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Graphic Design Free Training Ongoing


A 12 week course crafted to teach the basics of Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and how to use a Direct Garment Printer in a creative environment.  All skills learned in this class will prepare participants for entry level jobs and internships.  The curriculum is structured to provide participants a professional design portfolio, while also gaining the appropriate knowledge to receive an Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Certification.  Obtaining ACA credentials certifies that individuals have the entry-level skills to plan, design, build and maintain effective communications using different forms of digital Media.


Tuesdays & Thursdays 5:00-7:00pm

2101 MLK Jr. Ave SE, Washington, DC 20020 (an easy walk from the Anacostia Metro)


15 and over, DC Resident

Reasons students should consider participation

Community Service Hours, Certifications, Access to Printers, Resume Building for Internships/Jobs, Development of a Professional Design Portfolio.

How to Apply

Text “Design” to 25827 or call 202-750-7761

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