Creative Design Pros- How to solve real world problems and get paid for it!

About Course

Learn to solve problems using design and make money doing so.


Ever struggled with turning The goal for you with this course is to learn to solve problems using design, and make money doing so.

Whether you have a creative talent or not, this is a step by step results-driven program designed to give you professional design and business skills that will either get you your first job or your first paying clients. In this course, you are not required to think as an artist, but rather as a problem solver… a skill sought after and applicable to any industry.

You’ll begin the course by learning several important foundational art and design skills. The second stage will show you how to apply those skills to learn problem-solving, critical thinking, and collaboration. The third stage will teach you the business and sales skills you need to go from designer to money-maker, by finding and winning clients.

There is no way to lose out by taking this program. Regardless of the direction, you choose to go in by the end of this course, you will have a portfolio of all the work you’ve created while doing the course, which can be shown to either employers or clients as proof that you know your craft. Secondly, you will understand how finances work and how you can leverage it to build assets for your future. Thirdly, you will have the confidence to research and solve problems, regardless of which industry you decide to focus on.

What Will I Learn?

  • Build a professional portfolio based on real-world projects
  • Learn the professional design process
  • Develop the skills to turn an idea into a working prototype
  • Learn to use research to determine product viability and market fit
  • Get your first sales
  • Build a business from scratch, including licensing options

Topics for this course

114 Lessons30h

Course overview

Introduction & How to get the most out of the course1:03
Courses Overview2:00
Getting started1:19
Material requirements0:27
Your portfolio- A digital ticket to success as a pro designer2:00
How the world of money works2:53
Your first Sale3:47

Art and Design fundamentals

Foundational Drawing

Engineering Drawing


Problem solving using the Design Cycle

Digital applications

Digital Rendering

Unit 2: Solving Real World Problems using the design process

Building the Business of Design

Employee vs Business owner


Marketing and Sales

Creative Design Pros Customer Loyalty program

About the instructors

4.33 (24 ratings)

45 Courses

181 students


Material Includes

  • Art and Design fundamentals
  • Drawing and Rendering
  • Problem-solving using the Product Design Cycle
  • Prototype Building
  • Advanced Product research methods
  • Building a Business
  • Marketing and Sales training


  • Commitment to complete the program
  • A digital device, like an iPad to design on
  • A stylus pen for your iPad/tablet
  • A sketchbook
  • A set of pencils
  • Erasers, rules, sharpeners

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