Illustrator: Create Abstract Designs and share them on Instagram Premium class

Benjamin Halsall, Teaching YouTubers, Creatives & Lovers of Design

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10 Videos (28m)
    • Class Introduction

    • Setup Your Project

    • Draw with the Pen Tool & Duplicate Shapes

    • Create An Abstract Blend

    • Create a Bakdrop that Perfectly Matches your Blend

    • Create a Curved Line Effect for your Shape

    • Create a Custom Backdrop For your Shpe

    • Wrap Your Image up For Instagram

    • Upload to Instagram from your Computer

    • Re-Cap of everything covered.


About This Class

Learn some Illustrator skills and get your Instagram channel pumping!

In this class we create cool, classic abstract compositions using the Pen Tool, Blend Tool and some layer smarts in order to create some very cool designs.

Check out a little bit of what you will cover in the Animated GIF below:


10 of 10 students recommendSee All

Great class, step-by-step that's easy to follow along with but its not too slow.
Great class. I've been working with Illustrator for a long time, and this opened my eyes up to new ways of using the software. Thumbs up!
Joaquim Marques Nielsen

I love to teach design, animation and more!





Benjamin Halsall

Teaching YouTubers, Creatives & Lovers of Design

For the designer in you I create fun short lessons in Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator & Adobe InDesign. I include some creative and technical tips in all my lessons which are always easy to follow. Check out my popular Banksy Yourself Photoshop Class, how to create Polygonal Patterns in Adobe Illustrator or my Photoshop Drawing & Painting Fundamentals.

For Final Cut Pro X editors check out my course Learn Final Cut Pro X in 25 Minutes or learn how to put video inside type, create grunge style text or my basic and advanced split screen tutorials.

I look forward to seeing your projects and am always happy to answer your questions.