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Illustrator Tutorials

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Activities

For each of the following videos:

1. Watch them and then Re-Create your own version using the given files
3. Upload your .ai and.jpg to the classroom for completion marks.

1.Illustrator Tutorial -
Shapes

Students will learn how to use the shapes tool.

Class Assignment - Students download the worksheet and File > Open in Illustrator. Upon completion, upload your illustrator file to the classroom for completion marks. 

 

In the newest version of illustrator, you may not see the Control Pallet. 

Click on the top menu WINDOW, then WORKSPACE, then Layout and it will now be seen.

> DOWNLOAD Worksheet

2.Illustrator Tutorial -
Pen Tool

Students will learn how to use the pen tool.

Class Assignment - Activity 1. Students download the worksheet and File > Open in Illustrator. Upon completion, upload your illustrator file to the classroom for completion marks. 

 

> DOWNLOAD Worksheet 1
> DOWNLOAD Worksheet 2

Activity 2. Students will find their own logo to trace. You will need to use the pen tool to trace the logo. > Upload your illustrator file to the classroom for completion marks. 

3.Illustrator Tutorial -
Pathfinder

Students will learn how to use the pathfinder and arrange objects.

Class Assignment - Students will create the Elmo.
DO NOT need to create Cookie Monster.

> Upload your illustrator file to the classroom for completion marks. 

4.Illustrator Tutorial -
Clipping Paths

Students will learn how to create clipping paths for the boom box assignment.

                        > DOWNLOAD Graffiti Image

> Upload your illustrator file to the classroom for completion marks. 

5. Illustrator Tutorial -
Tracing Images

Here you will explore illustrator further. Find an image online and learn how to trace it. 

WATCH: Illustrator Tutorial -
BoomBox Speaker Pattern

Here you will learn how to create the speaker pattern.
There is nothing to hand in for this. This is for your knowledge

WATCH: Illustrator Tutorial -
Setting Up Document for Tracing

Here you will learn how to set up layers for tracing.
There is nothing to hand in for this.