Illustrator Training:
San Diego Classroom or Online

Adobe Illustrator is the industry standard software used by designers to create vector graphics: illustrations, logos, line art, and typography. As part of the Creative Cloud suite of applications, Illustrator is a critical part of the workflow for creating professional-looking materials.


Illustrator Fundamentals

Our experts will get you up to speed with step-by-step instructions in the features of this powerful tool. The skills taught also apply to other applications in the Adobe Creative Cloud suite, so you'll soon be on your way to becoming a graphic design professional. In our Illustrator Fundamentals class, you will learn about:

  • Getting Started
  • Working with Type
  • Shape Tools and Drawing Tools
  • Precise Drawing
  • Drawing Exercise
  • Symmetrical Drawing
  • Managing Colors in Artwork
  • Tracing Images, Live Paint and Art Brushes
  • Using Symbols
  • Using 3D Effects
  • Gradients and Blends
  • Masking
  • and much more! See full outline for Illustrator training
Price:  $695 for 12 hours.
In-Person Training:
        No classes scheduled. Get a quote for private training.
Online Live Training:
        May 20 and 21    9am - 4pm  day - register
        Jul 26 and 27    9am - 4pm  day - register
        Sep 23 and 24    9am - 4pm  day - register
        Nov 11 and 12    9am - 4pm  day - register


Illustrator Advanced

The advanced class uses project-based learning to cover expert techniques in illustration. Topics include:

  • Illustration of Color Inked & Scanned Images
  • Illustration of Black & White Designs
  • Seamless Repeating Pattern Creation
  • Logo Design Techniques
  • Creating Intricate Designs
  • Converting Images to Vector Artwork
  • Creating Designs with Typography
  • and much more! See full outline for Illustrator Advanced training
Price:  $750 for 12 hours.
In-Person Training:
        No classes scheduled. Get a quote for private training.
Online Live Training:
        Jul 28 and 29    9am - 4pm  day - register
        Sep 27 and 28    9am - 4pm  day - register
        Nov 15 and 16    9am - 4pm  day - register

Illustrator Training Reviews:

4.5/5 review stars
Rated 4.7/5 based on 185 student reviews.

The training was very useful, I feel confident that I can use illustrator for what I need
- Christopher Arnold

This was a great meaningful training and I learned so much from it! The instructor was very knowledgeable and made the lesson very engaging and personable. She took the time to answer all my questions and walk me through the program step by step. Thank you for such a fun course!
- Ivette Lopez, US Fish and Wildlife Service, Sacramento

Helpful for developing fundamental knowledge of illustrator. Great addition to my knowledge of other adobe products.
- Emily Torres, Sutter Health

Really a good class. Went through a lot of material but did not feel rushed.
- Larry Hood, Moraga

Overall, the class was very helpful. I learned quite a bit about Illusrator.
- Kimberly Tafoya, Basic American Foods, Walnut Creek

Great! Instructor is knowledgeable and communicates clearly.
- Chiamaka Ogwuegbu, SFMTA

Good, I feel like I now have a firm grasp of the basic tools and am prepared to try new things.
- Michael Conti, Define America, San Leandro

I learned a lot from the instructor. I would definitely take more classes from him.
- Kathleen Haugen, NVUSD, Napa

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