Graphic Designing

Six months course includes an internship in graphics designing.

Fee mentioned above is for lumpsum and group class only.

There are a number of tools and software used in professional Graphics Designing. Our graphics designing course is specially designed to focus on both the Pakistani printing press and the international market with a special focus on the United Arab Emirates and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. We will teach you not only the graphic tools but the printing standards and techniques used in the printing industry. Besides this, our professional graphics designing course will also cover the graphics used for Mobile Applications and Website Designs.

Graphics Designing Course Contents / Syllabus

This graphics designing course includes the following contents:

  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Urdu Inpage

This course will cover :

  • Photo Editing in Adobe Photoshop
  • Photo extraction from a background in Adobe Photoshop
  • Colors fixing and improvement in Adobe Photoshop
  • Image Mixing in Adobe Photoshop
  • Image enhancements in Adobe Photoshop
  • Special effects with photos in Adobe Photoshop
  • PDF Presentations in Adobe Photoshop
  • Batch operation with Actions in Adobe Photoshop
  • Logo Designing
  • Brochure Designing
  • Visiting Cards and Letterheads
  • Panaflex banner advertisements
  • Facebook Cover pages
  • Graphics for Websites and Apps
  • Urdu font ads
  • and a lot more…

Note: Adobe Illustrator is a separate course

Module 2 – Adobe Illustrator

  • Drawing Basics in Adobe Illustrator
  • Getting to Know the Work Area
  • Coloring concepts and techniques
  • Selection and Alignment
  • Creating and Editing Basic Shapes
  • Transforming Objects
  • Drawing with the Pen and Pencil Tools
  • Colors and Painting in Adobe Illustrator
  • Drawing and Illustrations
  • Working with Text / Type
  • Working with Layers in Adobe Illustrator
  • Blending Colors and Shapes
  • Using built-in libraries
  • Working with symbols
  • Creating Charts/graphs
  • Grids and Guides
  • Page Setup

Advance Drawing Concepts in Adobe Illustrator

  • Working with Perspective Drawing
  • Advance drawing with the help of custom brushes
  • Advance coloring techniques
  • Mixing shapes and creating complex shapes
  • Creating Illustration from bitmaps

Styles and Effects in Adobe Illustrator

  • Introduction to the appearance panel
  • Working with multiple fills and strokes
  • Creating advance effects
  • Applying Appearance Attributes and Graphic Styles
  • 3D Logos‎ and 3D Objects
  • Saving  and reusing styles

Images/bitmaps in Adobe Illustrator

  • Working with bitmaps
  • Creating vectors from bitmaps
  • Creating bitmap effects for vectors
  • Working with Linked images

Exporting Graphics from Adobe Illustrator

  • For printer
  • Setting for printing press
  • The setting for photo studio
  • Creating shapes for Software, Websites, and Mobile Apps

Exercises

  • Creating a 2D Logo in Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop
  • Drawing Perspective scenery in Adobe Illustrator
  • Drawing Cartoon face in Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop
  • Drawing a Tree in Adobe Illustrator
  • Drawing Woofers  in Adobe Illustrator
  • Drawing a Keyboard in Adobe Illustrator
  • Drawing a Laptop in Adobe Illustrator
  • Creating a 3D Logo in Adobe Illustrator
  • Creating some other 3D objects with advance effects of lighting and shadows
  • Drawing different brochures/leaflets/flyers
  • Drawing different visiting cards
  • Drawing some buttons in Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop
  • Creating some cool effects for websites and mobile apps
  • Creating a wallpaper in Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop
  • Creating Advertisements with Urdu text
  • Creating other stationery items in Adobe Illustrator
  • Creating panaflex advertisement in Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop
  • Creating Facebooks ads and cover
  • Creating a multipage document e.g. Book in Adobe Illustrator

Module 1 – Adobe Photoshop Professional

Overview of Adobe Photoshop

  • Bitmaps and vectors
  • Image modes
  • Image size and resolution
  • Image color concepts

Basic Tools and Colors

  • Overview of the Toolset
  • Brushes and brush types
  • Advance effects with brushes
  • Color using eye dropper
  • Numerical color
  • Pantone color
  • The background image
  • Erasing and canvas color

Selection techniques in Adobe Photoshop

  • Essential shortcuts
  • The marquee tools
  • Adding and subtracting selections
  • Automatic selection using the wand tool
  • Auto-selection using the quick selection brush
  • Manual cut-out techniques
  • Transforming a selection
  • Understanding selection edges
  • Refining selection edges
  • Saving/reloading a selection

Layers in Adobe Photoshop

  • Layer blending modes
  • Layer opacity
  • Transforming layers
  • Working with multiple layers

Layer Masks in Adobe Photoshop

  • Introduction to layer masks
  • Creating a layer mask from a selection
  • Modifying a layer mask using the paintbrush tool
  • The gradient tool and masks

Image adjustments in Adobe Photoshop

  • Using adjustment layers
  • Levels explained
  • Color balance and color considerations
  • Hue and saturation
  • Changing the certain color in an image

Projects in Adobe Photoshop

  • Fixing raw photo
  • Creating a Visiting Card
  • Creating Wallpapers
  • Creating Logos
  • Different Icons and symbols

Module 3 – Urdu Inpage

  • Composing and Designing Urdu Graphics
  • Urdu font Logo designing
  • Urdu font Banner and Ads designing