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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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Changes to Adobe Classes and New Bootcamps

Changes to Adobe Classes and New Bootcamps Students, instructors, and colleagues- I am writing to you today to tell you about some of the exciting changes we are implementing here at Digital Workshop Center.  We are officially in our 10th year of business at Digital Workshop Center and I couldn’t be more excited about the upgrades and new additions to our classes and programs we are bringing into our catalog! Adobe Authorized Training Center Recently, we became an Adobe Authorized Training Center (AATC).  After many months of...

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Adobe Illustrator Cheat Sheet

Adobe Illustrator Cheat Sheet Download the Adobe Illustrator Cheat Sheet for FREE! The Digital Workshop Center provides free cheat sheets on many popular software applications. If you are looking for a quick Adobe Illustrator reference sheet, then we’ve got just the thing for you! The Illustrator cheat sheet includes several useful shortcuts and common commands to help you be more efficient and confident while working in Illustrator. Several of these commands are included in our hands-on Illustrator Level 1 training class,...

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The Basics of Working With Digital Color

The Basics of Working With Digital Color We are now officially living in the digital era, with online and computerized media fast outpacing print applications. In the coming years, some speculate that age-old analog and print utilization will be on its way to extinction, and that tomorrow’s generation will consume all of their media by way of smartphones, tablets, and laptops. So what does that mean for today’s designers? Plenty of changes are afoot for sure, but one of the basics is making sure you understand digital color, how it’s...

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5 Ways To Boost Your Resume With Adobe Illustrator

5 Ways To Boost Your Resume With Adobe Illustrator Let’s face it- today’s job market is tough. The credentials that would fetch a top-tier position a decade ago are now only delivering an entry-level one. Unemployment and unpaid internships abound, and there is a distinct trend that is emerging from this new market milieu. Those with the most well rounded resumes are the ones getting hired and promoted. The ambitious and creative few who take the time to flesh out their skill set and tack on certifications are the ones who bring the most...

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