Introduction to Adobe Illustrator 2019


Adobe Illustrator is a vector-based 2D illustration software designed for the creation of logos, icons, and graphics for print, web, and animation.

In this course, you will become comfortable with the software along with obtaining a basic understanding of the principles of design.

Our course is great for anyone with an interest in either graphic design or illustration.

Course Videos

This course contains the following modules and videos. Click the down arror to view video details.

  • 1.1 Instructor Intro
  • 1.2 Course Intro
  • 2.1 What are Vectors
  • 2.2 Creating a New Document
  • 2.3 Navigating the Interface
  • 3.1 Drawing and Manipulating Primitive Shapes
  • 3.2 Drawing Custom Shapes Part 1
  • 3.2 Drawing Custom Shapes Part 2
  • 3.2 Drawing Custom Shapes Part 3
  • 3.3 Importing Images
  • 3.4 Understanding Layers and Sublayers
  • 3.5 Additional Drawing and Manipulation Tools
  • 4.1 Color Theory
  • 4.2 In-depth dive into Color Palette-
  • 4.3 Creating Color Swatches
  • 4.4 Creating and Manipulating Gradients Part 1
  • 4.4 Creating and Manipulating Gradients part 2
  • 4.4 Creating and Manipulating Gradients Part 3
  • 5.1 Appearance Palette
  • 5.2 Pathfinder Palette
  • 5.3 Drawing with Intent part 1
  • 5.3 Drawing with Intent Part 2
  • 5.4 Blending Modes & FX Part 1
  • 5.4 Blending Modes & FX Part 2
  • 6.1. Introduction to Typography
  • 6.2. Type Tools in Illustrator
  • 6.3 Envelope Warp and Mesh
  • 6.4 Breaking Text into Outlines
  • 7.1 Live Trace
  • 7.2 Paint and Blob Brush
  • 8.1 Difference Between File Formats and Exporting
  • 8.2 Course Conclusion

Instructor led lectures

All IT Nuggets Courses replicate a live class experience with an instructor on screen delivering the course’s theories and concepts.

These lectures are pre-recorded and available to the user 24/7. They can be repeated, rewound, fast forwarded.

Visual Demonstrations, Educational Games & Flashcards

IT Nuggets recognizes that all students do not learn alike and different delivery mediums are needed in order to achieve success for a large student base. With that in mind, we delivery our content in a variety of different ways to ensure that students stay engaged and productive throughout their courses.

Mobile Optimization & Progress Tracking

Our courses are optimized for all mobile devices allowing students to learn on the go whenever they have free time. Students can access their courses from anywhere and their progress is completely tracked and recorded.

Practice Quizzes and Exams

IT Nuggets Online’s custom practice exams prepare you for your exams differently and more effectively than the traditional exam preps on the market. Students will have practice quizzes after each module to ensure you are confident on the topic you are learning.

World Class Learning Management System

IT Nuggets provides the next generation learning management system (LMS). An experience that combines the feature set of traditional Learning Management Systems with advanced functionality designed to make learning management easy and online learning engaging from the user’s perspective.