Adobe Illustrator Course Online

Training Mode: Classroom and Online

Duration – 45 Days in Regular | 1 Month in Fast Track

Getting started in Illustrator
• Overview Illustrator
• Creating new documents
• Using document profiles
• Saving Illustrator files
• Exploring panels and workspaces
• Useful shortcuts

Artwork components
• Outline vs Preview mode
• Rulers, guides and grids
• Intuitive Smart Guides
• Paths, point and handles
• Grouping objects
• Introducing layers
• Working in Group Isolation Mode

Creating basic shapes
• Using the Shaper tool
• Manipulating shapes with the Shaper tool
• Creating primitive shapes
• Creating polygons, stars and spirals
• Drawing lines, grids and arcs
• Using the Live Corners widget

Applying colour
• Colour models
• Applying colour to objects
• Spot vs process colour
• Process and global process colours
• Managing swatches
• Creating colour groups
• Loading swatch libraries

Working with layers
• Creating layers
• Using layers effectively

Drawing in Illustrator
• Drawing with the Pencil tool
• Working with paths, points and direction handles
• Drawing paths
• Tips for drawing curves
• Editing, manipulating and modifying paths
• Adding and deleting anchor points
• Splitting cutting and erasing paths
• Using the Average and Join commands
• Using the Join toolDay Two

Organizing your artwork
• Introducing multiple artboards
• Editing the artboard size
• Using guides and smart guides
• Aligning and distributing artwork

Painting in Illustrator
• Manipulating stroke options
• Creating dashed lines
• Adding arrowheads to strokes
• Using the Blob brush
• Using Variable Width profiles
• Using the Variable Width tool

Placing imported graphics
• Linked vs embedded images
• Creating template layers

Using Image Trace
• Automatically tracing artwork
• Converting Image Trace objects

Using LivePaint
• Creating LivePaint groups
• Painting LivePaint objects
• Detecting gaps
• Modifying LivePaint groups

Transforming objects
• Using the Transform tools and menu commands
• Using the Transform panel
• Performing numerical transformations

Creating complex shapes
• Introducing the Shape Builder tool
• Creating compound shapes
• Expanding compound shapes

Working with type
• Using type tools
• The Touch Type tool
• Using the Character and Paragraph panel
• Creating outlines from text
• Creating type on a path

Saving and exporting
• Packaging your Illustrator file for hand-off
• Creating Adobe PDF files
• Exporting files from Illustrator

Live Project

Career Option

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Poster Designer
Graphic Designer
Illustration Expert

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