Retro Gaming Icons in Adobe CC 17 | Glenda Johnson | Skillshare

Retro Gaming Icons in Adobe CC 17

Glenda Johnson, Visual Artist

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10 Videos (47m)
    • Start Menu: Intro

    • Practice: Illustrator Basics

    • Level One: Document Set Up

    • Level Two: Create Your Player

    • Level Three: Align and Assemble

    • Level Four: Pathfinder

    • Level Five: After Effects Prep

    • Level Six: Animating

    • Level Seven: Export as .gif

    • End Credits


About This Class

In this class, you'll learn how to make video game inspired illustrations with some of the basic tools in the Adobe CC suite.

The applications we will be using for this class are Illustrator, After Effects and Photoshop.

In Illustrator, I'll be going over:

  • Artboards
  • Shape tools
  • Pathfinder and align
  • Selection tools

In After Effects, we'll go over some simple, yet effective, animation techniques.

Lastly, in Photoshop is where we will export our creation as a gif.





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Glenda Johnson

Visual Artist

28 | Brooklyn | Hand lettering | Graphic Design | Illustration

Designing, drawing, editing photos and videos or taking on a handmade project, doesn't matter. I love it all.

Since graduating from Johnson & Wales University with a degree in Computer Graphics & New Media in 2011, I've been freelancing, offering my services to various clients in various fields.

When I'm not working on projects, I can most likely be found geeking out over a new pair of headphones and testing t...

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