I will give an overview lecture on Illustrator program basics such as :
What is Illustrator? What are vector graphics?
The PEN tool – the pen tool is one of the most important tools to master in Illustrator. Throughout the semester you will get better at the pen tool, but only with lots of practice!
Selection vs. Direct Selection
Pen tool basics: add, subtract, convert, handlebars, curves, pencil
More pen tool resources:
I will show many student examples today.
Remember that we are building a logo, business card (front and back), letterhead and novelty item. Start with the logo, then work from there to create a consistent and successful branding campaign.