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llustrator CS5 Essentials Online Training

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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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Adobe Illustrator
CS5 Essentials

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Adobe Illustrator CS5 Essentials Training Course Introduction Our Adobe Illustrator CS5: Essentials training course 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. Learn real-world techniques and solid processes for creating stunning artwork and layouts for print and digital media, utilizing the biggest and best tools Illustrator has to offer.



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

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

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


Course Outline
Chapter 1: ILLUSTRATOR INTERFACE and SETUP (32 min)

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

Chapter 2: DOCUMENT SETUP, TEMPLATES and 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 and Saving Templates

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

Rulers, Guides and Grids
Points, Paths, Fills and Strokes
Outline and Preview Modes
Default Fill and 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 and Nudging
Grouping
Working in Isolation Mode
Changing Object Stacking Order

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

Rotating
Reflecting
Scaling
Progressive Scaling
Alignment
Power Duplication

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

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

Chapter 7: DIFFERENT STROKES (18 min)

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

Chapter 8: SHAPE BUILDER and PATHFINDER (21 min)

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

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


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

Chapter 10: DRAWING and REFINING PATHS (23 min)

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

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

Creating Single-Line Type
Kerning and Styling Type
Grouping and Scaling the Logo Type
Working with Area Type
Placing Type
Creating and 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 and MASKS (29 min)

Placing Images and 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 and the Appearance Panel

Chapter 13: LIVE TRACE TIPS and 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 and Blend Modes
Saving and Using Graphic Styles
Editing and Auto-Updating Graphic Styles
Creating Compound Paths
Applying Strokes with the Appearance Panel
Adding and 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 and 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 and EXPORT (16 min)

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