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Beginner's Guide to Affinity Designer

Dawid Tuminski, www.dawidtuminski.com

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55 Videos (3h 20m)
    • Promo video

      1:25
    • Introduction to the course

      1:30
    • 1What is Affinity Designer

      2:32
    • 2What are the core features of the software

      4:30
    • 3What are Personas and how to use them

      3:01
    • 1First look at the interface

      2:48
    • 2How to work with the Toolbar

      6:16
    • 3How to customize the Toolbar

      2:50
    • 4How to work with the Tools panel

      1:46
    • 5How to customize the Tools panel

      2:45
    • 1How to create new documents

      4:53
    • 2How to manage already created documents

      3:46
    • 3How to view your documents

      4:07
    • 4Zooming, panning and using the Navigator panel

      4:07
    • 1What are artboards

      1:50
    • 2How to add and remove artboards

      5:29
    • 3How to manage your artboards

      6:10
    • 4How to export your artboards

      2:59
    • 1How to use guides

      5:40
    • 2How to use Dynamic Guides

      1:21
    • 3Working with the grid

      1:45
    • 4How to use snapping

      3:40
    • 1The Rectangle and the Ellipse tools

      2:38
    • 2It’s more than just rectangles and circles

      3:56
    • 3How to use the custom shapes tools

      6:08
    • 4How to use the Pen tool

      4:10
    • 5How to use the Pencil tool

      2:03
    • 6How to use the Vector and Pixel Brush tools

      4:14
    • 7How to work with gradients using the Fill tool

      4:24
    • 8How to use symbols

      3:31
    • 9How to use the drawing modes to simulate masking

      2:03
    • 1How to use the Corner tool

      3:57
    • 2How to use the Node tool

      4:23
    • 3How to use the Transparency tool

      4:54
    • 4How to Use the Vector Crop tool

      2:30
    • 1Selecting and grouping objects

      4:32
    • 2How to align and distribute objects

      3:35
    • 3How to create complex shapes from simple objects

      2:39
    • 4How to rotate, reflect and shear objects

      4:11
    • 1Basics of working with text

      4:07
    • 2How to use the Character and Paragraph panels

      5:09
    • 3Creating and managing text styles

      3:07
    • 4How to create text on a path

      8:49
    • 1What’s a Studio and how to use the panels

      2:52
    • 2How to use the Stroke panel

      2:05
    • 3How to use the Swatches panel

      3:04
    • 4How to use the Effects panel

      4:13
    • 1A brief introduction to layers in Affinity Designer

      2:31
    • 2How to create, manage and edit layers

      2:48
    • 3How to use layer adjustments and effects

      4:17
    • 4Layer clipping and masking

      5:23
    • 1Saving and printing your artwork

      4:30
    • 2Sharing by exporting

      3:01
    • 3Using the Export Persona

      4:01
    • Thanks for watching!

      0:39
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