Illustrator Advanced

Who should attend

This Illustrator course is recommended for those with some basic training or understanding of Adobe Illustrator.

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Illustrator Advanced

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Two, 2-hour Modules (9am - 11:30am PT)

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to use Adobe Illustrator CC to create complex illustrations, format illustrations and type, and prepare documents for print and web. 

Learning Outcomes: 

  • Apply and create Illustrator Graphic Styles to Objects and Text 
  • Working with advanced Filters such as warping, extrusion and 3D 
  • Create complex illustrations using the Shape Builder Tool 
  • Creating Graphs and Charts 
  • Creating complex shapes, shading and coloring using the Gradient Mesh and Puppet Warp tool 
  • Import data using the Data Merge tool to create templates 
Course ID
L0032
Available times
June 17 & June 18, 2021
9:00am-11:30am
June 17 & June 18, 2021
9:00am-11:30am
June 17 & June 18, 2021
9:00am-11:30am
June 17 & June 18, 2021
9:00am-11:30am
June 17, 2021
9:00am-11:30am
June 17, 2021
9:00am-11:30am
June 17, 2021
9:00am-11:30am
June 17, 2021
9:00am-11:30am
June 17, 2021
9:00am-11:30am

Course Outline

Lesson 1 - Customizing Illustrator

  • Customizing Toolbar
  • Custom Keyboard shortcuts
  • Customizing the Illustrator Workspace
  • Illustrator Preferences

Lesson 2 - Magic Wand Tool

  • What is the Magic Wand Tool
  • Fill Color
  • Stroke Color
  • Blending Modes
  • Transparency

Lesson 3 - Illustrator Graphic Styles

  • Working with Graphic Styles for Efficiency and Creativity
  • Creating Graphic Styles
  • Editing Graphic Styles
  • Applying Graphic Styles
  • Using the Appearance Panel and Graphic Styles
  • Graphic Styles on Shapes and Objects
  • Applying Graphic Styles to Text

Lesson 4 - Working with Symbols

  • Creating a Symbol
  • Linking and Unlinking Symbols
  • Symbol Sprayer
  • Symbol Screener
  • Symbol Scaler
  • Symbol Scruncher

Lesson 5 - Working with Filters and Effects

  • Photoshop Effects
  • Distort and Tranform
  • Liquefy Effects
  • Warp Effects
  • Stylize
  • Blur
  • Artistic Effects

Lesson 6 - Creating Graphs and Charts

  • Bar Charts
  • Column Charts
  • Pie Charts
  • Customizing Charts

Lesson 7 - Blend Tools

  • Blending Colors
  • Blending Steps
  • Blending Distance
  • Combining objects Spines for complex blending

Lesson 8 - Gradient Mesh Tool

  • Create complex color patterns
  • Using the Pen tool to customize colors

Lesson 9 - 3D Filter

  • Extrude and Emboss
  • 3D Text
  • 3D Object

Lesson 10 - Puppet Warp Tool

  • Working with Pins
  • Working with Mesh options

Lesson 11 - Data Merge for Creating Templates

  • Importing CSV Databases to Illustrator files
  • Creating Badges, Banners, Postcards and Document Templates
  • Using the Variables files
  • Binding Variables in your Illustrator file

Lesson 12 - Automating Tasks with Actions

  • What is an Action
  • Preset Actions
  • Recording Custom Actions

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Illustrator Advanced

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