Boulder Digital Arts News

NEW Classes @ our Denver Location!

We're now offering many of our popular classes at our NEW Denver Location in Cherry Creek.

To see a listing of all of our upcoming courses scheduled in Denver, click here!

Wish to see a certain class offered at this new location? Let us know! Email with your comments and suggestions!

A Fresh Space for Your Business!

Imagine... a sunlit, professional office where you can both work in peace and swap business tips over lunch! That's what we believe in.

Coworking has been proving its mettle and has been voted as the best setup any independent freelancer or small company could have.

No distractions from cafe goers, children playing, or household chores but plenty of networking and collaboration with other creative professionals like you. Free coffee, conference rooms, parking, and hi-speed internet. Fun community events!

We have one Private Office coming available July 1, 2014. Email for more information, or to schedule a tour or a free trial-day!

Maximize your social media time!

Now that we all spend so much time on social media, you might as well learn to make the most of your time - especially if you own and run a small business or are looking to reach a broader audience and create engagement!

Tomorrow, July 15, from 6-9pm in Denver, and then on Tuesday, July 24, from 9am-12pm in Boulder, join in on our Marketing With Social Media Workshop with social media specialist, Dave Taylor! Start your Google Adwords campaign, learn the secrets to capturing attention, and much, much more!

BDA is Closing for the Holiday!

BDA's Boulder Offices will be closed for the duration of the Independence Day weekend starting at noon, Thursday, July 3.

We shall return to normal business hours at 9am Monday morning, July 7.

Be safe and have a great Holiday!

Come Join Us for this Momentous Occasion!

We'll be throwing a FREE PARTY tomorrow from 5-8pm down at BDA's new location in Denver!

Come for the free workshops, but stay for the events, networking and the exciting raffle prizes!

In addition to the complimentary food and refreshments, BDA instructors will be presenting 4 - count em' - four - free workshops covering Wordpress, filmmaking, InDesign, and Photoshop. Doors open @ 5pm at this new Denver location in Cherry Creek, inside Thrive's Coworking Space at 201 Milwaukee - please be sure to RSVP HERE!

BDA/Denver will make it easier for all those people who have been driving "all the way" from Denver to attend BDA's low cost, high-impact classes for creative and digital professionals and entrepreneurs. Their unique in-person programs range from Android and iOS mobile app development to filmmaking, web design, UI/UX and digital marketing. Designed to be accessible and practical, most of their classes are one evening or one full day, but they also offer more in-depth, week-long Certificate programs.
With over 300 events per year, thousands of creative digital professionals and small-business owners have taken BDA's classes since 2004. BDA's classes are known for emphasizing practical skills taught by seasoned industry professionals (not academics). Their course offerings have expanded beyond the "creative digital arts" since 2004 to include marketing and business development as well as growth industries like mobile app development UI/UX design. Earlier this year BDA launched its BDA OnDemand service that provides instant online access to many of their popular classes and workshops.

SAVE 15% on Thursday's Workshop!

More and more web development jobs are requiring this flexible programming language in new hires. Our upcoming 3-hour workshop is a great chance to start developing your skills!

So, If you're comfortable with HTML and CSS and are ready to tackle something tougher - like dynamic web content - then register today! As a special Summer Treat - Save 15% with this code - JAVASUMMER - if your register before 5pm on Thursday!

Getting Started with Javascript will be held THIS Thursday, June 12, from 6 - 9 pm!

Last Chance to Grab a Seat!

This coming Monday, June 9, from 9am to 12pm, join our veteran business coach, Cheri Ruckus of Business Victories as she takes you through how to increate your sales while retaining your integrity.

SAVE 15% with Discount Code MORESALES


Make the Most of Your Lunch Hour & Learn!

Topic for June - Securing Your WordPress Site :

Did you know that your WordPress website is continuously vulnerable to hacking by malicious bots? Do you know what to do to keep your WordPress self-hosted website safe from malware and brute force attacks?

On June 12 from 12pm to 1pm, join us for an hour of over-lunch discussion with local WordPress expert Angela Bowman about the 10 myths of WordPress security, the actual vulnerabilities you face, and what you can do to truly protect your site.

Learn more and RSVP for this event here.

Lunch and Learn Series :

The Experts behind Boulder Digital Arts are opening up the BDA classroom and invite you in to share your lunch hour gaining new insights about how to move your business forward.
This is a "Bring Your Own Lunch" (BYOL) event. So, pack up and bring your snack sack, business cards, and, of course, all your bubbling questions.

Part-time Job: BDA Ambassador needed!

There are many events in Boulder where we'd like to be able to participate and represent BDA, but we don't have enough time to go to them all! We're looking for the right person to be able to attend events in Boulder and Denver, represent BDA in a professional manner, hand out literature when appropriate, and answer questions about our organization. Time commitment is approx. 15 to 20 hours a month, and the pay is $10 an hour (plus some free classes, as well as reimbursing you for expenses). Ideal candidates will have taken a couple of classes from BDA, and be somewhat familiar with what we're all about - community! Please email cover letter/resume to:


Coworking is the perfect balance of professionalism, flexibility, and community. If you work from home but feel isolated and unmotivated, coworking is for you!

We currently have one coworkng desk available in BDA's coworking space! From video producers and photographers to teachers, programmers, writers, designers, and business counselors, our growing creative community is the perfect place for you to get your work done and meet like-minded professionals.

In addition to:

  • 24/7 access
  • free coffeee
  • free parking
  • wifi and printing

You'll also get:

  • a free BDA membership
  • one free BDA workshop a month
  • and unlimited access to fully equiped conference rooms

Oh, and did we mentiont that our bathrooms have full showers as well? It's summer and we're totally ready to start riding our bikes to work!

Email us for a free day pass and try us out, risk-free!