No Design Experience Needed
In this step-by-step course you'll need zero graphic design experience to start creating eye-popping sell sheets like the ones you see above. They were created using our iPhone 6 plus and Canva.
You'll learn how to set up a FREE Canva design account and use every tool in Canva's FREE graphic design software library. Canva works with any browser, so there's nothing to download.
Here's what you'll learn In this three-part, fifteen video course.
Part 1. You'll watch detailed videos and work along with us in real time to learn how to use Canva.
Part 2. You'll see how to set up a tabletop photo studio on your dining room table and take stunning product photos, like the ones in the four sample sheets above, with your smartphone camera using natural light.
Part 3. You'll put everything together and design your sell sheets using our unique Seven-Step Method.
When you complete this course you'll be able to design professional looking sell sheets that you can print, use online or email to prospective retailers, licensees or investors.
"No expensive cameras needed in this course. All you need is a room with good light and the ability to follow step-by-step instructions, and you'll be able to create great looking sales sheets that really show off your product."
Dennis and Mary Lou Green are coauthors of the #1 Amazon Best Seller, Shark Pitch: How to Make a Retail Shark Sit Up and Beg to Buy Your Product. It reveals their simple Three-Step Pitch disclosing how they invented and marketed more than 50 of their simple inventions generating $120 million in retail sales.
A few of their customers include: Walmart, Target, QVC, Kmart, JC Penney, 7-11, Footlocker, Home Depot, Walgreens, Bed Bath & Beyond, Bloomingdales, Nordstrom, Pep Boys, Auto Zone, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Safeway, HEB, Kroger and Whole Foods plus mail order catalogs, e-commerce sellers and thousands of retailers in the USA and 24 countries.
Their products have earned 15 patents, dozens of trademarks and hundreds of copyrights. They created their first product in 1976. Their longest running product is Sneaker Balls, air fresheners for sport shoes, gym bags and lockers, with wholesale sales averaging $2 million per year for the past 28 years. They have created such diverse products as greeting cards, novelty products, sports items, air fresheners for home and auto, air filters and games and toys.
They’ve also licensed many of their products and ideas. Dennis and Mary Lou have been married and worked together for 39 years. In 2016 they founded Big Idea School.com http://BigIdeaSchool.com to deliver online training courses for entrepreneurs and inventors to help them create and market simple consumer products.
StartIntroduction to Designing Your Sell Sell Sheet (4:34)
StartGetting Started With Canva (6:35)
PreviewHow to Use Canva's Tools, Search and Layout Features (7:36)
StartHow to Use Canva's Sharing, Downloading, Text and Layer Tools (10:45)
StartHow to Use Canva's Photo, Backgrounds and Shapes (11:10)
StartHow to Use Grids and Frames (15:30)
StartHow to Use Canva's Shapes to Give Style to Your Sell Sheets (12:44)
StartHow to use Canva's Lines, Illustrations and Icons (9:17)
Frequently Asked Questions
"We can't wait to see what you design. And the great thing is...we'll be with you every step of the way. You can share your designs with us anytime using Canva's share feature and get our immediate feedback to help you create the perfect sell sheets for your unique product."