Students will learn to create “drawn” graphics, integrating content from other CS6 domains (such as photo-oriented graphics and animation, which belong to Photoshop and Flash).
Who Should Attend
This course is intended for designers, publishers, pre-press professionals, marketing communications professionals, or people switching to a design job or taking on design responsibilities and who need to use Illustrator to create illustrations, logos, advertisements, or other graphic documents.
Lesson 1: Introduction to Illustrator® CS6
- Evaluate Graphics Scalability
- Navigate, View, and Measure Graphics
- Customize the User Interface
Lesson 2: Creating Documents Containing Basic Shapes
- Create Documents
- Save Documents
- Draw Basic Shapes
Lesson 3: Creating Graphics Containing Customized Paths
Lesson 4: Creating Graphics Containing Customized Text
- Insert Text
- Flow Text Along a Path
- Insert Bounded Text
- Thread Text
- Apply Text Styles
- Insert Typographical Characters
Lesson 5: Customizing Objects
- Import and Link Graphics
- Alter the Appearance of Objects
Lesson 6: Customizing Basic Shapes
- Apply Strokes
- Fill Shapes
- Apply Gradients
- Apply Graphic Styles
- Distort Text with Text Envelopes
Lesson 7: Preparing Documents for Deployment
- Update Text
- Wrap Text
- Hyphenate Text
- Optimize Content for Print
- Optimize Content for the Web
- Optimize Content for PDF Documents
New Horizons Des Moines, IA 6200 Aurora Ave Suite 207E
Urbandale IA 50322
Virtual Adobe Illustrator CS6 - Level 1 Online Live training option
Imagine an industry-leading classroom training experience from wherever you have access to the Internet.
The Virtual Online Live events listed here gives you an effective and proven online virtual learning experience with the freedom to attend virtually from anywhere.
There is also an option of experiencing Online Live from one of the many national partner centers where a computer and headset will be provided for you.
This rich and engaging virtual classroom environment lets you conveniently interact with instructors and other students.
You will hear and see your instructor as they teach the course and answer your questions via voice or text.
Choose the online live virtual training option and you can access the recorded version even after the class has finished.
The onDemand labs give you access to the same client and server technologies covered in class so you can test, apply and hone your skills by accessing the labs before and even after the class.
Technical Requirements: a computer or laptop with a modern browser and high speed internet access along with one or two monitors.