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Graphic Design Summer Camp

Summer Design Course for High School Students in NYC

Students in the Graphic Design Summer Camp will be taught the most powerful tools in graphic design: Adobe Illustrator, Indesign, and Photoshop. 

The first section of this class will cover Adobe Photoshop where students will be taught topics ranging from retouching photos, combining images, preparing graphics for the web, and more.

The next section of the class will cover InDesign comprehensively: creating page layouts with text, graphics, and multiple pages. Learn to style text, import photos, and graphics, define/use colors, add multiple pages, thread text frames, and much more.

Lastly, students will learn Illustrator and create numerous graphics throughout the course, using the standard drawing tools, the Pen tool, type, compound paths, effects, layers, masks, patterns, blends, colors, and more.

Throughout this course, students will work on a wide variety of projects and build a portfolio.

  • Small Classes
  • Computer Provided
  • Book included
  • Free Retake

Take this program as part of a certificate and save:

  • Student's subway poster design

    Subway Poster by Victoria Greiss

  • Student's project from graphic design course

    Brand Identity by Juliana Cooper

  • Book cover design by graphic design student

    Book Cover by Juliana Cooper

  • Album cover design by graphic design student

    Album Cover by Peter Lam

Learn Graphic Design & Create a Portfolio at Leading NYC Design School

The Graphic Design Certificate includes classes in Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator. Students will learn to design layouts, retouch photos, create vector graphics, and walk away with a portfolio.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Do you offer a payment plan for this course?

    Payment Plan

    This program is eligible for our payment plan. Select “payment plan” at checkout to enroll. A valid credit card must be on file for the duration of the program.

    • At checkout, you will only be charged a $250 non-refundable deposit which will be credited towards the last class in the program.
    • One week before the start date of each class in the program, you will be charged for that upcoming class.
    • You may be charged immediately for the first class if you sign up less than one week before the start date.
    • The total payments (including the $250 deposit) will equal the price of the program. There is no interest or additional fees.
    Take this course as part of a certificate program and save:
  • Can I take this course online (remote learning)?

    You may attend this training virtually (online) at the scheduled time the course is offered (New York, Eastern Time).

    How does attending “live online” work?
    • Students can attend this training remotely through screen sharing software (we use Zoom).
    • Participants can hear the instruction, ask questions, and even share their screen with the instructor.
    • For audio you can use your computer’s microphone/speakers or call a phone number that we’ll provide.
    • Classes are activity-based and taught by a live instructor, so we strongly encourage students who are local to the area to attend in person!

Learn Real-World Design & Coding Skills

“Noble Desktop is far and away the most efficient way of gaining computer graphics skills. They give real-world exercises to work on, teach best practices, and inspire many an ‘aha!’ moment. Highly recommended.”
Joanne Hu

Students learning graphic design & coding at Noble Desktop

29 Years of Experience

Since 1990 we have perfected the craft of teaching. If students get hung up on an issue, we tweak the class to make it better. We’re the longest running independent training center for code and design in NYC.

Students learning hands-on at Noble Desktop