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Launching Figma 101!

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Launching Figma 101!

Figma is the cool new kid on the block when it comes to design software. To help you master this awesome tool, we’ve put together Figma 101, a free 7-day email course that covers all the basics. It also comes with a heap of bonuses, like keyboard shortcuts cheat sheets and Figma tips and tricks. And one lucky person will win a free Wacom Intuos Pro tablet!... Read more

Launching Photoshop 101!

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Launching Photoshop 101!

Since Designlab was founded in 2013, we’ve provided design education to over 4000 students. One of the things we hear time and again is that people delayed their design education because they were intimidated by the software. Certainly, opening up software as a novice can be an overwhelming experience. So today we’re pleased to unveil Photoshop 101—a free 7-day email course to get you started in Photoshop.... Read more

Launching Sketch 101!

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Launching Sketch 101!

To celebrate our 2017 Best Bootcamp Award from SwitchUp, we’re excited to launch our brand-shiny-new (and free) Sketch 101 email course today! Sketch has become popular in the design world over the past few years, and like Adobe’s Illustrator package, it’s a vector-based image editor. What makes Sketch unique though is that it’s a much more lightweight product than Illustrator, and is optimized for quickly creating wireframes, web layouts, and exporting files to use in digital prototypes.... Read more

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