With this ’Illustrator CC Masterclass Part 1’ online training course, you will build a strong foundation in Adobe Illustrator CC, and be on your way to becoming a vector graphic design master.
Adobe Illustrator is the industry-standard vector graphics program that lets you create sketches, logos, typography, and illustrations for print, web, video, and more!
In this course you are going to start from the very basics, like how to draw circles and rectangles. Then move on to working with gradients, effects, and more advanced drawing tools. Lessons learned in this course include: using artboards, working with vectors, using the Appearance panel, applying color, symmetrical drawing techniques, and so much more!
Work along with master instructor Martin Perhiniak using the included project files, and by the time you’ve completed this course, you’ll have a solid foundation in Adobe Illustrator CC, and be ready to tackle the more advanced topics covered in Illustrator Masterclass Part 2.
CHAPTER I: INTRODUCTION 0:12:27
- Who is This Course for?
- Why Learn Illustrator?
- How to Study?
- Getting an Adobe Certification
- Exercise Files
- Study guides & useful resources
CHAPTER II: BASICS 0:53:43
- Illustrator Documents
- Working with Vectors
- User Interface
CHAPTER III: WORKING WITH OBJECTS 1:24:48
- Working with Objects
- Combining Shapes
- Selection Techniques
- Organizing Objects
- Aligning & Distributing Objects
- Working Precisely
CHAPTER IV: APPEARANCE OF OBJECTS 1:05:51
- Stroke settings
- Appearance Panel
CHAPTER V: DRAWING 2:15:59
- Basic drawing tools
- Drawing Exercise
- Drawing Assistance Tools
- Draw Inside
- Pen Tool
- Pen Tool Exercise
- Pen Tool Alternatives
- Distort & Transform Tools
- Symmetrical Drawing
- Concentric Drawing Technique
- Manual Tracing Exercise
5 hrs 52 min
Martin is a Certified Adobe Design Master and Instructor. He has worked as a designer with companies like Disney, Warner Brothers, Cartoon Network, Sony Pictures, Mattel, and DC Comics. He is currently working in London as a designer and instructor as well as providing a range of services, from live online training to consultancy work, to individuals worldwide.
Martin’s Motto “Do not compare yourself to your role models. Work hard and wait for the moment when others will compare them to you”
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