In this 2-day advanced class, the projects include creating several posters, a flyer, some illustrations and a couple of t-shirts. For more details on the specific features covered, see the list under Class Topics.
- ADDING TYPE TO A POSTER
- Discover how to create basic text and interesting text effects using point type and area type; Touch Type; styles; text wrap; warp; and type on a path.
- ORGANIZING ARTWORK WITH LAYERS
- Work with the Layers panel to create, rearrange, lock, merge layers and sublayers; move objects between layers; & make a layer clipping mask.
- GRADIENTS, BLENDS AND PATTERNS
- Explore gradient fills and strokes; stepped and smooth color blends; and how to paint with a pattern.
- USING BRUSHES TO CREATE A POSTER
- Illustrator brushes allow you to create myriad effects. Learn to use the Blob Brush and the Art, Calligraphic, Pattern, Bristle, and Scatter brushes.
- EXPLORING USES OF EFFECTS AND GRAPHIC STYLES
- Change the look of an object without changing its structure with attributes in the Appearance panel. Save the attributes as graphic styles for resuse.
- CREATING ARTWORK FOR A T-SHIRT
- Explore symbols, the Symbols panel and the Symbolism tools along with the new Creative Cloud Libraries.
- USING ILLUSTRATOR WITH PHOTOSHOP
- Master the Links panel; place, edit & replace images; create clipping masks, opacity masks and text masks.
Virginia: 205 Van Buren Street. Suite 140, Herndon, 20170, United States or Live Online
Day 1: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm EST
Day 2: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm EST
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Call or email Michael Darden for more details: 770-945-9466 | email