Software requires : Adobe Illustrator cc, Cs4, Cs5 and above versions
Knowledge : This is beginner course. Anybody how is interested to learn graphic design & Illustration OR want to start out an designing career.
Adobe Illustrator foundation is a beginner course. The lectures are very detailed. Even if your are familiar with the software, you are going to learn lots of other new options and techniques.
Anybody who is new to the software, can join this course. I will walk you through from basic to the advance level designs.
To start with the course. You need to have Adobe Illustrator Software. For this course, I am using Adobe Illustrator cc , You can work with CS3, CS4, CS5, CS6, CC and higher versions.
In this course i will explain how to work with layers and artboard and start drawing and transforming basic objects. I will also show how to create fills and strokes, add color, and integrate typography into your designs. At the end of the course, I'll show you how to print and export artwork, so you can share it with the world.
I will be explaining in detail how each feature works. I will also be covering all the essential tools that are commonly used so that you can get started and have a feel of how illustrator works. You will be able to draw illustrations, design your own logos and create special effects with this Illustrator training course!
These are the topics we will cover in the course!
- Creating Opening and Saving files
- User Interface Overview
- Zooming, Panning and Document Navigation
- Creating and Managing a file in multiple Artboards
- Stacking and selecting object in illustrator
- Creating Shapes using Shape tools
- Mastering pen tool
- Drawing freeform path with pencil tool
- Using Brushes and Brush Strokes
- Painting with the blob brush tool and Erase
- Customising an Object Stroke
- Choosing color with color picker and color panel
- Working with Swatches and Library
- Creating & Customising Gradient
- Appearance attributes in Appearance panel
- Managing & Adding Object Effects
- Rular & Smart Guide
- Managing objects within groups & with layers
- Transforming artwork & Objects
- Building Complex shapes with shape-builder tool & Pathfinder Panel
- Understanding and building Compound paths & Compound shapes
- Masking Artwork with an Opacity Mask
- Creating Text and Wrapping around an object
- Understanding and applying Illustrator image trace features
- Linking to files and packaging projects
This is one of the best courses for starters and beginners. Start here for everything you need to know to design, draw, and illustrate with Illustrator.