courseAdobe Illustrator CC, Masterclass Parts 1 & 2

Learn all the features of Adobe Illustrator CC, from the beginner features to the advanced with our incredible bundle!

Adobe Illustrator is the industry-standard vector graphics program that lets you create sketches, logos, typography, and illustrations for print, web, video, and more!

With this 'Illustrator CC Masterclass Part 1' online training course, you will build a strong foundation in Adobe Illustrator CC, and be on your way to becoming a vector graphic design master.

In this course you are going to start from the very basics, like how to draw circles and rectangles. Then move on to working with gradients, effects, and more advanced drawing tools. Lessons learned in this course include: using artboards, working with vectors, using the Appearance panel, applying color, symmetrical drawing techniques, and so much more!

From there, you will learn the more advanced features of the popular program, such as working with images and tracing, working with type and exporting.

Work along with master instructor Martin Perhiniak using the included project files, and by the time you’ve completed this course, you’ll have a solid foundation in Adobe Illustrator CC, and be ready to tackle the more advanced topics covered in Illustrator Masterclass Part 2.

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pexels-photo-57690What the course will teach you:

  • Beginner, intermediate and advanced features of the Adobe Suite
  • Introduction to Illustrator Creative Cloud
  • Working with objects
  • Drawing
  • Basic Tools and how to use them

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Units Of Study

Illustrator CC Masterclass, Part 1

Course Duration: 6 Hours

CHAPTER 01: INTRODUCTION

Who is This Course for?
Why Learn Illustrator?
How to Study?
Getting an Adobe Certification
Exercise Files
Study guides & useful resources

CHAPTER 02: BASICS

Illustrator Documents
Artboards
Navigation
Working with Vectors
User Interface
Settings

CHAPTER 03: WORKING WITH OBJECTS

Basic Shapes
Transformations
Combining Shapes
Selection Techniques
Organizing Objects
Aligning & Distributing Objects
Working Precisely
Exercises

CHAPTER 04: APPEARANCE OF OBJECTS

Stroke settings
Swatches
Gradients
Appearance Panel
Effects
Exercises

CHAPTER 05: DRAWING

Basic drawing tools
Drawing Exercise
Coloring
Drawing Assistance Tools
Draw Inside
Pen Tool
Pen Tool Exercise
Pen Tool Alternatives
Distort & Transform Tools
Symmetrical Drawing
Concentric Drawing Technique
Manual Tracing Exercise

Illustrator CC Masterclass, Part 2

Course Duration: 6 Hours

CHAPTER 01: BRUSHES

Lesson 01: Calligraphic Brushes
Lesson 02: Scatter Brushes
Lesson 03: Art Brushes
Lesson 04: Bristle Brushes
Lesson 05: Pattern Brushes
Lesson 06: Image Brushes

CHAPTER 02: WORKING WITH IMAGES & TRACING THEM

Lesson 01: Working with Images
Lesson 02: Preparing Simple Images for Tracing
Lesson 03: Preparing Complex Images for Tracing
Lesson 04: Image Trace
Lesson 05: Improving & Coloring Traced Images

CHAPTER 03: TYPE

Lesson 01: Character Formatting
Lesson 02: Paragraph Formatting
Lesson 03: Using Text Styles
Lesson 04: Fonts
Lesson 05: Touch Type
Lesson 06: Type on a Path
Lesson 07: Type and Shapes
Lesson 08: Warp Text
Lesson 09: 3D Type
Lesson 10: Create Outlines from Text
Lesson 11: Image within Text
Lesson 12: Text Wrap
Lesson 13: Text Wrap Exercise

CHAPTER 04: ADVANCED TECHNIQUES

Lesson 01: Introduction to Masking
Lesson 02: Clipping Mask
Lesson 03: Opacity Mask
Lesson 04: Masking Exercise
Lesson 05: Recolor Artwork
Lesson 06: Live Paint Bucket
Lesson 07: Envelope Distort
Lesson 08: Symbols
Lesson 09: Symbol Tools
Lesson 10: Graphs
Lesson 11: Blending Objects
Lesson 12: Creating Patterns
Lesson 13: Refining Pattern Design
Lesson 14: Gradient Mesh
Lesson 15: Perspective Drawing

CHAPTER 05: EXPORT & INTEGRATION

Lesson 01: Saving Work for Print
Lesson 02: Saving Work for Web
Lesson 03: Export for Screens
Lesson 04: Adobe Apps
Lesson 05: Integration with Adobe Bridge
Lesson 06: CC Libraries
Lesson 07: Archiving Projects

CHAPTER 06: CONCLUSION

Lesson 01: Building Your Portfolio
Lesson 02: Conclusion

System Requirements

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

Microsoft Windows XP, or later
Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS:

OSX/iOS 6 or later
Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems:

Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities (We recommend Google Chrome)

Please note: Although this course will work with the system requirements stated above, the software talked about and used in the course may vary. It is recommended that you check with the software suppliers website before making a purchase.