Andrew Shalat

Andrew Shalat is an author, designer/illustrator, educator, and Mac expert who is a regular speaker at Macworld and has written several books on design for McGraw-Hill and Peachpit Press. Andrew's design work covers a large range of media including book, CD and DVD covers, brochures, catalogs, outdoor signage, print ads, artwork, logos, website design, and grocery lists. Over the past two decades, Andrew has taught literature, writing, Web design, and print design.


  • MFA, Savannah College of Art and Design
  • MA in English and American Literature, Brandeis University
  • BA in English Language and Literature, State University of New York at Stonybrook

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Student Feedback

"Andrew is a great teacher at Sessions, and he has a wide range of experience in several different genres. He provides helpful tips, and has a great eye for design. Always there to answer questions when I have them, and challenges me to always dig a little bit deeper in my work. A+"
– Chris Telford, Branding and Identity