An Adobe Training Day with Greta Powell

Adobe Training... A quick glimpse into a typical days InDesign training with lead trainer Greta Powell. This demonstrates the hands on approach used by Curve and Learn for training - initially the trainer demonstrates onscreen then delegates follow with practical exercises with the trainer always on hand to help and answer Read More

Onsite InDesign Training in Nottingham

Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Onsite Adobe Training... Over the last few years it has been a real priviledge to deliver InDesign and Illustrator Training to the Life Sciences Department at the University of Nottingham.  You should see what they say about Curve and Learn on Twitter @dtptraining This year it was a pure delight to be shown the work produced after the Adobe training held Read More

Photoshop Training with Textures and Patterns

Photoshop Training with Texture & Pattern Design... We recently had the pleasure of visiting the North East to deliver some Photoshop training, which was pitched at Intro level but tailored around the clients job. She needed to work with textures and patterns in Photoshop to fit carpet tiles into flat designs as shown below. So as well as the basics focusing on tools like Transform, Warp and Perspective were vital as were repeat Read More

Photoshop HDR Training Example

Bespoke Photoshop Course this week followed the overall course content except for one additional feature - HDR. The course was held onsite just outside Derby as a one to one. Automatic bracketing was set up in camera - then after a little judicious tweaking the HDR was applied in Read More

InDesign Introduction Training Course Example...

InDesign Training Example... The InDesign Introduction Training Course has been designed with one objective in mind to let you hit the ground running and to start producing professional looking spreads/ layouts and documents from the start.  As well as learning how to put together documents using grids, guides and styles good design practice is also adhered to in this course.  It's no use just learning to create and Read More