A1000 – Illustrator Fundamentals: An Introduction to Illustrator CCDownload Course Outline
Title: Illustrator Fundamentals: An Introduction to Illustrator CC A1000; 2 Days, Instructor-led
Description: Adobe Illustrator CC is an essential design tool for anyone who needs to express ideas visually in print, on the web, and in any other medium. In this three-day course, you will get a thorough overview of the interface, tools, and features of Illustrator CC. You will learn, step-by-step, the key techniques, as well as tips and tricks, for working in Illustrator CC. In this combination of instructor-led demonstration and hands-on practice led by Adobe certified instructors, you will learn the basics of working with Illustrator CC so that you can incorporate visual effects into your workflow.
At Course Completion:
Audience & Prerequisites: Creative professionals seeking the fastest, easiest and most comprehensive way to learn Illustrator CC. Practical working knowledge of Mac OS X or Windows Photoshop Fundamentals: An Introduction to Photoshop class or equivalent experience is recommended
Course Outline Details: Lesson 1: Getting to Know the Work Area Understanding the workspace Changing the view of artwork Navigating multiple artboards Arranging multiple documents Finding resources for using Illustrator Lesson 2: Creating and Editing Shapes Creating a new document Working with basic shapes Combining and editing shapes Using Image Trace to create shapes Lesson 3: Selecting and Aligning Selecting objects Aligning objects Working with groups Exploring object arrangement Hiding and locking objects Lesson 4: Transforming Objects Working with artboards Transforming content Transformation Tools Transformation Effects Lesson 5: Drawing with the Pen and Pencil Tools Exploring the Pen tool Creating the ice cream illustration Drawing with the Pencil tool Lesson 6: Color and Painting Understanding color Working with color Painting with patterns Working with Live Paint Lesson 7: Working with Type Working with type Formatting type Creating and applying text styles Warping text Working with type on a path Wrapping text around an object Creating text outlines Lesson 8: Working with Layers Creating layers Selecting and moving objects and layers Locking layers Viewing layers Pasting layers Creating a clipping mask Merging layers Locating layers Applying appearance attributes to layers Isolating layers Lesson 9: Blending Colors and Shapes Working with gradients Working with blended objects Lesson 10: Working with Brushes Working with brushes Using Calligraphic brushes Using Art brushes Using Bristle brushes Using Pattern brushes Working with the Blob Brush tool
Start Date: 11/25/2019
End Date: 11/26/2019