Illustrator II

DESMA X 479.47AA

Develop advanced techniques and practical workflows in Adobe Illustrator.


What you can learn.

  • Discover advanced, multi-disciplinary techniques for creating beautiful vector illustrations
  • Explore Adobe mobile apps to enhance your creative process
  • Create isometric illustrations employing Adobe Illustrator’s powerful 3D design tools
  • Employ new techniques for creating unique illustrations in different settings and for different purposes
  • Identify and employ different Adobe apps to enhance the creative process

About this course:

Develop advanced techniques and practical workflows while exploring the world's masters of the software. Learn path building, altering and fine-tuning, type issues, text effects, creating fonts, linked text, color usage and application, gradient mesh, path patterns and brushes, 3D packaging comps, and prepress issues. Projects are built around print identities, visual effects, and other high-level applications. Students must have a subscription to Adobe Illustrator Creative Cloud (CC). In addition, for in-person sections: Students must bring a laptop to every class meeting.
X 481.47 Illustrator I or equivalent experience. Not appropriate for beginners. 

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