You will create complex illustrations, manage color across a range of devices, work with graphs and variables, control how illustrations appear on print and the web, and preview them on mobile devices.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Create complex illustrations.
- Enhance complex illustrations.
- Create a vector version of a raster graphic.
- Create special effects.
- Work with graphs.
- Work with variables.
- Prepare documents for composite and commercial printing.
- Export graphics for the web and mobile devices.
This course is intended for designers, publishers, prepress professionals, marketing communications professionals, or people switching to a design job or taking on design responsibilities, who need to use Illustrator to create illustrations, logos, advertisements, or other graphic documents. They will have some previous experience with Illustrator.
Section 1: Creating Complex Illustrations
Create a Custom Shape Using Simple Shapes
Create Perspective Drawings
Create Compound Paths
Section 2: Enhancing Complex Illustrations
Organize Objects with Layers
Create a Pattern Swatch
Create a Mesh
Create Custom Brushes
Apply Color Using Live Paint
Section 3: Creating a Vector Version of a Raster Graphic
Adjust the Results of Tracing
Create a Custom Preset
Convert a Traced Object to Paths
Creating Special Effects
Share Graphic Styles
Create 3D Effects
Section 5: Working with Graphs
Create a Graph
Format a Graph
Section 6: Working with Variables
Create Data Sets
Section 7: Outputting Documents
Set Up Color Management
Preview an Overprint
Apply Spot Colors
Print a Composite Proof
Create Color Separations
Create an Adobe PDF File
Section 8: Exporting Graphics for the Web and Mobile Devices
Convert Colors to Web-Safe Colors
Work with Actions
Export a File as an SWF File
Add Interactivity to an SVG File
Preview an Illustration for Mobile Devices
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What You Get:
Training includes 1 course manual, a Certificate of completion, and a voucher for 30 days of After Training Support
What You Need:
We designed Illustrator Advanced for the experienced student who has completed the Illustrator Intermediate class or has an equivalent level of proficiency in Illustrator. Before taking this course you should be familiar with creating paths, using the Appearance, Layers, and Transparency palettes, applying filters and transformations, and editing the fill and stroke of a path.