Adobe Illustrator is a Vector Graphic Authoring tool that empowers you to create elaborate vector artwork with advanced effects.
To Get Started:
- Take the Pre-Test in Angel
- Read and work through all of the step-by-step tutorials in each chapter of the book.
- View Video Tutorials (optional): Illustrator CS6 Video Tutorials
- Complete ALL of the projects below.
Project #1 – Based on Lessons 1 – 6
Read through these articles on logo design principles.
Create two versions of a vector logo in Illustrator for your Web Design Business:
- Black & White
Start with the black and white logo. Keep it simple and legible in B&W and at all different sizes, from a favicon up to a billboard.
Add one of the logo images (in .png or .svg format) to the top left of your business website. Submit your Business Website with links to both images on your Assignments page through Angel.
Project #2 :: Based on Lessons 1 – 10
First, look through these articles about great business cards:
Create a Business Card for your new business, including a design for the front and back.
- Company Name
- Your Name
- Your Position
- Email Address
- Phone #
- Website Address
Link the images (in .jpg format) to your Assignments page. Submit your Business Website with a link to your Assignments page through Angel.
Project #3 – Based on Lessons 1 – 15
Create a Movie Poster (1024px x 768px) for your life, assuming your life story were made into a movie.
Add the poster to the Assignments page of your business website. Submit your Business Website a link to your Assignments page through Angel.