Week 41: Create Beautiful Type Design Editorials for Print and Web

Create an Instagram post turning text into texture and applying that to your design.



Fill a shape with placeholder text.



Create a design with a one large letter and make a shape surrounding that letter with body text.



Add texture to the background of your design.

Time Allocated


Allow 30-45 minutes for concept and sketching. After that, allow another 30 minutes for beginner designers, an hour for intermediate and up to 90 minutes total for the advanced challenge.

Design Goals


Create a design that you can post on instagram.



Make a sketch first, before getting started with your computer. Use InDesign to vectorise your letter. Use the Pen, Shapes and Text Tool to create your shape.





  • indesign
    Adobe InDesign


  • other-software




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