Adobe InDesign Hands On – Boulder

10/21/2017, 9-5 pm

In this class, you’ll work through a project from start to finish from that will introduce you to InDesign and get you the knowledge to begin working on your own projects effectively and efficiently. You’ll practice with and learn how and why to use several time-saving features that will keep you on task while still maintaining a creative workflow. See class requirements before registering.

This class will cover:

  • Setting up InDesign (Preferences and Workspaces)
  • Creating a New Document
  • Introduction to InDesign Tools
  • Working with Layers and Guides
  • Working with Images: Placing Images, Clipping Paths, and Understanding the Links Panel
  • Working with Text: Formatting Text, Paragraph and Character Styles, Threading Text
  • Working with Color
  • Combining Text and Images: Text Wrap and Anchored Objects
  • Using Special Effects such as Drop Shadows
  • Saving Files for Earlier Versions of InDesign
  • Exporting PDFs for Print and Web/Screen Use

Boulder Digital Arts
Boulder, CO