Skills & Experience

Gary Simon has worked exclusively as a freelance designer and design instructor for over 15 years. Having worked with over 2,000 clients through identity & web design projects, Gary has a solid understanding of many technologies and skills surrounding the design and development industry.

Skillsets

  • Web Design
    15 years
  • Web Development
    15 years
  • Responsive Design
    5 years
  • Identity Design
    14 years
  • Mobile App Design
    4 years
  • Motion Graphics
    8 years
  • Print Design
    8 years
  • 3D Graphics
    2 years
  • Photo Manipulation
    5 years
  • Design Educator
    8 years

Technologies & Software

  • Adobe Photoshop
    15 years
  • Adobe Illustrator
    10 years
  • Adobe After Effects
    8 years
  • Blender
    8 years
  • Android Studio
    2 years
  • HTML & CSS/CSS3
    15 years
  • Angular 2 / MEAN Stack Development
    2 years
  • jQuery & Javascript
    8 years
  • PHP & MySQL
    12 years
  • XML
    7 years
  • Bootstrap & Foundation
    3 years
  • Wordpress Design
    6 years

Course & Tutorial Publishing

Gary Simon began publishing tutorials in 2006. Shortly after, he began recording video tutorials published on Youtube and on several of his websites including DesignCourse.com & Coursetro.

As of late 2017, approximately 5 million unique visitors have accessed his written tutorials. On his 100,000+ subscriber DesignCourse.com Youtube Channel, 5 million users have viewed his tutorials.

He has also worked as a regular course instructor for Envato Network’s Tutsplus.com (21 courses) , DigitalTutors & Pluralsight.com (23 courses).