Education aligns us more intentionally with our clients.

What if you could take the principles of design theory and give them to everyone in an easily understood way?
What would that look like and how would it change people’s perception of design and the role it plays in our everyday lives?

My name is Gabe Mathews. I’m the founder and executive creative director at CCD.  Here, I guide you through the design process that we use at CCD in greater depth so you can use it yourself!

We offer three distinct ways to learn:

Design Theory

Here we discuss the why behind design, tips for making your design life easier, and alternate approaches to taking on design problems by reframing concepts in different ways.

Additionally, I speak with some amazing designers, artists, craftspeople, and directors of creative content to give you a better sense of how different professions tackle design challenges.

By doing this, we can start to see where the common overlaps are and extract a common thread that can weave a larger story of the best ways to approach problems and challenges in design.

Design Theory

Live Sessions

If you’d like a more individualized experience. I offer several webinar and workshop packages for helping align small to medium sized groups.

These events consist of a theoretical lecture as well as an application session where we put what you learn into action.

Additionally, I offer student and professional portfolio reviews.

Live Sessions

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Are you wanting to get a stronger grasp on why design exists and how you fit in the relationship? Would you like to take your idea from rough concept to finished design but aren’t sure where to start? Perhaps you have a 3D model and you want to have it rendered or prototyped.

If you decide that you are ready to take a deeper dive, we have a amazing curated content and assets for you to use!

The products provide extended insight with complete, repeatable principles and techniques. We stand by them 100%. All the videos are loaded with valuable information for beginning or extending your relationship with design!

I recommend to start with my two favorite products Design Keys and Sketch to Model 2.

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