Illustrator Training:
San Jose Online Live

Professional designers use Adobe Illustrator to create high-quality vector graphics: logos, illustrations, and diagrams -- anything with lines, curves, points and polygons. Adobe Illustrator is an integral part of the workflow in the Adobe Creative Cloud suite. All our Illustrator classes are offered both in-person at our downtown San Francisco facility as well as online with a live instructor. We offer both introductory and advanced Illustrator classes.


Illustrator Fundamentals

Mastering the fundamentals of this powerful software is crucial to creating professional-looking graphics for both print and the web. Many of the skills you'll learn in this Illustrator class also apply to other design applications, since the Adobe interface is similar between programs in the suite. Although Illustrator can be intimidating to a first-time user, we break it down step-by-step, guiding you through simple and easy-to-follow exercises.

  • 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.

Illustrator Advanced

After mastering the fundamentals, this class lets you explore the more powerful techniques and features of the program to increase your productivity and enhance your illustrations. In this Illustrator Advanced training you will learn to:

  • 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.

Illustrator Training Reviews:

5/5 review stars
Rated 4.9/5 based on 68 student reviews.

Very good training. Instructor was very good with questions and knowledge.
- Dennis Crowley, Crowley Design, Butte

Yes very helpful. And was very helpful in terms of using other Adobe Programs!
- Jenny Chiuchiarelli, Modewalk, Burlingame

A lot of valuable content, tips and tricks.
- Amanda Wasmer, MobileIron, Mountain View

Very valuable, organized, information packed.
- Anna Shkolnikov, Alien Technology, Morgan Hill

I really enjoyed the class, she actually went above my expectations and customized to fit our individual needs. I would definitely take more courses with instructor because she was excellent
- Christina, Quintero, Fremont

Wonderful! Not only informative in the things I did not know in Illustrator, but the instructor helped each classmate with any issues they were coming across in their work.
- Courtney Hunt, Arista, Santa Clara

Good setup. Good materials. Nice instructor. Recommend to anyone who wants to learn Illustrator.
- Cuong Ta, Avid, Mountain View

Very informative, fun.
- Danielle Lan, Netgear, San Jose

► More reviews...