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Adobe Illustrator: Free Tools to Skyrocket your Productivity

Joshua Butts, Graphic Designer and Photographer

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4 Videos (17m)
    • Free Adobe Illustrator Plugins

    • Download and Install Export

    • Plugin Overview

    • Other Plugins


About This Class

This course will cover a free plugin for Adobe Illustrator that will add new tools to the side panel. They offer amazing capabilities and they don't cost a thing. I use these tools all the time for those hard-to-figure-out tasks. When you start using them, it will amaze you how much they help.

Part of the free plugin I will cover are a variety of tools that allow you to create curves, arcs and lines tangent to each other and reorient with precision. Adobe Illustrator also does a very bad job of backing up and recovering your files when a crash happens. This set of free plugins includes an auto saving panel that allows you to set your files automatically or manually to save and backup.

I really love these tools and I hope you will enjoy gaining access to them as well!
Please give the class a review if you like it!

80 of 83 students recommendSee All

I've just realized, how much time I wasted, without this knowledge. thx.
incredibly basic but does the job for these specific tools
Chris Cambell

Communications Specialist

Cool tools I did not know about. Very useful.





Joshua Butts

Graphic Designer and Photographer

Josh Butts is a Graphic Designer and Photographer. He currently works for a creative agency in Provo, Utah. He's worked with many people doing creative work usually involving illustration, logo, and web design. The classes on this channel cover mostly vector illustration but there are also many other valuable skills that can be learned from the other classes on the channel. Join some of his classes to gain from valuable experience and get better at design and photography yourself!

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