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Adobe Illustrator CS5 Essentials Online Course

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  The following course, offered by Career vision, will help you improve your skills and achieve your professional goals. During the program you will study different subjects which are deemed to be useful for those who want to enhance their professional career. Sign up for more information!

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Illustrator
Graphic design
Web Design
CS5
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CS5 Essentials

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Course Overview

Total Training for Adobe Illustrator CS5: Essentials will teach you all you need to know to get up to speed quickly and easily with this powerful vector design tool. Join award-wining designer Steve Holmes as he shows you how to wield the sheer power of this incredible design and artwork program.

Highlights

  •     Creating, Using & Updating Graphic Styles
  •     Building Intricate Logos with the new Shape Builder Tool
  •     Making Artwork Pixel-Perfect for Web Export
  •     Insanely Accurate Layout Techniques—no excuses!
  •     Live Trace & Pantone Colors for T-Shirt Design

Chapter 1: ILLUSTRATOR INTERFACE & SETUP (32 min)

Opening & Arranging Multiple Documents
The Interface
Customizing & Saving Workspaces
Setting Preferences
Navigation
Zooming & Panning
Editing Keyboard Shortcuts

Chapter 2: DOCUMENT SETUP, TEMPLATES & ARTBOARDS (37 min)

Creating a New Document
Editing Existing Documents
Editing Document Size via Artboards
Setting Up Multiple Artboards
Editing Multiple Artboards
Artboard Ruler Origins
The Artboards Panel
Creating & Saving Templates

Chapter 3: CREATING OBJECTS, GUIDES &LAYERS (35 min)

Rulers, Guides & Grids
Points, Paths, Fills & Strokes
Outline & Preview Modes
Default Fill & Stroke
Creating Shapes of a Specific Size
Creating Circles from the Center Point
Drawing with the Star Tool
Using the Split Into Grid Command
Using the Paste Remembers Layers Command

Chapter 4: OBJECT EDITING ESSENTIALS (26 min)

Utilizing the Selection Tools
Free Transforming
Stroke Scaling
Using the Transform Panel & Nudging
Grouping
Working in Isolation Mode
Changing Object Stacking Order

Chapter 5: TRANSFORMATION, DUPLICATION & ALIGNMENT (29 min)

Rotating
Reflecting
Scaling
Progressive Scaling
Alignment
Power Duplication

Chapter 6: COLOR, GRADIENTS & PATTERNS (29 min)

Creating Dense Black
Creating & Using Global Swatches
Applying Pantone® Spot Colors
Creating Gradients & the Gradient Annotator
Creating Basic Pattern Swatches
Fine-Tuning & Scaling Patterns
Updating & Replacing Patterns

Chapter 7: DIFFERENT STROKES (18 min)

Adding & Distributing Lines
Adding Strokes
Working with Stroke Alignment & Dashed Lines
Applying Arcs & Arrowheads

Chapter 8: SHAPE BUILDER & PATHFINDER (21 min)

Exploring Drawing Modes
Using Select Same & Pathfinder Options
Combining with the Shape Builder Tool
Trimming with the Shape Builder Tool
Using Transform Each

Chapter 9: CUSTOM SHAPE CREATION & EDITING (16 min)

Cutting & Joining Paths
Applying a Stroke Profile & Merging Swatches
Using Pathfinder to Create a Custom Shape
Utilizing Points & Segments to Create a Custom Shape

Chapter 10: DRAWING & REFINING PATHS (23 min)

Freeform Drawing with the Pencil Tool
Refining a Shape with the Warp Tool & Pathfinder
Drawing Corners & Bezier Curves with the Pen Tool
Constructing More Intricate Shapes
Adding the Finished Shapes to the Main Artwork

Chapter 11: TYPE, STYLES & TYPOGRAPHY (37 min)

Creating Single-Line Type
Kerning & Styling Type
Grouping & Scaling the Logo Type
Working with Area Type
Placing Type
Creating & Applying Paragraph Styles
Flowing Text between Custom Frames
Adding Type around a Circle
Adding Baseline Shift to the Type around a Circle

Chapter 12: WORKING WITH IMAGES & MASKS (29 min)

Placing Images & the Links Panel
Using Edit Original
Creating a Clipping Mask to Mask an Image
Continuing with Clipping Masks to Mask Artwork
Working with Layered Photoshop® Files
Applying Effects & the Appearance Panel

Chapter 13: LIVE TRACE TIPS & TRICKS (14 min)

Live Tracing an Image
Outputting Live Trace Spot Colors to Swatches
Merging Live Swatches with Pantone® Swatches

Chapter 14: THE POWER OF APPEARANCE (27 min)

Using Transparency & Blend Modes
Saving & Using Graphic Styles
Editing & Auto-Updating Graphic Styles
Creating Compound Paths
Applying Strokes with the Appearance Panel
Adding & Editing a Drop Shadow Effect

Chapter 15: ADDING SOME POLISH (15 min)

Designing an HD Interstitial Graphic
Creating a Reflection
Creating a Transparent Gradient

Chapter 16: PRINTING, EXPORTING & PDF FILES (15 min)

Setting the Print Area with the Print Tiling Tool
Adjusting Basic Print Options
Format Options for Exporting
Exporting a PDF for Print

Chapter 17: WEB PREPARATION & EXPORT (16 min)

Using Pixel Preview & Align to Pixel Grid
Adjusting Anti-Aliasing on Type
Creating & Naming Slices
Saving for the Web
Credits 

Learn anytime, anywhere, at home or on the go. 

  • Length of Subscription: 12 Months Online On-Demand Access
  • Running Time: 7 Hours
  • Platform: Windows & MAC OS
  • Level: Beginner to Intermediate
  • Project Files: Included

Presented by Adobe Certified Expert Martin Perhiniak. 

Stream your training via the internet, or download to your computer and supported mobile device, including iPad™, iPhone™, iPod™ Touch and most Android devices.