• Beginners Guide to Adobe Illustrator

  • Wed, 15-05-2019 at 10:00
  • Makerspacehull
    Hull Central Library Albion Street
    HU1 3TF Kingston upon Hull
Beginners Guide to Adobe Illustrator - Makerspacehull - Kingston upon Hull

Adobe Illustrator is the industry standard software for vector graphics. This 2 hour workshop is suitable for beginners of Adobe Illustrator who want to learn the basic fundamentals of the software and gain the skills needed to create vector illustrations.Each session will include hands‐on learning including completing a series of exercises designed to help you understand the practicalities of preparing files ready for print and fabrication production.This workshop will cover:Understanding the Adobe Illustrator environmentUnderstanding the roles of the tools & palettesCreating vector shapes & understanding paths, points & handlesDrawing & transforming shapesHow to use the pen tool & associated controlsEditing, manipulating & modifying pathsMaking the most of live traceUnderstanding dimensions, rulers & guidesSaving & exporting files for various methods of fabrication, production & printing This session is open to everyone, you do not need to be a makerspace member to attendThe two dates are repeats of the workshop, you do NOT need to attend both dates.Ages 16+Hosted in Hull Central Library, MakerspaceHull allows anyone to explore their creativity in arts, science, technology and engineering - independently or collaboratively.The space has state of the art manual, digital and electronic equipment, skilled staff providing support and workshops, as well as space to create, invent, explore, learn, think and exhibit.For more info contact us on social media @MakerspaceHull or by email - makerspace@hcandl.co.uk