This intensive short-term course provides students with the opportunity to learn principles of manual art and graphic design. By merging hands-on techniques with visual creativity, students will develop the fundamentals of professional design through a variety of approaches and gain valuable experience in digital tools. Throughout this course, experienced instructors will guide participants in exploring core topics, including concept development, project planning, and presentation techniques. Students will engage in creative projects to foster their understanding of both artistic processes as well as design concepts that are fundamental for success in the field. By building on these skills throughout the term, this course provides an unparalleled industry experience conducive to any aspiring artist or designer.