Class Resources

Video Software & Techniques Tutorial Links: – Adobe

Terry White’s YouTube Channel

DANKSY’s Youtube Channel

Adobe Creative Cloud YouTube Channel

Cutting out Images in Photoshop – How To


Graphic Design Blogs & Designers to Explore:

Design Wizard

Adobe Create Magazine


Creative Bloq


UC Creative

Mindsparkle Mag

Creative Nerds



Creative Boom

JUST Creative

Michael Beirut  – @michaelbierut 

Pentagram Design

Debbie Millman 

 Adobe’s blog on Creativity

AIGA – Professional Association for Design

Joshua Davis

Jacob Cass / JustCreative

Paula Scher

Saul Bass

Susan Kare

Paul Rand

Gail Anderson

Milton Glaser

Alan Fletcher

Herb Lubalin

Lucille Tenazas

Aaron Draplin 

Dribbble – Graphic Design Community / Social Network


Open Education Resources (OER) for Content and Subject Matter:

(organized via – )

Public Domain Images  Public domain images, royalty free stock photos, copyright friendly free images. Not copyrighted, no rights reserved.

U.S. Government Graphics and Photos

Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Online Images from the Library of Congress, now in the public domain.

National Gallery of Art  With the launch of NGA Images, the National Gallery of Art implements an open access policy for digital images of works of art that the Gallery believes to be in the public domain.

Digital Public Library of America The Digital Public Library of Americabrings together the riches of America’s libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available to the world.

NYPL – The New York Public Library Digital Collections Archive

Flickr CC – Creative Commons on Flickr.

Gif Cities – Internet Archive


Essays & Articles:

What is Graphic Design?

Design –

Key Moments in Graphic Design / Timeline –

50 Amazing Graphic Designers You Should Know

Gestalt  – Introduction –

Useful Article on Color Theory 1:

Useful Article on Color Theory 2 :

Useful Article on Color Theory 3 :