Adobe Illustrator CC *
Introduction

Course Overview

The Illustrator Introduction course is designed for anyone with little or no experience using Illustrator, and is a comprehensive overview for people currently using other drawing programs and for those who may be self-taught. You will become more comfortable with the Illustrator CC interface and settings, and will work with panels and many of Illustrator's tools.

Learn to use the popular Pen tool to create custom graphics and to edit existing content. Upon completion of this course, you will understand how files are created so you can alter or edit existing content as well as create something new!

*Note: DPA Communications offers Adobe Acrobat, InDesign, InCopy, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, After Effects, Dreamweaver, Flash and courses on version CC (Creative Cloud).

If you are currently using CS6 or older, see the previous version of this course outline for any differences in training course content. Please contact DPA for more details or to have an instructor contact you.

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Course InformationRelated Training

Duration: Two-Day Course
Platform: Windows and Macintosh
Fee: Call for information 

We recommend one to eight people for this course.

Course Content Download PDF (57kb)

Adobe Illustrator CC Workspace Overview

Creating in Adobe Illustrator CC

Transforming and Combining Shapes

Working with Type

Working with Colour

Application Overview: Adobe Illustrator CC 2015

Adobe Illustrator CC is the industry-standard program with drawing tools, flexible color controls, and professional type controls that allows you to electronically illustrate documents using vector graphics. Vector graphics consist of lines and curves defined by mathematical objects called vectors.

For example, when drawing a circle, the program creates the circle based on its shape and size. The object, can then be moved, scaled or rotated without affecting the quality of the printed copy object.

Whether you are a designer, technical illustrator or an artist producing graphics for the Web or multimedia, you will find that Adobe Illustrator excels as an art production tool. This program gives you precise control over artwork and the ability to produce anything from small designs to large, complex projects.

Users: Creative, Web, Engineering, Finance, IT, Legal, Marketing and Admin Professionals as well as anyone who needs to create, edit, assemble, publish and distribute electronic illustrations, imagery and presentations.