Illustrator CC - Advanced Training


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You have created simple artwork by using the basic drawing and painting tools available in Adobe® Illustrator® CC. You now want to use advanced tools, options, and effects to create complex artwork. In this course, you will draw complex illustrations and enhance them by using various painting options. You will also use painting tools, manage colors, format type, work with effects, prepare artwork for commercial printing, and prepare graphics for the web. This course covers the Graphic Design & Illustration Using Adobe Illustrator CC objectives to help students prepare for the Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) exam. This course is also designed to cover the Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) exam objectives.

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Live Online Schedule

  • Oct 21 CLOSED
  • Nov 26
  • Dec 13


Illustrator CC - Introduction or equivalent knowledge.


You will need the following software/setup for this class:

  • Adobe® Illustrator® CC
  • Please Note: This course is taught using the Windows edition of Adobe® Illustrator® CC.


Illustrator CC - Advanced

  • Drawing Complex Illustrations
    • Apply the Grid, Guides, and Info Panel
    • Combine Objects to Create Complex Illustrations
    • Organize Artwork with Layers
    • Create a Perspective Drawing
    • Trace Artwork
  • Enhancing Artwork Using Painting Tools
    • Paint Objects Using Fills and Strokes
    • Paint Objects Using Live Paint Groups
    • Paint with Custom Brushes
    • Add Transparency and Blending Modes
    • Apply Meshes to Objects
    • Apply Patterns
  • Customizing Colors and Swatches
    • Manage Colors
    • Customize Swatches
    • Manage Color Groups
    • Adjust Color
  • Formatting Type
    • Set Character Formats
    • Apply Advanced Formatting Options to Type
  • Enhancing the Appearance of Artwork
    • Apply Effects to an Object
    • Create Graphic Styles
    • Apply a Mask to an Object
    • Apply Symbols and Symbol Sets
  • Preparing Content for Deployment
    • Prepare Artwork for Printing
    • Prepare Transparency and Colors for Printing
    • Create Slices and Image Maps
    • Save Graphics for the Web
    • Prepare Documents for Video
    • Prepare Files for Other Applications
  • Setting Project Requirements
    • Identify the Purpose, Audience and Audience Needs
    • Determine and Evaluate Standard Copyright Rules for Artwork, Graphics, and Graphics Use
    • Determine and Evaluate Project Management Tasks and Responsibilities
  • Appendix A: Graphic Design & Illustration Using Adobe Illustrator CC
    • Comprehensive exam objectives