bring your illustration talent into the digital realm and discover how to create art for advertising agencies, design studios, and the entertainment industry. in this path, you'll learn to create logos and illustrations using today's best design software for digital illustrators.
learn to draw vector graphics and digitize hand drawn art.
optimize your workflow and seamlessly move through applications.
practice with essential training in industry leading software, including illustrator and adobe pen.
introducing illustrator (2013) with deke mcclelland
quickly learn how to use adobe illustrator to create digital illustrations with no experience required.
3h 55m • course
learning the adobe pen tool with deke mcclelland
learn how to draw with the pen tool more effectively in photoshop, illustrator, and indesign.
3h 50m • course
drawing vector graphics with von glitschka
join professional designer and illustrator von glitschka as he shares his experience on how to research, draw, refine, build, and present vector graphics.
5h 34m • course
drawing vector graphics: color and detail with von glitschka
add dimension, texture, and color to your designs with adobe illustrator, and make your illustrations more rich and unique.
5h • course
creating and using textures for design with von glitschka
learn how to collect and enhance real-world textures and integrate them into your digital designs.
4h 8m • course
drawing vector graphics: patterns with von glitschka
learn how to build repeating patterns from scratch, and create patterns quickly with the illustrator pattern tools and pattern brushes.
3h 59m • course
drawing and painting in photoshop with daniel lieske
learn how draw and paint digitally using adobe photoshop. this course is designed specifically for artists who want to transition their skills to a digital canvas.
5h 16m • course
wacom essential training with john derry
learn how to set up and master your wacom tablet in ways that streamline your work, expand your creative options, and warm up your drawing arm.
3h 19m • course
illustrator draw: working mobile with tony harmer
get started with illustrator draw, the vector drawing app from adobe that allows you to create illustrations on your iphone, ipad, ipad pro, or android phone or tablet.
2h 19m • course
you'll learn digital illustration with these experts
deke mcclelland is an award-winning author, an educator, and a titan of image editing and graphic design.
deke is the author of more than 50 video courses on creative imaging, graphics, 3d, and design for the industry-leading lynda.com. one of the most award-winning writers in the business, deke has written over 80 books translated into 24 languages, with more than 4 million copies in print. these have included the photoshop bible, several for dummies books, and his own one-on-one series published under deke press. in his spare time, deke runs dekeonline (deke.com), where he posts episodes of his popular lynda.com weekly series, deke's techniques. he lives in boulder, colorado with his two sons.
von glitschka is a designer, illustrator, and avid pursuer of all things creative.
von is creative director of glitschka studios, a multidisciplinary design firm in the pacific northwest. the studio shines as a creative hired gun for ad agencies, design firms, and in-house corporate art departments all around the world.
he's a popular speaker on the topics of design, creativity, branding, and marketing and has written six books.
daniel lieske is a passionate artist and cg designer. he is currently a product specialist at wacom.
in addition to his involvement in the german forum digitaldecoy and his work creating digital art for computer and console games, daniel is the creator of the wormworld saga, an acclaimed online graphic novel. visit his website at //www.digitaldecoy.de.
john derry is a pioneer of digital painting and one of the original authors of corel painter.
since 1985, he has leveraged his background in drawing and painting to advance the look and experience of traditional art-making tools on the computer. john has a master's degree in painting from cranbrook academy of art, is a practicing artist and photographer, and has two u.s. patents relating to expressive digital mark-making. adobe recently designated john as a photoshop painting pioneer. he teaches digital painting workshops and holds a photographic craftsman degree from professional photographers of america. john can be found online at www.pixlart.com.
tony harmer is an educator and illustrator. he has 160+ certifications—including adobe creative suite master.
tony harmer has worked in the creative industry for over thirty years on a range of design, illustration, and web/screen projects. an adobe certified expert and instructor with more than 160 certifications and one of only a few to achieve status as a creative suite master, tony has delivered training all over the uk and europe.
tony has written frequently for computer arts magazine and is a guest author on a number of blogs, but more than anything, he still just loves to sit and draw.