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How to Do Everything Adobe Illustrator (How to Do Everything)by Sue Jenkins
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Maximize the power of the number-one vector graphics program
This full-color guide is perfect for designers and artists looking to master the most powerful graphics program available. Whether new to the software or upgrading from an earlier version, you will learn how to use the most important features of the latest version and create print, Web, and motion graphics.
The examples in the book demonstrate how to develop logos, editorial and book illustrations, page layouts, magazine ads, business graphs and charts, and more. The book takes you step-by-step through the process of creating various types of illustrations, and demonstrates professional techniques, shortcuts, and solutions.
Book News Annotation:
This full-color guide to the Adobe Illustrator CS4 graphics program is aimed at users who need to create professional illustrations, logos, book jackets, page layouts, ads and web graphics. Jenkins, a professional graphic designer and photographer, uses real-world examples to describe all of the CS4 tools for drawing, painting, selecting and arranging images. She uses step-by-step instructions on how to explore such features as Adobe Kuler, Live Paint and Live Trace, and how to implement the Appearance and Graphic Styles panels. A section explains how to integrate artwork into Adobe Flash to create motion graphics as well. Annotation ©2009 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
About the Author
Sue Jenkins is a Web and graphic designer, illustrator, teacher, photographer, and artist. She is an Adobe Certified Expert, an Adobe Certified Instructor, and the author of several Web design books.
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