vector maps created in adobe illustrator

Illustrator for Planners - Intermediate

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 Introduction to Illustrator course, giving you step-by-step instructions on some of the more complex tools that come with Illustrator CS5.

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Course Info

  • Duration 12 video lessons (101 Mins)
  • Published Published
    2012
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Browse Course Chapters

  • 1. Introduction (2 mins)
  • 2. The Pen Tool (7 mins)
  • 3. Graphs (12 mins)
  • 4. Blending (6 mins)
  • 5. Pathfinder (6 mins)
  • 6. Working with Symbols (11 mins)
  • 7. Warping and Transforming Objects (8 mins)
  • 8. Effects (13 mins)
  • 9. The Gradient Tool (7 mins)
  • 10. Painting and Brushes (9 mins)
  • 11. 3D (6 mins)
  • 12. Perspective Grid Tool (8 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 Introduction to Illustrator course, giving you step-by-step instructions on some of the more complex tools that come with Illustrator CS5.

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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