Adobe Illustrator Training – Overview

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Build high quality illustrations by mastering vector drawing

Formation Adobe Illustrator

Duration

12 hours

Participants Profile

Beginners

Objectives

Understand and master the basic tools of vector drawing, the interface and palettes

Create shapes, paths and control their appearance

Use the drawing and filling tools, organize pictures by using layers

Mastering color and rendering options for the web and for print

Export works for the web, the print and Office documents

Prerequisites

Good knowledge of Windows or Macintosh environment.

Courses are given on Windows

Course Content

Introduction

  • Objectives and philosophy of Illustrator
  • Principles and advantages of vector graphics
  • Creating a new document
  • Familiarization with the user interface
  • Color modes (RGB, CMYK)

Functionalities of Adobe Illustrator

  • Basic objects and their transformations
  • Applying colors (Pantone, CMYK, RGB)
  • Objects and text formatting
  • Use of layers and their manipulation
  • Use of effects and styles
  • Use of vector drawing tools

Preparing to print and save for web

  • Image formats for Web (jpg, gif, png)
  • Image formats for print (TIFF, EPS, PDF)
  • Image formats for other software (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, InDesign)