Adobe Illustrator CC Part 2
9:00am - 4:30pm
You have created simple artwork by using the basic drawing and painting tools available in Adobe® Illustrator® CC. You now want to use advanced tools, options, and effects to create complex artwork. In addition, you want to ensure that your artwork is ready for commercial printing and also save it for the web. In this course, you will draw complex illustrations and enhance them by using various painting options. You will also use painting tools, manage colors, format type, work with effects, prepare artwork for commercial printing, and prepare graphics for the web.
AUDIENCE AND PREREQUISITES
This course is a great component of your preparation for the Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) Illustrator CC exam and the Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Graphic Design & Illustration Using Adobe Illustrator exam. See the files in the Exam Mapping for Illustrator CC folder in the course data files for information on how the exam topics are addressed in the material.
This course is intended for designers, publishers, pre-press professionals, marketing communications professionals, or people taking on design responsibilities who need to use Illustrator to create illustrations, logos, advertisements, or other graphic documents.
To ensure your success in this course, you should be familiar with basic computer functions such as creating folders, launching programs, and working with Windows. You should also have basic Windows application skills, such as copying and pasting objects, formatting text, and saving files.
Familiarity with basic design terminology, such as palettes, color modes, shapes, text, and paths, is highly recommended.
You can obtain this level of skill and knowledge by taking the following Logical Operations course: Adobe® Illustrator® CC (2019): Part 1
Course is subject to a minimum enrollment to run. Course doesn't include courseware cost. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for additional cost. Course may run as a virtual instructor led if the minimum enrollment is not met.
Course Objectives: Draw complex illustrations. Enhance artwork by using painting tools. Customize colors and swatches. Format type. Enhance the appearance of artwork. Prepare content for deployment. Set up project requirements.Lesson 1: Drawing Complex Illustrations Topic A: Apply the Grid, Guides, and Info Panel Topic B: Combine Objects to Create Complex Illustrations Topic C: Organize Artwork with Layers Topic D: Create a Perspective Drawing Topic E: Trace ArtworkLesson 2: Enhancing Artwork Using Painting Tools Topic A: Paint Objects Using Fills and Strokes Topic B: Paint Objects Using Live Paint Groups Topic C: Paint with Custom Brushes Topic D: Add Transparency and Blending Modes Topic E: Apply Meshes to Objects Topic F: Apply PatternsLesson 3: Customizing Colors and Swatches Topic A: Manage Colors Topic B: Customize Swatches Topic C: Manage Color Groups Topic D: Adjust ColorLesson 4: Formatting Type Topic A: Set Character Formats Topic B: Apply Advanced Formatting Options to TypeLesson 5: Enhancing the Appearance of Artwork Topic A: Apply Effects to an Object Topic B: Create Graphic Styles Topic C: Apply a Mask to an Object Topic D: Apply Symbols and Symbol SetsLesson 6: Preparing Content for Deployment Topic A: Prepare Artwork for Printing Topic B: Prepare Transparency and Colors for Printing Topic C: Create Slices and Image Maps Topic D: Save Graphics for the Web Topic E: Prepare Documents for Video Topic F: Prepare Files for Other ApplicationsLesson 7: Setting Project Requirements Topic A: Identify the Purpose, Audience, and Audience Needs Topic B: Determine and Evaluate Standard Copyright Rules for Artwork, Graphics, and Graphics Use Topic C: Determine and Evaluate Project Management Tasks and Responsibilities