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(inc GST)
$ 880
Duration:2 days
Level 3
321 Pitt St
Sydney NSW 2000
Participants:Max 10
Length:9:00 to 16:30
Break Times:
10:30 (15mins)
12:30 (1hr)
14:45 (15mins)
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Illustrator Essentials Course

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201 Illustrator essentials student evaluations
Location: Level 2
80 Mount St
North Sydney
NSW 2060
Break Times:
10:30 (15mins)
12:30 (1hr)
14:45 (15mins)
Duration: 2 days Participants: Max 10
Course Length: 9:00 to 16:30 Price:
(inc GST)
$ 880
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(inc GST)

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Illustrator Essentials Course

Course Overview

People with little or no experience with Illustrator will benefit most, as this 2-day course assumes no prior knowledge. Participants explore and customise the Illustrator interface and use a range of tools and panels to create vector graphics. The course covers making simple and more complex illustrations using a variety of techniques including paths and type effects.

Course Prerequisites

Participants need to be comfortable using computers generally and have basic mouse and keyboard skills. Experience using Adobe InDesign or Photoshop would be an advantage but is not essential.

Course Inclusions

FREE Course Re-sit

8 months

When you book a public course at Raisng the Bar we offer you a FREE course re-sit for up to 8 months from the scheduled course date.

FREE Email Support

12 months

Free email support for up to 12 months from the scheduled course date.

Small Class Sizes

10 students

All of our courses are capped at a maximum of 10 students to maximise your learning experience.

Classroom Training

All of our courses are face to face, hands on, classroom based training delievered by .

Course Manual

With each course we provide you with a comprehensive course manual for you to practice post course.

Computer Lab

No need to bring your own laptop. Our training courses are conducted in fully equipped computer labs with free Wi-Fi.

Course Certificate

Every student receives a certificate of completion at the end of course to recognise your new skills.

Public Course Dates

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Virtual Course Dates (via Zoom)

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Course Outline

Illustrator CS6 Window

  • Create New Documents
  • Colour Models Basics
  • Workspaces
  • Art boards
  • Use Templates
  • Custom Workspace
  • Control Panel
  • Shape Tools
  • The Toolbox

Basic Logo Design 1

  • Create Basic Paths
  • Pencil Tool
  • The Colour Panel
  • Fill & Stroke
  • Colour Libraries

Basic Logos Using Custom Paths

  • The Pen Tool
  • Modify paths
  • Layout Guides

Format Logo

  • Gradients for Type
  • Gradient Panel
  • Gradient Tool
  • Type on a Path
  • Envelope Type

Create Advertisement

  • Importing Graphics
  • Links Panel
  • Align Objects

Body Type

  • Import Body Type
  • Styles
  • Character Panel
  • Paragraph Panel
  • Spelling Correction
  • Find & Replace Options
  • Glyphs
  • Open Type Panel

Adobe Bridge

  • Explore & Customise Bridge
  • Metadata & Keywords
  • Modify & Save Metadata
  • Search with Keywords

Complex Illustrations

  • Pathfinder Panel
  • Shape Modes Commands
  • Compound Paths
  • Offset Paths
  • Effects & Filters
  • Illustrator Galleries
  • Symbols Panel
  • Create & Modifying Symbols
  • Custom Pattern Brushes
  • Organise Layers
  • Global Colours

PSD & PDF Files

  • Use Layered Photoshop Images
  • Photoshop Import Options
  • Create PDF
  • PDF Presets

Vector from Raster Graphics

  • Tracing Images Basics
  • Automatic Tracing
  • Custom Presets
  • Convert Traced Object to Paths
  • Modify Paths

Live Paint

  • Colour with Live Paint
  • Correct Gaps

Advance Features

  • Simplify Paths
  • Clipping Masks
  • 3D Effects
  • Create Effects
  • Apply Blends
  • Graphic Styles

Need Assistance

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