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Illustration: From Sketch to Finish, Create a Detailed Illustration in Adobe Illustrator.

Erica Ilene

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17 Videos (1h 41m)
    • Intro

      0:35
    • Setting up: Setting up the work space for efficient work flow and editing

      7:22
    • Brushes and Texture Swatches. Load the brushes and textures swatches provided with the class

      2:19
    • Sketch:

      3:15
    • Illustrator Basics: Tools and keyboard short cuts used in the class demonstration illustration

      11:05
    • Pen Tool 1: Defining when and where to plot anchor points

      5:39
    • Pen Tool 2: Working with handles and anchor points.

      5:08
    • Pen Tool 3: Working with unique corners

      3:22
    • Pen Tool 4: Using the pen tool and reducing opacity to illustrate over a sketch

      15:25
    • Color: Picking color

      4:45
    • Color: Color guide

      4:48
    • Coloring and resizing texture swatches

      9:49
    • Lettering 1: Illustrate a simple sans serif type

      9:53
    • Lettering 2: Customizing a a font

      6:16
    • Illustration: Putting it all together

      7:26
    • Wrap up: Finding inspiration and project instruction

      0:32
    • Bonus: Using texture and pattern swatches in a repeating pattern tile

      3:08