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Exploring Illustrator. CS (Adobe Illustrator)by Annesa Hartman
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"Exploring Illustrator strikes a perfect balance between developing digital design skills and fostering creativity. The most current tools and features of Adobe Illustrator's newest release are delivered through a reader-friendly, design-based approach that shows users how to create vector graphics and drawings for both print and the Web. Content is delivered in classic classroom fashion via an instructor and workshop leader skilled in clearly communicating the essential features of the software. Extensive artwork is keenly woven throughout the information-packed format to drive concepts home. Readers will develop confidence as they learn to navigate through the changes and enhancements specific to the latest release.
Book News Annotation:
A guide for students new to digital illustration as well as computer graphics and arts teachers and working graphic artists looking for fresh ways to use Adobe Illustrator software. It explains the features of the software's latest release and shows how to create vector graphics and drawings for print and for the Web. Extensively illustrated in b&w and with 24 pages of color plates. The author is a technology manager as Landmark College in Putney, VT, and teaches computer graphics online for Modesto (CA) Junior College.
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Now fully updated to the new release of Adobe's Creative Suite, Exploring Illustrator CS2 shows designers how to turn a great software tool into great design. Written by an experienced designer and workshop leader known for her user-friendly style, Exploring Illustrator CS2 teaches the must-have software skills and how to use those skills to create exceptional design. The book examines the tools and features of Adobe Illustrator's newest release and shows how to create vector graphics and drawings for both print and the Web. Extensive artwork is expertly woven throughout the information-packed format to drive home key design concepts and show the way to great digital illustration.
At last, a software book about design! Exploring Illustrator CS is the designer
About the Author
Annesa Hartman holds a Masters in Teaching with Internet Technologies, focusing her attention on instructional design for online technologies as well as web and graphic design concepts and programs. Currently she is a Content Developer for Kaplan University, where she designs and develops online courses for educators. For more than 15 years Annesa has taught computer graphics courses while creating graphic design for clients around the world. She is the author of EXPLORING ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS5, Exploring Adobe Flash CS5, and Producing Interactive Television.
Table of Contents
A Sight Seeing Tour. Lay of the Land. Survival Essentials. Drawing Lines and Shapes. Painting Value and Texture. Using Color. Working with Type. Object Composition. Exploring Spatial Illusions-. Preparing Graphics for the Web. Preparing for Print Publication
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