Design and Creation of Award-Winning Products

A course by Yonoh Studio
Design Studio. Valencia, Spain.
Joined January 2009
, Design Studio

Learn how to design products that are useful, attractive, and capable of winning top prizes step by step

  • Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 154 students

Learn how to design products that are useful, attractive, and capable of winning top prizes step by step

Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 154 students
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Audio: Spanish
  • Level: Beginner
  • 14 lessons (1h 44m)
  • Available on the app
  • Spanish, English, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Unlimited access forever
  • Certificate upon completion of the course

Having faith in your own style is key to creating authentic products with the potential to win distinguished awards. This is the philosophy of Clara del Portillo and Álex Selma, founders of Yonoh Creative Studio and recipients of international awards such as iF, Red Dot, and the 2019 German Design Award.

In this course, they teach you how to create award-winning products, from the idea to the presentation, and explain what attributes they need to stand out in front of the judges. By the end, you'll know how to design and develop attractive objects, as well as what aspects you need to keep in mind to earn industry awards and recognition for your work.

About this course

Course table of contents

  • U1
    U1. Introduction
  • U2
    U2. Industrial design
  • U3
    U3. The project
  • U4
    U4. The prototype
  • FP
    FP Final Project
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To start the course, Clara del Portillo and Álex Selma tell you a bit about themselves and their journey through the world of design that led them to found Yonoh Creative Studio. They also explain how they've come to work with companies from around the world and share their influences within the industry.

Continue with an introduction to industrial design and examine the range of products that are available on the market, classified by design style: understated, emotional, and artistic. Study the difference between them to understand which is the most appropriate depending on the context.

Next, see how to tackle a brief before creating a mood board. Sketch your idea on paper and learn the fundamentals of how to turn your 2D design into a 3D model. Decide on the materials, colors, and finishes and then discover the secrets to presenting your project to the client.

Finally, create a prototype of your design, including the technical drawings and a mock-up, and plan your product launch. Clara and Álex wrap things up by explaining how the design award panels judge your work and what traits can make you a winner.

What is this course's project?

Design and develop a piece of furniture that's capable of winning top prizes.

Who is it for?

Anyone interested in product design and earning recognition for their work.

What you need

Prior experience in product design and a working knowledge of 3D design programs are recommended for optimal results in the course.

Yonoh Studio

A course by Yonoh Studio

Design Studio

In 2006, industrial designers Clara del Portillo and Álex Selma joined forces and their passion for design to open Yonoh Creative Studio, a product design studio in Valencia that has received some of the industry's most distinguished awards such as iF, Red Dot, and the 2019 German Design Award.

The name of the studio itself is an ambigram that represents the company's dual nature: two designers with different styles who complement one another beautifully.


  • U1


    • Presentation
    • Influences
  • U2

    Industrial design

    • What is the industrial design?
    • Types of products
  • U3

    The project

    • Briefing
    • Mood board
    • Sketched
    • From paper to computer 1
    • From paper to computer 2
    • Colors and finishes
    • The presentation for the company
  • U4

    The prototype

    • Plans and models
    • Settings and launch
    • Think like a jury
  • FP

    Final Project

    • Creating products to compete in design awards

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Design and Creation of Award-Winning Products. A Design course by Yonoh Studio

Design and Creation of Award-Winning Products

A course by Yonoh Studio
Design Studio. Valencia, Spain.
Joined January 2009
  • 154 students