Best YouTube Channels for Designers

Here is a list of some of the best and most useful YouTube channels for designers.

Whether you are a beginner, a junior, mid-level or senior designer you’ll find something for you.

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Dan Petty

Dan has been in the design game for a long time now. He’s created a lot of different projects for the community over the years. His videos provide feedback on creatives portfolios, reviews of new re-brands and general design news.



Charli is a web and graphic designer from New Zealand currently living in London. Her design videos are about tools, projects, and concepts as well as vlogs about her life as a designer.


The Futur 

The Futur is an online education platform loaded with content, courses, and tools to help you build better design skills and better creative businesses.


Hello, I’m Alexa

Alexa is a Product Designer living and working in the San Francisco Bay Area. Her channel was created to help connect people who want to learn more about what a Product Designer does in the Tech industry.


Zimri Mayfield 

On Zim’s channel, you’ll find Adobe Illustrator tutorials, graphic design inspiration, and creative projects with a sprinkle of memes and Zims great sense of humor.


Jesse Showalter

Jesse Showalter shares Digital Design & Web Development videos each week focusing on tools, techniques, projects, and more to help creative people make amazing things. If you’re an aspiring Web Designer, UI Designer, or Front-End Developer who is interested in creating awesome things in pixels and code this is the channel for you.



AJ&Smart is a product design and innovation studio based in Berlin, Germany. Their videos about product design, UX design, design sprints and more.


Mike Locke

Mike is a passionate and successful senior UI/UX designer with high proficiencies in UI Design, UX, Interaction Design, Information Architecture, Research & Analytics, and Strategy & Planning. Mike always gives a great in-depth look at any subject he covers and you’re sure to finish watching inspired and have learnt something new.


The Simple Designers

The Simple Designers have plenty of tutorials on create illustrations, icons, logos and general graphic design. They share design processes in videos, some creative challenges to get your teeth into as well as showcasing other talented creators.


Design Gal

Christine Maggi is a designer with experience in graphic design, UI design, UX design, advertising, and copywriting. Her videos teach you what you need to know about being in the design industry. Whether you are a student or starting your career as a traditional graphic designer or going into tech as a UI/UX designer. Christine covers education, finding a job, what to expect on the job and how to be successful.