Adobe Illustrator for Beginners: Transforming Your Objects

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Edit and transform objects to modify a menu as a lead designer while reviewing the tools in Adobe Illustrator.

Incorporate graphic styles into the menu in the Adobe Illustrator project.

Adjust objects, layers, and artboard size for the menu based on client specifications and requested changes in Adobe Illustrator.

1.5 hours
No download needed
Split-screen video
Desktop only

In this guided project, learners will work through steps in Adobe Illustrator to transform and edit appropriate artwork objects and layers for a design document. To make this feel like a real-world experience, learners will be taking on the role of a lead designer and editing a menu design for a client that owns a restaurant. This project is for those interested in learning more about using Adobe Illustrator to create and edit projects. Adobe Illustrator is used to create logos, promotional or branded content, icons, website graphics, digital artwork, and more. If you need to create a graphic design project for marketing, advertising, or branding this is a tool that you want to have familiarity with.

Earn a complimentary subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud.
Learners who pass this Adobe Guided Project will receive a 1-month complimentary subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud.

Skills you will develop

  • Adobe Illustrator

  • Layering shapes

  • Fonts and text

  • Project Design

  • Graphic styles

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Develop Objects

  2. Apply Layers

  3. Incorporate Graphic Styles

  4. Create a Business Card

  5. Add Font and Text

  6. Adjust Objects, Layers, and Artboard Size

  7. Create a Promotional Flyer

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

Frequently Asked Questions

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You can download and keep any of your created files from the Guided Project. To do so, you can use the “File Browser” feature while you are accessing your cloud desktop.

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Yes, everything you need to complete your Guided Project will be available in a cloud desktop that is available in your browser.

You'll learn by doing through completing tasks in a split-screen environment directly in your browser. On the left side of the screen, you'll complete the task in your workspace. On the right side of the screen, you'll watch an instructor walk you through the project, step-by-step.