After Completing This Course You Will Be Able To
Set up and navigate the Adobe Illustrator interface like a pro
Drawing with the pen, pencil & curvature tool
How to mask images & graphics
Create stencil style images from real drawings
Work with color like a seasoned designer
Draw in Illustrator with shapes and lines and create custom logos easily
Master the use of Type and Fonts to create a postcard and other designs
Use CC libraries, free templates and the Adobe Capture App confidently
Work with and create advanced effects and patterns
Save an export your work for a range of different outputs
About This Course
Adobe Illustrator is celebrated as one of the top design tools by industry experts globally. Its versatile features have been carefully created with professionals in mind, allowing the program to be used for any design project imaginable. Now, you can go from first-time user to Illustrator pro as you move through the chapters of this fundamentals course taught by a world-renowned expert.
This course covers all of the Illustrator need-to-know basics including drawing with shapes and lines, using tools like curvature, brushes, pen and pencil, type and fonts confidently, the ins and outs of RGB and CMYK, advanced masking and how to save and export your designs.
The course is filled with practical, real-world projects that you can start using straight away to build your portfolio and advance your career as a designer.
What You Will Learn
How to set up your workspace for an efficient workflow
How to draw using the shape builder, pen, pencil and curvature tools
How to use brushes and draw lines like an expert
How to curve type around a badge and break apart or destroy text and fonts
The basics of RGB and CMYK, how to use the dropper to pick up colors, find colors using Color Theme and how to create interesting gradients
How to mask an image inside text and cut holes in shapes using compound shapes
How to distort, bend, warp and vectorize an image
Why Learn With Daniel Walter Scott?
An influential media designer, Advanced Adobe Certified Instructor and dedicated teacher to thousands of students for over 15 years. Daniel is a speaker and multi-award winner at the prestigious annual Adobe Max conference.
Who Is This Course For?
People who have no to little experience with Adobe Illustrator
People who need a refresher course on Illustrator’s features
Illustrators who want to fortify their existing skill set
Professional artists who want to move their art to a digital platform
Designers who want to add Adobe Illustrator designs to their offering
Logo designers who want to learn how to create killer logos in Illustrator
Anyone wanting to learn how to use Adobe Illustrator CC
All levels of experience
Adobe Illustrator CC
Access to Internet
Computer / Laptop / Mobile Device
What Is Included?
Immediate unlimited access to course materials
30-day money-back guarantee
Exercises and quizzes to help you put theory into practice
English Closed Captions
Suitable for mobile or desktop
A badge to showcase your expertise on your profile page upon completion