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Event Phone: 202-556-0822

  • September 21, 2015 - September 22, 2015
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    - Instructor: Witherell

(Custom/Group Training Available.  Please contact us for additional information.)

Course Description

Learn about this powerful, professional illustration and design tool for graphic artists, technical illustrators, and desktop publishers with the Adobe Illustrator I course!

Topics include:

  • Understanding paths, views, selection tools, fills, and strokes
  • Setting up preferences and color settings
  • Creating basic geometric shapes with the Shape tools
  • Using a grid and smart guides to aid symmetrical drawing
  • Using the Bezier pen, the Direct Selection tool, and the Convert Anchor Point tool efficiently
  • Applying and editing color gradients to filled regions
  • Creating and using swatches, tints, gradients, and patterns on filled regions and stroked edges
  • Transforming tools and panels including scaling, rotating, distorting, shearing, and reflecting
  • Using the pathfinder panel to make complex shapes
  • Working with the Blend tool / command and its options
  • Creating a compound path

Prerequisites:
Layout Software Basics or equivalent experience

Location

Venue:  

Venue Phone: 202-556-0822

Address:
1940 Duke Street, Suite 200, Alexandria, Virginia, 22314, United States