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The ABCs of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign

The ABCs of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign Adobe’s Creative Suite (CS) products have been around a long time – the first commercial CS program, Illustrator 88 (logo above), launched in 1986. Technology has come a long way since rat-tails, cassette tapes, and New Kids on the Block were in style. Like the New Kids, Adobe CS has grown with the times. Today, there are over 15 CS programs, offering tools for digital media, print, video, multimedia and more to create anything from basic graphic designs to the avant-garde. Most people use two...

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Intro to Design Fundamentals Resources

Intro to Design Fundamentals Resources Intro to Design Fundamentals Videos & Links Elements and Principles of Design https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=losbYfihiN4 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LKOq3Dhcqig Rule of Thirds and Golden Mean The magic of Fibonacci numbers: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0tAZe6pP-FM Nature by Numbers: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aB_KstBiou4 Typography Design and Discovery:  https://www.ted.com/talks/david_carson_on_design Color Theory Videos Color Wheel:...

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Job Training for Veterans: DWC Offers Veterans Training Scholarship

Job Training for Veterans: DWC Offers Veterans Training Scholarship As President’s Day draws near, we are reminded of the sacrifices undertaken by our loyal troops who have given so much to protect our country. The best way the Digital Workshop Center feels we can support our troops is to give back. Veterans already possess many of the important skills necessary to make great employees, however, many find they are ready for a new career path or could use a refresh in civilian job tasks. As a small token of our thanks, the Digital Workshop Center is thrilled to...

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Graphic Design: Benefits of Excellent Design in the Digital World

Graphic Design: Benefits of Excellent Design in the Digital World Learn about the benefits of excellent design to help your business get noticed In today’s fast-paced, digital world, graphics and imagery are more important than ever. Having a basic understanding of Graphic Design is a great way to upskill your resume and improve your business’ digital marketing. To succeed as a graphic designer in today’s competitive job market, you need to be comfortable and proficient with common graphic design software. The Adobe Creative Suite is the industry standard in...

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Best Uses for Excel: How to Make the Most of Your Spreadsheets

Best Uses for Excel: How to Make the Most of Your Spreadsheets Learning the best uses of Excel to help you become more productive Microsoft Excel is a valuable computer spreadsheet program used for everything from personal budgets to company data management and accounting. The best uses for Excel include everything from templates to formulas, to tables and everything in between to make your data easier to manage, leverage, and utilize. Microsoft Excel is the industry leader for spreadsheet and business productivity. Excel provides a wide range of data...

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