Design System Bootcamp

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Cohort-based Course

5-week Bootcamp to build a design system & become a Figma expert.

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Course overview

Gain the skills & confidence to build a design system in Figma.

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!

πŸ’ͺ Bite-sized independent projects

πŸ“Ί Demo videos & resources

πŸ‘‹ Live office hours

πŸ‘―β€β™€οΈ Community chat & support

Who I made this course for

01

Intermediate designers ready to build their first design system or start contributing to an existing one.

02

Design teams looking to take their design system to the next level or transition from another tool.

03

Non-designers and career switchers who want to turbo boost their Figma skills and gain a deeper understanding of design systems.

Key outcomes

Figma Design System!

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!

Master advanced Figma features

Learn exactly when and how to use Figma's most advanced features like variables (NEW), auto layout, variants, and properties.

Find a workflow that suits your needs

Learn the benefits of using different Figma workflows and how they can best serve your product & team.

Connect with other designers

Learn and build alongside a cohort of fellow designers. Sharing feedback, holding each other accountable, and forming lasting relationships.

This course includes

10 interactive live sessions

Lifetime access to course materials

108 in-depth lessons

Direct access to instructor

21 projects to apply learnings

Guided feedback & reflection

Private community of peers

Course certificate upon completion

Maven Satisfaction Guarantee

This course is backed by Maven’s guarantee. You can receive a full refund within 14 days after the course ends, provided you meet the completion criteria in our refund policy.

Course syllabus

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  • Week 1

    Sep 9β€”Sep 15

    Week dates are set to instructor's time zone

    Events

    • Sep

      10

      ✨πŸ₯Ύ DSB Meet & Greet

      Tue, Sep 10, 11:00 PM - 11:30 PM UTC

    • Sep

      12

      ✨πŸ₯Ύ Q&A Session 1

      Thu, Sep 12, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM UTC

    Modules

    • File Structure

    • Color Palette

    • Intro to Variables & Tokens

  • Week 2

    Sep 16β€”Sep 22

    Week dates are set to instructor's time zone

    Events

    • Sep

      17

      ✨πŸ₯Ύ Q&A Session 2

      Tue, Sep 17, 11:00 PM - 12:00 AM UTC

    • Sep

      19

      ✨πŸ₯Ύ Q&A Session 3

      Thu, Sep 19, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM UTC

    Modules

    • Color Variables & Styles

    • Typography Styles

    • Number Variables & Grids

    • Icon Library

  • Week 3

    Sep 23β€”Sep 29

    Week dates are set to instructor's time zone

    Events

    • Sep

      24

      ✨πŸ₯Ύ Q&A Session 4

      Tue, Sep 24, 11:00 PM - 12:00 AM UTC

    • Sep

      26

      ✨πŸ₯Ύ Q&A Session 5

      Thu, Sep 26, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM UTC

    Modules

    • Get Ready for [Redacted]

    • Simple Components

    • Components 101

  • Week 4

    Sep 30β€”Oct 6

    Week dates are set to instructor's time zone

    Events

    • Oct

      1

      ✨πŸ₯Ύ Q&A Session 6

      Tue, Oct 1, 11:00 PM - 12:00 AM UTC

    • Oct

      3

      ✨πŸ₯Ύ Q&A Session 7

      Thu, Oct 3, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM UTC

    Modules

    • Get Ready for [Redacted]

    • Components 201

    • Advanced Components

  • Week 5

    Oct 7β€”Oct 11

    Week dates are set to instructor's time zone

    Events

    • Oct

      8

      ✨πŸ₯Ύ Q&A Session 8

      Tue, Oct 8, 11:00 PM - 12:00 AM UTC

    • Oct

      10

      ✨πŸ₯Ύ Q&A Session 9

      Thu, Oct 10, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM UTC

    Modules

    • Get Ready for [Redacted]

    • Free Build

    • Documentation, Governance & Scalability

    • Prototyping with Components & Variables

  • Bonus

    Modules

    • DSB Vault [Bonus]

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What students are saying

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Designers need training to develop a shared understanding of best practices and keep up with new Figma features.

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Meet your instructor

Molly Hellmuth

Molly Hellmuth

Creator of UI Prep

Hey, I'm Molly! πŸ‘‹ 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.

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Course Schedule

~6 hours per week
  • Self-paced lessons

    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.

  • Bite-sized projects

    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".

  • Q&A with Molly

    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.

    πŸ•“ Tuesdays @ 4pm PST

    πŸ•˜ Thursdays @ 8am PST

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Design System Bootcamp

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Dates

Sep 9β€”Oct 12, 2024

Payment Deadline

Sep 7, 2024
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Learning is better with cohorts

Learning is better with cohorts

Project-based learning

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.

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