Take Your Adobe Illustrator Skills to the Next Level.

Hone your Illustrator skills to razor sharp edge.

This 1 Day course will elevate you to the next level of vector drawing with Adobe Illustrator. In it you will create more complex illustrations and graphics for use in any industry. Learn to implement transparent effects and complex layering to create stunning vector graphics.

Dive deeper into the incredible toolset that Illustrator has to offer. Become more efficient and save precious time by unlocking hidden features and tools.

  • Learn advanced skills in just one day!
  • Hands-on exercises
  • View class recordings for up to six months
  • Instruction from eLearning experts

Time: 10 AM – 4:30 PM ET
Length: 1 Day Class
Type: Instructor-led
Materials: Handouts, templates and course assets
Location: Online via Lodestone Live

Cost: $349.00

Course Outline

Lesson 1: Unlocking the Power of Layers

  • Optimizing the Layers Panel
  • Organizing Your Layer Structure
  • Selecting Content Using Layers
  • Moving Objects Between Layers
  • Applying Transparent Effects to Layers

Lesson 2: Drawing Complex Graphics

  • Combining Shapes with Pathfinder
  • Using the Shape Builder Tool
  • Using Clipping Masks
  • Draw Organically with Blob and Brush Tools

Lesson 3: Enhancing Graphics with Transparent Effects

  • Applying Transparent Effects
  • Modifying Effects
  • Hiding and Removing Effects
  • Saving Time with the Appearance Panel
  • Expanding Appearances
  • Create 3d Objects with Effects
  • Using Transparent Blend Modes
  • Create Transparency with Opacity Masks

Lesson 4: Perspective Drawing

  • Activating Perspective Drawing Mode
  • Defining Perspective Grid
  • Drawing in Perspective (Isometric Drawing)
  • Adding Perspective Distortion to Flat Graphics
  • Combining Flat and Perspective Graphics