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Adobe Illustrator CS3 Classroom in a Book: The Official Training Workbook from Adobe Systems with CDROM (Classroom in a Book)

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Publisher Comments:

This thorough guide to Adobe Illustrator CS3 is ideal for beginning users who want to master the key features of Adobe's powerful vector drawing software. Using clear, step-by-step lessons, each chapter contains a project that builds upon the reader's growing knowledge of the software, while review questions at the end of each chapter reinforce key concepts and skills. Adobe Illustrator CS3 is jam-packed with new features and enhancements, including Live Color, a new environment that enables users to explore, apply, and save custom color configurations; improved integration with Adobe Flash CS3, which ensures that your vector illustrations import effortlessly to Flash with their anchor point positions, layers, and paths intact; a new Eraser tool, which lets users quickly modify objects or create entirely new shapes; a new Crop Area tool, which lets users set up a workspace so that it's automatically primed for the type of media that will display their design, whether it's print, Web, video, or film; new document profiles, newly improved drawing tools and controls, and much more. Whether you're brand-new to Adobe Illustrator or are looking for a project-based tutorial to familiarize yourself with Illustrator CS3's new features, this book provides you with the key techniques and tips you need to get the most out of this software.

Educational instructor notes—created to help teachers plan, organize, and time their lessons—are available for this book (and for other Classroom in a Book titles) at www.peachpit.com/instructorresources.


Book News Annotation:

This workbook reflects the needs of both amateur and professional designers as it explains both graphics theories and software manipulation procedures from the "getting started" stage to the subtleties of producing work for publication in print or online. Loaded with accessible illustrations and projects, this covers everything from loading the product and the contents of the CD-ROM bound in the book to learning new features for this version, loading photo images, accessing the work area (including using the trace function), selecting, aligning, creating shapes, transforming objects, drawing, coloring and painting, working with type, blending shapes and colors and manipulating layers, brushing, applying effects, and using more advanced features such as appearance attributes, graphic styles, symbols, combining images from other software and dealing with printing like a professional. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

The fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Illustrator CS4

Adobe Illustrator CS4 Classroom in a Book contains 15 lessons. The book covers the basics of learning Illustrator and provides countless tips and techniques to help you become more productive with the program. You can follow the book from start to finish or choose only those lessons that interest you.

Learn how to create artwork for illustrations, logos, stationery, page layouts, posters, and integrate with Adobe Flash® movies, Adobe InDesign® layouts, and more!

“The Classroom in a Book series is by far the best training material on the market. Everything you need to master the software is included: clear explanations of each lesson, step-by-step instructions, and the project files for the students.” —Barbara Binder, Adobe Certified Instructor, Rocky Mountain Training

Classroom in a Book®, the best-selling series of hands-on software training workbooks, helps you learn the features of Adobe software quickly and easily. Classroom in a Book offers what no other book or training program does—an official training series from Adobe Systems Incorporated, developed with the support of Adobe product experts.

About the Author

The Adobe Creative Team of designers, writers, and editors has extensive, real world knowledge of Adobe products. They work closely with the Adobe product development teams and Adobe's Instructional Communications team to come up with creative, challenging, and visually appealing projects to help both new and experienced users get up to speed quickly on Adobe software products.

Table of Contents

Getting Started

What’s New in Adobe Illustrator CS3

A Quick Tour of Adobe Illustrator CS3

 1. Getting to Know the Work Area

 2. Selecting and Aligning

 3. Creating shapes

 4. Transforming Objects

 5. Drawing with the Pen tool

 6. Color and Painting

 7. Working with type

 8. Working with Layers

 9. Blending Shapes and Colors

10. Working with Brushes

11. Applying Effects

12. Applying Appearance Attributes and Graphic Styles

13. Working with Symbols

14. Combining Illustrator CS3 Graphics with the Creative Suite

15. Printing Artwork and Producing Color Separations

Product Details

ISBN:
9780321492005
Author:
Adobe
Publisher:
Adobe Press
Manufactured by:
Adobe Press
Manufactured:
Adobe Press
Author:
Adobe Creative Team
Author:
Adobe Creative Team, Sandee
Author:
Sandee Adobe Creative Team
Author:
Adobe Press
Author:
Adobe Creative Team
Author:
Adobe Creative Team, Unknown
Subject:
Computer graphics -- Design.
Subject:
Computer graphics
Subject:
Graphics-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Classroom in a Book
Publication Date:
June 2007
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
488
Dimensions:
9.07x7.39x.89 in. 2.10 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , The fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Illustrator CS4

Adobe Illustrator CS4 Classroom in a Book contains 15 lessons. The book covers the basics of learning Illustrator and provides countless tips and techniques to help you become more productive with the program. You can follow the book from start to finish or choose only those lessons that interest you.

Learn how to create artwork for illustrations, logos, stationery, page layouts, posters, and integrate with Adobe Flash® movies, Adobe InDesign® layouts, and more!

“The Classroom in a Book series is by far the best training material on the market. Everything you need to master the software is included: clear explanations of each lesson, step-by-step instructions, and the project files for the students.” —Barbara Binder, Adobe Certified Instructor, Rocky Mountain Training

Classroom in a Book®, the best-selling series of hands-on software training workbooks, helps you learn the features of Adobe software quickly and easily. Classroom in a Book offers what no other book or training program does—an official training series from Adobe Systems Incorporated, developed with the support of Adobe product experts.

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