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Working with Type in Illustrator

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The typography tools in Illustrator are incredibly versatile and powerful. If you are used to working with the text tools in Photoshop, Illustrator's vector type offerings can seem daunting. But fear not! In this course, Cheryl Graham will take you through everything you need to know to master typography in Illustrator.

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Introduction

00:51

1.Introduction
2 lessons, 03:44

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1.1
Introduction
00:51

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1.2
Creating a Custom Typography Workspace
02:53

2.Working with Type Objects
4 lessons, 15:36

2.1
Point Type
03:01

2.2
Area Type
04:41

2.3
Type On A Path
04:59

2.4
Placing Text
02:55

3.Understanding Fonts
5 lessons, 16:48

3.1
Fonts
04:12

3.2
Glyphs
04:39

3.3
OpenType Glyph Replacement
04:02

3.4
Find Font
02:25

3.5
Create Outlines
01:30

4.Character and Paragraph Settings
5 lessons, 22:17

4.1
The Character Panel (Part 1)
05:10

4.2
The Character Panel (Part 2)
06:15

4.3
The Paragraph Panel (Part 1)
02:30

4.4
The Paragraph Panel (Part 2)
02:58

4.5
The Paragraph Panel (Part 3)
05:24

5.Working with Styles
2 lessons, 09:56

5.1
Character Styles
05:22

5.2
Paragraph Styles
04:34

6.Editing Text
2 lessons, 05:23

6.1
Find/Replace
02:40

6.2
Smart Punctuation
02:43

7.Working With Legacy type
1 lesson, 05:11

7.1
Working With Legacy type
05:11


Cheryl Graham trained as a traditional artist in drawing and painting. These days she spends more time in front of the computer than the easel. She's been using Adobe Illustrator for over 15 years. Her Illustrator work has been featured in the "The Adobe Illustrator WOW! Book" and "Real World Illustrator."
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