InDesign, Illustrator, InCopy, Photoshop, Acrobat, Section 508 Compliance, DPS, EPUB, and FrameMaker training in Washington DC, Maryland, and Virginia
Welcome to JetSet Communications, Inc., your Adobe Creative Cloud CC 2015, 2014, and CS6 training experts. We offer training, workflow evaluation, and custom consulting. Our specialty is training InDesign CC, Photoshop CC, Illustrator CC, InCopy CC, Acrobat XI (Section 508 compliance), FrameMaker 12; along with Dreamweaver CC and Muse CC, and also including other versions like CS6 and CS5.
The principal consultants/instructors are Mike Witherell and Urszula Witherell, well-known in the Washington DC and Baltimore area since 1995. We have provided software training to thousands of graphic artists, and have many years of practical, hands-on design and production experience.
I really enjoyed the InDesign class. I knew there had to be a better way to do this! While deadlines are looming, it’s much better to attend a class where someone has already done the research.Gina Clatterbuck, Airlie Foundation
This training was particularly useful to me as a technical writer. The capabilities of FrameMaker are amazing! Urszula's knowledge base is wonderful and she is extremely helpful.Katelyn Turner, Booz Allen Hamilton
I am very excited about using the long document features in InDesign. It's like a new program, even though I've been using it for years! Thanks!Carmelle Scott, Publishing Industry
We have very happy designers. The training was great. People have been very complimentary about Mike, his expertise, and the style of the training and its content.Ronald Keeney, Asst. Dir., Creative Services, GPO
I just told my editorial and production team about the InDesign for Long Docs course. I now feel capable and motivated to complete this project to create beautiful scholarly books.Alexandra Lawson, Georgetown U.
You have put together an excellent resource page for Creative Suite! You really have great content on your website!Noha Edell, Adobe Systems
Your seemingly infinite knowledge and extraordinarily patient demeanor has been very useful. If I ever have an opportunity to take another one of your training sessions, you can bet that I’ll jump on it!Ione Lagasse, NIH Clinical Center
Thank you again for your excellent presentation on Photoshop, I have learned a lot and I am definitely motivated to do my best and practice as often as I can.Laurianne Thoury, IMF
Thank you for being such a great instructor and imparting your Illustrator knowledge. At work I started adding layers for the artwork and guides. When I showed our Tech Support this feature they were really blown away.Cynthia Romero
The InDesign and XML training session went very well. Urszula was well-prepared for our session, and did a fine job of tailoring the class to our specific needs. It was very well worth the time and money spent.Rex A. Hurd, Web Dev., DeRoyal Corp.
I just wanted to let you know that the training was a complete success. Mike did a great job! His style of teaching and level of knowledge were exactly what we were hoping for.Sean Cox, WM Jordan Company
I just wanted to say that your InDesign and Illustrator classes were great and extremely helpful. I may be in a Photoshop class of yours soon.Charlie Boles, OpMed Dept, USAMRIID
Wow! You have bowled me over! Thank you for showing me what you and Urszula do. I loved the companion class slides, especially the New Features and Suggested Resources information.Sally Smith, pres., ConnectLearning.com
We are extremely satisfied! Goals were met and we thoroughly enjoyed the training. Mike was fabulous.Peta Thomas, Gallagher Design
Thanks for teaching such an awesome class on InDesign. I really enjoyed it.Cliola Peterson, USDA / ERS-ISD-COMM
I enjoyed your class and I picked up some very nice tips. I feel more comfortable working in InDesign. Who knows? After a few months, I’ll probably be ready for the advanced class! Dianna Fornaro, IWIF Workers’ Comp. Insurance
I truly enjoyed your InDesign classes and I learned a lot. However, sometimes when I am doing work, I wish there was a little you on my shoulder to help me out; my memory is terrible!Amy Black, Sr. Mgr., Marriott Corp.
A color issue came up the other day with a printed job and I thought if anyone would have an answer, you would. Let me start with this question.…Jay Conklin, Corporate Comm., NGIA
I truly enjoyed the class. You helped me to work a lot smarter!Omya Alston
Thank you so much for the script! I really enjoyed the discussions and tips. I have highly recommended the InDesign level III course to my colleagues, as well as you for an instructor in both Photoshop and Illustrator. Erin Howe, Creative Solutions Group
Sweet! Thanks again! (uttered after being given guidance on creating a PDF with bleeds on all sides)Lindsay Dean, Copy General Corp.
Just a quick line to say that your suggestion worked and my friend is very impressed with your know-how, but baffled as to why it worked! Thanks again!Doug Neale, Doug Neale Programming
Mike Witherell was a treat. He can come back anytime. His rapport with the students and his knowledge of InDesign were outstanding. The pace of the class was perfect and best of all my employees learned a lot.Susan Linders, Art Director
I went through my notes and realized how much I learned, both in InDesign and In Copy! Thanks for taking the time to answer all my follow-up questions!David Einhorn, IMF
Thank you for all of your patience and knowledge! I have taken a few Photoshop and Illustrator classes, and your training was by far the best of all. We all learned not only the software, but also design fundamentals.Liz Trice, Colliers Pinkard
Thanks, this white paper about the 21 presets, styles, and automations is great. You truly have the answers!John E. Davis, ALX, HNTB Corporation
Your Typography and Font Management class was very informative and interesting. I found your presentation to be very useful and I look forward o being able to reference it in my daily work.Erin C. Dubnansky, Sr.Dir., AGA Institute
Even though the InDesign class was large, the way Mike and Urszula worked the classroom, we were able to get the full benefit of the training. I would take every class with either one of you.Janet Magrogan and Yvonne Watson, Bethesda, MD
Thanks for a terrific class in InDesign. I'm sure I'll be visiting your website for your resources, and look forward to ordering poster prints when available.Susan Weintraub, The Park School of Baltimore
We all thoroughly enjoyed the InDesign Masters class. Mike's teaching style was ideal, and he accommodated all our concerns related to InDesign production using good examples and stories to keep the material interesting.Mary Craddock Hoffman, VIS, MCIA
I had a great time taking the Creative Suite Bootcamp class in Reston, Virginia. I hope to take more classes with you in the future.Debra Healy, Typesetting Manager, Circle Graphics
I attended the last Adobe InDesign group seminar in DC for the first time and I must say that it was very helpful, and you made me laugh a lot! So, thanks! I'll keep coming!Orit Greenberg, Orit Graphics
I really enjoyed the class and all your tips!Paula Hurley, BRI Consulting Group
I thought Mike did an outstanding job managing those who needed extra help, while also challenging the more experienced user. He was extremely knowledgeable and was able to answer a wide variety of questions.Terri Phillips
I'm grateful for your time, patience, and good humor. Thanks, wise master!Wendy Colby, VIS, MCIA
I've already shared some of your tips with my colleague! Everyone is amazed how easy it is to draw basic 3D shapes! Of course, I'm still just trying to get the hang of the Bézier pen!Tatum Birdsall, IBEW
Our new editor said that the training was very helpful and that you even helped them with a new design for their layout.Llatetra Brown, Howard Community College
Your teaching style is very good and you make learning fun. My project looks really good and I thank you for the foundation you provided that enabled me to do this.Nancy Fuller, Baltimore, MD
Thanks for teaching a great class. I learned a lot of interesting tips. Thanks!Keang Hok
The training you provided was excellent. I now feel that I have a good base level of knowledge on which to build as I start using the software.Laura Mercadante, Silberstein Insurance Group
After your inspiring talk about presets, and all those great scripts; if you don’t mind, I would like to share the PDF of the presets handout with other interested co-workers.Julien Hofberg, Olney, Maryland
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