Coming up with ideas should never solely rely on a question and answer approach…to information gathering.…You also need to balance it with unexpected research and discovery methods as well.…Here are some fun conceptual thinking methods you can use to break free from…routine, and step into the realm of the unexpected, after all that's where all…great ideas come from.…The three conceptual thinking methods I'll cover are, Word Associations, …Mind Mapping, and one called Before, During and After.…
With these simple methods you'll be able to leverage ideas, that would otherwise…be left untapped, and make connections that could have easily gone unnoticed …or may have been overlooked altogether.…We'll cover each of these methods in greater detail in the following movies.…Reference your Exercise Files to use them within your own creative process, …and unlock great ideas for your clients.…
- What is illustrative design?
- Establishing a creative brief
- Defining client expectations
- Exploring creative thinking exercises
- Art directing your drawing
- Selecting an appropriate style for each project
- Drawing and thumbnail sketching
- Discerning anchor point placement
- Building vector drawings with shapes
- Presenting your illustrations
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 12/01/2015. What changed?
A: We updated 17 movies to reflect changes to the vector drawing workflow in Illustrator CC 2015.
Illustrator: Drawing without the Pen Toolwith Mordy Golding4h 39m Intermediate
Illustrator CS6 Essential Trainingwith Justin Seeley8h 48m Beginner
Insights on Illustrative Designwith Von Glitschka31m 2s Beginner
1. The Process
2. Creative Preparation
3. Drawing Your Design
4. Workflow Enhancements
5. Building Vector Shapes
6. Presenting Your Designs
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