Adobe Illustrator Training
Edit and create vector graphics with Illustrator.
Intro to graphics
Raster vs Vector graphics.
Resolution, color modes, and bit depth.
Print graphics vs digital graphics.01 hours
User Interface & Workspace
Learn how to customize the user interface of Illustrator.
Save the customized UI as a workspace.
Access Illustrator quickly with many shortcuts, and learn how to customize them.
Tools, control panel, and Artboards.
Various document preview options.02 hours
Selections, Aligning and Transforming
Selecting and isolating objects.
Refining, similar, saving and loading selections.
Transforming object using various tools and panels.
Repeating the transformations and duplicating objects.
Using the direct selection tool to edit anchor points.
Aligning objects in selections and according to artboards.03 hours
Creating Vector Objects
Basic open and closed shapes.
Modifying the functionality of a tool using modifier keys.
Pen, Paint brush, pencil and blob brush tools.
Erasing and cutting vector shapes.
Creating various types of brushes.
Editing, joining, cutting and customizing paths.
Pathfinder operations using shape builder tool and pathfinder panel.06 hours
Fills, Strokes and Effects
Using Colors and Swatches panel.
Applying gradients and patterns to stroke and fill.
Creating gradient and pattern swatches.
Mesh tool and gradient mesh.
Multiple fills, strokes and effects using pppearance panels.
Blending mulitple objects together.
Distorting and changing shape of objects using mesh, warp, etc
Tracing images and converting to a vector shape.06 hours
Creating, editing point and area text.
Character and paragraph panels.
Using character and paragraph styles.
Text wrap around objects.
Writing text on a path.03 hours
Exporting and Printing Graphics
Saving as PDF, AI, JPG, PNG, etc formats.
Exporting SVG graphics.
Settings for printing documents.01 hours
20 - 22 hours approx.Batch:
Between 10am to 6pm
Regular and Weekend classes available.What's covered?