Learn Illustrator CC: Create a Simple Flat Vector Orc
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Learn Illustrator CC: Create a Simple Flat Vector Orc

Start learning Adobe Illustrator CC by creating a Flat Orc Character in this quick and easy course.
4.3 (219 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.
31,997 students enrolled
Created by Jonathan Lam
Last updated 10/2019
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This course includes
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 4 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • You will be able to use Adobe Illustrator to a basic level
  • You will be able to create a simple vector orc character
  • You will be able to create and manipulate basic shapes
  • You will be able to use the Pen Tool to draw new custom shapes
  • You will be able to apply different colors
  • You will be able to create different character
Requirements
  • You will need Adobe Illustrator CC installed
Description

Do you want to learn how to create vector illustrations quickly & easily and create assets for video games or animation? You can do it in this course and learn the basics of Adobe Illustrator CC by creating some simple flat orc character designs! This class is perfect for illustrators, graphic designers, game artists, mobile game developers and anyone else who would like to learn how to create vector graphics. Through this assignment you will learn:

  • How to create a base orc character using simple shapes

  • How to create some character details & highlights

  • How to create a sword accessory

Content & Overview 

This is a great way for beginners to introduce themselves to Adobe Illustrator. Starting with a basic overview of the program, the course will help familiarize you with the tools you will need. Each step will be broken down to make understanding the process even easier, starting with creating a simple vector shape to creating your different orc character designs.

Follow along as we take simple vector shapes and step by step create simple orc designs which can be used in your own animation or video game projects.

I have included the .AI file here for you to use as reference. So you'll be able to work alongside the videos to learn and create your own flat vector characters. Please feel free to share your creations as well! 

Who this course is for:
  • Illustrators
  • Graphic Designers
  • Game Artists
  • Digital Artists
  • Indie Game Developers
  • Artists
  • Hobbyist
Course content
Expand all 8 lectures 01:16:18
+ Introduction
1 lecture 00:55

In this video you will be given a brief introduction about what you will be learning throughout the course. This includes some previews of the skills you will learn from the different classes.

Preview 00:55
+ Creating a Flat Vector Orc
6 lectures 01:14:48

In this video you will be learn how to create the head of the orc character using simple vector shapes. This includes some previews of the skills you will learn from the different classes.

Preview 16:47

In this video you will learn how to create the body of the vector orc character, using simple shapes to define the torso.

How to Create the Body
14:41

In this video you will learn how to create the hands of the vector orc character, using simple shapes to define the palm and fingers.

How to Create the Arms & Hands
09:09

In this video you will learn how to create the legs of the character, using simple shapes to define different parts such as the thigh, the knee and the feet.

How to Create the Legs
11:40

In this video you will learn how to create the details of the vector orc character, using simple shapes to create some highlights and spots.

How to Create Details
09:29

In this video you will learn how to create a flat vector sword for the orc character, using simple shapes to define the handle and blade.

How to Create a Sword
13:02
+ Conclusion
1 lecture 00:35

In this video we will go through what we have learnt in the course and my final thoughts on the process of creating a flat vector orc character in Adobe Illustrator CC.

Final Thoughts
00:35