Illustrator Basics Training Philippines

Requirements

  • Stable Internet Connection
  • Workstation: Desktop / Laptop
  • Communication Device: Headset with Microphone and Web Camera
  • Operating System: Windows 10 / Mac OS 10.13 or higher
  • Gmail Account

Software

  • Adobe Illustrator CC 2021 (Preferably), For users with older versions, some new features might not be available
  • Adobe Bridge CC 2021 or older

Communication Platform

  • Google Meet
  • Google Classroom (Assignment submission)

Overview

Adobe Illustrator is a leading Vector Graphic Editing Application that graphic artists and web designers use for Desktop Publishing, web layouting, tarpaulin, marketing collateral, banner, logos, flyers, posters, brochures, business card, Shirt Designing and Printing, ID, etc. What’s even amazing is that it works great with Adobe Photoshop.

Coverage

Essentials to Intermediate Lessons

Duration

  • Sessions: 2 Days
  • Time: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Prerequisites

  • Basic computer knowledge and skills in PC or Mac.

Inclusions

  • Unlimited Refresher Class (Validity : 1 year)
  • Certificate of Course Completion
  • References Materials (PDF)
  • Software Evaluation Copy
  • Other Add-ons

Course Outline

Adobe Illustrator Overview

  • What is Adobe Illustrator?
  • Vector VS Bitmap Graphics
  • RGB and CMYK Color Mode
  • Understanding File Formats
  • The Illustrator Home Screen

Starting with your Artwork

  • Creating a New Document
  • New Document Dialog Window
  • Creating a New Document Using Presets
  • Customizing Document Presets
  • Displaying the Printable Area
  • Opening an Existing File
  • Document Preview
  • Artboard Zooming and Panning
  • Working with Different Screen Modes
  • Displaying and Working Outline View

Saving, Importing, and Exporting Files

  • Saving a Document
  • Importing Files to Illustrator
  • Exporting a File
    • Exporting Assets
    • Asset Export Panel
    • Collect Artwork for Export
    • Collect Artwork for Export as Multiple Assets
    • Collect Artwork for Export as Single Asset
    • Exporting Assets using the Asset Export Panel
    • Output Settings for Exported Assets

Import Artworks from Photoshop

  • Photoshop Import Options
  • Move part of an image to Illustrator
  • Move Paths to Illustrator

Saving to PDF

  • Create Adobe PDF files
  • Create a Multiple-Page Adobe PDF file
  • Create a layered Adobe PDF
  • Create an Adobe PDF/X-Compliant File
  • Create Compact PDF Documents
  • Adobe PDF Presets

Managing Assets with Adobe Bridge

Creating and Managing Artboards

  • Artboard Option

Touring The Illustrator Workspace

  • The Workspace
  • Displaying Advanced Toolbars
  • Displaying the Control Panel
  • Working with Workspace Presets
  • Creating and saving a Custom Workspace
  • Customizing Keyboard Shortcuts

Configuring Illustrator’s Preferences

Select, Move and Group Objects

  • Selection Basics
  • Grouping and Ungrouping Objects

Creating Basic Shapes

  • Draw Basic Shapes
  • Drawing Basic Lines

Manipulate Shapes, Objects and Paths

  • Manipulate Nodes/Points
  • Deleting a Node/Point
  • Displaying the direction handles

Drawing with the Pen Tool

  • Pen Tool
  • Add and Delete Anchor Points
  • Anchor Point Tool
  • Curvature Tool

Rescaling and Rotating Objects

  • The Bounding Box
  • Rescaling an Object
  • Rotating an Object

Simple Object Transformation

  • Rotation Tool
  • Reflect Tool

Guides, Grids, Alignments and Object Stacking

  • Rulers
  • Guides
  • Grids
  • Alignment Tools
  • Object Stacking

Working with Layers

  • The Layers Panel
  • Managing Layers
    • Creating a New Layer
    • Renaming a Layer
    • Selecting a Layer
    • Moving a Layer
    • Grouped Objects
    • Creating a Sub Layer
    • Isolate Objects
    • Locking and Hiding Objects
    • Collecting Objects to a New Layer
    • Merge Layers
    • Flatten Artwork
  • Pasting Between Layers

Painting Fills and Strokes

  • Fill and Stroke Color
  • RGB and CMYK Color
  • Coloring Objects
  • Sampling colors with the Color Picker
  • Color Swatches
  • Gradient Colors
  • The Eyedropper Tool

Applying Transparency

Working with Text

  • Point Type Text
  • Area Type Text
  • Text on a Path
  • Character Formatting
  • Paragraph Formatting

Type

  • Type tool
  • Create Type on a Path
  • Create Outlined Type
  • Apply an Envelope Distort to Type
  • Create Type Masks

Styles and Appearances

  • Character Styles
  • Paragraph Styles
  • Open Type
  • Glyphs
  • Missing Font
  • Backward Compatibility (Legacy Files)
  • Type Appearance
  • Creating Outlines

Applying Effects

  • Stylize
  • Photoshop Effects

Envelope, Mesh and Blends

  • Warping
  • Top Object
  • Mesh Tool
  • Warp Tools
  • Blend Tool

Registration

Please refer to this link for our scheduled classes: Schedules

Single Course Promo

Unlimited Free Refresher Class for 1 Year for Every Completed Course
Adobe Illustrator CC Basics
Regular Fee New Student Discount Discounted Fee
₱6,000 ₱1,000 less ₱5,000
Regular Fee Alumni Discount Discounted Fee
₱6,000 ₱1,500 less ₱4,500

Course Packages Promo

Unlimited Free Refresher Class for 1 Year for Every Completed Course
Adobe Photoshop Basics + Adobe Photoshop Advanced (2 Course Package)
Regular Fee Package Discount Discounted Fee
₱12,000 ₱3,000 less ₱9,000
Adobe Illustrator Basics + Adobe Illustrator Advanced (2 Course Package)
Regular Fee Package Discount Discounted Fee
₱12,000 ₱3,000 less ₱9,000
Adobe Photoshop Basics + Adobe Photoshop Advanced
Adobe Illustrator Basics + Adobe Illustrator Advanced
(4 Course Package)
Regular Fee Package Discount Discounted Fee
₱24,000 ₱6,500 less ₱17,500

Course Schedules

august

fri06aug(aug 6)9:00 amsun08(aug 8)7:00 pmCorelDraw 2021Graphics & 3D9:00 am - 7:00 pm (8) Online Class

fri20aug(aug 20)9:00 amsat21(aug 21)7:00 pmAdobe Photoshop CC 2021 BasicsGraphics & 3D9:00 am - 7:00 pm (21) Online Class

fri20aug(aug 20)9:00 amsun22(aug 22)7:00 pmAdobe Photoshop CC Basic to AdvanceGraphics & 3D9:00 am - 7:00 pm (22)

sat21aug(aug 21)9:00 amsun22(aug 22)7:00 pmAdobe InDesign CC 2021Graphics & 3D9:00 am - 7:00 pm (22) Online Class

sun22aug(aug 22)9:00 ammon23(aug 23)7:00 pmAdobe Photoshop CC 2021 AdvancedGraphics & 3D9:00 am - 7:00 pm (23) Online Class

fri27aug(aug 27)9:00 amsat28(aug 28)7:00 pmAdobe Illustrator CC 2021 BasicsGraphics & 3D9:00 am - 7:00 pm (28) Online Class

fri27aug(aug 27)9:00 amsun29(aug 29)7:00 pmAdobe Illustrator CC Basic to AdvanceGraphics & 3D9:00 am - 7:00 pm (29)

sun29aug(aug 29)9:00 ammon30(aug 30)7:00 pmAdobe Illustrator CC 2021 AdvancedGraphics & 3D9:00 am - 7:00 pm (30) Online Class

september

fri03sep(sep 3)9:00 amsun05(sep 5)7:00 pmCorelDraw 2021Graphics & 3D9:00 am - 7:00 pm (5) Online Class

fri17sep(sep 17)9:00 amsat18(sep 18)7:00 pmAdobe Photoshop CC 2021 BasicsGraphics & 3D9:00 am - 7:00 pm (18) Online Class

fri17sep(sep 17)9:00 amsun19(sep 19)7:00 pmAdobe Photoshop CC Basic to AdvanceGraphics & 3D9:00 am - 7:00 pm (19)

sat18sep(sep 18)9:00 amsun19(sep 19)7:00 pmAdobe InDesign CC 2021Graphics & 3D9:00 am - 7:00 pm (19) Online Class

sun19sep(sep 19)9:00 ammon20(sep 20)7:00 pmAdobe Photoshop CC 2021 AdvancedGraphics & 3D9:00 am - 7:00 pm (20) Online Class

fri24sep(sep 24)9:00 amsat25(sep 25)7:00 pmAdobe Illustrator CC 2021 BasicsGraphics & 3D9:00 am - 7:00 pm (25) Online Class

fri24sep(sep 24)9:00 amsun26(sep 26)7:00 pmAdobe Illustrator CC Basic to AdvanceGraphics & 3D9:00 am - 7:00 pm (26)

sun26sep(sep 26)9:00 ammon27(sep 27)7:00 pmAdobe Illustrator CC 2021 AdvancedGraphics & 3D9:00 am - 7:00 pm (27) Online Class