10 YouTube Channels for New Graphic Designers

10 YouTube Channels for New Graphic Designers

With more than 2.7 billion monthly users worldwide, YouTube is the most popular social media platform and search engine for videos. 

People use this platform to either entertain themselves or learn some valuable skills from tutorials created by experts from various industries. 

If you are an aspiring graphic designer, you may find thousands of tutorials that teach every facet of graphic design. 

Here we have curated the 10 most popular YouTube channels that you can visit, subscribe to, and learn designing from hundreds of video tutorials. 

1. Hello, I’m Alexa 

Alexa Herasimchuk is a product designer who created this channel to help viewers learn more about the product design industry. She covers everything from career topics like how to create a UX design portfolio to interesting talks with other designers like this one with a design systems designer for DoorDash.  

2. Satori Graphics 

Satori Graphics feature tutorials on topics such as workflow tips and poster design, and even career and personal development videos such as breakdowns of a good design contract and the mentality you need to be a successful designer. It’s a great channel for any young, budding designers looking to learn more about the industry. 

3. Zimri Mayfield 

With lots of humor, Zimri uploads videos that are full of knowledge and entertaining as hell. Besides uploading design fun-rich video tutorials, he also frequently engages with his audience in video challenges like this one where he redesigns user-submitted logos

4. Sketch Together 

Sketch Together channel dedicated to all things related to UX and UI design plus some stuff about illustration. But it also features design tutorials and interviews of design leaders as well as live design sessions. 

5. Google Design 

Google Design is the search engine platform’s YouTube channel dedicated to designers. Along with providing insights into their design processes, they also upload videos of their in-house speaker series, where they invite industry leaders to speak about developments in the design world. 

6. Mike Locke 

Mike Locke is a Product designer and educator, who teaches his viewers the principles behind UX design. His unique teaching method breaks this confusing topic down in an easy-to-digest way. He also offers an online course for anyone who wants to get a handle on UI/UX concepts.   

7. Will Paterson 

Will Paterson created his YouTube channel in 2012 and since then he has become one of the platform’s popular tutors of the graphic design field. His channel offers great and informative videos on a wide range of topics from hand lettering tutorials to how to make passive income as a designer

8. Eyedesyn 

Eyedesyn channel is created by EJ Hassenfratz – a Denver-based motion designer. He has more than a decade of experience working with Cinema 4D and creating stunning motion graphic designs. His videos help you get started with motion graphic software. 

9. The Futur 

The Futur is Founded by Emmy-winning director Chris Do, to teach creatives how to be successful entrepreneurs. Chris regularly uploads useful lessons such as how to charge more for a logo and how to build a brand. He also gives great lessons on design concepts like UX design and typography tips

10. Flux 

Ran Segall is a freelance designer, vlogger, and startup founder who created this channel to share his design work, freelance stories, and work process. He uploads a video every week for his 279k subscribers. 

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