Illustrator Fundamentals: An Introduction to Illustrator CC

Adobe Illustrator CC is an essential design tool for anyone who needs to express ideas visually in print, on the web, and in any other medium. In this three-day course, you will get a thorough overview of the interface, tools, and features of Illustrator CC. You will learn, step-by-step, the key techniques, as well as tips and tricks, for working in Illustrator CC. In this combination of instructor-led demonstration and hands-on practice led by Adobe certified instructors, you will learn the basics of working with Illustrator CC so that you can incorporate visual effects into your workflow.

Who Should Attend

Creative professionals seeking the fastest, easiest and most comprehensive way to learn Illustrator CC.


Course Outline

Note: The curricula below comprise activities typically covered in a class at this skill level. The instructor may, at his/her discretion, adjust the lesson plan to meet the needs of the class.

Lesson 1: Getting Started

Lesson 2: Getting to Know the Work Area

Lesson 3: Techniques for Selecting Artwork

Lesson 4: Using Shapes to Create Artwork

Lesson 5: Editing and Combining Shapes and Paths

Lesson 6: Transforming Artwork

Lesson 7: Creating with Drawing Tools

Lesson 8: Using Color

Lesson 9: Adding Type

Lesson 10: Organizing Your Artwork with Layers

Lesson 11: Gradient, Blends, and Patterns

Lesson 12: Using Brushes

Lesson 13: Create Your Own