New to graphic design?

Start Your Design Journey With Our New
Free Survival kit Mini-Course!

✔ 8 creative topics

✔ weekly video lessons
✔ 100+ resources
our shared drive full of downloadable

New in design?

Start Your Design Journey With Our Free Email Mini-Series

13 optional creative topics
tons of resources
our shared drive full of downloadables

8 weeks 8 topics
every mon-wed-fri +
new video lessons weekly

Welcome to our revised Graphic Design Survival kit FREE Mini-Course!

This 8-week course will provide you with all the essential information and skills you need to get started in this field. You'll learn about vector graphics, retouching, freelancing, logo design, and more.

Plus, we'll provide insightful tips on equipment choice to creative processes and job opportunities. So if you're new to graphic design, this is the perfect place to start your journey.

Enroll now and let's get started!

getting started in design

In the 1st week, we'll outline some basic steps for getting started in design, from picking the right equipment to finding the necessary resources.

Understanding design theory

Knowing key design principles will allow you to control how people perceive your work and what emotions they experience when looking at it.

Editorial and Advertising

In this week, we'll take a look at some of the basics of editorial design - the process of creating great typeset material - from magazines, to posters and more.

Layout & composition

We will share tips on choosing stock images, editing your photographs, and becoming a professional photo retoucher.

logo & branding

Find out more about brand guides, logo designs, and more.

getting started in illustration

Learn how to create compositions and creative layouts for magazines, book covers, and more!

stationery 

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We will take a closer look at poster design in advertising, movies and events. 

making money as a designer

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Get started in UX, UI or Web Design, some of the highest paid, most in-demand areas in design.

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We will explore how to become an illustrator and digital artist, and sell your artwork and make money!

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We will give you expert insight on creating stunning packaging designs, and tips on displaying your work with mock-ups.

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This chapter will be all about Icons and Infographics, with tips & tricks on make money selling your own set of icons.


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Settling on the right font pairs, most fitting colorscheme, the layout and overall composition...hundreds of micro-decisions to be made. Knowing key design principles gives wings to your creative mind.

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We will provide expert advice on finding a design job as well as tips on CV design and interview tips. In addition, you will learn how to create a killer portfolio and kickstart your design career!. 

Happy to have you on board!

If you have any questions, don't hesitate to reach out using the little red chat icon on the bottom right corner.