Adobe Illustrator One-Day Bootcamp
7

Saturday, 7 December

10 am – 5 pm PST

GA Los Angeles (Santa Monica)

1520 2nd Street
Santa Monica, CA 90401
$250 USD
Regular Ticket
$250 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Adobe Illustrator One-Day Bootcamp | December 7

Chana Messer Photo


Fine Artist, Designer, Trainer and Software Evangelist

7

Saturday, 7 December

10 am – 5 pm PST

GA Los Angeles (Santa Monica)

1520 2nd Street
Santa Monica, CA 90401
$250 USD
Regular Ticket
$250 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Class

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.

Takeaways

Topics Covered:

  • Illustrator UI and Workspace
  • Adobe Creative Cloud Libraries
  • The Tools Panels
  • Keyboard Shortcut
  • Navigating an Image: Zooming & Scrolling
  • Vector vs. Pixel

Step by Step Instruction on the Following Skills:

  • Creating new files, and design terms
  • Placing files from Adobe Photoshop and working with the Links Panel
  • Shapes and Transformation
  • Layers
  • Uploading Fonts and using the Type Tool
  • Design an original vector logo or icon using Illustrator

Preparation

This is an introductory course designed for first time and beginning Illustrator users. No prior experience with Illustrator is required for this class. All students must be able to bring a laptop to each class. You will need to have Adobe Illustrator CC already downloaded on this laptop for the start of class. The full version of Adobe Illustrator CC or the free 7-day trial version of it can be found at http://www.adobe.com/products/illustrator.

Mouse or Wacom Tablet are recommended.

Knowledge of computer is preferred.

About the Instructor

Chana Messer Photo

Fine Artist, Designer, Trainer and Software Evangelist

Chana works independently at her design studio Mac in Art, offering creative consulting, technical skills and art direction. She contributes to the Creative Community with tutorials, advice and resources through her Adobe User Group, Adobe affliated programs, webinars, Online venues and industry events.

Chana is an Adobe Certifed Expert, Adobe Partner, Adobe Community Professional, a member of the Adobe Freelance Team, Adobe Education Leader and an Adobe User Group Manager. As such she has been invited to present at Adobe events across the U.S. and overseas.

Teaching at the university level for 30+ years in the fields of Fine Art and Digital Imaging. Photoshop Mentor at USC School of Cinematic Arts. Adobe ACA instructor at Anneberg School of Journalism, USC.

Chana is an exhibiting artist you can see her art at "Not Digital Spark Presentation."

Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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