Illustrator in a Day

Adobe Illustrator Workshop in NYC

Learn the fundamentals of Illustrator with this one-day class.  You'll create scalable vector graphics, learn to draw with the Pen tool, and you'll create stunning portfolio-worthy visuals by the end of the day.

Learn Illustrator through hands-on exercises in a very small class setting. You’ll receive a step-by-step workbook, and you'll learn from an industry professional.

This Illustrator class is conducted at our design school, Noble Desktop, located at 594 Broadway in SoHo.

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Register for a Class 

$325 6 Hours Mac and PC provided 594 Broadway, NYC In-person classroom training

This course is offered at our design school, Noble Desktop, in SoHo. View upcoming dates and register for this course directly on Noble Desktop’s website.

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What You'll Learn

  • Create scalable vector graphics (including logos)
  • Use the Pen tool to create digital drawings
  • Use Shapes, Brushes, and the Paint tool to make stunning visuals

Full Course Syllabus

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Straight Lines

Using the Pen Tool

Adjusting the Workspace

Arranging Objects

Color Fills


Drawing Curves (Pen Tool)

Anchor Points and Direction Points

Default Fill and Stroke

Corners and Curves

Drawing Corners and Curves (Pen Tool)

Adjusting Anchor Points

No Smoking Sign

Fill and Stroke

Basic Shape Tools

Grouping Objects

Layers Panel

Working with Templates

Saving Illustrator Files: Options

Super Hero

Live Trace and Live Paint

Tracing Hand-Drawn Images