vector map of new york created in adobe illustrator

Illustrator for Planners - Advanced

Adobe Illustrator is widely recognized among design professionals as the premier vector drawing software, with many valuable design and mapping applications for urban planning. This course builds upon the Intermediate Illustrator for Planners course, going into more detail on how the program can be used for logo design, map making and other uses.

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Course Info

  • Duration 13 video lessons (100 Mins)
  • Published Published
    2012
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    1.
    Introduction to Illustrator for Planners - Advanced
    Chapter Duration 1 min
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    Actions
    Chapter Duration 5 mins
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    3.
    Live Trace
    Chapter Duration 7 mins
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    Shape Builder and Live Paint Tools
    Chapter Duration 7 mins
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    Clipping Masks
    Chapter Duration 7 mins
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    Scripting
    Chapter Duration 9 mins
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    Basic Logo Design for Planners - Overview
    Chapter Duration 5 mins
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    Basic Logo Design for Planners - Design Details
    Chapter Duration 10 mins
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    Mapping in Illustrator - Overview
    Chapter Duration 5 mins
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    Mapping in Illustrator - Exporting from ArcMap and Opening in Illustrator
    Chapter Duration 13 mins
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    Mapping in Illustrator - Designing Your Map
    Chapter Duration 11 mins
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    Mapping in Illustrator - Finishing Your Design
    Chapter Duration 8 mins
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    Mapping in Illustrator - Linking Your Map in InDesign
    Chapter Duration 6 mins

Course Description

Adobe Illustrator is widely recognized among design professionals as the premier vector drawing software, with many valuable design and mapping applications for urban planning. This course builds upon the Intermediate Illustrator for Planners course, going into more detail on how the program can be used for logo design, map making and other uses.

Learn these skills

  • Communications & Media
  • Drawing & Painting
  • Site Planning
  • Technology
  • Adobe Illustrator

AICP CM

This course is approved for 1.5 AICP CM credits. 

CNU-A

This course is approved for 1.5 CNU-A credit.

SACPLAN CPD

This course is approved for 1.5 SACPLAN CPD point.

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Mike Ernst

Mike Ernst

Mike Ernst is an urban planner and designer whose work has focused on participatory planning, community outreach and innovative urban design through creative and engaging visual communication.

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