Learn to use Adobes industry-standard illustration software. This beginners course will help you to create a map, illustrations, a logo and typography. You will learn to use a wide variety of tools and their effects and create artwork for the web, printing and desktop publishing.
There will be projects on different subjects on a simple step by step basis.
This course is aimed at students who are already involved in graphic design, web design, art or illustration or are thinking of a career change.
It covers the following:
- Creating a map using layers and various drawing tools
- Creating illustrations using layers, colour, gradients, textures and patterns
- Creating a logo using layers, the Pen tool and brush tool effects
- Using typography creatively in terms of effects and layouts around images
Group and one to one tuition. Constructive advice and problem solving of students' own work.
Illustrator is a professional design package so basic computer literacy is advised.
Please bring your own memory stick to copy any project work in order to practice at home. If you bring along your own laptop computer with the same software, please ensure you have a mouse, as using the scroll panel will be too slow for you to keep up with the lessons.
Progress onto another Adobe course with us, or if you're interested in setting up your own business have a look at our employability courses.
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