Unleash your Creativity with Adobe Illustrator, 1-day Course

Unleash your Creativity with Adobe Illustrator (1-day Course)

Course Fee: $210/pax
SkillsFuture Credit Eligible till 24 June 2020
Course Code: CRS-N-0050019
Small class, hands-on training, max. 10 pax

Time: 10am to 6pm

Venue: 6 Raffles Quay, #15-00, Singapore 048580
(3 Min Walk from Raffles Place MRT, exit "i")

Upcoming Course Schedules:
9 September 2019, Monday
7 October 2019, Monday
4 November 2019, Monday
2 December 2019, Monday

Corporate Training: 10 pax and above 10% discount
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✓ Mobile: (65) 9296 3877 and Email: sayhi@thegooddesigners.com to enquire.


Course Introduction

This course is crafted especially for individuals who want to illustrate, and create marketing collaterals with Adobe illustrator. We share the features of this amazing software through design objectives. By the end of the class, you will be able to draw/trace an object, and design a namecard or postcard during the 1-day class!

Course Objectives

Would you like to learn how Adobe Photoshop works? How you can clone and superimpose items? How you can design your very own marketing collateral, and more.


Learning Outcome

By the end of the course, you will learn how to design in Adobe Illustrator CS6 and above: >> 1 Double-Sided Name card >> These skills can also be applied to advertising, sales and marketing collaterals.

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Course Outline

1. Introduction to Illustrator
>> Document Setup
>> Learn about the different settings for print and web
>> A walkthrough of Illustrator interface
>> Differentiating between vector and raster files
>> Setting up multiple artboards in a file


2. Shapes and Colours
>> Distinguish the different selection tools
>> Create and manipulate shapes
>> Changing Fill and Stroke colours
>> Explore library of colour palettes
>> Explore library of stroke brush definitions
>> Build custom shapes with Shape Builder tool
>> Class Shape Builder exercise


3. Illustrations
>> Drawing with the Pen Tool
>> Tracing image with Pen Tool
>> Drawing with the Brush Tool
>> Using a Drawing Tablet


4. Using Raster Graphics in Illustrator
>> Place images onto Illustrator
>> Convert raster images to vector
>> Explore layers and group/ungroup of objects
>> Create patterns


5. Typography
>> Basic Typography Guidelines
>> Downloading and Installing Fonts
>> Working with the Type Tool
>> Converting Text into Path


6. Saving your files for print and web
>> Learn about the different formats and settings to save for print
>> Learn how to save your files for web
>> Understanding the common different file formats required when designing .ai, .pdf, .jpg, .png


7. Composition: Design your own double-sided name card
>> Learn some design principles and typography guidelines
>> Learn to utilise available online design resources
>> Set up artboards for double sided name card (dimensions given)
>> Insert text and graphics
>> Trainer consultation


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For corportate course enquiry, do reach out to us via email here.


This is a Certificate Course.
Upon completion of the 1-day course, receive a Certificate of Completion from The Good Designers.

Who Should Attend

This workshop empowers the following professionals:

Marketers who need to design marketing collaterals quickly, and/or manage their social media content.

Working professionals: Finance, Presenters, Sales & Marketing Professionals who need to design marketing collaterals i.e. Name Cards & A5 Flyers

Pre-requisites:

1. Computer savvy, uses the computer at least once a day
2. Surfs the internet at least once a day

What you will need to bring to class:

1. Laptop & Charger

2. Mouse & Mouse Pad (Recommended for more control when you design!)

3. If you do not have any Adobe illustrator Version on your computer system, let us know, and we will provide the 7-day FREE Trial URL for your download at least 2 days before the class, the the FREE Trial is only valid for 7 days, downloading it too early might cause your software not to be valid by the time the course starts.

4. Logo, Graphics and Design references you like (Recommended!)



Special Arrangements:

1. For corporate trainings that require The Good Designers to provide laptops, please email and share your training requirements with us: corporate@thegooddesigners.com

2. For corporate trainings bigger than 12 pax, we may recommend to have the corporate training conducted in an alternative venue, Waterloo Centre.

3. Trainings can be conducted at client's office with min. of 8 pax. The Good Designers is able to customize or tweak the course outcomes to suit your company's needs. Please email to us at corporate@thegooddesigners.com





Liyana Ahmad - Adobe Illustration & SmartPhone Photography with The Good Designers

About the Trainer

Liyana Ahmad is a Graphic Designer, and she aspires to equip others with Design Skills through workshops under The Good Designers, and an ACTA Certified Trainer.

She has been conducting training since 2018, equipping her clients in Design, and introducing business owners and individuals to the amazing design software, Adobe illustrator.

Charmaine Lee - Founder of The Good Designers

About the Founder & Chief Learning Officer

Charmaine is the Founder, Creative Director & Chief Learning Officer of Sky Digital Agency and The Good Designers

Being a web designer by training, she designs, consults and trains individuals in design, seo, digital marketing, digital strategy, and creative topics like Infographics.

She started training and equipping her clients in Facebook Marketing, SEO Marketing, Email Marketing, Infographics and Web Design topics since 2015. Till date, she has conducted more than 1,500 hours of training, and she is an ACTA Certified Trainer.

Charmaine is passionate about training, and helping others through training. She makes learning interactive, practical and fun. She enjoys breaking down complex topics to help participants gain better understanding and find success in the digital marketing campaigns with FREE digital tools available in the market for Entrepreneurs, Trainers, Business Owners, and SMEs to leverage on.

She strongly believes that the training industry needs more courses and training with smaller group of participants that allows them a more conducive environment to learn, ask questions, and have more 1-to-1 time with the trainer.

She has curated more than 15 digital marketing and creative infographics and design course curriculums in the last 2 years, and personally trains and teaches these subjects.

She strongly believes in paying it forward to the community will her knowledge and skill sets. Aside training the public and corporates, she also trains youth-at-risks (in collaboration with MSF) under The Good Designers.

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FAQs

1. Who can i contact should i have questions?
You may e-mail us at workshops@thegooddesigners.com

2. Is there a minimum class size to proceed?
Yes. We require a minimum class size of 4 people to proceed with the class.
In the event that there is insufficient participants, The Good Designers reserves the right to reschedule the class. Under such circumstances, we will inform you no later than 3 days before the event.

3. What are my transport options getting to the event?
6 Raffles Quay, #15-00, Singapore 048580
Nearest MRT: Raffles Place, take exit "i", we are just after/beside Ascott at Raffles Place.

4. I'm driving, where can I park?
There is parking space at the building 6 Raffles Quay itself at $2.50 per 30 min block.
For weekend classes, we recommend our participants to park at SGX Centre, at $3 per entry.

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