Getting Started in Illustrator: Drawing and Creating Graphics (Part 1 of 5)

Getting Started in Illustrator: Drawing and Creating Graphics (Part 1 of 5)

An introduction to Illustrator and how to do basic drawing and shape creation with ease. Adobe Evangelist Paul Trani will show how to use the Pen tool, Pencil, Paintbrush, and how to manipulate lines and shapes for fantastic results.

What you will learn:
► Understand the Illustrator Workspace
► Learn how to draw with the Pen tool
► How to manipulate lines
► Pencil, Paintbrush and the differences
► Curvature Tool
► Creating basic shapes
► How to combine and subtract shapes

Part 1 of 5.

Paul Trani is a Senior Worldwide Evangelist for Adobe where he teaches and inspires designers everywhere to use their creativity and new technology to create compelling experiences for all screens. With over 20 years of experience as a designer and trainer Paul has become a sought after speaker and presenter on all things creative related. Follow his latest adventures live streaming by following him on social media:

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4 replies
  1. transgreaser ftm
    transgreaser ftm says:

    Not new to illustrator but new to the concept of taking shapes and combining them to create something. more used to using it like photoshop, but vector style. New way of thinking. looking forward! Paul Trani is one of my fav youtubers and evangelists! highly recommended!


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