Large Format Printing & Design for Tradeshows & Conventions

Learn the ins and outs of creating signs and graphics for one of the biggest industries in Las Vegas. You will become familiar with designing for the production of large format custom signage and graphics such as printed murals and posters, cut vinyl graphics & lettering, CNC, and laser cut dimensional lettering. Understand how and when to use different media, substrate, and materials, and become familiar with industry terminology. You will practice properly setting up production files and creating working proofs from client artwork. The first two classes in the series will be live online focusing on designing for print production, and the third class will be held at Velocity Graphics, where you will learn about print shop practices and participate in the production of signs or graphics.

Prerequisite: Proficient with Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, and Adobe Photoshop. Must be able to meet in-person at Velocity Graphics in Las Vegas on last day of class.

This course has discount registration fees! UNLV Staff and Alumni, visit for more information. Otherwise, email us at to see if you qualify for a discount.

Dates:July 15-29, 2023
 Sa from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM, 3 sessions
Location:Online-UNLVGO and Zoom
Instructor:Marc Greges
Fee: $339.00
Audience:Since this is an online course, registration ends 3 business days prior to the start date.

There are still openings remaining at this time.


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