This course is popular
13 people enrolled last week.
Whether you build a design system for your product or just for practice. You'll become an expert in Figma's most advanced features and workflows.
More than a live workshop!
💪 Bite-sized independent projects
📺 Demo videos & resources
👋 Live office hours
👯♀️ Community chat & support
Intermediate designers ready to build their first design system or start contributing to an existing one.
Design teams looking to take their design system to the next level or transition from another tool.
Non-designers and career switchers who want to turbo boost their Figma skills and gain a deeper understanding of design systems.
By the end of this bootcamp you will have built an entire design system in Figma. One with expertly designed styles, components, and workflows that are ready for anything!
Learn exactly when and how to use Figma's most advanced features like variables (NEW), auto layout, variants, and properties.
Learn the benefits of using different Figma workflows and how they can best serve your product & team.
Learn and build alongside a cohort of fellow designers. Sharing feedback, holding each other accountable, and forming lasting relationships.
Design System Bootcamp
Jan 8—Jan 14
Wed, Jan 10, 12:00 AM - 12:30 AM UTC
Thu, Jan 11, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM UTC
~1.5hr to complete | Learn about different file structures and determine the best strategy for the design system you will be building over the next 5 weeks.
~2.5hr to complete | Learn how to build a practical & accessible color palette.
~1.5hr to complete | Learn about Figma's newest feature, variables! And how they make tokenizing your design system possible. We'll start using them in the next module.
Jan 15—Jan 21
Wed, Jan 17, 12:00 AM - 1:00 AM UTC
Thu, Jan 18, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM UTC
~2.5hr to complete | Learn how to add color variables and styles with the palette you created.
~1hr to complete | Learn how to build a practical set of typography styles.
~1hr to complete | Learn how to add number variables for spacing, sizing, and corner radius.
~1hr to complete | Learn how to add, prepare, and componentize icons.
Jan 22—Jan 28
Wed, Jan 24, 12:00 AM - 1:00 AM UTC
Thu, Jan 25, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM UTC
~1hr to complete | Learn how to use auto layout, constraints, components, variants & properties
~4hr to complete | Learn how to build 3 simple components using auto layout, variants & properties.
Jan 29—Feb 4
Wed, Jan 31, 12:00 AM - 1:00 AM UTC
Thu, Feb 1, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM UTC
~30min to complete | Learn about advanced component concepts.
~4hr to complete | Learn how to build 3 advanced components using atomic, nested instances.
Feb 5—Feb 10
Wed, Feb 7, 12:00 AM - 1:00 AM UTC
Thu, Feb 8, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM UTC
Create 2-6 new components specific to the needs of your product or the skills you want to practice.
Determine the best way to document and organize your new design system!
Self-taught shouldn't be the standard.
Designers need training to develop a shared understanding of best practices and keep up with new Figma features.
Creator of UI Prep
Hey, I'm Molly! 👋 The creator of UI Prep. A Figma design resource that has 100K+ UI kit downloads and creates custom-built design systems for a wide range of companies. I've also trained designers and design teams from amazing companies like Adobe, Microsoft, Square, Atlassian, Gusto, and Open Table.
2hr per week
1-2 modules per week with lessons walking you through the process of building a full design system in Figma. Each one with recorded demo videos & additional resources to help you complete the next project.
2hr per week
Build a full design system by completing a series of bite-sized independent projects. For example, "Create scalable color styles" and "Build a button component set using auto layout, variants, and properties".
2hr per week
Two 1hr live Q&A calls with Molly and the rest of the cohort to answer questions and dive deeper into that week's projects.
🕓 Tuesdays @ 4pm PST
🕘 Thursdays @ 8am PST
Complete projects independently, then share your progress, ask questions, and compare notes with the rest of the cohort.
Ask Molly anything!
Get feedback directly from Molly when you submit projects and join office hour calls.
Learn with a cohort of peers
Join a community of like-minded people who want to learn and grow alongside you.
Sign up to be the first to know about course updates.