Adobe Illustrator: Fundamentals of Graphic Illustrations

Adobe Illustrator is a widely used vector graphics editor commonly used in typesetting and logo graphic areas of design. Illustrator uses points, lines, curves, and shapes to represent images in computer graphics, which gives the freedom to create stunning patterns and artwork...

Taught by: A respected industry expert.

Description

Adobe Illustrator is a widely used vector graphics editor commonly used in typesetting and logo graphic areas of design. Illustrator uses points, lines, curves, and shapes to represent images in computer graphics, which gives the freedom to create stunning patterns and artwork.

This course will give you the skills, techniques and confidence to master simple operations in Adobe Illustrator to create your own vector artwork.

Topics Covered

  • Terminology
  • Vectors
  • Toolbar
  • Type tools
  • Principles of aligning
  • Fill and stroke
  • Compound shapes and paths
  • Filters
  • Effects
  • Drawing tools

Course Outcomes

By the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Use techniques such as fill and stroke, compound paths and patterns with confidence
  • Demonstrate an understanding of sophisticated drawing tools such as Gaussian Blur and effects including Drop Shadows and Glows
  • Create beautiful and impressive vector artworks

Who Should Attend
Designers, illustrators, web developers and enthusiasts wishing to use Adobe Illustrator confidently and creatively

Level
Beginner

Follow Up Courses
After you have completed this course you may want to continue your Adobe education with Adobe InDesign: Beginners or learn Design For Digital Print Production.

Tailor Made Training

We also offer bespoke Adobe Illustrator courses for groups, individuals and businesses. To find out more, visit our Tailor Made Training page.




Tutor information

This course will be taught by a respected industry expert.

Materials

Please bring a USB stick to save your work

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
25/02/2017 - 11/03/2017Saturday 11:00 - 17:003 Weeks£498Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
01/06/2017 - 29/06/2017Thursday18:00 - 20:305 Weeks£498Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
25/11/2017 - 09/12/2017Saturday 11:00 - 17:003 Weeks£498Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket