Bring your creative ideas to life with Adobe Illustrator, the industry-standard vector graphics software, used by designers and illustrators who want to create digital graphics, logos, illustrations, and original typography. This workshop is designed to get you up and running with Adobe Illustrator in just one day. The focus will be on step-by-step instruction leading students through the most important tools and concepts in Illustrator.
General Assembly’s classes, workshops & events are for recreational purposes and are not regulated by the bureau of proprietary school supervision.
If this class is recorded, students will be sent the recording link within 7 days after class completion by email. Students are encouraged to download and save any shared materials (worksheets, deck if applicable) during class for later reference as they are not be shared by email.
This is an introductory course designed for first time and beginner Illustrator users. No prior experience with Illustrator is required for this class.
Participants should be familiar with the basic functions of their computer, such as launching programs, creating folders, copying and pasting objects, downloading images, formatting text, finding and saving files.
The full version of Adobe Illustrator CC or the free 7-day trial version of it can be found here.
You will need access to a laptop or computer with a working webcam and microphone as well as a strong internet connection.
This class will occur completely online using Zoom.
Class setup information will be emailed to all students signed up around 24 hours before (and again an hour before) your class launches.
Each individual class participant must have purchased a ticket
Daniel Flores and he has been drawing everyday for as long as he can remember. Born and raised in East LA, art appreciation was a must as Aztec, Chicano and Mexican Street Art is everywhere.
Flores, a self-taught artist, spent many sleepless nights in 2001 learning Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator and has been become an expert in and promoter of these design tools
Daniel Flores is a professional artist and creative genius lending his skills in numerous ways including graphic design for web, print and mobile design, concept art for mobile games, illustrations for children’s books, and logos for brand marketing. He is currently living and working in Atlanta, supporting the Arts Community with art business mentoring and coaching for adults and teens.
He and his wife have founded a non-profit arts organization, Art Is King, which provides educational arts business programs, events and opportunities to the local community.
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