A Beginner's Guide to Adobe Illustrator

Andrew Walton

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24 Lessons (5h 24m)
    • 1. Introduction

      6:00
    • 2. Interface Introduction to Adobe Illustrator

      14:14
    • 3. Panels & Workspaces in Adobe Illustrator

      9:00
    • 4. Art Boards in Adobe Illustrator

      9:27
    • 5. Vector basics Selection & Direct selection tool

      17:01
    • 6. Fill & Stroke effects in Adobe Illustrator

      10:33
    • 7. 10 Handy Tips Things to know for beginners

      11:41
    • 8. Using Colour Swatches Pantone's Gradients & more

      17:30
    • 9. Grouped vectors, Compounding vector shapes & Using the shape builder tool

      14:31
    • 10. Creating shape vectors

      18:15
    • 11. Drawing with the Pen tool, Brush tool, Pencil tool & more

      13:21
    • 12. Drawing with the Pen tool (Part 2)

      14:09
    • 13. Brush tool Pencil tool & more (Part 3)

      14:57
    • 14. The Blob brush tool & Eraser tool

      7:35
    • 15. Type tools in Adobe Illustrator

      12:17
    • 16. Setting up a document Placing in a drawing Sketch

      8:40
    • 17. Image trace tool for sketches in Adobe Illustrator

      12:09
    • 18. Tracing a hand drawn sketch & converting to vector artwork

      19:37
    • 19. Hand Draw sketch, to vector

      15:38
    • 20. Converting to vector artwork

      14:06
    • 21. Compounding vector shapes & strokes Use the Pathfinder Tool & more

      11:08
    • 22. Adding type to a poster design in Adobe Illustrator

      17:51
    • 23. Colouring a vector drawing in Adobe Illustrator

      19:34
    • 24. Prepare and export artwork ready for print in Adobe Illustrator

      14:46
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About This Class

Adobe Illustrator is an amazing tool for anyone who wants to build high-quality, useable artwork for a variety of mediums. It is used across many sectors including graphic design, comic drawing, and even simple sketching. It’s flexibility has made this software a brilliant tool for any designer. Illustrator creates 100% vector artwork which will allow for unlimited scalability.

By the end of this class, you will become familiarized with the most of the tools, options & effects available to us when creating our artwork. We will do many exercises that will take you from the simple to more advanced artwork.