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Adobe Illustrator CS6 Introduction
May 27, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm$255
COURSE DESCRIPTION: Illustrator CS6: Introduction covers the fundamentals of Illustrator CS6, which is used primarily to work with vector-based graphics. After getting familiar with the Illustrator CS6 environment, students will learn drawing basics, transforming and combining objects, and work with colors and paths. They will also create and format text and learn painting with fills and strokes.
PREREQUISITES: Before taking this course, students should be familiar with the basic functions of their computer’s operating system such as creating folders, launching programs, and working with windows. Students should also have the basic Windows application skills, such as copying and pasting objects, formatting text, and saving files.
Exploring the workspace
Rulers, grids, guides, and crop marksUnit 2: Drawing basics
Creating a document
Unit 3: Transforming and combining objects
Unit 4: Working with Color
Understanding points and paths
Drawing with the Pen tool
Drawing with the Pencil tool
Editing pathsUnit 6: Creating and formatting text
Character and paragraph styles
Unit 7: Painting with fills and strokes
Creating and using gradients
Working with Live Paint groups