Last Day to Save 30% Off Branding 101!


Today is the last day to save 30% off our new Branding 101 class (read more about this exciting class here). And today only, through 11:59pm PST on 9/30/14, the code is also good on the pre-requisite class Illustrator 101!

So if you’ve been wanting to take your own business’ brand to the next level or wanting to design logos for clients, don’t miss your chance to get these classes for a steal!

Nicole’s Classes is Sponsoring the Playful Book Launch Party!


Nicole’s Classes is proud to be a major sponsor of the release party for Merrilee Liddiard’s (of the inspiring and creative Mer Mag blog) new book Playful: Fun Projects to Make With + For Kids!


Branding 101 is Here!


If you subscribe to our newsletter, then you already saw this super exciting announcement last week. We just released a brand new, better than ever, knock your socks off identity creation class called Branding 101! But in case you don’t follow our newsletter (which you should!), we’ve got lots more info for you today on this new class that starts October 6th, our new instructors and a new discount code!


#NCSayCheese Winner and a Discount Code!

National Cheeseburger Day

Thanks to everyone who ate a burger yesterday and tagged us on Instagram with the hashtag #ncsaycheese for National Cheeseburger Day yesterday! We know it was such a burden to have to eat that cheeseburger (riiiiiight!), so if you didn’t win, that cheeseburger was still worth it since we have a discount code for you!

Now through Sunday 9/21/14 at 11:59pm PST, enter code CHEESE30 at checkout to 30% on your entire order. Any online class (like maybe our new Branding 101 class, which we’ll have more details about on Monday!), any gift certificate, any book!

Thanks for helping us celebrate this delicious (and semi-silly) holiday! Until next year!

It’s a National Cheeseburger Day Instagram Contest!

National Cheeseburger Day

Did you know it was National Cheeseburger Day? We sure did, and we’ve been looking forward to it for months! Not that we need an excuse to eat a cheeseburger, but we love to celebrate life’s little pleasures and we want to help you celebrate them as well.

In honor of this holiday honoring the blessed combination of bun, meat and cheese, we’re having a one-day social media contest! If you eat a cheeseburger today, and you 100% definitely should, take a picture of it, tag us on Instagram and you could win a free spot in our Food Styling 101 class that starts next week and is worth a whopping $325!

And here are the 3 steps you need to follow to enter:


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Photoshop 102 Sneak Peek!


Have you mastered all the Photoshop 101 basics? Are you looking for new and advanced Photoshop challenges? If so, then we have some good news for you! Holly’s Photoshop 102 class is launching next Monday and she will teach you all kinds of exciting tips and tricks, including how to extend complicated backgrounds in your photos quickly and easily using an awesome tool called Content Aware Scale. And she’s prepared a little teaser video showing how to use this tool in less than 3 minutes to extend a cityscape background!

Click here to watch Holly’s Photoshop 102 sneak peek video!

September 2014 Free Wallpapers!


Happy September (a few days late)! We know everyone is in the thick of back to school, so we thought an apple theme would be fun and appropriate. How do you like them apples? (Sorry, we couldn’t resist!)


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