MyPage is a personalized page based on your interests.The page is customized to help you to find content that matters you the most.

I'm not curious

Beginners Adobe Illustrator CS5 Tutorial

Course Summary

Learn Adobe Illustrator CS5 at your own pace. Over 10 hours of tutorial videos from a leading Adobe Expert.

  • +

    Course Syllabus

    • Living In A Resolution-Independent World
      • Working Files - Download These First
      • Introduction
      • Instructions on how to obtain your Certificate of Completion for this Infinite Skills course.
      • Illustrator CS5 Seeing Is Believing
      • The Anatomy Of A Vector Illustration
      • Vector Versus Raster
    • Working With Illustrator Workspaces And Preferences
      • Introduction
      • Creating A New Illustrator Document
      • Setting Up The Illustrator Workspace
      • Creating Custom Workspaces
      • Timesaving Shortcuts
      • Working Smart With Preferences
    • How Illustrator Selects And Aligns Objects
      • Introduction
      • Three Ways To Select - It's Black And White
      • Working With The Wand And Lasso Tools
      • Aligning Manually And With The Align Panel
      • Using Smart Guides
    • Back To The Basics: Generating Geometric Shapes
      • Introduction
      • Creating Rectangles
      • Working With Ellipses And Polygons
      • Tricks With Stars And Flares
      • Additional Geometric Shapes
      • Illustrator's Hidden Math Feature
      • QuickTip: Tricks With The Tilde Key
      • QuickTip: Creating Rounded Corners
    • Generating Fills, Strokes, Patterns, And Gradients
      • Introduction
      • Working With The Illustrator Swatches Panel
      • Adding Solid-Color Fills To An Object
      • Cool Color With Kuler
      • Working With Illustrator Patterns
      • Creating Custom Patterns
      • Modifying Existing Patterns
      • Fun With Illustrator Strokes
      • Tricks With Illustrator Gradients
      • Adding Custom Colors To The Swatches Panel
      • Using Global Colors
    • Transforming An Illustrator Object
      • Introduction
      • Transform With Rotate And Scale
      • Working With The Transform Panel
      • Understanding The Transform Each Command
      • Creating A Reflection
      • Using The Free Transform Tool
    • Working With The Layers Panel
      • Introduction
      • The Illustrator Layers Panel
      • Organizing A Complex Project
      • Layer Options
      • Layer Panel Options
      • Copying Using The Layers Panel
      • Opacity And Blending Modes
      • Merging And Flattening Layers
    • Working With Adobe Illustrator Text
      • Introduction
      • Creating A Type Container
      • Working With Point Type
      • Converting Objects To Type Containers
      • Creating Type On A Path
      • Utilizing The Character Panel
      • Formatting Text With The Paragraph Panel
      • Getting Efficient With With Styles
      • Working With Threaded Text
    • More On Text
      • Introduction
      • The Magical Eyedropper Tool And Type
      • Placing Text On A Circle
      • Working With Tabs And Glyphs
      • Converting Type To Outlines
    • Working With Pen And Point
      • Introduction
      • Pen Tool Fundamentals
      • Manipulating Pen Objects
      • Combining Paths To Create Objects
      • Creating A Mask
    • Working With Illustrators Pencil And Brush Tools
      • Introduction
      • The Illustrator Pencil Tool
      • Using A Calligraphic Brush
      • Creating A Calligraphic Brush
      • The Amazing Symbol Sprayer Tool
      • Illustrator's Scatter Brush
      • Tricks With Illustrator Brushes
    • Find Your Own Path With Pathfinder
      • Introduction
      • Unite And Minus Front
      • Intersect And Exclude
      • Divide And Trim
      • Merge And Crop
      • Outline And Minus Back
    • Getting Creative With Masks
      • Introduction
      • Basics Of Clipping Masks
      • Clipping Masks And Text
      • Clipping Masks And Compound Paths
      • Opacity Masks And Gradients
      • More On Opacity Masks
      • QuickTip: Adjusting An Opacity Mask
    • Working With Warps, Envelopes, And Meshes
      • Introduction
      • Working With The Width And Warp Tools
      • Twirl Pucker And Bloat Tools
      • Scallop Crystalize And Wrinkle Tools
      • The Envelope Distort Features
      • The Amazing Mesh Tool
      • Controlling A Mesh With Global Swatches
      • QuickTip: Fine Tuning The Width Tool
    • Getting Creative With Illustrator Effects
      • Introduction
      • Setting Effects Options
      • Controlling And Moving Effects
      • Controlling Effects With The Appearance Panel
      • Converting Effects To Pixels
      • Svg Effects, And The Effects Gallery
    • Working With Graphic Styles
      • Introduction
      • Graphic Styles 101
      • Applying Graphic Styles
      • Merging Graphic Styles
      • Creating Custom Graphic Styles
      • Saving Graphic Style Libraries
    • Moving Into The Third Dimension
      • Introduction
      • Working With Extrude And Bevel
      • Generating Chrome Text
      • Working With Revolve
      • Creating A Revolve Bottle
      • Generating A 3D Ribbon
      • Using The Rotate Option
    • Adobe Illustrator And Animation
      • Introduction
      • Frame-By-Frame Animation
      • Animation With The Blend Tool
      • Animations On A Path
      • Fading Text Animation
      • Pulsing Text Animation
      • Creating An Animated GIF
    • Working With Templates And Actions
      • Introduction
      • Working With Illustrator Templates
      • Creating An Action
      • Saving Time With Batch Processing
    • Heading Out To The World Wide Web
      • Introduction
      • Web Format Basics
      • Modifying Color For The Web
      • Slicing Images For Efficiency And Beyond
      • Creating A Navigation Bar
      • Moving From Illustrator To Flash
    • From Raster To Vector With The Amazing Live Trace
      • Introduction
      • Working With Livetrace
      • Livetrace Features
      • Editing Livetrace Objects
      • Creating Custom Presets
      • Generating Custom Swatch Libraries
      • A Peek Into The Future
    • Live Paint, And The Shape Builder Tool
      • Introduction
      • Working Through Live Paint
      • The Shape Builder Tool
      • Live Trace And Live Paint
      • Live Paint And Gap Detection
      • Working With Kuler Color
      • Modifying A Color Set Using Live Color
    • Illustrator Integration And Export Options
      • Introduction
      • Saving An Illustrator Document
      • Converting Illustrator To Photoshop
      • Working With InDesign And The TIF Format
      • The Universal Portable Document File
      • Moving Beyond Illustrator With EPS
    • Printing, Exporting, And Saving Your Illustrator Artwork
      • Introduction
      • Working With Bleeds
      • Text To Outlines, And Other Print Options
      • Working With Multiple Art Boards
      • Transparency Flattener Preset Options
      • Moving To Powerpoint And The WWW
      • Using Save And Save As
      • Goodbye

Course Fee:
USD 59

Course Type:


Course Status:



1 - 4 hours / week

This course is listed under Digital Media & Games Community

Related Posts:

Attended this course?

Back to Top

Awards & Accolades for MyTechLogy
Winner of
Top 100 Asia
Finalist at SiTF Awards 2014 under the category Best Social & Community Product
Finalist at HR Vendor of the Year 2015 Awards under the category Best Learning Management System
Finalist at HR Vendor of the Year 2015 Awards under the category Best Talent Management Software
Hidden Image Url

Back to Top