Savannah Glitschka (Also known online as Savannahfaerie) is a PNW designer and illustrator. Savannah has worked with some of the most respected global brands with ad agencies, design firms, and in-house art departments from around the world on various projects through her family’s studio “Glitschka Studios”. On her own time she enjoys taking private illustration commissions, and runs a small merch shop of her own personal work. She enjoys alternative fashions such as EGL, Fairy-kei, and Ouji and regularly uses them as inspiration in her work.
Anubhav is the Director of product management for graphic design at Adobe. He has led the product management teams for Adobe Illustrator and InDesign, which are top two Graphic Design products in the world. Anubhav has spent his work life building, evangelising and growing products for creative professionals. I enjoy public speaking and tinkering to achieve the best outcomes for the business. In my personal time I help my wife with her customized experiences and tours of Delhi & bake sourdough bread.
Myra Ferguson creates digital media training and multimedia experiences as an author and freelance designer/developer and teaches creative software and design at the University of Colorado Boulder. After writing “How to Cheat in Adobe Animate CC,” Myra began authoring video courses for Pluralsight. Her courses include “Illustrator CC Creating a Poster,” “Photoshop CC Automating Tasks,” and “Advanced Typography.” Myra teaches Software and Design Applications as a part-time lecturer at the University of Colorado Boulder. As an Adobe Community Professional and Adobe User Group Manager, Myra enjoys helping others in the Adobe Community learn innovative digital media techniques. She has been a speaker at several Adobe conferences and events and at Pluralsight LIVE. Myra holds a Bachelor of Journalism in Advertising from the University of Missouri School of Journalism and a Master of Arts in Design with Digital Media from the College of Human Environmental Sciences.
Kladi is an award-winning designer, visual strategist, speaker, and author. Founder of Studio Printmysoul, a Manchester-based design boutique.
As a self-published author, Kladi’s illustrated book, Plant Therapy, won the world-renowned Fedrigoni TOP Designer Award for her unique use of cotton papers and ink. Kladi has also been the winner of Infohackit and Adobe’s San Francisco Creative Jam.
In addition to her design work, Kladi often leads graphic design masterclasses for Adobe Live, with over 100k views worldwide, and mentors young artists through Adobe’s Discord page. Kladi has also led social media asset creation workshops for House Representatives in Washington, D.C.
Kladi took part in Adobe MAX as a lead speaker in the Design industry in LA, with the What’s New in InDesign and Illustrator (2019), presented two sessions on Adobe Photoshop and Adobe InDesign (2020), authored and produced S300 – Transforming Any Document into a Digital Experience with InDesign (2021)
S351 – Techniques for the Efficient Content Creator on the Go (2021), FT2 – First Takes from the Community: Graphic Design (2021). She was also a speaker at the exciting Creative PRO WEEK 2020 conference and shared workflow tips in Illustrator in Spanish during Talent Land 2019 in Guadalajara, Mexico, and again during the Talented at Home virtual event in 2020.
Join her colorful creative journey on iamkladi.com
Clint leads a cross-disciplinary team that designs and developments map-based information products. He has 20 years of experience in the graphic design and mapping industry. During that time, he’s supported some of the most well-known organizations in both the private and public-sectors including; NOAA, USGS, Swiss Federal Office of Topography (SwissTopo), National Geographic, Nike, CBRE and USA Today.
His team supports both project and product business lines; creating client specific data viz solutions and product/feature development for Esri. Clint’s personal production experience includes creating maps and charts for both web and print media. He’s dabbled in freelance design as well, however his friends and families’ budgets don’t allow him to quit his day job. He likes design, dev, UI/UX, sci-fi, hockey, running, music, and other things he’s not always great at…but hopes to be someday.
Jesús Ramirez is a digital graphics expert, speaker, and educator specializing in Adobe Photoshop. Jesús has over 16 years of professional design experience and has worked with clients such as Adobe, Microsoft, Motorola, and Conde Nast.
Jesús is best known as the founder of the Photoshop Training Channel, one of the most popular Photoshop YouTube channels in the world with 1.8 million subscribers. You can find his articles and tutorials in many well-known publications and blogs, including the Adobe Creative Cloud Blog, Adobe’s Create Magazine, and Photoshop User Magazine.
Jesús has been a speaker at many industry-related events worldwide. Including events in Australia, Asia, and Latin America. Most notably Adobe MAX, Adobe SUMMIT, Adobe MAKE IT, CreativePro, CreativeLive, Talent Land, PhotoPlus, Photoshop World, Pluralsight LIVE, and WPPI.
I’m an entertainment retoucher with a photographer’s soul. My work tells stories rendered in pure light. Because, at the end of the day, it’s all about the light. Capturing it. Refining it. Harnessing it to create mood. Theme. Stories. I have worked in the entertainment ad industry for the last 30 years.
Graduated from Art Center College of Design with a BS in Photography. My undergraduate study was in Art History/Studio Arts minor from San Francisco State University.
I’ve had the privilege to live in Italy and France throughout my career. Now I call California my home.
Conrad Chavez is an author and photographer. His experience with digital media workflows started with Aldus PageMaker and its successor Adobe InDesign, and now encompasses digital photography, illustration, and video. He is the author or co-author of several titles in the Adobe Classroom in a Book and Real World Adobe Photoshop series, and he writes articles for CreativePro.com and InDesign Magazine. Visit his web site at conradchavez.com.
Tony Harmer (a.k.a The Design Ninja) is best described as a creative Swiss-army-knife and learning-content author with a long career in design, illustration, photography, video and animation. His LinkedIn Learning courses have had almost two million learners and he is a popular speaker/presenter with his often-off-the-wall sessions that always provide a ton of tips, techniques, insights and inspirations delivered with humor and enthusiasm that is totally infectious.
Steve Caplin is a freelance photomontage artist based in London. His work has appeared in every national UK newspaper, as well as magazines around the world including Businessweek, Men’s Health, Reader’s Digest and many more.
He is the author of the best-selling How to Cheat in Photoshop, as well as 100% Photoshop, Art & Design in Photoshop and 3D Photoshop. He writes regularly for CreativePro and is a trainer at Lynda.com. His YouTube channel 2 Minute Photoshop is a growing collection of handy Photoshop tips, each just two minutes long.
When he’s not at his computer Steve builds improbable furniture, which can be seen at curieaux.com.