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During this course, we'll be exploring the process of drawing out your creative ideas, refining your drawn designs, then building them precisely in Vector format. As you can see here, I've provided some Exercise Files and some extra creative resources that will be available to all Lynda.com members to help you get the most from the movies in this course. They can be found in the Exercise_Files tab on the course details page or if you're watching this tutorial on a DVD, the Exercise Files have been included there.

Exercise files

During this course, we'll be exploring the process of drawing out your creative ideas, refining your drawn designs, then building them precisely in Vector format. As you can see here, I've provided some Exercise Files and some extra creative resources that will be available to all Lynda.com members to help you get the most from the movies in this course. They can be found in the Exercise_Files tab on the course details page or if you're watching this tutorial on a DVD, the Exercise Files have been included there.

All of the build method examples I use in this course are provided in the appropriate chapter folder. So for instance, all these resources are thoroughly documented and you'll be able to learn and use the methodology in your own creative projects. I've also included an Extra Resources folder with additional content that will help you learn and move forward. So let's get started.

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Drawing Vector Graphics

41 video lessons · 49217 viewers

Von Glitschka
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  1. 2m 31s
    1. Welcome
      1m 26s
    2. Exercise files
      1m 5s
  2. 18m 36s
    1. What is illustrative design?
      54s
    2. A systematic creative process
      1m 26s
    3. Exploring analog tools
      2m 39s
    4. Exploring digital tools
      13m 37s
  3. 18m 31s
    1. Creative preparation
      1m 13s
    2. The creative brief
      2m 25s
    3. Creative thinking methods
      1m 2s
    4. Word associations
      1m 55s
    5. Mind mapping
      1m 55s
    6. Before. During. After.
      1m 26s
    7. I think, therefore I design
      2m 46s
    8. Selecting the appropriate style
      2m 57s
    9. Using reference material
      2m 52s
  4. 8m 50s
    1. Solid creative foundation
      53s
    2. Anyone can draw
      2m 17s
    3. Thumbnail sketching
      2m 34s
    4. Refining your drawn ideas
      3m 6s
  5. 44m 40s
    1. Workflow enhancements
      57s
    2. Keyboard shortcuts and recording actions
      2m 25s
    3. Keyboard shortcuts and recording actions: Demo
      13m 15s
    4. Using custom scripts
      6m 44s
    5. Graphic styles and custom color palettes
      8m 19s
    6. Using layers
      7m 15s
    7. Toggling Smart Guides on and off
      5m 45s
  6. 38m 59s
    1. Building your vector shapes
      1m 0s
    2. A roadmap for vector building
      4m 40s
    3. The clockwork method
      7m 4s
    4. Prime point placement
      3m 40s
    5. The point-by-point method
      8m 22s
    6. The shape-building method
      6m 46s
    7. Symmetry is your friend
      6m 1s
    8. Art directing yourself
      1m 26s
  7. 19m 54s
    1. Presenting your designs
      1m 4s
    2. Presentation formats
      5m 50s
    3. Revealing your designs
      1m 36s
    4. Writing a design rationale
      1m 56s
    5. Responding to client revisions
      3m 46s
    6. Renewable creative energy
      5m 42s
  8. 49s
    1. Next steps
      49s

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