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Getting Started

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Getting Started

In this lesson, I'll explain the differences between vector and raster files.

1.Introduction
2 lessons, 08:07

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1.1
Introduction
01:11

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1.2
Getting Started
06:56

2.Get to Know Illustrator
8 lessons, 54:29

2.1
Illustrator Interface
04:52

2.2
Your First Document
05:01

2.3
Basic Tools
11:27

2.4
Creating Objects
09:25

2.5
The Pen Tool
11:54

2.6
Selection Tools
06:41

2.7
Settings
04:43

2.8
End of Week One
00:26

3.Object Oriented Design
6 lessons, 42:14

3.1
Object-Oriented Design
04:02

3.2
Grouping
11:34

3.3
Layerless Thinking
11:51

3.4
Locking & Hiding
05:21

3.5
Saving Files
09:02

3.6
End of Week Two
00:24

4.Powerful Palettes
7 lessons, 1:10:27

4.1
The Align Palette
11:24

4.2
Pathfinder Palette
11:38

4.3
The Type Palette
11:05

4.4
The Stroke Palette
16:09

4.5
Symbols Palette
09:35

4.6
The Magic Wand
04:22

4.7
Art Boards
06:14

5.Effects and More
7 lessons, 1:02:26

5.1
Gradients
12:53

5.2
Using Masks
06:05

5.3
Vector Effects
13:53

5.4
3D Tools
09:38

5.5
Gradient Mesh and Shading
09:59

5.6
Tracing and Live Paint
09:24

5.7
End of Week Four
00:34

6.Final Project
1 lesson, 05:22

6.1
Your Final Project
05:22

7.Conclusion
1 lesson, 00:35

7.1
Conclusion
00:35


About Ryan Quintal
Edgy. Daring. Sometimes a little kooky. Graphic designers of all backgrounds turn to Ryan's QuintalDesigns.com for industry articles, Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop Tutorials, and a host of other fun information. A blend of strong experience, innovative design, and geeky background. Ryan's current gig is as a Designer in Massachusetts, while at the same time, attending college, where he is honing his skills for his design career.
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