Learn the latest techniques to get you working faster and smarter in Adobe Illustrator. From shortcuts, toggles and super smart tools, to the introduction of new ways of working that will ensure that you get the most usage out of every garment flat you draw making your life as a designer a whole lot easier.Is this Workshop for me? If you have a good grasp of Adobe Illustrator, then this workshop will transform the way you use the software. This CAD for Fashion Workshop is for anyone who wants to make their experience using Adobe Illustrator faster and more efficient. If you are unsure if this course is right for your ability level, get in touch, we can talk things through and try our best to place you in a group with a similar level of ability.What will I learn?This tips, tricks, speed & efficiency workshop will teach you all the most useful, relevant tools and shortcuts to make working in Adobe Illustrator more productive and less stressful. We will also talk you through the best ways to draw your designs and save the components, creating your very own tailored library of shapes, trims and brushes. We will also teach you how to easily create depth, movement and shading (the smart way), improve the look of your Garment Flats with line quality and learn how to rotate, scale, recolour prints and texture with just a few key shortcuts. Our workshops are interactive and all end with a Q&A with your experienced CAD for Fashion tutor, ask them anything! Whether it's about tips & tricks, efficiency or their career in the Fashion Industry. If there is anything specific you would like to cover on the day then please let us know when booking.If you think a Speed & Efficiency Workshop could help your Fashion design business, but want a more tailored learning programme for you and your team get in touch.Workshop OutcomeOur courses are 100% practical, we will work at your pace and with your priorities in mind. The small class size will ensure you get plenty of one on one attention to make sure you get exactly what you need from the day. You will leave this course with more confidence and more tools at your disposal, making you a stronger, more efficient designer. Take home your CAD for Fashion notepad brimming with new techniques and shortcuts, and your complimentary CAD for Fashion USB stick, full of useful goodies to aid in your development.What do I need to bring? The teaching studio is set up for 4 students, and each workstation is equipped with an Apple iMac computer (don’t worry if you haven’t used one, they aren’t as scary as you might think!) and Adobe Creative Cloud software, provided by us, for your use on the day.We will provide a FREE USB stick to save your work; packed full of useful handouts, templates and FREE Adobe Illustrator Brushes specific to Fashion Design. We will even supply you with that essential pen and paper for all the notes you will need to make! If you like to use a drawing tablet or have any additional aids you wish to bring, then please feel free to do so. I would advise you to bring the driver disc along with you.Lunch and refreshments are provided throughout the day. Lunch is supplied from a local independent Restaurant ’The Wonky Table’ - Food with heart and soul, using locally sourced produce. If you have any dietary requirements then please make them know when booking, or contact us and we will make arrangements.