Training Courses

Adobe Illustrator For Fashion and Textile Designers : Module 3

One Day Course

Overview

We've been training the London's top design houses and fashion retailers for many years. We've channeled that experience into a brand new suite of courses specifically created to ease the challenges faced by textile designers working in a digital world.

This one day course builds on the skills learned on the first two modules and turns an intermediate designer into a power user with complete control of the software as an aid to the design process.

This course is run as private tuition for one or more delegates. The content can be tailored to fit your requirements or those of a larger team of designers. If you wish to tailor this outline to your exact requirements, please call or email. You should have attended the first two modules module of this course or have a similar level of experience.

  • Private Courses

    One to one tuition or a private group with just your colleagues. Your choice of duration, content and location. We can train at one of our centres or onsite with you wherever you are located.

    We offer a free consultation service to help work out every detail and build the perfect course for you.

    From £499 + VAT

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Course Outline

  • • Managing default panels
    • Creating and editing custom brushes
    • Saving and editing Text Styles

    • Pattern options
    • Raster effect settings
    • Using the Colour Guide panel

    • Working with clipping masks
    • Techniques and Effects
    • Mirroring, array patterns, the blend tool options, 3D effects

    • Colour management across the creative suite
    • Control how colours are reproduced when documents are shared or output.
    • Adding Movement, Softness and Undulations
    • Create the appearance of folds, pleats, and contours
  • • Live Trace
    • Convert photographic images to paths
    • Overlaying textures

    • Envelope distortion
    • Useful Shortcuts
    • Editing Symbols and Patterns

    Using industry standard Pantones
    Opacity Mask
    • Manipulating the appearance stacking order
    • Working with Gradient Meshes

    • Using the Bristle brush
    • Importing ASE files
    • Exporting
Experience + Flexibility

We know training inside out. We can advise you on all the options to make sure you get the best possible course.

Tell us you need to cancel 5 working days before your course and there’s no charge. Great for your peace of mind.

Our trainers bring their years of industry experience into the classroom. You'll leave confident and prepared.

The smallest class size in the industry. More one on one time with the trainer and a less intimidating group size.

Tell us which you use and it'll be booted up and waiting with the latest software when you arrive.

We provide a lovely onsite lunch so you can relax. We can cater for any dietary requirement with no fuss.

Comfort + Location
Reputation + Feedback

Our Clients


We've worked very hard over the last 20 years to grow our business through personal recommendations.

When you attend a course we ask you to tell us how it went. We use your feedback to help us improve our courses.

We publish all our customer satisfaction stats live on our site (good or bad) because we want everyone to know just how highly you rate us every day, every week and every year.

We know that choosing the best course can be difficult, maybe the thoughts of the 10881 other clients we've asked will give you the inspiration to join us too.

The most recent comments from attendees of our courses are shown below. We reckon they will give you a pretty good indication of how they think we perform.

  Client Ratings

Attendees surveyed10881
  Trainer Knowledge9.8 / 10
  Trainer Materials9.6 / 10
  Trainer Preparation9.8 / 10
  Overall Trainer Score9.7 / 10
  Centre Lunch9.6 / 10
  Centre Staff9.9 / 10
  Overall Centre Score9.7 / 10
  Overall Experience9.6 / 10
  % Who Would Recommend Us99.7%

  Recent Feedback


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