Our expert tutors can teach you how to effectively and creatively use Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign for your own projects. Whether you’re new to these software programmes or just want to learn some new techniques, our courses are offered at a range of levels and are taught by passionate, expert teachers.
Whether you’re free evenings, daytimes or weekends, we have a variety of dates and times for you to choose from. Any questions? Contact our visual arts team on 020 7492 2700 Monday - Friday between 10am - 5pm.
A quick overview of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign aimed at those starting internships and employment. Learn to use the software’s essential features to create and export promotional materials for print and web.
A comprehensive introduction to creating vector graphics using Illustrator: including using the pen tool, shapes, brushes, patterns, live trace and effects to gain experience in techniques and strategies useful to graphic designers and illustrators.
City Lit Pro courses are tailored for accelerated learning for busy people who need to learn key skills for the workplace. On this Adobe Creative Cloud course, covering Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign, you will learn key tools and techniques to develop, deliver and optimize vector graphics, photographic images and page layout and design.
Get guided help in using Photoshop to develop and produce your own work in a workshop environment. This course will be tailored to individual student needs and is suitable for those with some experience of Photoshop.
Learn advanced Photoshop techniques to develop further your textile design skills, gain clearer creative direction and expand your portfolio on this intensive textile design course. An ideal progression for those who have completed 'Designing textiles using Photoshop: stage 2' or for established textile designers wishing to expand their knowledge.
Want to really show off your filmmaking talents? Discover how to make a professional-looking video showreel in Adobe Premiere to advertise your work. Learn to prepare footage and explore a range of clever editing techniques to make an engaging and effective presentation of your video material.
Learn to use Illustrator and InDesign and how to work easily between them. Illustrator and InDesign are used together in graphic design for everything from promotional materials and presentations to info graphics and packaging.
Learn more advanced features of Illustrator, and how to use it more intuitively, accurately and creatively. Practise and explore advanced professional techniques for design and for improving workflow. This course is an ideal follow on to Illustrator: stage 1.
Adobe InDesign is the key desktop publishing software used to create posters, flyers, brochures, magazines and books. In this stage 1 course you will learn how to plan and design a publication, construct simple advertisments and lay out a multi-column page.
Develop intermediate desktop publishing skills using InDesign on Apple Macs. Construct and lay out a multi column, multi page document. Work with text to create, apply and import styles, set up and apply master pages and learn good working practices.
Extend your existing InDesign experience to an advanced level and explore magazine layouts, tables, libraries and interactive PDFs. Create and manage complex text and object styles. You should have completed 'InDesign: stage 2' or have equivalent knowledge.
An ideal introduction to image manipulation using Photoshop. Learn and practise the essential skills, and work towards a greater understanding of the main features of this popular program so that you can edit your images in exciting and creative ways.