Ciera Hall
Graphic Communications Teacher

20 Resources to Learn Graphic Design

Web Link Published 6/15/17 Last updated on 3/2/20

This is a link to an article by Creative Blog with 20 great tutorials to learn and/or sharpen your design skills.

1. Typography rules and terms every designer must know

2. Key terms every graphic designer should know

3. 15 printing terms every designer needs to know

4. 15 design terms you're probably getting wrong

5. The designer's guide to the Golden Ratio

6. The designer's guide to grid theory

7. How to create a design style guide

8. How to create balanced page layouts

9. How to design a poster

10. How to design a brochure

11. How to master colour theory

12. Digital colour mixing explained

13. How to choose a colour scheme for your logo design

14. 10 rules for better editorial design

15. How to design a business card

16. How to design a book

17. Free ebooks for designers

18. The best graphic design podcasts

19. Photoshop secrets to improve your skills

20. How to create the perfect infographic

  • Acrobat

    The complete PDF solution for working anywhere. (includes desktop, web, and mobile access)

  • Creative Cloud

    Creative apps and services for everyone.

  • Premiere Pro

    Edit media in its native format and create productions for film, TV, and web.

  • Dreamweaver

    Design and develop modern, responsive websites.

  • Photoshop

    Editing and compositing for photos, web and mobile app designs, 3D artwork, videos, and more.

  • After Effects

    Create motion graphics and visual effects for film, TV, video, and web.

  • Portfolio

    Create beautiful portfolio websites on desktop and mobile.

  • Bridge

    Centralized desktop access for all your files and assets.

  • Illustrator

    Create beautiful vector art and illustrations.

  • InDesign

    Craft elegant layouts at your desk or on the go.

  • Premiere Elements

    Organize, edit, create, and share your videos.

  • Lightroom Classic

    Desktop-focused photo editing.

1+ Month
Content Standards
Graphic Design & Illustration with Adobe Illustrator
ISTE Standards
Students: Empowered Learner, Students: Knowledge Constructor

You may need Adobe Creative Cloud to execute some of the tutorials.

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Peter Krizovensky

Posted on 5/7/20 7:33:16 AM Permalink

​"Great resources" is really greate thing! Thank You very much. :)

Hulda Black

Posted on 10/15/19 7:03:35 PM Permalink

​This is a great compilation - thank you.

William Cortez

Posted on 5/22/19 11:13:11 AM Permalink

Thank you for sharing the link. It helps to increase our learning on Graphic Design.

giovanna iannicelli

Posted on 3/27/18 7:02:11 AM Permalink

Great concise resource​