Illustrator 101: Learn Quickly and Easily to create Artwork

Learn Effective Skills & strategies with Adobe Illustrator CC, that will help with creating Vector and Graphical Artwork
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Instructed by Val Cilic Design / Graphic Design
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  • Lectures 37
  • Contents Video: 1 hour
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 11/2014 English

Course Description

Learn how to create professional vector characters in no time at all. This course is designed for both the beginner and advanced users of Adobe Illustrator. The course starts off by showing you how to use the basics tools in the control panel. You also learn how to use the basic shapes to form the head, eyes, hands, and use the pen tool for the clothes, mouth, nose and other elements.

After you take this course you will be able to create and design any type of vector character that your imagination can think of. The principles you will learn can be applied to any type of vector character, the only limitations will be your imagination. Once you learn to draw any eye, mouth, or nose, the process will always be the same except for adding a different shape for each element to make it look different.

What are the requirements?

  • PC with Windows 7 Installed
  • Internet Connection
  • 64 Bit Operating System
  • 7 Gig of RAM
  • 200GB hard drive Space
  • Access to Adobe Illustrator

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Lifetime access to 35 Lectures
  • 1+Hours of high quality easy to follow content
  • A community of 2300+ students learning together

What is the target audience?

  • Students who want to create Graphical and Vector Artwork
  • Students who want a refresher course on Illustrator CC

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
Introduction
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00:22
Section 2: Lets Get Started
Lets Get Started
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00:45
Section 3: Basic Illustrator Features
What Is Illustrator
Preview
00:50
How to Setup a New Document
Preview
02:17
Understanding Paths
Preview
02:16
Section 4: Working With Illustrator
Creating and Saving Workspaces
Preview
02:31
Modifying Images In Adobe Illustrator
Preview
01:19
Intent to Print
02:16
Intent to Web
02:22
Vector vs Raster
01:16
How to save a file for output
01:54
Section 5: Illustrator Tools
Using the Shape Tool
02:22
Select with the Magic Wand Tool
01:45
Using Brushes
01:02
Using the Lasso Tool
01:36
Section 6: Working With Shapes
How to Draw Basic Shapes
01:25
Section 7: Working with Color and Patterns
Apply Color
02:31
Color Guide Panel
02:37
Pattern Fill
02:02
Manage Colorsync Settings
01:57
Color Libraries
01:15
Using Color Books
02:00
Creating a Pattern
01:16
Use Spot Color
01:12
Controlling Layer Options
01:07
Section 8: Type and Panels
Working with Type
02:09
The Control Panel
02:23
Understanding the Control Panel
02:20
Working with Illustrator Panels
02:06
Section 9: Advanced Features
Gaining Control with Color Groups
02:00
Save and Load Swatches
02:42
Working with Multiple Documents
02:05
Viewing Modes
02:26
Illustrator Artboards
02:56
Working With Artboards
01:25
You are what you Measure
01:33
Section 10: Conclusion
Conclusion
00:55

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Instructor Biography

Val Cilic, Developer, Web Designer Professional Trainer

  • I have worked professionally in many creative sectors for the last 10+ years, being a creative veteran I have taught to advanced level Design, Art, Sculpture, 3D Modelling/Animations/Rendering and Website design.

    I have worked for small companies giving me the rare opportunity not to be pigeon holed, it has also meant I have had to keep up with all the latest techniques and technologies.

    I currently run a company specialising in multi-disciplined creative design, from 3D animations to CMS websites, Banners, Adverts, Logos and a whole host of other stuff.

    I also have a degree in marketing from Wollongong University Australia, and sell my designs around the world daily. I have joined Udemy to inspire others to fall in love with design.

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