Illustrator CC: Beyond the Basics, with Corey Barker

In this course Corey shows you how to take advantage of features in Adobe Illustrator in ways you may not have thought of.

In this course Corey shows you how to take advantage of features in Adobe Illustrator in ways you may not have thought of. Not just learning what the tool does but also giving you what you need to know to experiment further. Corey also covers some features new to Illustrator CC.

Get instant access to this course & more

Buy Now $49.95
  • You will receive unlimited access to stream this class with the option to download an HD 720p .mp4 file. To access purchased courses, login and go to your "Account Management" page. Internet connection required for streaming video (broadband recommended). File Size: 571 MB
Rent Now $6.99
  • Rent this course and watch it as often as you like for three full days (72 hours), from the time of purchase. To access rented courses, login and go to your Account Management page. Internet connection required for streaming video (broadband recommended).

Course Lessons:

Lesson 1: Introduction (Duration 00:33)

Intro Video.

Lesson 2: Images Brushes (Duration 11:06)

With this new addtion to Illustrator CC you can now turn raster images into certain types of brushes.

Lesson 3: Pattern Maker (Duration 07:28)

This feature allows you to create seamless patterns with images or graphics using a simple interface.

Lesson 4: 3D in Illustrator (Duration 16:53)

Illustrator has long had the capability to create 3D object from vector shapes. Learn how this feature works and see what it might be able to do for you.

Lesson 5: Appearance Panel (Duration 08:41)

The Appearance panel is much than meets the eye. While it lets you manage certain aspects of a selected element it is capable of so much more.

Lesson 6: Vectorize a Logo 1 (Duration 15:09)

Illustrator's powerful image tracing tools make it easy to convert a low quality logo into clean vector art.

Lesson 7: Vectorize a Logo 2 (Duration 11:22)

More techniques on converting a raster logo into vector, there's more than one way.

Lesson 8: Vectorize a Photo (Duration 13:48)

See how you can use image trace to stylize a photoby converting it vector art.

Lesson 9: Masking in Illustrator (Duration 05:42)

Masking in Illustrator is not so different from masking in Photoshop. Just a few things to be aware of.

Lesson 10: Blend Tool (Duration 07:09)

The blend tool is still one of my favorite tools in Illustrator because despite the simplicity of its function, it still yields really interesting results with a little experimentation.

Lesson 11: Illustrator and Photoshop (Duration 05:02)

See how the intregration between Illustrator and Photoshop is smooth as ever whether going from Photoshop to Illustrator or vice versa.

Lesson 12: Illustrator and the Creative Cloud (Duration 05:10)

See how you can sync your prefs and other settings via the creative cloud to keep your experience consistent on all your machines.

Meet Your Instructor: Corey Barker

Corey is a education and curriculum developer for KelbyOne. He is a graduate of the Ringling School of Art & Design in Sarasota, Fl, with a degree in Illustration. Over…

Submit a Comment