Adobe Illustrator for Absolute Beginners
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Adobe Illustrator for Absolute Beginners

Learn to master Adobe Illustrator with real world examples
4.0 (98 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
10,024 students enrolled
Last updated 12/2018
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This course includes
  • 5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 article
  • 1 downloadable resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Learn Adobe Illustrator to create amazing graphics
  • Master core concepts and preferences
  • Learn to solve real world graphical problems using illustrator
Requirements
  • Basic knolwedge of Adobe tools will be helpful but not essential to start the course
Description

The easy guide to learning Illustrator is finally here!

Images play an important role in the society. In addition to adding to the first structured language (hieroglyphics), it is also used to paint a picture, or even invoke emotions. Images are constantly used around us from art to websites to comics, and so on. We can find the integration of images everywhere.

This is why designers, photographers and illustrators are important people and are often paid handsome money for their art. To aid their efforts, there are many different tools that are available online, one popular one being Adobe Illustrator.

Adobe Illustrator is a vector graphics editor and has been used across multiple sectors including graphic design, comic drawing, photo manipulation or even simple sketching. It’s versatility has made this software a brilliant tool for any designer, for any project. Because of it’s amazing toolkit, Illustrator is commonly the go-to editor for artists and even non-artists.

If you want to master Adobe Illustrator, then we’ve got the perfect course for you.

This course has been created from the ground up to help you understand the Adobe Illustrator software, including the Toolkit. The tutorial will breakdown the user interface to help you learn the ins and outs of Illustrator. It will also teach you the different little shortcuts that make Illustrator a pleasure to use, as well as how much it can actually do for you.

This amazing course comes with mini projects that you can work on along with the instructor, as well as assignments and images that are great for practice. This course is completely practical, which means you will work with the instructor on the images.

The course will start off with a detailed introduction into Illustrator’s interface, along with the different tool sets, from there you will learn about Panels, creating custom workspaces and toolbars, how to create documents with artboards, how to organize your documents with layers, different shortcuts that are timesavers, how to create a variety of shapes, working with the Pen Tool, how to enhance your artwork with type, color, gradients, patterns, and special effects. You will also learn how to use illustrator with other Adobe applications and even how to prepare your work for output for print and digital delivery.

At the end of this course, you will have everything you need to get started with working on your own projects in Illustrator.

So, what are you waiting for? Enroll now and let’s build your next masterpiece!

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone who wants to quickly master Adobe Illustartor will find this course very useful
Course content
Expand all 31 lectures 04:49:52
+ Working with Illustrator
5 lectures 38:57
Creating Documents
07:57
Creating Artboards
04:09
Using Layers
20:16
Navigating Preview Options
05:33
Documents Artboards
01:02
+ Illustrator Features
5 lectures 20:34
Preferences
02:57
Keyboard Shortcuts
09:15
Undo Redo
02:47
Data Recovery
02:53
Revert
02:42
+ Creating and Editing Shapes and Lines
9 lectures 01:47:00
Section Intro
02:26
Creating Shapes
06:10
Editing Shapes
09:36
Creating Grid
24:59
Drawing Lines
10:07
Tools Editing Paths
28:38
Tools Combining Paths
16:17
Tools Drawing Modes
04:39
Tools Image Trace
04:08
+ Placing and Editing Art Work
5 lectures 51:14
Section Intro
01:12
Importing Placing
13:35
Editing Images
20:17
Creating Masks
15:48
Bonus Lecture: More Interesting Stuff, Offers and Discounts
00:22