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Adobe Illustrator

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Online, self-paced
Qualification
No formal qualification
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Overview

Adobe Illustrator Masterclass Training Overview

This Adobe Illustrator Masterclass this course provides you with a comprehensive understanding of how to get the most out of this powerful graphic design software. It covers everything from the basics of Adobe Illustrator, such as drawing shapes, to the more complex tools relating to effects and layers.

Adobe Illustrator is a widely used graphics application that enables individuals to produce icons, logos, typographies, and illustrations for web, print, video, interactive, and mobile. You will learn how to use all the tools offered by Illustrator, in order to utilise the features and thus produce the best possible graphics. Adobe Illustrator can be used for a range of different projects, hence the design principles delegates will acquire knowledge of can be applied within a variety of environments.After completing this course you will be able to use your newly acquired skills and see a noticeable difference in the quality of your graphics and designs.

Our expert instructors have years of real-world experience in using Adobe Illustrator, both professionally and personally, so they can provide great tips throughout the training to help make your course the best it can be. Our Adobe InDesign Masterclass is aimed to give you all the tools you need to be able to effectively use Adobe Illustrator, so if you are new to Illustrator or you use it every day, our experts can show you how to get the most out of it.

Description

Adobe Illustrator Masterclass Outline

This Adobe Illustrator Masterclass explores the following topics:

Selection and Drawing Tools

  • Drawing and Editing Basic Shapes
  • Creating Paths using the Pen and Pencil Tools
  • Using Brushes
  • Using the Pathfinder Tool
  • Selection Tools
  • Isolation Mode
  • Using Live Trace

Using Colour

  • Applying Stroke and Fill Colours
  • RGB, CMYK, and Pantone Colours
  • Using Kuler and the ‘Live Colour’ Panel
  • ‘Live Colour’ Recolouring
  • Gradients and Blends
  • Saving and Importing Colours
  • Using Live Paint to Simplify Complex Illustration Tasks

Working with Text

  • Typing Directly onto the Page
  • Importing Text from a Text File
  • Setting Text Attributes
  • Wrapping Text

Working with Images

  • Adding Images and other Artwork to Illustrator
  • Choosing Whether to Link or Embed Images
  • Working with Clipping Paths
  • Editing Image Colours and Appearance
  • Using ‘Live Trace’ to Create Vector Art from Photographs

Effects and the Appearance Panel

  • Using Effects and Appearances
  • Multiple Fills and Strokes on a Path
  • Creating and Using Graphic Styles

Working with Layers

  • Creating Layers
  • Setting Layer Properties
  • Viewing, Hiding, and Locking Layers
  • Moving Objects between Layers

Documents

  • Document Profiles
  • Managing Artboards
  • Grids, Guides, and Positioning
  • Adding and Using Guidelines
  • Exploring Artwork for Photoshop or InDesign
  • Using the Info Panel and Transform Panel
  • Moving, Aligning, and Grouping Objects
  • Using Envelope Distortions
  • Creating and Editing Symbols
  • Creating 3D Objects in Illustrator
  • Keyboard Shortcuts

Who is this course for?

This course is for anybody wishing to learn how to use Adobe Illustrator.

Requirements

Who should attend this Adobe Illustrator Training Course?

This Course would be useful in the following careers:

  • Marketing Assistants or Marketing Managers
  • Digital Marketing Executives or Digital Marketing Managers
  • Brand Executives or Brand Managers
  • Image editors
  • Photographers
  • Graphic designers

Adobe Illustrator Prerequisites

There are no formal requirements, so anyone can attend this Adobe Illustrator Masterclass course.

Career path

Adobe Illustrator skills will help you pursue a career in graphic design.

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