Video2Brain - Adobe Illustrator CS6: Learn by Video [repost]


Video2Brain - Adobe Illustrator CS6: Learn by Video
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Genre: Video Training

Whether you’re new to Illustrator or an old hand who needs a refresher and a guide to the new features in CS6, this course from expert trainers Chad Chelius and Angie Taylor will teach you what you need to know. You’ll learn the fundamentals of Adobe’s vector-based drawing and illustration program and be introduced to the features that are new in the CS6 version. You’ll also have the opportunity to learn advanced techniques for working with shapes, transformations, perspective, color, typography, and more. This Learn by Video course is presented in partnership with our friends at Peachpit Press.

Introducing Illustrator CS6

What Is Adobe Illustrator?
05:58

About This Course
01:50

What's New in Illustrator CS6

Modernization
04:58

Pattern Editing
08:43

Gradient Strokes
04:40

Image Trace
06:35

Gaussian Blur
03:38

Illustrator Fundamentals

Bitmap vs. Vector
04:46

Understanding Paths
06:11

Exploring the Illustrator Interface

Illustrator's Panels
05:33

The Application Bar and Frame
05:31

Working with Artboards
08:14

Using Workspaces
04:47

Navigating and Using Views in Illustrator

Navigating Documents
07:34

Viewing Modes
04:10

Screen Modes
02:51

Working with Multiple Views
08:35

Hiding Artwork
05:18

Working with Documents

Creating Documents, Templates, and Document Profiles
09:43

Using Template Layers
06:03

Working with Grids and Guides
07:05

Rectangular and Polar Grids
01:56

Saving Illustrator Files
05:41

Using Adobe Bridge
10:52

Creating and Working with Shapes

Using the Shape Tools
11:32

Using Line Tools
09:18

Width Tool Basics
07:45

Using the Width Tool on Artwork
10:31

The Pathfinder and Shape Builder Tools
11:42

The Scissors and Knife Tools
05:04

Joining Paths
03:01

Blob Brush Basics
08:32

Blob Brush Sculpture
06:56

Blob Brush with Calligraphic Brushes
04:02

The Eraser Tool
08:01

Converting Text to Outlines
03:43

Reshape Tools
06:38

Creating Compound Paths and Shapes
06:53

Blending Shapes
08:21

Transformations

Transformation Tools
14:30

The Transform Panel
07:01

Aligning and Distributing
10:40

Understanding Objects and Layers

Using the Selection Tools
07:29

Making and Saving Selections
08:56

Understanding Layers and Stacking Order
05:12

Working with Groups and Collections
09:29

Using Isolation Mode
04:35

Drawing

Drawing Paths

Drawing with the Pen Tool
12:54

Working with Fill and Stroke Properties
13:04

Understanding Drawing Modes
06:00

Using the Outline Strokes Function
05:11

Offsetting Paths
07:01

Drawing with Other Tools

Drawing with the Pencil Tool
08:49

Drawing with the Smooth and Path Eraser Tools
03:34

Drawing with the Brush Tools

Applying Brushes
09:45

Drawing with the Paintbrush Tool
06:23

Creating and Editing Art Brushes
10:30

Using the Bristle Brush Tool
05:23

Pattern Brushes and Scatter Brushes
05:36

Perspective Drawing

Perspective Overview
09:14

Drawing in Perspective
04:42

Placing Artwork into Perspective Grid
10:21

Using Symbols

Using Symbols
07:06

Creating Custom Symbols
02:28

The Symbol Tools
07:55

Color

The Color Panel
09:09

Using Spot and Pantone Colors
09:06

Working with Swatches
08:18

Understanding Gradients
08:43

Live Paint
13:04

Recoloring Artwork
09:39

Using the Color Guide Panel
05:49

Typography

Point vs. Area Type
05:46

Threading Text
05:57

Formatting Text
09:47

Using Character and Paragraph Styles
09:58

Putting Type on a Path
06:11

Using Text Wrap
04:22

Warping Text with Envelope Distort
08:52

Working with Images

Importing Bitmaps
04:45

Converting Art to Vector with Image Trace
09:33

Rasterizing Objects
10:31

Using Clipping Masks
04:52

Opacity Masks
06:03

Expanding Appearances
04:16

Working with Effects

Applying Illustrator Live Effects
06:59

The Appearance Panel
06:39

Saving Graphic Styles
07:29

Warp Effects
07:32

Distort and Transform Effects
10:38

3D Effects: Extrude and Bevel
08:58

3D Effects: Revolve
09:43

Expanding Appearances
11:03

Working with Transparency
09:43

Photoshop Effects
06:47

Graphs

Creating a New Graph
08:05

Updating and Modifying a Graph
06:00

Adding a Design to a Graph
06:30

Beyond Illustrator

Saving as PDF
08:13

Saving for the Web
09:04

Outputting Files for Animation
04:22

Project Explorations

Creating Skin Tones Using Blends
03:14

Drawing a Superhero
17:28

Filling Text with Graphics
11:03

Making a Photo into Art
06:17

Closing Thoughts

Closing Thoughts
00:43





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