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Sketch Training Class in Boston on September 24 2018

Sketch training class

Mon, Sep 24 2018
9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training Boston
American Graphics Institute AGI Training Boston
120 Presidential Way
Woburn MA 01801

2018-05-25 11:36:47 $495.00

In this hands-on Sketch class learn to efficiently create prototypes for websites and apps. This Sketch training provides professionals involved in the design of websites and apps with experience creating prototypes using the Sketch app. UI and UX professionals as well as business analysts and developers all benefit from learning to create interactive prototypes.

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Getting to know Sketch
  • Sketch Overview 
  • Workspace Overview
  • Using the Toolbar, Layer List, and the Inspector
  • Understanding pages and layers
  • Working with artboards in the infinite canvas
Navigating Sketch pages and artboards
  • Viewing, Zooming, Pixel Preview, Pixel Zoom
  • Precision placement using rulers, grids, and guides
  • Preferences for best viewing
  • Helpful keyboard shortcuts
Sketch Artboards in detail
  • Creating, naming, and editing artboards
  • Creating backgrounds for your artboards
  • Aligning and distributing your artboards
  • Adding scrolling to your artboard
Using Sketch layers
  • Adding and naming layers
  • Selecting and moving layers
  • Grouping and ungrouping
  • Rearranging the stacking order of layers
Creating shapes and other objects in Sketch
  • Creating and editing objects
  • Using Boolean tools to customize shapes
  • Changing properties such as fill, border, opacity and corners
  • Quick shape keyboard shortcuts
Transforming and positioning Sketch objects
  • Resizing, rotating
  • Setting up resizing constraints
  • Align and distribute
  • Rotating multiple layers
Creating fills, strokes and borders in Sketch
  • Selecting and creating Local and Global colors
  • Opacity and blending
  • Borders, shadows, and blurs
  • Saving object styles
Creating styles to work efficiently in Sketch
  • Creating layers styles
  • Sharing layer styles
  • Editing and updating styles
  • Using plug-ins to sync styles
Sketch Masking
  • Masking shapes with objects and text
  • Filling shapes with images
Using the Sketch Drawing tools
  • Pen tool
  • Pencil tool
Importing artwork into Sketch from other applications and file formats
  • Import into Sketch from XD, Illustrator, Photoshop, PDF
  • Importing general file formats
  • Importing and editing images
  • Cropping images
  • Removing backgrounds from images
Creating and editing text in Sketch
  • Adding text areas
  • Changing text properties
  • Saving text styles
Saving Sketch artwork as symbols
  • Creating symbols
  • Editing and updating symbols
  • Overriding and detaching symbols
  • Creating and using nested symbols
  • Organizing your symbols for easy access
Creating and using Sketch libraries
  • Using existing libraries
  • Creating your own library
  • Modifying Sketch libraries
  • Enabling and disabling libraries
Prototyping with Sketch
  • Creating links and custom hotspots
  • Breaking and re-directing links
  • Removing all links
  • Testing and previewing
  • Using the Mirror app to test your app on your phone
Saving & exporting Sketch prototypes
  • Saving files
  • Saving templates
  • Sharing files
  • Exporting assets 
  • Exporting to PDF
Helpful Sketch Plug-ins
  • Measuring specs
  • Style library options and more


AGI Training Boston
120 Presidential Way
Woburn, MA
(781) 376-6044
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