

Through a series of videos and worksheets - published weekly from Monday 6 July - professional designer Charlotte Ashley will introduce Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop.

The course will provide participants with enough information, guidance and confidence to use the programmes going forward for their own work.

 

WEEK 1: Introduction to InDesign

InDesign is Adobe's layout and page design software for print and digital media. 

Watch the video below for Charlotte's practical demonstration of InDesign and download the accompanying worksheet.

 

WEEK 2: Introduction to Illustrator

Illustrator is a software application for creating drawings, illustrations, logos and artwork.

Watch the video below for Charlotte's practical demonstration of Illustrator and download the accompanying worksheet.

 

WEEK 3: Introduction to Photoshop

Illustrator is graphic design software for image editing, manipulation and photo retouching.

Watch the video below for Charlotte's practical demonstration of Illustrator, download the accompanying worksheet and the following resources:

Introduction to Photoshop resources