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Creative professionals who seek the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Illustrator CC (2015 release) choose this Classroom in a Book® from the best-selling series of hands-on software training workbooks. This series offers what no other book or training program does—an official training series from Adobe Systems Incorporated, developed with the support of Adobe product experts.
Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book (2015 release) contains 15 lessons that cover the basics and beyond, providing countless tips and techniques to help you become more productive with the program. You can follow the book from start to finish or choose only those lessons that interest you. As with all Classroom in a Book products, online companion files include all the necessary assets you need to complete the projects featured in each lesson.
Build a strong foundation for working with Adobe Illustrator CC, by following hands-on projects for creating logos, illustrations, and posters. Learn how to use the Shaper tool and Live Shapes along with dynamic symbols to streamline graphics creation. Create website assets and export them in SVG format to support modern responsive web designs. From exacting illustration to more free-form painting, you’ll gain vital Illustrator skills as you progress through the lessons.
What you need to use this book: Adobe Illustrator CC (2015 release) software, for either Windows or Mac OS. (Software not included.)
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Getting To Know The Work Area
Chapter 2 Techniques For Selecting Artwork
Chapter 3 Using Shapes To Create Artwork For A Postcard
Chapter 4 Editing And Combining Shapes And Paths
Chapter 5 Transforming Artwork
Chapter 6 Creating An Illustration With The Drawing Tools
Chapter 7 Using Color To Enhance Signage
Chapter 8 Adding Type To A Poster
Chapter 9 Organizing Your Artwork With Layers
Chapter 10 Gradients, Blends, And Patterns
Chapter 11 Using Brushes To Create A Poster
Chapter 12 Exploring Creative Uses Of Effects And Graphic Styles
Chapter 13 Creating Artwork For A T-Shirt
Chapter 14 Using Illustrator Cc With Other Adobe Applications
Chapter 15 Preparing Content For The Web