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Adobe Illustrator Advanced Overview



  • Lesson 1: Essential skills revisited

    • Setting up the artboard

    • Creating a background shape

    • Combining shapes

    • Sampling a color

    • Applying a fill and stroke

    • Applying color and effects

    • Aligning and distributing shapes

    • Adding text

    • Distorting a shape

    • Importing an image

    • Working with color, color books and custom colors



  • Lesson 2: Using symbols

    • Understanding symbols and instances

    • Cleaning out the symbol library

    • Creating symbols

    • Editing symbols

    • Importing a symbol library

    • Modifying symbol instances

    • Using the symbolism tools

    • Editing nested symbols

    • Replacing symbols

    • Saving symbol libraries



  • Lesson 3: Effects & transparency

    • The Appearance panel

    • Applying effects

    • Editing effects

    • Using graphic styles

    • Creating and saving graphic styles

    • Object transparency

    • Experimenting with multiple opacities

    • Understanding blending modes

    • Saving and importing graphic styles

    • Applying graphic styles to layers

    • Applying graphic styles to symbols

    • Using opacity masks

    • Painting and editing opacity masks



  • Lesson 4: Exporting & saving files

    • Saving using the AI format

    • Saving an illustration with layers

    • Saving a layered PDF

    • Exporting for Photoshop

    • Integrating with InDesign

    • Integrating art with otehr applications

    • Saving as EPS

    • Saving for Web



  • Lesson 5: Advanced blending techniques

    • Using the Blend tool

    • Applying a gradient

    • Linear vs. radial gradients

    • Using Gradient Mesh options

    • Adjusting a mesh

    • Revisiting Blend Options

    • Selecting multiple mesh points

    • Overlapping images

    • Using the Mesh tool

    • Adding a highlight



  • Lesson 6: Additional features

    • 64-bit support

    • New, adjustable User Interface

    • Image Trace

    • Pattern Options panel

    • Gradients on strokes

    • Make Mask and Release button

    • Expandable color spectrum

    • Character panel enhancements

    • Transform panel addition

    • Redesigned Control panel




 

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