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Fundamentals of Illustrator I: The First Steps to Becoming a Pro Illustrator

Brad Woodard, Illustrator + Designer

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7 Videos (1h 6m)
    • 1. Introduction

      3:09
    • 2. Create a custom workspace

      8:05
    • 3. Document Setup

      10:58
    • 4. Navigation

      8:16
    • 5. Workspaces

      10:52
    • 6. Basic Tools

      10:29
    • 7. Saving

      13:55

About This Class

Adobe Illustrator is an incredible design application, one that has limitless potential for translating your creativity into beautiful graphic formats. The sheer amount of tools and effects can be daunting, however, leaving beginners intimidated and confused without a starting point. This class will not only provide a foundation for working with Illustrator, it will get you started on the path to harnessing the application's power!

This class, which is the first of a four part series on the Fundamentals of Adobe Illustrator, will provide in-depth insrtuction and understanding into the tools in Illustrator.

Be sure to enroll in my complete Fundamentals of Illustrator Series: Fundamentals of Adobe Illustrator II: Paths, Shapes & Type, Fundamentals of Adobe Illustrator III: Working with Color, Fills & Strokes, and Fundamentals of Adobe Illustrator IV: Appearance, Layers, Images & Symbols.

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Great for beginners and refreshing for old users who haven't used illustrator in a while.
Pretty easy to follow and a great starting point if your a beginner in Illustrator
perfect intro to adobe illustrator!

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Brad Woodard

Illustrator + Designer

I am a graphic designer and illustrator raised in the Great Northwest, now living in Boise, Idaho with my wife and two little kids. After graduating with a BFA in graphic design, I started my career as an information designer and illustrator at Column Five Media. The digital illustration courses I took in college paid off, as I found that more and more clients were requesting illustration work in their designs. Merging both skills together I have been able attract all types o...

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