Illustrator CC 2018 Essential Training

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    千亿体育app Illustrator—the world's leading vector illustration software—can be used to accomplish many different design tasks. This course teaches core concepts and techniques that can be applied to any workflow: for print, for the web, or for assets that will find their way into other applications. Instructor Tony Harmer shows you how to get around the interface, and explains elements of Adobe Illustrator, such as artboards, workspaces, layers, and shapes. He discusses vector graphics—which are composed of paths, strokes, and fills—and shows how to create and edit them using the Illustrator drawing tools. He demonstrates how to combine and clean up paths, and organize artwork into groups and layers. Tony also covers typography and text editing, color, expressive brush drawing, effects, leveraging CC Libraries, printing and export, and much more.

    Instructor

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      Tony Harmer

      Making great learning content and explaining stuff as an author at LinkedIn Learning.

      • Tony Harmer is an educator and illustrator. He has 160+ certifications—including Adobe Creative Suite Master.

        Tony Harmer has worked in the creative industry for over thirty years on a range of design, illustration, and web/screen projects. An Adobe Certified Expert and Instructor with more than 160 certifications and one of only a few to achieve status as a Creative Suite Master, Tony has delivered training all over the UK and Europe.

        Tony has written frequently for Computer Arts magazine and is a guest author on a number of blogs, but more than anything, he still just loves to sit and draw.

    Skills covered in this course

  • Welcome

    千亿体育app - [Tony] Hey, hello there. My name is Tony Harmer and I'm a British illustrator, designer, and author. I'd very much like to welcome you to this Illustrator Essential Training course that I've designed to give you the essential skills you need to get started with Adobe Illustrator. And even if you've been using it for a while, it's an opportunity for you to hone and develop those fundamentals. You're going to find out what Illustrator's used for, you'll discover the interface, and learn about working with documents and art boards before finding out more about the key tools, techniques, and concepts you'll need to get up and running quickly. At the end of the course, I'll be suggesting some great starting points on where to go after this course. So we're going to go ahead, spend a few hours together, get yourself comfortable, get into learning mode, and let's cover some important ground before we get started working with Illustrator and then let's have some fun on the way.

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