Create Infographics with Adobe Illustrator

Learn to draw amazing charts to visualize data | Bar Chart | Pie | Line | Area | Stacked Charts
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You will learn how to draw charts and graphs to create awesome Infographics in Adobe Illustrator.
You will also learn various methods to make your chart look attractive with nice visual elements.

Requirements

  • If you are already familiar with any vector editors such as Adobe Illustrator or Inkscape then it would be helpful. But if you are completely new to this domain, still you won't find it difficult to
  • This course is suitable for beginners as well as professionals who are interested in improving their Illustrator and Design skills by learning Charts and Graphs.

Description

Welcome to this short tutorial on Creating Infographics with charts and graphs in Adobe Illustrator, where you will learn to draw various types of charts and also learn methods to make them look attractive and narrate the story with creative visual elements.

In the past, data charts were prepared by mathematicians and engineers where the prime focus was the data, with little or no focus on its visual elements such as colors, design, etc. We all know that an image can convey something equals to a thousand words, making the actual data less relevant then the way it has to be represented. Over time people began to realize the importance of Data Visualization, across various domain. It was Marketing people who realized the true commercial importance of Storytelling with Data charts and graphs. Soon the demand of good looking charts that can specifically target the data element they want to highlight with creative visuals increased. Thus the demand for Graphic Designers who can create great visual infographics and charts began to rise.

In present times, Corporates and businesses are ready to invest a large proportion of their funds for marketing and promotion, and you know that marketing is based on the Visual elements and Graphics that are created by the Designers like you. And this will continue to rise over time.

In this course you will be learning these drawing techniques with Adobe Illustrator. This is a practical based course where you will be learning various concepts as practical lessons, in step-wise manner. You will learn every illustration right from scratch learning various tools and techniques required for the chart design. You will be learning following-

  • Bar Chart

  • Line Graph

  • Pie Chart

  • Stacked Chart

  • Area Graph

  • Extrude and Bevel 3D

  • Isometric Cylinder coins

  • Envelop Distort

  • Type on Path

  • Area Type

Keep Learning! Be Creative!

Who this course is for:

  • Anyone who is curious to creating attractive Charts and Graphs with Adobe Illustrator.
  • Anyone who would like to create Infographics and Data Visualization in Illustrator.
  • Professionals looking to enhance their skills by learning Illustrator Graphs and Charts.

Course content

4 sections11 lectures1h 2m total length
  • Introduction
    00:52

Instructor

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Harshit Srivastava
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I am Self-Taught developer who had worked on various platforms using varied languages, and involved in various Projects both Open Source and Proprietary.

I have developed Web and Android Applications, chrome Extension, worked on various frameworks, fixed bugs for some projects, and explored numerous others. I think education and learning should be free and open, not be bound with restrictions like attending classes or going to college, People from all age groups, gender, faith, race, nations, etc must get equal privilege. When entire world would act this way like being a single FAMILY, we would truly realise VALUE of Knowledge and Human Life.

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