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Illustrator Bootcamp in NYC

Illustrator Bootcamp in NYC

Illustrator Bootcamp in NYC: Course Overview

Illustrator can be used for a variety of things including logos, patterns, packaging, and more. Build your own portfolio of graphics throughout the course using the drawing tools, Pen tool, layers, patterns, blends, and more.

Our drawing templates will help you master the challenging vector Pen tool in Illustrator. You’ll also learn ways to create complex shapes. The techniques learned in this bootcamp will help you build graphics for both print and web.

This course is delivered in partnership with Noble Desktop, a leading design school in NYC with over three decades of experience.

COVID-19 Note: All New York classes will be held live online until June 30, 2020. Participants can retake the course in-person within a year. Upon registration, we will assist with any required setup.

Illustrator Bootcamp in NYC Course Dates

All classes are led by a live instructor. Class times listed are Eastern time.


Please call 800-851-9237 or 781-376-6044 to schedule a course.

Contact AGI to request course dates.

Illustrator Bootcamp in NYC: Complete Topics Covered

Section 1

  • Straight Lines
  • Curves
  • Corners and Curves

Section 2

  • No Smoking Sign
  • Super Hero

Section 3

  • What’s Behind the Green Door?
  • Mask Till You Drop
  • Masking with Type
  • 3D Shape: Milk Duds Box

Section 4

  • Will It Blend?
  • Wavy Line Blend
  • Juggling Colors and Gradients
  • Combining Shapes with the Pathfinder

Section 5

  • Patterns
  • One-Page Advertisement
  • Stylin’ Effects
  • Appearance and Graphic Styles

Section 6

  • Illustrating a Shirt Design
  • Layers, Artboards & Recoloring Artwork

Illustrator Bootcamp: Prerequisites

A computer and the appropriate software are provided for classes in our classroom location. We recommend that you have the Adobe Illustrator application before starting the class so that you are able to practice upon course completion. You can purchase the software, license Creative Cloud, or obtain a trial version of it from the Adobe website

Illustrator Bootcamp: Course Materials

You will receive a copy of the comprehensive Illustrator training book created by the instructors. This book also serves as a resource for you after the class.

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