Adobe Creative Suite: Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign
In our classes, you get hands-on Adobe Creative Suite experience with expert instructors to guide you at every step. Keep your instruction manual as a reference, and refresh your new skills with online tutorials. This course breaks down each Adobe Creative Suite program's core purpose and how the programs work together to streamline your business or organization's design workflow.
This course is for individuals with basic knowledge of design concepts and terminology. Familiarity with at least one Adobe applications is highly recommended.
- Concepts of naming conventions and file organization
- Color mods; Vector vs. Raster; File Resolutions
- The Apps: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat and others
- Creating a Document and using Artboards
- Using basic shapes to create a logo
- Color pallet and Swatches
- Set type to work with your logo
- Create basic icons using the Pen Tool and Pathfinder functions
- Saving your files and understanding versioning
- Create a document
- Using guides and margins
- Understand the Pages Pallet
- Using Layers
- Using text boxes and columns
- Placing files and understanding the links pallet
- Using the color pallet and swatches
- Understanding your photo
- Basic color correction
- Understanding mask and layers
- Clone Stamp Tool and Healing Brush
- The dangers of the Brush and Eraser tool
- Saving your work
- Set-up multiple pages
- Use Master pages for common elements
- Place work on comps for review
- Exporting to Acrobat for proofing/approvals
- Using Acrobat by adding notes for review
- Exporting for final production
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Lunch is on your own
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
10% discount for University of Arkansas Faculty, Staff and Current Students. To receive the discount, you must register with your uark email address and enter coupon code 'UA10' at checkout. Status will be verified and correct rate will be applied. Additional discounts do not apply.
No refunds of the UA 10% discount, or any other discount, will be granted once registration is complete.
This course is not yet scheduled, but we can notify you when it is.