Adobe InDesign CC for Beginners
with Erica Gamet
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01 Class Introduction01:51
02 Document Set-Up15:39
Class duration: 5h 24mSee all 34 lessons
About The Class
Learn Basic Design Skills
Learn Basic Design Skills.
Adobe® InDesign CC® is the industry's go-to tool making for layouts that combine images and text. Learn the most efficient way to work with this indispensable software in Adobe InDesign CC for Beginners with Erica Gamet.
In this beginner-friendly class you’ll learn how to:
- Navigate the Adobe InDesign CC workspace
- Work with text, images, and color
- Export and Print
Erica will show you how to execute layouts that include text, graphic elements, and images. You’ll learn basic design skills you can use to create professional-looking magazine layouts, newsletters, flyers and more.
If you want to take charge of your graphic design, Adobe InDesign CC for Beginners with Erica Gamet will get you started.
Level: Beginner, No prior Adobe InDesign experience required.
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Adobe InDesign CC 2018
The Adobe® Workspace05:17
Shapes, Fill and Stoke07:43
Arranging and Modifying Shapes08:31
The Pen Tool: Drawing, Stroke and Fill06:52
The Pen Tool: Handles and Anchor Points08:27
Pencil, Smooth and Erase Tools05:46
Strokes and Arrows13:33
Importing Shapes from Adobe® Illustrator®08:57
Placing Multiple Files06:14
Frames: Fitting and Manipulating07:28
The Links Panel21:34
High Quality Display06:48
The Gap Tool03:55
Color & Swatches Panels Basics16:38
Spelling & Autocorrect06:42
Text Frame Options08:10
Printing and Exporting16:16
Erica Gamet has been involved in the graphics industry for an unbelievable 30 years! She is a speaker, writer, and trainer, focusing on Adobe InDesign and Illustrator, Apple Keynote and iBooks Author, and other print- and production-related topics. She is a regular presence at CreativePro Week’s PePcon and InDesign Conferences, and has spoken at ebookcraft in Canada and Making Design in Norway. When she isn’t staring at her computer, she can be found exploring her new homebase of Seattle and the greater Pacific Northwest. ... read moreSee instructor's Classes
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Have loved Erica since I was a baby designer. She is a great educator, and even though I have been using ID for about 8 years, I just changed from CS6 to CC. This was a great refresher as well as a mental upgrade to new options and effects.
I enjoyed these classes. Learned the Indesign toolbox and picked up a few smart tricks. Erica is great at keeping up the pace and being very clear and easy to follow.
I have taught myself InDesign over the last couple years, but this course was a nice refresher on some things I already figured out and gave me a few aha! moments on how I could do things differently. Overall, it deepened my understanding of the functionality within InDesign. Great job, Erica!
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