Graphic Design

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Graphic Design, also known as communication design, is the art and practice of planning and projecting ideas and experiences with visual and textual content. This course is focused on both theoretical and practical parts. The aim of the course is to develop design sense in trainees by the help of theoretical concepts and practice.

The focus of practical part will be on designing software e.g. Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. Different exercises related to online market requirements will be assigned to the trainees. So that they can work professionally in online market.

Meet The Trainer(s)

Yasir Javed Doger | Rafay Anwer Siddiqi

Yasir Javed Doger | Rafay Anwer Siddiqi  (Masters in Fine Arts - Specialization in Graphic Design | Bachelor in Communication Design with Distinction)

Yasir Javed Doger

Mr. Yasir is a highly creative and experienced Graphic Designer. He holds a master’s degree in Fine arts (Specialized in Graphic Design) from College of Art & Design Punjab University and M Phil in Film & TV from Beaconhouse National University. He always had a flair for creative arts.

 

He has an experience of working for more than 8 years, as a Senior Graphic Designer/Art Director in creative industry. He developed creative expertise in different mediums of communication such as print, electronic and cyber media. He worked for the big names like Levis (Pakistan), Subway (Pakistan), Seasons Food Industries, Sitara Studio, Metro Cash & Carry and Monsanto. He is also well versed in the art and craft of Photography, Photo Retouching & Video Production.

 

He has more than 3 years of experience as a Teacher/ Trainer. Having worked with both Government and Private sectors. Currently, he is serving as a Lecturer at Fine Arts Department, GCU Lahore and a visiting trainer with few private training institutes.

 

His brainchild: “1DOT MEDIA” is a creative studio offering wide variety of creative services like: Graphic Design, Branding, Motion Graphics, Photography and Digital Film-Making, to its prestigious clients, all under one roof. 

 

 

 

Rafay Anwer Siddiqi 

Mr Rafay is an accomplished multi-versed Creative Director working for over two decades in the Creative media industry in Pakistan and outside Pakistan. He graduated from NCA, Lahore, in the Communication Design department (2003). He has done FA in fine arts from Government University College, Lahore, and started gaining Professional experience right after his Matric exams (1996). 

 

During the early learning stage, he produced animated works and client storyboards. His professional career started in media and advertising design. He joined a Lahore-based Tech company as a Multimedia Designer. Moving on from there, he joined the Broadcast Design industry as a Creative Coordinator at Express News TV. He produced many Virtual sets, Graphics, Documentaries, In-house packages, and Motion graphics there. Then he joined a Lifestyle based company as a Creative Head in Islamabad.

 

After spending years in Print design, Illustration, Photography, Videography, Digital and Web design, UI design, 2D animation, and motion graphics, he joined a Game-based company, Game chefs, where he produced 20 plus titles as a Game Designer. He has produced 2D animated series for the children at Dot Republic Media.

 

He also went to UAE to help an international Tech startup. There, he assisted in product designing, branding, and advertisement. He gained skills in UI/UX Design, filming, Architectural photography, and Videography by joining startups, e.g., He worked as a Creative Head at a Tech Company Conrad labs and Architectural based startup Banjaiga.

 

He has teaching expertise at BNU Lahore for Animation Tools and Techniques Course.


He has been a Juror for many Art institutes of Pakistan, Like NCA, BNU, Comsats, Lahore/Islamabad, IAC, Gujrat University, and Lahore University for Women.

 

Currently, he is running a Rafay Anwer Creative Studio for design-related services.

  • Batch Duration: 12 Weeks
  • Videos Duration: 24 hours
  • Start Date: 04 Jul 2022
  • Fee: Free of Cost
  • Who can Join: Anyone having basic IT Knowledge
  • Enrolled Trainees: 20135
  • Video Medium: Urdu & English

What you will learn

    After completing this course, trainees will be able to:-

    • Present ideas\illustrations using the basic concepts of Design.
    • Develop basic sense of Graphic Designing with the help of both theory and practice.
    • Implement the basic concepts of Graphic Design in freelancing projects.
    • Professionally use the graphics software such as Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop.
    • Identify the important commercial jobs of Graphic Designer.
    • Perform various graphic designing jobs such as designing logos, posters, billboards, calendars, web pages and infographics etc.
    • Earn through performing the above said tasks in online market.
    • Fulfill the requirements of online market in reference to freelancing as a Graphic Designer.