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TECHIE FESTIVAL | Creating Simple Graphics with Illustrator

Class Code

ITS-1474

Class Description

Note: This is a lecture. A laptop is recommended, but not required.

Learn why Adobe Illustrator is the best program for designing clean, simple bold graphics. You will find that most logos, patterns, scientific illustrations, flat/graphic artwork is created with Adobe Illustrator.

Simplicity is one of the most important factors to clear communication. Learn the differences between Vector and raster art and to create bold imagery -- enabling you to quickly communicate your idea.

  • Work with scalable artwork without worry of resolution
  • See how to create a basic logo
  • Generate text that becomes part of the art
  • Learn time-saving techniques/methods for creating re-usable art

This is the must know program for creating flat vector-based images.


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