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Adobe Illustrator

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adobe illustrator Overview

Adobe Illustrator is the industry standard design app that lets you capture your creative vision with shapes, color, effects, and typography. Work across desktop and mobile devices and quickly create beautiful designs that can go anywhere—print, web and apps, video and animations, and more

 

Adobe Illustrator Introduction training course

Adobe Illustrator Advanced training course

Adobe Illustrator create vector graphics, which are composed of lines and curves defined by mathematical objects called “vectors.” Vectors describe a graphic according to its geometric characteristics. For example, a bicycle tire in a vector graphic is drawn using a mathematical equation for a circle with a certain radius, set at a specific location, and filled with a specific color. You can move, resize, or change the color of the tire without losing graphic quality because the underlying equations will compensate for your actions.

 

Creativity for all.

Adobe Creative Cloud gives you the world’s best creative Applications. you can make anything you can imagine, wherever you’re inspired.

What is Creative Cloud?

Creative Cloud is a collection of desktop and mobile apps and services for photography, design, video, web, UX and more. Now you can take your ideas to new places with Photoshop on the iPad, draw and paint with Fresco and design for 3D and AR.

Our most popular adobe training courses
Photoshop

Edit, composite and create beautiful images, graphics and art on desktop and iPad.

InDesign

Design and publish elegant layouts for print and digital.

Illustrator

Create beautiful vector art and illustrations.

What you learned Samples

What you learned: Add images

  • In Illustrator, you can bring raster images — such as those taken with your phone — into your projects.
  • Choose File > Place to place an image into your document. In the Place dialog box, selecting the Link option creates a link to the original image. If the image is updated outside Illustrator, the image will be updated in your Illustrator document automatically. Deselecting the Link option when placing an image embeds the image in the Illustrator document.
  • Select the Selection tool in the Tools panel and Shift-drag a corner to resize the image. When finished, release the mouse button and then the Shift key.
  • Click the Crop Image button in the Properties panel on the right side of the document to crop parts of an image. Drag any handle around the image to remove an unwanted portion. Click Apply in the Properties panel.

What you learned: About effects

  • Under the Effect menu, see the various Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop effects. Illustrator effects are vector effects. Photoshop effects are raster effects.
  • To apply an effect, click Choose An Effect in the Properties panel.
  • To edit an effect, click the name of the effect in the Properties panel to open the effect options in a dialog box.
  • To open the Appearance panel, choose Window > Appearance or click More Options in the Appearance section of the Properties panel. The Appearance panel shows what is selected in your document and the appearance attributes applied to that artwork. To temporarily hide an effect applied to artwork, click the eye icon to the left of the effect name in the Appearance panel. To edit an effect, click the name of the effect in the Appearance panel.

What you learned: Add creative brush strokes

  • Brushes are applied to the stroke of vector artwork in Illustrator.
  • Choose Window > Brushes to open the Brushes panel, which contains default brushes and any brushes created in the document.
  • Select the Selection tool and click to select vector artwork. In the Brushes panel, click a brush in the list to apply it.
  • Change the stroke weight in the Properties panel; the brush size changes with it.
  • Illustrator comes with a series of brush libraries. Click Brush Libraries Menu at the bottom of the Brushes panel to choose a brush library. With the library open as a panel, click to apply a brush to selected artwork.