How do you come up with strong concepts and ideas to deliver a message to a specific target audience? Learn conceptual ideation techniques and creative problem solving. Blend hand and digital illustration techniques to develop projects using black and white to full color. Focus is on storytelling and image making that creates mood and tone for communications projects.
Matt Turney is a Graphic Designer and Illustrator with over 20 years of experience. As an instructor, Matt's goal is to 'pay it forward' to his students by teaching effective design, promoting industry collaboration, and encouraging them to recognize potential opportunities. Over the years, Matt has worked for design agencies, tech startups, in-house departments, and even founded his own company, Sneakerbox. His client list includes renowned companies such as Adidas, Nike, AMC Theaters, Burton Snowboards, Barona Casino, The San Diego Padres, San Diego Wave Futbol Club, and San Diego Legion Rugby. Matt is an alumnus of Portland Community College and Southern New Hampshire University and has also studied at Oregon State University in the field of Graphic Design.