Drawing simple shapes


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Drawing simple shapes

Although there are ways to create really complex shapes and artwork inside of Adobe Illustrator, some of the most useful tools happen to be the ones that create the most simple of artwork. And so in this movie I am going to exploring how to create basic shapes inside of Adobe Illustrator, and I am going to try to explain to you why creating these basic shapes is such a useful thing inside of Illustrator, especially when it comes to a web design process. So I am going to create a New Document by going to File > New, and once I create this new document, it doesn't matter how big or how small it is, in this case I am going to do 1024 x 768, and I'll just hit OK.

I am going to then open up all of the shape tools; I am going to do that by coming right underneath the Type tool, I'll click and hold to open up this toolbox, and then I am just going to separate these into their own floating tool panel by clicking this little arrow. And then I'll move them out just li...

Drawing simple shapes
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Drawing simple shapes provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Illustrator for Web Design

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Design Web
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Illustrator
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