Illustrator Advanced

at Training Connection - The Loop

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Price:
$895 5 seats left
Start Date:

Thu, Jun 25, 9:00am - Jun 26, 4:30pm CT (2 sessions)

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Location:
The Loop, Downtown/Loop
230 W Monroe St Ste 610
Btwn S Franklin & Wells Streets
Chicago, Illinois 60606
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Description
Class Level: Advanced
Age Requirements: 14 and older
Average Class Size: 5

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this illustrator class:

This course consists of 6 different projects that cover the more advanced features of Adobe Illustrator.The trainer will show you step-by-step how Professional Illustrators use Adobe Illustrator on these more complex jobs. This approach not only teaches you proper workflow techniques but is also a proven training method for those looking to master Illustrator. Training available on Mac and Pc.

Target Audience: Students should have already completed Illustrator Fundamentals or have the equivalent experience prior to attending this course.

Course Outline

The Power of the Appearance Panel
  • Working with Transformation tools
  • The Layers panel of dynamic attributes
  • Applying attributes in the Appearance panel
  • Creating depth using transculent strokes
  • Adding, layering, and offsetting strokes
  • Duplicating entire groups of attributes
  • Turning stacked strokes into editable paths
  • Simplifying a mulit-stroke effect
  • Dynamic Effects
  • Repeating a series of transformations
  • Adjusting and updating a dynamic effect
  • Improving the performance of drop shadows
  • Applying a single effect multiple times
  • Saving Graphics Style-graphic Syles
  • Working with the Symbol Panel
Advanced Text and Typography Features
  • Applying attributes in the Appearance panel
  • Creating depth using transculent strokes
  • Adding, layering, and offsetting strokes
  • Duplicating entire groups of attributes
  • Turning stacked strokes into editable paths
  • Simplifying a mutli-stroke effect
  • Dynamic Effects
  • Repeating a series of transformations
  • Adjusting and updating a dynamic effect
  • Improving the performance of drop shadows
  • Applying a single effect multiple times
  • Saving Graphics Style-graphic Styles
  • Working with the Symbol Panel
Image Tracing, Type, Special Effects, Symbols & Artboards
  • Choosing typeface and font
  • Creating symbols for the type
  • Placing an image and working with the links panel
  • Working with the Image Trace Panel
  • Saving presets
  • Changing the image in Photoshop
  • Expanding the trace
  • Saving colors in the swatch panel
  • Recoloring artwork using live paint
  • Recoloring artwork using the color guide
  • Presenting the project via Artboards
Painting in Illustrator: Creating Brushes & Patterns
  • Project: Self Portrait
  • Creating Vector Brushes
  • Creating Pixel Brushes
  • Working with the Wacom Tablet
  • Creating Border Brushes and Pattern
  • Working with Photoshop - Linking Images for tracing
  • Creating Pixel based brushes
  • Creating stamps
Prototyping with 3D Effects and the Perspective Tool
  • Project - Product design: Wine bottle, label and package
  • Creating a label
  • Creating a symbol
  • Using the Perspective tool
  • Prototyping with the perceptive tool
  • Designing the bottle
  • Creating a presentation
Blending, Transparency, Opacity Masks, Symbols and Brushes
  • Project - Event Poster: Art in the Park
  • Working with Mask
  • Opacity Masks
  • Blending modes
  • Blends and Gradients
  • Working with Transparency
  • Creating knockabout effects
  • Using special effects and warp tools
  • Width tool
  • Tracing Images
What's included:
  • 8GB Flash Drive with Student Files & Training Manual
  • Adobe Certificate of Course Completion
  • 6 Months Free Repeat Policy

Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

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Refund Policy

Please send all requests to [email protected] .

We are unable to offer refunds for cancellations, however we can issue you a training voucher for the same value that can be used to book any class in the future.

Rescheduling requests made 7 days before the commencement of the training are free. Rescheduling that takes place within 7 days of the commencement of the training will incur a $100 administration fee. We do not charge for student substitutions at any time.

Due to the Coronavirus we are waving the transfer fee when you reschedule your training.

While we make every effort to deliver classes as scheduled, we reserve the right to reschedule previously confirmed classes for a variety of reasons including but not exclusively, the illness of the Trainer. In such cases, we will endeavor to inform the Client as soon as possible of the new training dates. We are not liable for any additional expenses incurred as a result of rescheduling training.

We are not able to offer refunds or training vouchers for no-shows or uncompleted courses.

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Trains CTA - Blue and Red Lines - Monroe Station Walk approximately 4 blocks west on Monroe Street to Franklin Street. CTA - Orange, Pink, Purple and Brown Lines - Quincy station Walk approximately 1.5 blocks north on Wells Street, turn left (west) on Monroe Street, and go to corner of Franklin Street. CTA - Green Line Swap at Clark for Blue line or Roosevelt for Orange line. Metra - Union Station Walk 3 blocks east on West Adams (crossing river). Turn left (North) on Franklin and walk 1 block to Monroe Street.

Start Dates (2)
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
9:00am - 4:30pm Central Time TBD 2 $895
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Fri, Jun 26 9:00am - 4:30pm Central Time TBD
9:00am - 4:30pm Central Time TBD 2 $895
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Fri, Jul 24 9:00am - 4:30pm Central Time TBD

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