Affinity Designer Tutorial – amazing graphic tool for affiliate marketers


This is amazing graphic application for Mac owners (at the time of writing Affinity Photo is Beta for Windows but not Affinity Designer).

Affinity Designer is a professional application with one time fee (currently only £39). So it cost you only 1 month of Adobe Suite subscription. I am not a fan od subscriptions and this is was a reason of buying an expensive Mac. I have just done quick calculation and the software alternatives I was getting with a Mac was worth buying it.

The video tutorials are available exclusively on Vimeo channel:

At the time of writing the tutorial set includes:

The tutorial set includes:

1. Getting Started

Discover Affinity Designer (Updated, 6 Oct)
For Beginners
For Beginners Too
Using the Help System
CMYK Setup
Designing from a Sketch
New from Clipboard
Actual Size Zoom
Editing PDF Text
Using the Grade UI Kit (1.5) (New, 6 Oct)

2. Artboards

Artboards: Basics
Artboards: Exporting and Printing
Artboards: Colour and Opacity
Artboards: From Content
Artboards: Design Aids (New, 3 Nov)

3. Drawing Lines and Shapes

Pen Power
Convert to Curves
Corner Tool
Drawing Perfect Triangles
Stylish Strokes: Textured Lines
Stylish Strokes: Dashed Lines

4. Colour and Opacity

Complex Gradients
Adjusting Noise and Opacity in Fills
Transparency Tool
Changing Colours
Blend Modes
Colour Picker Tool (1.5) (New, 3 Nov)
Colour Palette from Document
Colour Palette from Image (1.5) (New, 7 Oct)
Pantone Colours
Global, Spot and Overprint Colours
Quick Opacity Setting

5. Layer control

Layers Panel
Lock Children

6. Object control

Selecting, Finding and Isolating Objects (New, 31 Oct)
Rotation Point: Overview
Rotation Point: Worked Example
Vector Scaling Options

7. Symbols and Assets

Symbols (1.5) (New, 6 Oct)
Assets (1.5) (New, 6 Oct)

8. Painting

Shading Using Raster Brushes
Adding Raster Texture

9. Text

Artistic, Frame and Shape Text
Text on a Path: Overview
Text on a Path: Worked Example
OpenType Typography

10. Media

Using Raster Images in a Composition

11. Saving, exporting and sharing

Save History
Soft Proofing
Exporting (Updated, 6 Oct)
Exporting: Layers (Updated, 6 Oct)
Exporting: Slices (Updated, 6 Oct)
Exporting: Continuous (Updated, 6 Oct)
Exporting: Automatic Directory/Folder Creation (1.5) (New, 6 Oct)
Exporting: Multiple Outputs from a Single Slice (1.5) (New, 6 Oct)
Exporting: Transparent and Coloured Backgrounds (1.5) (New, 19 Oct)
Exporting User Settings and Keyboard Shortcuts (New, 31 Oct)

12. Design Aids

Constraints: Overview (1.5) (New, 6 Oct)
Constraints: Worked Example for Web Design (1.5) (New, 6 Oct)
Snapping and Dynamic Guides (1.5) (New, 21 Oct)
Snapping: Candidates (1.5) (New, 21 Oct)
Snapping: Object Creation (1.5) (Updated, 21 Oct)
Snapping: UI and Web Design (1.5) (Updated, 21 Oct)
View Modes and Split View
New View
View Points
Grids: Icon Design
Grids: Floor Plans
Isometric Grid Drawings: Part 1 (Single Planes)
Isometric Grid Drawings: Part 2 (Multiple Planes)
Isometric Grid Drawings: Part 3 (Layers and Compounds)

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